838. Directors and staff appointed by new board.

838.     Directors and staff appointed by new board.

There is a director of the National Gallery, a director of the Tate Gallery, a director of the National Portrait Gallery and a director of the Wallace Collection, each appointed by the relevant new board1 with the approval of the Prime Minister2. Each director is responsible to the relevant board for the general exercise of that board's functions3.

Each new board may appoint such other employees as it thinks fit4. Subject to such conditions as the Secretary of State5 may impose with