S.I. No. 172/1977 - The Water Pollution Advisory Council Order, 1977.

S.I. No. 172 of 1977.


The Minister for Local Government, in exercise of the powers conferred on him by section 2 of the Local Government (Water Pollution) Act, 1977 (No. 1 of 1977), hereby orders as follows:—

1. This Order may be cited as the Water Pollution Advisory Council Order, 1977.

2. (1) A body to be known as the Water Pollution Advisory Council, subsequently referred to as "the Council" in this Order, is hereby appointed.

(2) The Council shall for the period expiring on the 30th day of June, 1980 consist of the persons named in the Schedule to this Order.

(3) From the lst day of July, 1980 the Council shall consist of such number of persons appointed for such period as the Minister shall from time to time appoint.

3. The Chairman of the Council for the period expiring on 30th day of June, 1980 shall be Edward Bonner.


Edward Bonner, Confederation of Irish Industry.

George Bagnall, Bord Fáilte Éireann.

Denis Booth, Irish Farmers' Association.

Rev. Patrick Brady, National Youth Council of Ireland.

Edmond Brennan, General Council of County Councils.

Timothy Cahill-O'Brien, Industrial Development Authority.

Brian Campbell, Department of Local Government.

Thomas Casey, Institution of Engineers of Ireland.

Thomas Collins, County and City Managers' Association.

Edward Cusack, Trout Anglers' Federation of Ireland.

Owen Daly, An Foras Talúntais.

William Downey, National Science Council.

John Humphreys, Department of Health.

Robert Laird, Bord na Móna.

Michael Lynn, Office of Public Works.

William McCumiskey, An Foras Forbartha.

Sean McMorrow, Inland Fisheries Trust Incorporated.

Michael Manahan, Department of Industry and Commerce.

Francis Moran, Institute for Industrial Research and Standards.

Máire Mulcahy, Institute of Biology of Ireland.

Philip Mullaly, An Taisce.

Patrick O'Dowd, Electricity Supply Board.

Pádraig Ó Sionnaigh, Department of Education.

Christopher O'Toole, Irish Federation of Sea Anglers.

David Pepper, Institute of Chemistry of Ireland.

James Power, Department of Fisheries.

Cashel Riordan, Pharmaceutical, Chemical and Allied Industries Association.

Joseph Rowan, Department of Agriculture.

Francis Wall, Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers' Association.

GIVEN under the Official Seal of the Minister for Local Government

this 13th day of June, 1977.


Minister for Local Government.


This Order appoints the Water Pollution Advisory Council under section 2 of the Local Government (Water Pollution) Act, 1977 .