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5(1)The Secretary of State shall—
(a)pay appointed members such remuneration, fees and expenses as may be determined by him; and
(b)pay, or make provision for paying, any person who is or has been an appointed member such pensions, allowances or gratuities as may be so determined.
(2)If the Secretary of State determines that there are special circumstances that make it right for a person ceasing to hold office as an appointed member (otherwise than on the expiration of his term of office) to receive compensation, the Secretary of State may pay an amount of compensation determined by him to that person.
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