National Disability Authority Act, 1999

Consultants, advisers and advisory committees.

11.—(1) Subject to the consent of the Minister, given with the consent of the Minister for Finance in respect of matters to which subsection (3) relates, the Authority may from time to time appoint such and so many advisory committees and engage such and so many consultants or advisers as it may consider necessary for the performance of its functions.

(2) The appointment of a person to an advisory committee or as an adviser or consultant to the Authority shall be subject to such terms and conditions and for such period as the Authority may consider appropriate.

(3) Any fees or expenses incurred, which have been agreed by the Minister with the prior sanction of the Minister for Finance, and which are due to a consultant or adviser or to a member of an advisory committee appointed under this section, shall be paid out of moneys at the disposal of the Authority.