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Local Government (Roads and Motorways) Act, 1974

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Number 6 of 1974


LOCAL GOVERNMENT (ROADS AND MOTORWAYS) ACT, 1974


ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

Section

1.

Interpretation.

2.

Power to declare roads to be national roads or motorways.

3.

Power to construct, maintain and improve roads.

4.

Schemes for motorways.

5.

Procedure by road authority prior to submitting scheme to Minister.

6.

Provisions relating to approval by Minister of scheme.

7.

Provision relating to Dublin County Council Compulsory Purchase (Roads and Open Space) No. 1 Order, 1971.

8.

Control of access to motorways.

9.

Provisions relating to regulation of traffic on, and use of motorways.

10.

Control of operations of statutory undertakers.

11.

Directions by Minister relating to national roads and motorways.

12.

Failure of road authority to comply with direction of Minister.

13.

Exercise or performance of function by road authority in the area of another road authority.

14.

General provisions with respect to regulations.

15.

Commencement.

16.

Expenses.

17.

Short title, collective citation and construction.


Acts Referred to

Local Government (Planning and Development) Act, 1963

1963, No. 28

Companies Act, 1963

1963, No. 33

Local Government (No. 2) Act, 1960

1960, No. 40

Acquisition of Land (Assessment of Compensation) Act, 1919

1919, c. 57

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Number 6 of 1974


LOCAL GOVERNMENT (ROADS AND MOTORWAYS) ACT, 1974


AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF MOTORWAYS AND TO MAKE FURTHER AND BETTER PROVISION FOR THE CONSTRUCTION, IMPROVEMENT AND MAINTENANCE OF ROADS AND OTHER MATTERS CONNECTED THEREWITH. [2nd April, 1974]

BE IT ENACTED BY THE OIREACHTAS AS FOLLOWS: