Workplace Injury Management and Workers Compensation Act 1998 No 86
Current version for 22 November 2019 to date (accessed 13 July 2020 at 00:46)
26   Appointment of acting Independent Review Officer
(1)  The Minister may, from time to time, appoint a person to act in the office of the Independent Review Officer during the illness or absence of the Independent Review Officer or during a vacancy in the office of the Independent Review Officer. The person, while so acting, has all the functions of the Independent Review Officer and is taken to be the Independent Review Officer.
(2)  The Minister may, at any time, remove a person from office as acting Independent Review Officer.
(3)  An acting Independent Review Officer is entitled to be paid such remuneration (including travelling and subsistence allowances) as the Minister may from time to time determine.