New Zealand Security Intelligence Service Act 1969

  • repealed
  • New Zealand Security Intelligence Service Act 1969: repealed, on 28 September 2017, by section 242(3)(a) of the Intelligence and Security Act 2017 (2017 No 10).
5B Term of office

(1)

Every person appointed as the Commissioner must be appointed for a term of 3 years, and may from time to time be reappointed.

(2)

When a person’s term as Commissioner expires, the person, unless sooner vacating office by death or by resignation, or by removal from office under section 5C, continues to hold office until—

(a)

the person is reappointed as Commissioner; or

(b)

the person’s successor comes into office.

(3)

The person appointed as Commissioner may at any time resign his or her office by written notice given to the Minister.

Compare: 1996 No 47 s 6

Section 5B: inserted, on 1 September 1999, by section 7 of the New Zealand Security Intelligence Service Amendment Act (No 2) 1999 (1999 No 91).