Clerks to police authorities renamed chief executivesE+W
18(1)Section 16 (appointment of clerk by police authority) is amended as follows.E+W
(2)In subsections (1) and (2), for “clerk to” there is substituted “ chief executive of ”.
(3)In the heading, for “clerk” there is substituted “ chief executive ”.
19In Schedule 6 (appeals to police appeal tribunals), in paragraph 6(2), for “clerk” there is substituted “ chief executive ”.E+W
20(1)A reference in subordinate legislation (within the meaning of the Interpretation Act 1978 (c. 30)) to the clerk to a police authority has effect as a reference to the chief executive of the authority.E+W
(2)A person holding office as clerk to a police authority on the commencement of paragraph 18 continues in that office as chief executive of the authority.
(3)In this paragraph “” means—
(a)a police authority established under section 3 of the Police Act 1996 (c. 16);
(b)the Metropolitan Police Authority.