National Monuments (Amendment) Act, 1994

Amendment of section 2 of Principal Act.

14.—Section 2 of the Principal Act is hereby amended by the substitution of the following definition for the definition of “archaeological object”:

“‘archaeological object’ means any chattel whether in a manufactured or partly manufactured or an unmanufactured state which by reason of the archaeological interest attaching thereto or of its association with any Irish historical event or person has a value substantially greater than its intrinsic (including artistic) value, and the said expression includes ancient human, animal or plant remains;”.