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ABORIGINAL LAND RIGHTS (NORTHERN TERRITORY) ACT 1976 - SECT 20M

Termination of appointment

             (1)  The Governor-General may terminate the appointment of the Executive Director for misbehaviour or physical or mental incapacity.

             (2)  The Governor-General must terminate the appointment of the Executive Director if:

                     (a)  the Executive Director:

                              (i)  becomes bankrupt; or

                             (ii)  applies to take the benefit of any law for the relief of bankrupt or insolvent debtors; or

                            (iii)  compounds with his or her creditors; or

                            (iv)  makes an assignment of his or her remuneration for the benefit of his or her creditors; or

                     (b)  the Executive Director is absent, except on leave of absence, for 14 consecutive days or for 28 days in any 12 months; or

                     (c)  the Executive Director is appointed on a full-time basis and engages, except with the Minister's approval, in paid employment outside the duties of his or her office; or

                     (d)  the Executive Director is appointed on a part-time basis and engages in paid employment that conflicts or may conflict with the proper performance of his or her duties; or

                     (e)  the Executive Director fails, without reasonable excuse, to comply with section 20N.



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