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LORD HOWE ISLAND ACT 1953 - SECT 4
Lord Howe Island Board
(1) There is constituted a corporation under the name of the “Lord Howe
(2) The Board is charged with the responsibility of
administering the affairs of the Island.
(3) The Board is to consist of 7
members, of whom:
(a) four are to be Islanders, and
(b) one is to be a person
appointed to represent the interests of business and tourism, and
(c) one is
to be a person appointed to represent the interests of conservation, and
one is to be a person employed in the Department of Premier and Cabinet.
The members referred to in subsection (3) (a) are to be appointed by the
Minister following an election conducted in accordance with Division 3.
The members referred to in subsection (3) (b), (c) and (d) are to be appointed
by the Minister, and are not to be Islanders.
(6) For the purposes of any
Act, the Board is taken to be a statutory body representing the Crown.
Schedule 1A has effect with respect to the constitution and procedure of the
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