|1052||Title:||UNION CHURCH INCORPORATION ORDINANCE||Gazette Number:||32 of 1999|
Adaptation amendments retroactively made - see 32 of 1999 s. 3
(1) Each Minister, on first appointment, shall be selected at a general meeting in such manner as may be prescribed, on the joint recommendation of the Deacons' Court and the committee, meeting together and, on such selection, shall be appointed by the committee upon such terms as may be agreed.
(2) The appointment of a Minister may be renewed by the committee on the joint recommendation of the Deacons' Court and of the committee, meeting together, subject to approval by a general meeting, in such manner as may be prescribed.
(3) The Deacons' Court and the committee meeting together may appoint any person to act as Minister during the absence from Hong Kong or inability to perform his duties, through illness or for any other cause, of any person appointed as Minister under this section. (Amended 32 of 1999 s. 3)