Updated to 24 November 2017

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Ss. 1 - 3 2 June 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 222 of 1997), art. 2
S. 4(1) (in so far as it relates to proceedings under s. 49) 25 July 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 328 of 1997), art. 2
Ss. 4(2) - (4) 25 July 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 328 of 1997), art. 2
S. 5 2 June 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 222 of 1997), art. 2
S. 6(1) (in so far as it relates to the repeal of the Documents and Pictures (Regulation of Export) Act 1945) 27 July 2015 National Cultural Institutions Act (Sections 6 and 49) (Commencement) Order 2015 (S.I. No. 336 of 2015), art. 2
S. 6(1) (in so far as it relates to the repeal of s. 24 of the National Monuments Act, 1930) 25 July 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 328 of 1997), art. 2
S. 6(1) (in so far as it relates to the Dublin Theatres Act, 1786) 2 June 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 222 of 1997), art. 2
S. 6(2) (in so far as it is not already in operation) 27 July 2015 National Cultural Institutions Act (Sections 6 and 49) (Commencement) Order 2015 (S.I. No. 336 of 2015), art. 2
S. 6(2) (in so far as it relates to s. 24 of the National Monuments Act, 1930) 14 November 1998 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 1998 (S.I. No. 438 of 1998),  art. 2
S. 7 3 May 2005 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 218 of 2005), art. 2
Ss. 8 - 13 3 May 2005 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 218 of 2005), art. 2
S. 14 (in so far as it relates to the National Gallery) 2 June 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 222 of 1997), art. 2
Ss. 15 - 19 3 May 2005 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 218 of 2005), art. 2
S. 20 (other than subsection (4)) (in so far as it relates to Marsh's Library) 2 June 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act, 1997 (Commencement) Order, 1997 (S.I. No. 222 of 1997), art. 2
Ss. 21 - 25 3 May 2005 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 218 of 2005), art. 2
S. 26 (in so far as it relates to the National Gallery) 2 June 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 222 of 1997), art. 2
S. 27 - 33 3 May 2005 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 218 of 2005), art. 2
S. 34 (in so far as it relates to the National Gallery) 2 June 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 222 of 1997), art. 2
S. 35 (in so far as it relates to the National Gallery) 1 January 1998 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 222 of 1997), art. 3
S. 36 (in so far as it relates to the National Gallery) 2 June 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 222 of 1997), art. 2
Ss. 37 - 40 3 May 2005 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 218 of 2005), art. 2
S. 41(in so far as it relates to the National Gallery) 2 June 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 222 of 1997), art. 2
Ss. 42 - 45 2 June 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 222 of 1997), art. 2
S. 46 25 July 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 328 of 1997), art. 2
S. 47 2 June 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 222 of 1997), art. 2
S. 48 (in so far as it is not already in operation) 3 May 2005 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 218 of 2005), art. 2
S. 48 (in so far as it relates to paintings in the care of the Hugh Lane Municipal Gallery of Modern Art) 14 November 1998 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 1998 (S.I. No. 438 of 1998), art. 2
S. 48 (in so far as it relates to paintings in the care of the National Gallery)  25 July 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 328 of 1997), art. 2
Ss. 49(1)(a) - (c) 27 July 2015 National Cultural Institutions Act (Sections 6 and 49) (Commencement) Order 2015 (S.I. No. 336 of 2015), art. 2
Ss. 49(1)(d), (e) 25 July 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 328 of 1997), art. 2
S. 49(2) 27 July 2015 National Cultural Institutions Act (Sections 6 and 49) (Commencement) Order 2015 (S.I. No. 336 of 2015), art. 2
S. 49(3) 25 July 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 328 of 1997), art. 2
S. 49(4) (in relation to any document or painting) 27 July 2015 National Cultural Institutions Act, (Sections 6 and 49) (Commencement) Order 2015 (S.I. No. 336 of 2015), art. 2
S. 49(5) (in relation to paras. (a), (b) of (1)) 27 July 2015 National Cultural Institutions Act (Sections 6 and 49) (Commencement) Order 2015 (S.I. No. 336 of 2015), art. 2
Ss. 49(6) - (13) 25 July 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 328 of 1997), art. 2
S. 49(15) 27 July 2015 National Cultural Institutions Act (Sections 6 and 49) (Commencement) Order 2015 (S.I. No. 336 of 2015), art. 2
S. 50 (in so far as it is not already in operation) 3 May 2005 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 218 of 2005), art. 2
S. 50(1) (in so far as it relates to s. 49(1)(d), (e) 25 July 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 328 of 1997), art. 2
Ss. 50(2) - (5) 25 July 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 328 of 1997), art. 2
S. 51 3 May 2005 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 218 of 2005), art. 2
Ss. 60 - 63 2 June 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act, 1997 (Commencement) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 222 of 1997), art. 2
S. 64 (other than para. (i)) 2 June 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 222 of 1997), art. 2
S. 64(1) 1 January 1998 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 222 of 1997), art. 3
S. 67 3 May 2005 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 218 of 2005), art. 2
Ss. 68(1), (2)(b) 3 May 2005 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 218 of 2005), art. 2
S. 68 (other than (1), (2)(b)) 2 June 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 222 of 1997), art. 2
S. 69 2 June 1997 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 222 of 1997), art. 2
S. 70 3 May 2005 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 218 of 2005), art. 2
Sch. 1 3 May 2005 National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Commencement) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 218 of 2005), art. 2

