The Board of the Agency

The Board of the Agency decides on appeals against decisions made by the Director in accordance with this Law except for decisions on the rights and obligations of employees of the Agency, takes principled positions concerning the application of this Law, supervises the work of the Director and monitors his financial status.

The Board of the Agency shall work and decide in sessions. A decision shall be deemed to have been taken when the majority of all members of the Board of the Agency have voted for it. A member of the Board of the Agency may not abstain from voting. The Board of the Agency shall adopt the Rules of Procedure concerning its work.

A member of the Board of the Agency shall be elected by the National Assembly, by a majority vote of all deputies, following a public competition announced by the Ministry in charge of judicial affairs. The work of the Board of the Agency shall be managed by the Chairman who is elected for a period of one year by the members of the Board from amongst themselves. The same person may not be elected more than twice. The term of office of a member of the Board of the Agency shall be five years. The same person may be elected as a member of the Board of the Agency no more than twice.

The Board of the Agency shall have five members.