Houses of the Oireachtas Commission (Amendment) Act 2018

Amendment of section 2 of Principal Act

2. Section 2 of the Principal Act is amended in subsection (1)—

(a) by substituting the following definition for the definition of “officer of the Houses of the Oireachtas”:

“ ‘officer of the Houses of the Oireachtas’ has the meaning given to it by section 2 of the Staff of the Houses of the Oireachtas Act 1959 ;”,


(b) in the definition of “Oireachtas Committee”, by deleting “(other than the Committee of Dáil Éireann and the Committee of Seanad Éireann to which section 8 of the Ethics in Public Office Act 1995 relates)”.