Garda Síochána (Policing Authority and Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2015

Amendment of section 3(1) of Principal Act

3. Section 3(1) of the Principal Act is amended by the insertion of the following definitions:

‘Authority’ means the Policing Authority established by section 62B;

‘Chief Executive’ means the chief executive officer of the Authority appointed under section 62P;

‘committee’ means a committee of the Authority established under section 62K;

‘establishment day of the Authority’ means the day appointed under section 62A;

‘local authority’ has the meaning it has in the Local Government Act 2001 ;

‘policing principles’ shall be read in accordance with section 3B;

‘policing services’ means the functions of the Garda Síochána referred to in section 7 other than the provision of security services;

‘security services’ shall be read in accordance with section 3A;

‘Service’ means the Public Appointments Service.”.