5. State the composition of the State Rescue Board,
as detailed in Section 43 of the State Emergency and Rescue Management Act (1989).
(1) The State Rescue Board is to consist of not less than 8 members, being:
(a) the State Emergency Operations Controller,
(b) the Director-General of the State Emergency Service,
(c) a member of the NSW Police Force Senior Executive Service nominated by the Commissioner of Police,
(d) the Commissioner of New South Wales Fire Brigades,
(e) the Commissioner of the NSW Rural Fire Service,
(f) the State Superintendent of the New South Wales Ambulance Service,
(g) the President of the Volunteer Rescue Association of New South Wales, and
(g1) the Chairperson of the Volunteer Marine Rescue Council of New South Wales,
(h) the heads of any other volunteer rescue agencies approved for the time being by the Minister.
(2) One of the members of the Board is to be appointed as the Chairperson of the Board by the Minister.