National Sports Campus Development Authority Act 2006


2.— (1) In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires—

“ Authority ” means National Sports Campus Development Authority established by section 6 ;

“Chief Executive” has the meaning assigned to it by section 13 ;

“a committee” means a committee established under section 11 ;

“ company” has the meaning it has in the Companies Act 1963 ;

“ the Company” means Campus and Stadium Ireland Development Limited;

“ the establishment day ” means the day appointed under section 5 ;

“financial year of the Authority” means a period of 12 months ending on 31 December in any year and, in the case of the first financial year of the Authority, means the period commencing on the establishment day and ending on 31 December in the year in which the establishment day falls;

“ Minister ” means Minister for Arts, Sport and Tourism;

“National Aquatic Centre” means the land owned by the Company commonly known as the National Aquatic Centre situated at Deanstown, in the county of Dublin;

“the site” means—

(a) the National Aquatic Centre,

(b) the land owned by the Minister for Agriculture and Food and described in Schedule 1 , and

(c) any land acquired by the Authority under section 6 or 31 ;

“a subsidiary” means a subsidiary (within the meaning of section 155 of the Companies Act 1963 ) of the Authority.

(2) In this Act, references to a member, or the members, of the staff of the Authority shall, except in sections 14 , 15 and 18 , include references to the Chief Executive.