Houses of the Oireachtas Commission (Amendment) Act 2013

Amendment of section 2 of Principal Act.

2.— Section 2 of the Principal Act is amended by the insertion of the following definitions:

“ ‘An Caighdeán Oifigiúil’ means the official standard of the Irish language, prepared by the Houses of the Oireachtas and published under Government copyright, to be used in primary and secondary legislation and as the guide for writing in the Irish language;

‘statutory instrument’ means an order, regulation, rule, scheme or bye-law made under a power conferred by statute.”.