Updated to 13 September 2020 (Act No. 13 of 2020 and S.I. No. 343 of 2020)

Betting Act 1931
No. 27 of 1931

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Whole Act 15 December 1931 Betting Act 1931 (Commencement) Order 1931 (S.I. No. 79 of 1931), art. 3

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
Applic. ext. 18/1994, ss. 3, 35
Bookmakers licences under, not required. 2/1956, s.35
Excise duty chargable on license renewal under. 5/2002, ss. 65, 83
Excise duty chargable on license registration renewal under. 5/2002, ss. 66 (1) (2), 83
S. 1 am. 7/2015, ss. 2, 40(3)
  18/1994, ss. 3, 64 (1) (5)
S. 1A inserted 7/2015, ss. 3, 40(3)
S. 2 substituted 7/2015, ss. 4, 40(3)
S.2 (2) am. 14/1982, s.69 (2)
  2/1999, s.118 (2)
  7/2001, s.240, sch. 5
  6/2006, s. 82
  3/2008, s. 77
S. 2A inserted 7/2015, ss. 5, 40(3)
S. 2B inserted 7/2015, ss. 6, 40(3)
S. 4 substituted 7/2015, ss. 7, 40(3)
S. 5 substituted 7/2015, ss. 8, 40(3)
S. 5A inserted 7/2015, ss. 9, 40(3)
S. 5B inserted 7/2015, ss. 10, 40(3)
S. 5C inserted 7/2015, ss. 11, 40(3)
S. 6 substituted 7/2015, ss. 12, 40(3)
S. 6(dd) inserted 44/2019, ss. 26(a), 27(3)
S. 6(h)(iii) inserted 44/2019, ss. 26(b), 27(3)
S. 6(i) substituted 44/2019, ss. 26(c), 27(3)
S. 6(j) substituted 44/2019, ss. 26(d), 27(3)
S. 6(k)(iii) inserted 44/2019, ss. 26(e), 27(3)
S. 6(l) substituted 44/2019, ss. 26(f), 27(3)
S. 6(m) substituted 44/2019, ss. 26(g), 27(3)
S. 7 substituted 7/2015, ss. 13, 40(3)
S. 7(2) del. 25/2008, s. 56(a)
S. 7(3) am. 39/1997, ss. 1097, 1100, 1102, 1103, sch. 31
S. 7(3), prov. added. 13/1993, s.79 (2)
S. 7(4) am. 25/2008, s. 56(b)
S. 7A, new s. 18/1994, ss. 3, 64 (2) (5)
S. 7B inserted 7/2015, ss. 14, 40(3)
S. 7C inserted 7/2015, ss. 14, 40(3)
S. 7D inserted 7/2015, ss. 15, 40(3)
S. 7E inserted 7/2015, ss. 16, 40(3)
S. 8(1) am. 18/1994, ss. 3, 64 (3) (5)
  24/1999, ss. 14, 16 (2)
S. 8(3) inserted 7/2015, ss. 17, 40(3)
S. 8A inserted 7/2015, ss. 18, 40(3)
S. 8B inserted 7/2015, ss. 19, 40(3)
S.11 (1) am. 9/1984, s.77
S.11 (1) (m) am. 7/2001, s.240, sch. 5
S.11 (1) (m) (in pt.) rep. 31/1993, ss. 1 (5), 4, sch. 1
S.12 am. 9/1984, s.76 (4)
S.12, reqmnt. to furnish certificate under where removal from registrar. 5/2002, ss. 78 (4), 83
S.12, applic. rstrct. 5/2002, ss. 78 (3), 83
S. 12(1) amended 7/2015, ss. 34(a), 40(3)
S. 12(2) substituted 7/2015, ss. 34(b), 40(3)
S. 12(3) substituted 7/2015, ss. 34(c), 40(3)
S.12 (3), applic. rstrct. 5/2002, ss. 78 (5) (c), 83
S.12 (3) am. 9/1984, s.76 (7) (c)
S. 12(5) inserted 7/2015, ss. 34(d), 40(3)
S. 13 substituted 7/2015, ss. 20, 40(3)
