6A. Deputy Parliamentary Commissioner
(1) The Deputy Commissioner shall perform such duties as the Commissioner directs.
(2) Subject to section 7, when ¾
(a) the Commissioner is absent from duty for any reason or is absent from the State;
(b) the Commissioner has been suspended; or
(c) the office of Commissioner is vacant,
the Deputy Commissioner shall act in the office of the Commissioner during the absence, suspension or vacancy and he may, while so acting, exercise all the powers and functions, and shall perform all the duties, of the Commissioner.
[Section 6A inserted by No. 13 of 1982 s. 5.]