Termination of appointmentsE+W+S+N.I.
9(1)The person who chairs NAO may resign by giving written notice to the Prime Minister.E+W+S+N.I.
(2)Any other non-executive member may resign by giving written notice to the Public Accounts Commission.
10(1)Her Majesty may terminate the appointment of the person who chairs NAO on an address of both Houses of Parliament.E+W+S+N.I.
(2)The Public Accounts Commission may terminate the appointment of any other non-executive member by giving the member written notice if—
(a)the member has been absent from meetings of NAO without NAO's permission for a period of more than 3 months,
(b)the member has become bankrupt or has made an arrangement with creditors,
(c)the member's estate has been sequestrated in Scotland or the member has entered into a debt arrangement programme under Part 1 of the Debt Arrangement and Attachment (Scotland) Act 2002 (asp 17) as the debtor or has, under Scots law, made a composition or arrangement with, or granted a trust deed for, the member's creditors,
(d)the member is unfit to continue the appointment because of misconduct,
(e)the member has failed to comply with the terms of the appointment, or
(f)the member is otherwise unable, unfit or unwilling to carry out the member's functions.