Appointments to the Board of the National Disability Authority
The Minister for Justice and Equality has today (24 August 2018) announced details of the new membership of the Board of the National Disability Authority. The appointments are for a four-year term and five positions on the Board were filled following a process of inviting expressions of interest undertaken by the Public Appointments Service. The Board consists of a Chairperson and 12 Ordinary Members. The Minister for Justice and Equality has the power to appoint members to the Board under section 20 of the National Disability Authority Act 1999, as amended by section 56 of the Disability Act 2005.