National Disability Authority Act, 1999

Term of office, etc.

21.—(1) The term of office of a member of the Authority shall be not more than 4 years and no person shall be appointed a member of the Authority for more than 2 consecutive terms.

(2) Each member of the Authority shall act on a part-time basis and shall be paid such allowances for expenses as the Minister with the consent of the Minister for Finance may determine.

(3) A member of the Authority may resign from the Authority by letter addressed to the Minister and the resignation shall take effect as and from the date on which the Minister receives the letter.

(4) The Minister may at any time remove a member from the Authority where the Minister considers that such member has become incapable of performing his or her functions or has committed stated misbehaviour, or where such member's removal is considered necessary for the effective performance of the Authority.