Prisons (Visiting Committees) Act, 1925

Minister may make rules.

5.—(1) The Minister may by order make rules prescribing the duties and powers of visiting committees appointed under this Act and the manner in which such committees shall perform the duties and exercise the powers imposed or conferred on them by this Act or by such rules.

(2) All rules made by the Minister under this section shall as soon as may be after they are made be laid before each House of the Oireachtas, and if either of such Houses shall within twenty-one days on which such House has sat after any such rule is laid before it pass a resolution annulling such rule such rule shall be annulled accordingly but without prejudice to anything previously done thereunder.