7(1)The Director General ceases to be an ex-officio member of SOCA on ceasing to be Director General.E+W+S+N.I.
(2)Any other ex-officio member of SOCA ceases to be such a member—
(a)on ceasing to be an employee of SOCA, or
(b)if the Director General by notice in writing revokes his appointment as ex-officio member.
(3)Before revoking an appointment under sub-paragraph (2)(b) the Director General must consult the chairman of SOCA.
(4)An ex-officio member other than the Director General may at any time resign his office as ex-officio member by giving notice in writing to the Director General.