10Power to delegate and establish committeesE+W+S+N.I.
For section 9 (licence committees and other committees) of the 1990 Act substitute—
“9APower to delegate and establish committees
(1)The Authority may delegate a function to a committee, to a member or to staff.
(2)The Authority may establish such committees or sub-committees as it thinks fit (whether to advise the Authority or to exercise a function delegated to it by the Authority).
(3)Subject to any provision made by regulations under section 20A (appeals committees), the members of the committees or sub-committees may include persons who are not members of the Authority.
(4)Subsection (1) has effect subject to any enactment requiring a decision to be taken by members of the Authority or by a committee consisting of members of the Authority.”