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Electoral Act, 1923

EIGHTH SCHEDULE.

Constituencies.

1. The names, contents, and boundaries of each borough constituency and of each county constituency, and the names and contents of each University constituency shall be as specified in this Schedule.

2. The areas mentioned in the second column in Parts I. and II. of this Schedule shall be taken to be those areas as constituted on the First day of January, nineteen hundred and twenty-three, provided that any misnomer or inaccurate description of any of those areas shall not in any way prevent or abridge the operation of this Act with respect to the subject of the description, if it is so designated as to be commonly understood.

3. If any doubt arises as to the constituency in which any townland, district electoral division, or other place whether larger or smaller than a townland, or district electoral division, is intended by this schedule to be included, that doubt shall be determined by the Minister for Local Government

Part I

BOROUGH CONSTITUENCIES.

Name of Constituency.

Contents or boundaries of Constituency.

Total number of members for Constituency.

Cork Borough

The County Borough of Cork and the county Electoral area of Ballincollig

Five.

Dublin North

The borough electoral areas of Dublin No, 1, Dublin No. 2, Dublin No. 4, Dublin No. 6 and Dublin No. 8 in the County Borough of Dublin.

Eight.

Dublin South

The borough electoral areas of Dublin No. 3, Dublin No. 5, Dublin No. 7, Dublin No. 9, and Dublin No. 10 in the County Borough of Dublin.

Seven.

Part II.

COUNTY CONSTITUENCIES.

Name of Constituency.

Contents or boundaries of Constituency.

Total number of members for Constituency.

Carlow-Kilkenny

The administrative counties of Carlow and Kilkenny.

Five.

Cavan

The administrative county of Cavan.

Four.

Clare

The administrative county of Clare.

Five.

North Cork

The county electoral areas of Kanturk and Macroom in the administrative county of Cork.

Three.

West Cork

The county electoral areas of Bandon, Bantry and Dunmanway in the administrative county of Cork.

Five.

East Cork

The county electoral areas of Mallow and Cóbh in the administrative county of Cork.

Five.

Donegal

The administrative county of Donegal

Eight.

Dublin

The administrative county of Dublin

Eight.

Galway

The administrative county of Galway.

Nine.

Kerry

The administrative county of Kerry.

Seven.

Kildare

The administrative county of Kildare

Three.

Leitrim-Sligo

The administrative counties of Leitrim and Sligo.

Seven

Leix-Offaly

The administrative counties of Leix and Offaly.

Five.

Limerick

The administrative county of Limerick and the county borough of Limerick.

Seven.

Longford–Westmeath.

The administrative counties of Longford and Westmeath.

Five.

Louth

The administrative county of Louth.

Three.

North Mayo

The county electoral areas of Ballina, Killala and Swineford, in the administrative county of Mayo.

Four.

South Mayo

The county electoral areas of Castlebar, Claremorris and Westport, in the administrative county of Mayo.

Five.

Meath

The administrative county of Meath.

Three.

Monaghan

The administrative county of Monaghan.

Three.

Roscommon

The administrative county of Roscommon.

Four.

Tipperary

The administrative counties of Tipperary North Riding and Tipperary South Riding.

Seven.

Waterford

The administrative county of Waterford and the county borough of Waterford.

Four.

Wexford

The administrative county of Wexford

Five.

Wicklow

The administrative county of Wicklow

Three.

Part III.

UNIVERSITIES

Name of University Constituency.

Number of Members.

Dublin University

Three.

The National University of Ireland

Three.