Local Government (Dublin) Act, 1930

Extension of Howth urban district.

98.—(1) The council of the urban district of Howth may at any time after the 1st day of April, 1931 apply to the Minister for an extension of the boundary of that urban district so as to include therein any portion of the County not then included therein.

(2) On receiving an application under the foregoing sub-section the Minister may, after holding a local inquiry into the subject-matter of such application and after considering any representations made to him by the County Council or the City Corporation, make a provisional order giving effect to the proposal contained in such application with such (if any) modifications as he may think proper to make therein or may refuse such application.

(3) A provisional order under this section shall not have effect unless or until confirmed by the Oireachtas.

(4) A provisional order under this section may contain such provisions as the Minister shall think proper in relation to the adjustment of property, rights and liabilities and the determination of financial and other matters between the council of the urban district of Howth and the County Council in consequence of such order.