Updated to 17 October 2020 (Act No. 15 of 2020 and S.I. No. 444 of 2020)

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Ss. 1-5 18 February 1948 s. 9
S. 6 27 November 1947 s. 6(3)
Ss. 7-10 18 February 1948 s. 9

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
Rep. prosp. 19/1961, s.9 (1) (2)

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
S. 7(1) Electoral (Amendment) Act, 1947 (Appointment of Returning Officer) Order 1954 (S.I. No. 71 of 1954)
S. 7(1)(d) Electoral (Amendment) Act, 1947 (Appointment of Returning Officer) Order 1955 (S.I. No. 67 of 1955)

The  term served by the Fourth Government of Ireland  was from 9 June 19444 - 18 February 1948).