For the saving and transitional provisions relating to the amendments made by the Resolution of the Legislative Council (L.N. 130 of 2007), see paragraph (12) of that Resolution.
(1) (Repealed 3 of 2003 s. 3)
(2) The Permanent Secretary may authorize any officer of the Education Bureau- (L.N. 130 of 2007)
(a) to exercise any function of the Permanent Secretary under any provision of this Ordinance other than section 9(5); or
(b) at the directorate rank to exercise any function of the Permanent Secretary under section 9(5). (Amended 8 of 2001 s. 3; 3 of 2003 s. 3)