(1) The Parliamentary Budget Officer is eligible to receive the remuneration and allowances specified in the instrument of appointment.
(2) Subject to this section, the Parliamentary Budget Officer must not—
(a) engage in any paid employment outside the duties of office, whether directly or indirectly; or
(b) hold any other position or office.
(3) The Parliamentary Budget Officer may engage in outside employment or hold another position or office with the prior consent of the Parliamentary Committee.
(4) The Parliamentary Committee may consent under subsection (3) only if satisfied that—
(a) the responsibilities of the outside employment, position or office will not prevent or restrict the Parliamentary Budget Officer from carrying out the duties of the office; and
(b) engaging in that employment, or holding that position or office, will not give rise to any conflict of interest.