Planning and Development Act, 2000
Board's quorum, vacancies, etc.
108.—(1) The quorum for a meeting of the Board shall be 3.
(2) Subject to subsection (1), the Board may act notwithstanding a vacancy in the office of chairperson or deputy chairperson or among the ordinary members.
(3) Where a vacancy occurs or is due to occur in the office of chairperson or deputy chairperson or among the ordinary members, the Minister shall, as soon as may be, take steps to fill the vacancy.
(4) (a) Where, owing to the illness of the chairperson or of an ordinary member, or for any other reason, a sufficient number of members of the Board is not available to enable the Board effectively to perform its functions, the Minister may, as an interim measure, appoint from among the officers referred to in section 106 (1)(g) or the employees of the Board, one or more persons to be an ordinary member.
(b) A person shall not be appointed to be an ordinary member under this subsection for a term in excess of one year.