984. Validity and regulation of procedures of Board of Trustees of the National Trust; documents and notices.

As from a day to be appointed the following provisions have effect1.

The acts and proceedings of the Board of Trustees2, the council3, or of any committee, sub-committee or advisory panel are not invalidated by:


    (1)     any vacancy in their number4;


    (2)     any defect or irregularity in the appointment, or in the qualification for appointment, of any person as a member, chairman, or deputy chairman of any of those bodies, or as chairman or deputy chairman of the National Trust or as senior member of the council5; or


    (3)     (in the case of elected members6) any defect or irregularity in