||Title:||PERSONAL DATA (PRIVACY) ORDINANCE||Gazette Number:|
|Section:||10||Heading:||Delegations by Commissioner||Version Date:||30/06/1997|
(1) Subject to subsection (2), the Commissioner may delegate in writing any of his functions or powers under this Ordinance to any prescribed officer subject to such terms and conditions, if any, as he thinks fit and specified in the delegation.
(2) The Commissioner shall not delegate any of his functions or powers under-
(3) A delegate of the Commissioner-
(a) subsection (1);
(b) any provisions of any regulations made under this Ordinance which are specified in the regulations as provisions which shall not be subject to subsection (1);
(c) any provisions of Schedule 2 which are specified in that Schedule as provisions which shall not be subject to subsection (1).
(a) shall perform the delegated functions and may exercise the delegated powers as if the delegate were the Commissioner; and
(b) shall be presumed to be acting in accordance with the relevant delegation in the absence of evidence to the contrary.