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Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 No 101
Current version for 18 August 2017 to date (accessed 24 August 2017 at 18:49)
Part 8 Section 133
133   Procedure of Scientific Committee
(1)  The procedure for the calling of meetings of the Scientific Committee and for the conduct of business at those meetings is, subject to this Act and the regulations, to be as determined by the Scientific Committee.
(2)  The quorum for a meeting of the Scientific Committee is 6 members.
(3)  The Chairperson of the Scientific Committee or, in the absence of the Chairperson, the Deputy Chairperson or, in the absence of both the Chairperson and the Deputy Chairperson, another member elected to chair the meeting, is to preside at a meeting of the Scientific Committee. The person presiding at a meeting has a deliberative vote but not a casting vote.
(4)  A decision supported by a majority of the votes cast at a meeting of the Scientific Committee at which a quorum is present is the decision of the Scientific Committee.
(5)  The Scientific Committee may invite suitably qualified persons to attend meetings to advise or inform the Scientific Committee on any matter.