Section 157 Liquor Act 2007 | Delegations by Authority


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Section 157 of the Liquor Act 2007 (NSW) is concerned with Delegations by Authority and is set out below.

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The Legislation

157 Delegations

(1) An office holder may delegate to a person any function conferred or imposed on the office holder by or under this Act, other than this power of delegation. The power of the Authority to delegate its functions under this Act is contained in the Gaming and Liquor Administration Act 2007.

(2) A person to whom a function has been delegated by the Minister or the Commissioner of Police may delegate the function to another person, subject to any conditions to which the delegation by the Minister or the Commissioner is subject.

(3) In this section:”office holder” means any of the following:
(a) the Minister,
(b) the Commissioner of Police,
(c) the Director-General.

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