Presiding Officer - P.2018/9
The States are asked:
To elect a sitting Member of the States as President of the Committee for Education, Sport & Culture to complete the unexpired term of office, that is to the 30th June 2020, of Deputy P. R. Le Pelley who has resigned from that office, and whose letter of resignation is appended hereto, in accordance with Rule 16 of The Rules of Procedure of the States of Deliberation and their Committees.
1. Pursuant to the Constitution of the Committee for Education, Sport & Culture, a President of the Board shall not be the President or a member of the Policy & Resources Committee nor the President of the Scrutiny Management Committee.
2. Pursuant to paragraph 4 of Rule 16 of The Rules of Procedure of the States of Deliberation and their Committees the election will be conducted as follows:
(a) The Presiding Officer will invite Members to propose eligible candidates and another Member must second each nomination;
(b) In respect of each candidate in turn, the Presiding Officer will invite first the proposer to speak for not more than five minutes following which the candidate may speak for not more than ten minutes. Thereafter, if there are two or more candidates, he will allow Members to question the candidates, subject to the provisos in the Rules.)