Institutes of Technology Act 2006

Amendment of section 12 of DIT Act.

38.— The DIT Act is amended by substituting the following section for section 12:

“General provisions in relation to staff.

12.— (1) The Institute may perform such of its functions as the Governing Body may deem proper through or by any member of its staff.

(2) Subject to section 13, there shall be paid by the Institute to its staff, such remuneration, fees, allowances and expenses as may be approved from time to time by the Minister with the consent of the Minister for Finance.

(3) The payment of any remuneration, fees, allowances or expenses by a company or undertaking referred to in section 5(1)(f) (as amended by the Institutes of Technology Act 2006) to the staff of the Institute shall be in accordance with arrangements in that behalf entered into between the Institute and An tÚdarás.

(4) The Education Sector Superannuation Scheme (referred to in Article 2 of the Education Sector Superannuation Scheme (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2001 ( S.I. No. 14 of 2001 )) shall apply to the Institute and the members of its staff.”.