Industrial Development (Science Foundation Ireland) (Amendment) Act 2013

Amendment of section 2 of Act of 2003

3. Section 2(1) of the Act of 2003 is amended by inserting the following definitions—

“‘applied research’ means original investigation undertaken in order to acquire new knowledge directed primarily towards a specific practical aim or objective;

‘strategic areas of opportunity for the State’ shall be construed in accordance with section 7(6);”.