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Governance Review Implementation (Science Research Agencies) Bill 2007

Schedule 2 Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation Act 1987

   

1  Subsection 3(1) (definition of appointed member )

Omit “Executive Director”, substitute “Chief Executive Officer”.

2  Subsection 3(1)

Insert:

Chief Executive Officer means the Chief Executive Officer of the Organisation.

3  Subsection 3(1) (definition of Executive Director )

Repeal the definition.

4  Subsection 3(1) (paragraph (a) of the definition of member of the staff of the Organisation )

Omit “Executive Director”, substitute “Chief Executive Officer”.

5  Subsection 9(1)

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

             (1)  The Board consists of:

                     (a)  the Chief Executive Officer; and

                     (b)  at least 5, but not more than 8, other members.

6  Subsections 9(2), (7), (10), (11) and (12)

Omit “Executive Director”, substitute “Chief Executive Officer”.

7  Subsection 9(12)

Omit “is only one appointed member”, substitute “are fewer than 5 appointed members”.

8  After section 16

Insert:

16A  Chief Executive Officer not to take part in certain deliberations of Board

                   The Chief Executive Officer:

                     (a)  must not take part in any deliberation or decision of the Board with respect to him or her; and

                     (b)  is to be disregarded for the purpose of constituting a quorum of the Board for any such deliberation or decision.

9  Part IV (heading)

Repeal the heading, substitute:

Part IV Chief Executive Officer

10  Subsection 18(1)

Omit “an Executive Director”, substitute “a Chief Executive Officer”.

Note:       The heading to section 18 is replaced by the heading “ Chief Executive Officer ”.

11  Paragraph 18(3)(a)

Omit “Executive Director”, substitute “Chief Executive Officer”.

12  Section 19

Omit “Executive Director” (wherever occurring), substitute “Chief Executive Officer”.

Note:       The heading to section 19 is altered by omitting “ Executive Director ” and substituting “ Chief Executive Officer ”.

13  Section 20

Omit “Executive Director” (wherever occurring), substitute “Chief Executive Officer”.

Note:       The heading to section 20 is altered by omitting “ Executive Director ” and substituting “ Chief Executive Officer ”.

14  Section 21

Omit “Executive Director” (wherever occurring), substitute “Chief Executive Officer”.

15  Subsection 21A(1)

Omit “Executive Director”, substitute “Chief Executive Officer”.

16  Subsection 21A(2)

Omit all the words from and including “Executive” to and including “Minister”, substitute “Chief Executive Officer leave of absence, other than recreation leave, on such terms and conditions as to remuneration or otherwise as the Board”.

17  Section 21B

Omit “Executive Director” (wherever occurring), substitute “Chief Executive Officer”.

18  Section 21C

Omit “Executive Director” (wherever occurring), substitute “Chief Executive Officer”.

19  At the end of section 21C

Add:

             (3)  The Board may terminate the appointment of the Chief Executive Officer if the Board is satisfied that the performance of the Chief Executive Officer has been unsatisfactory for a significant period.

20  Section 22

Omit “Executive Director” (wherever occurring), substitute “Chief Executive Officer”.

21  Section 22

Omit “Minister”, substitute “Board”.

22  Section 23

Omit “Executive Director” (wherever occurring), substitute “Chief Executive Officer”.

Note:       The heading to section 23 is altered by omitting “ Executive Director ” and substituting “ Chief Executive Officer ”.

23  Section 24

Omit “Executive Director” (wherever occurring), substitute “Chief Executive Officer”.

24  Section 31

Repeal the section.

25  Paragraph 42(1)(b)

Omit “, sections 11 and 17, subsections 26(1), (2), (9), (11), (15) and (16) and sections 28, 31”, substitute “and sections 11, 17”.

26  Section 45

Omit “Executive Director” (wherever occurring), substitute “Chief Executive Officer”.

Note:       The heading to section 45 is altered by omitting “ Executive Director ” and substituting “ Chief Executive Officer ”.