(1) Subject to subsection (2) , the Authority may delegate any of its functions or powers other than this power of delegation.(2) The Authority shall, by instrument in writing, delegate to any person for the time being appointed as an officer under section 38 (2) , the performance or exercise of the Authority's functions and powers under Division 1 of Part III , and shall not revoke wholly or in part the delegation while he or she holds that appointment.(3) A delegation under subsection (2) may be unconditional or, if the instrument of delegation so provides, conditional.(4) If the delegation under subsection (2) is conditional, the delegate is, in the performance and exercise of the delegated functions and powers, subject to the direction of the chief forest practices officer.(5) . . . . . . . .(6) . . . . . . . .(7) . . . . . . . .