PART 2Membership, proceedings and administration

Financial provisions

12.—(1) An appointing authority shall meet any reasonable expenses incurred by any local access forum within their area or by the members of that forum.

(2) For the purposes of paragraph (1), reasonable expenses incurred by the members of a local access forum are such expenses as are incurred by them in connection with their attendance at meetings of the forum and any other activities relating to the discharge of the functions of the forum, but only in respect of—

(a)travel and subsistence costs; and

(b)any expenses of arranging for the care of their children or dependants.