Updated to 23 December 2017

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Whole Act (subject to subsection 2) 27 March 1996 Commenced pursuant to s. 25(1)
S. 6 (and other provisions of the Act insofar as they relate to this section) 1 January 1997 Commenced pursuant to s. 25(2)

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
Amended 40/2013, ss. 1(2), 97, sch. 2 part 7
Constr. of refs. amended S. I. No. 297 of 1997, art. 4 (2), sch.
Court fees excluded for proceedings under S.I. No. 369 of 1997, arts. 2, 5(a)(x)
No stamp duty payable in respect of applications brought under S.I. No. 510 of 2001, ord. 59, rl. 5, par. 12
Power of ct. to make o. under. 33/1996, ss. 1 (2), 11
Transfer of functions 40/2013, ss. 1(2), 6, 82 and sch. 1
  S. I. No. 297 of 1997, art. 4 (1) (a), sch.
Transfer of functions with savings 42/2004, ss. 3 (1), 4, 58, 59 (1) (2) (3), 74, schs. 3, 5
S. 1(1) amended 24/2010, ss. 1(2), 91
  42/2004, ss. 3 (1), 75, sch. 6, pt. 14
S. 2(1)(a) amended 23/2011, s. 60(a)
  24/2010, ss. 1(2), 92
  42/2004, ss. 3 (1), 75, sch. 6, pt. 14
S. 2(2) form prescribed S.I. No. 93 of 1997, ord. 59, rl. 4, forms 59.1-2, sch. C
S. 2(3) form prescribed S.I. No. 93 of 1997, ord. 59, rl. 8, forms 59.9, sch. C
S. 2(3) amended 42/2004, ss. 3 (1), 75, sch. 6, pt. 14
Ss. 2-5, power of ct. to make o. under. 33/1996, ss. 1 (2), 15 (1) (d)
Ss. 2, 3, constr. of refs. 33/1996, ss. 1 (2), 51
S.3(1) amended 23/2011, s. 60(b)
  42/2004, ss. 3 (1), 75, sch. 6, pt. 14
S. 3(1)(aa) para. inserted 24/2010, ss. 1(2), 93
S. 3(2) form prescribed S.I. No. 93 of 1997, ord. 59, rl. 5, forms 59.3-4, sch. C
S.3(6) amended 42/2004, ss. 3 (1), 75, sch. 6, pt. 14
S. 3(6) form prescribed S.I. No. 93 of 1997, ord. 59, rl. 8, forms 59.9, sch. C
S.3 (13) inserted 18/1997, s.4
S. 4 form prescribed S.I. No. 93 of 1997, ord. 59, rl. 6, forms 59.5-6, sch. C
S. 4(2) form prescribed S.I. No. 93 of 1997, ord. 59, rl. 8, forms 59.9, sch. C
S.4 (3) substituted 30/2002, s.1
S. 4(3)*
S. 5(1) form prescribed S.I. No. 93 of 1997, ord. 59, rl. 7, forms 59.7-8, sch. C
Ss. 5 (2), 6 (1) - (3) (5) (6) amended 42/2004, ss. 3 (1), 75, sch. 6, pt. 14
S.7 (1) (2) (3) (4) amended 42/2004, ss. 3 (1), 75, sch. 6, pt. 14
S. 8A inserted 24/2010, ss. 1(2), 94
S. 9(2)(cc) inserted 24/2010, ss. 1(2), 95
S.11 (2) (3) amended 42/2004, ss. 3 (1), 75, sch. 6, pt. 14
S.13 amended 42/2004, ss. 3 (1), 75, sch. 6, pt. 14
S. 13(1) form prescribed S.I. No. 93 of 1997, ord. 59, rl. 9, forms 59.11-12, sch. C
S. 13(2) amended 24/2010, ss. 1(2), 96

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act

*S. 4(3) : Invalid. DK v Crowley [2002] IEHC 66; [2002] 2 I.R. 744