8. Meetings of Authority.-
(1) The Authority shall meet at such times and places, and shall observe such rules of procedure in regard to the transaction of business at its meetings (including quorum at such meetings) as may be specified by regulations.
(2) The Chairperson, if for any reason, he is unable to attend a meeting of the Authority, any other Member chosen by the Members present from amongst themselves at the meeting shall preside at the meeting.
(3) All questions which come up before any meeting of the Authority shall be decided by a majority of votes of the Members present and voting, and, in the event of an equality of votes, the Chairperson, or in his absence, the person presiding, shall have a casting vote.
(4) Any Member who has any direct or indirect interest in any matter likely to come up for consideration at a meeting of the Authority shall, as soon as possible after the relevant circumstances have come to his knowledge, disclose in writing, the nature of his interest at such meeting and such disclosure shall be recorded in the proceedings of the Authority and such Member shall not take part in any deliberation or decision of theAuthority with respect to that matter.