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PUBLIC SERVICE ACT 2008 - SECT 284
Appeals started before commencement
284 Appeals started before commencement
(1) This section applies if a person before the commencement starts an appeal
under chapter 7, part 1 and the appeal has not been decided or withdrawn at
the commencement (a
"transitional appeal" ).
(2) A transitional appeals officer or
transitional delegate must hear and decide, or continue to hear and decide, a
transitional appeal under the old appeals provisions.
(3) For the purposes of
(a) this Act as in force before the commencement continues
to apply; and
(b) the former appeals officer and a former delegate are taken
to hold the appointment and delegation ended under section 282; and
there is a vacancy in the office of the former appeals officer, the
commission chief executive may appoint a person under old section 88A to be a
transitional appeals officer; and
(d) a transitional appeals officer may
delegate his or her functions in relation to the appeal to an appropriately
(4) Each appointment and delegation mentioned in subsection
(3)(b), (c) and (d) in effect when the last transitional appeal is decided or
withdrawn ends when the decision is made or the withdrawal happens.
"transitional appeals officer" means—
(a) the former appeals officer; or
(b) a person appointed under subsection (3) to be the
transitional appeals officer.
"transitional delegate" mans—
(a) a former delegate; or
(b) a person who is
delegated under subsection (3) to hear and decide an appeal.
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