An Act to amend the Institute of Sport Act 1995 in relation to the staff of the New South Wales Institute of Sport and for other purposes.
1 Name of Act
This Act is the Institute of Sport Amendment Act 2003.
This Act commences on a day or days to be appointed by proclamation.
3 Amendment of Institute of Sport Act 1995 No 52
The Institute of Sport Act 1995 is amended as set out in Schedule 1.
Schedule 1 Amendments
 Section 3 Definitions
Omit the definition of Director.
 Section 17
Omit the section. Insert instead:17 Chief executive officer(1) The Board may, in consultation with the Minister, appoint a chief executive officer of the Institute. Chapter 2 of the Public Sector Employment and Management Act 2002 does not apply to or in respect of the chief executive officer.(2) The chief executive officer is a member of staff of the Institute.(3) The chief executive officer is responsible for the day-to-day management of the Institute subject to and in accordance with the policies and other decisions of the Board and subject to any direction of the Minister.(4) Any act, matter or thing done in the name of, or on behalf of, the Institute by the chief executive officer is taken to have been done by the Institute.
 Section 18
Omit the section. Insert instead:18 Staff of Institute(1) The Institute may employ such staff as may be necessary to enable the Institute to exercise its functions. Chapter 2 of the Public Sector Employment and Management Act 2002 does not apply to or in respect of any such staff.(2) The regulations may make provision for or with respect to the employment of the staff of the Institute, including the conditions of employment and the discipline of any such staff.(3) The Institute may arrange for the use of the services of any staff (by secondment or otherwise) or facilities of a Government agency. For the purposes of this Act, a person whose services are made use of under this section is a member of staff of the Institute.(4) The Institute may engage consultants for the purposes of getting expert advice.
 Section 19 Sporting Development Advisory Committee
Omit the section.
 Section 24 Payments from Fund
Omit “Director”. Insert instead “chief executive officer”.
 Section 27
Omit the section. Insert instead:27 Personal liability of members of the Board and certain other personsA matter or thing done or omitted to be done by:(a) the Institute, or(b) a member of staff of the Institute, or(c) the Board or a committee of the Board, ordoes not, if the matter or thing was done or omitted to be done in good faith for the purpose of executing this Act, subject the member or a person so acting personally to any action, liability, claim or demand.(d) a member of the Board, a member of a committee of the Board or any person acting under the direction of the Board or of a committee of the Board,
 Section 29 Custody and use of seal
Omit “Director” wherever occurring.Insert instead “chief executive officer”.