S. 13 procedure prescribed S.I. No. 93 of 1997, ord. 64, rl. 2
S. 13(5)*
S. 13A inserted 7/2015, ss. 21, 40(3)
S. 14(1) substituted 7/2015, ss. 22(a), 40(3)
S. 14(3) inserted 7/2015, ss. 22(b), 40(3)
S. 15(1) deleted 7/2015, ss. 35(a), 40(3)
S. 15(3) amended 7/2015, ss. 35(b), 40(3)
S. 15(4) deleted 7/2015, ss. 35(a), 40(3)
Ss. 15 (4), 17 (4) am. 7/2001, s. 240, sch. 5
S. 16 substituted 7/2015, ss. 23, 40(3)
S.17 appl. 5/2002, ss. 78 (5) (a) (b), 83
S. 19(4) substituted 7/2015, ss. 24(a), 40(3)
S. 19(5) substituted 7/2015, ss. 24(b), 40(3)
S.19 (5) am. 7/2001, s.240, sch. 5
  20/2001, s.18 (2)
S. 19(6) inserted 7/2015, ss. 24(c), 40(3)
S.19A, new s. 20/2001, s.18 (1)
S.20 (6) am. 7/2001, s.240, sch. 5
S. 21 substit. 37/2014, s. 54
S.21 (1), subsec. substit. 11/2007, s. 66
  3/1998, s.85
S.21 (2) am. 7/2001, s.240, sch. 5
S.22 (2) am. 7/2001, s.240, sch. 5
Ss. 23, 29 am. 24/1983, s.8 (1), sch. 4, pt. 1
S. 23(1) amended 7/2015, ss. 25(a), 40(3)
S. 23(2) amended 7/2015, ss. 25(b), 40(3)
S. 23(3) substituted 7/2015, ss. 25(c), 40(3)
S. 23(5) inserted 7/2015, ss. 25(d), 40(3)
S. 26(2) amended 7/2015, ss. 36, 40(3)
S. 29(1) amended 7/2015, ss. 26(a), 40(3)
S. 29(2) amended 7/2015, ss. 26(b), 40(3)
S. 31 substituted 7/2015, ss. 27, 40(3)
S. 32 repealed 7/2015, ss. 37, 40(3)
S. 32A inserted 7/2015, ss. 28, 40(3)
S. 32B inserted 7/2015, ss. 28, 40(3)
S. 32C inserted 7/2015, ss. 29, 40(3)
S. 32D inserted 7/2015, ss. 30, 40(3)
S. 32E inserted 7/2015, ss. 31, 40(3)
S. 23 (3), 24 (2), 25 (4), 26 (3), 29 (2), 30 (1), 31 (1) (2), 32 (3), 33 (2) am. 7/2001, s.240, sch. 5
Ss. 33, 34 rep. 20/2001, s.18 (3)
S.32 rstrct. 2/1956, s.26 (2)
S.34 (1)-(3) am. 24/1983, s.8 (1), sch. 4, pt. 1
S. 35(3) inserted 7/2015, ss. 32, 40(3)

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
S. 35(1) Betting Act (District Court and Garda Síochána) Regulations 1931 (S.I. No. 81 of 1931)
S. 35(2) Betting Act (Revenue forms) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 618 of 2007)
  Betting Act (Revenue Forms) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 225 of 1999)
  Betting Act (Revenue Forms) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 300 of 1988)
  Betting Act (Revenue Forms) Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 246 of 1954)
  Betting Act (Revenue Forms) Regulations 1931 (S.I. No. 80 of 1931)

*S. 13 (5). : The words "....and no other person...." inconsistent with the provisions of the Constitution which should be severed from that section - Cashman v. District Justice Clifford (H.C.) [1989] I.R.; [1990] ILRM 200.