Validity of proceedingsE+W+S+N.I.
19(1)The validity of any proceedings of OFCOM, of the chairman and other non-executive members of OFCOM or of any committee established by OFCOM shall not be affected by—
(a)any vacancy in the membership of OFCOM or of such a committee;
(b)any defect in the appointment of the chairman, deputy chairman or any other member of OFCOM;
(c)any failure of the Secretary of State to comply with the requirements of section 1(6)(b); or
(d)any failure to comply with any arrangements under paragraph 15 or with any of the requirements of paragraph 17.
(2)Nothing in sub-paragraph (1)(d) shall validate any proceedings of a meeting which (apart from any matter falling within sub-paragraph (1)(b) or (c)) is inquorate.