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
Trans. of cert. functns. under. S.I. No. 418 of 2011, arts. 1(2), 3 & sch. 1
  S.I. No. 302 of 2002, arts. 1(2), 4(1) & schedule
S. 6(1) commenced (in so far as it relates to the repeal of the Documents and Pictures (Regulation of Export) Act 1945) S.I. No. 336 of 2015, art. 2
S. 6(2) commenced (in so far as it is not already in operation) S.I. No. 336 of 2015, art. 2
S. 7, brought into operation S.I. No. 218 of 2005, o. 2 (a)
S. 9, museum establishment day appointed for the purposes of S.I. No. 220 of 2005, art. 2
S. 9, library establishment day appointed for the purposes of S.I. No. 219 of 2005, art. 2
S. 34 trans. of cert. functns. under. 10/2011, ss. 1(2), 6, 9, 20 & Sch. 2 pt. 1
S. 43(1) trans. of cert. functns. under. 10/2011, ss. 1(2), 6, 9, 20 & Sch. 2 pt. 1
S. 44(1) specified amount temporarily varied S.I. No. 86 of 2016, arts. 1(2), 2(1), (2)
S. 44(3) trans. of cert. functns. under. 10/2011, ss. 1(2), 6, 9, 20 & Sch. 2 pt. 1
S. 44(5) am. 10/2011, ss. 1(2), 6 & 83
S. 46(2) trans. of cert. functns. under. 10/2011, ss. 1(2), 6, 9, 20 & Sch. 2 pt. 1
S. 49(1)(a)-(c), (2), (4) (in relation to any document or painting), (5) (in relation to (a) and (b) of ss (1)), (15) S.I. No. 336 of 2015, art. 2
S. 48, 50, brought into operation S.I. No. 218 of 2005, o-. 2 (b)
S. 50 appl. 28/2000, ss. 1 (2), 68, 235
  28/2000, ss. 1 (2), 235
S. 50 delegation of functions S.I. 669 of 2006, art. 2
S. 51, brought into operation S.I. No. 218 of 2005, o. 2 (a)
S. 62 am. 3/2000, s. 105 (1) (2)
S. 62, levy imposed 3/2000, s. 105 (1)
S. 62 (2A), subsec. ins. 3/2000, s. 106
S. 64 references construed 44/2015, ss. 5(1), 38(1)
S. 64 rep. 13/2001, ss. 2, 8, sch. 1
Ss. 65, 66, ss. substit. 28/2000, ss. 1 (2), 199
S. 66 rep. 28/2000, ss. 1 (3), 10 (2), sch. 2, pt. 1
Sch. 1 am. S.I. No. 226 of 2005, arts. 1(2), 2
Sch. 2 am. 11/2013, ss. 1(2), 72(1), sch. 6, item 21
Sch. 2 substit. S.I. No. 640 of 2002, art. 2 & schedule

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
S. 9 Bord Ard-Mhúsaem na Héireann (Establishment Day) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 220 of 2005)
  Bord Leabharlann Náisiúta na Héireann (Establishment Day) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 219 of 2005)
S. 16(3) National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Amendment of First Schedule) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 226 of 2005)
S. 44(3) National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Section 44) (Variation of Indemnity Amount) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 86 of 2016)
S. 45(1) National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Amendment To Second Schedule) Order 2002 (S.I. No. 640 of 2002)
S. 51(1) National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Delegation of Functions) (Export Licences - Paintings) Order 2015 (S.I. No. 335 of 2015)
  National Cultural Institutions Act 1997 (Delegation of Functions) Order 2006 (S.I. No. 669 of 2006)