GHANA LIBRARY BOARD ACT - 1970 (ACT 327)

    Section - 6 - Appointment of Officers and Employees.

    (1) Subject to the provisions of subsection (3) of this section there shall be a Director of Library Services, who shall be-

    (a) appointed by the Minister responsible for Education upon such terms and conditions as he may determine with approval of the Cabinet; and

    (b) as hereinbefore provided, a member of the Board and its chief executive.

    (2) Subject to the provisions of subsection (3) of this section the Board may-

    (a) from time to time appoint, upon such terms and conditions (including remuneration) as it may think fit such officers (except the Director of Library Services) and employees as it may deem necessary for the proper and efficient conduct of the functions of the Board;

    (b) grant pensions, gratuities or retiring allowances to any officers or employees and may require officers and employees to contribute to any pension or superannuation scheme; and

    (c) pay travelling and other allowances to its members, members of Regional Advisory Committees and of any other committee appointed under the provisions of this Act in connection with attendance at meetings of the Board or of such committees.

    (3) The terms and conditions of appointment of officers, of pensions and superannuation scheme, the termination of appointment of officers (including the said Director) and the rate of travelling and other allowances for members of the Board and of committees appointed under this Act shall in every case be subject to the approval of the Government.