54. Proceedings.

Subject to certain provisions1, the Coal Authority regulates its own procedure (including quorum)2. Anything authorised or required by or under any enactment to be done by the Authority may be done by any of its members, officers or employees who has been authorised for the purpose, whether generally or specially, by the Authority3.

A member of the Authority who is in any way directly or indirectly interested in any matter that is brought up for consideration at a meeting must disclose the nature of his interest to the meeting4. Where such a disclosure is made, it must be recorded in