Veterinary Surgeons Act, 1931

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Number 36 of 1931.


VETERINARY SURGEONS ACT, 1931.


ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

Section

1.

Definitions.

2.

Confirmation of agreement and consequential amendments of the law.

3.

Constitution of the Veterinary Council.

4.

Nominated members of the Council.

5.

Preliminary and final establishments of the Council.

6.

Expiration of terms of office of nominated members of the Council.

7.

Elected members of the Council.

8.

Times for elections of elected members of the Council.

9.

Conduct of elections of elected members of the Council.

10.

Terms of office of elected members of the Council.

11.

Casual vacancies amongst elected members of the Council.

12.

Irish Free State representatives.

13.

The first meeting of the Council.

14.

President of the Council.

15.

Meetings and procedure of the Council.

16.

Officers and servants of the Council.

17.

The duties of the registrar.

18.

Accounts of the Council and the audit thereof.

19.

Payment to members of the Council of their expenses.

20.

Grant to and expenses of the Council.

21.

Expenses of the Minister.

22.

Making of regulations by the Council.

23.

Exercise by the Minister of the functions of the Council.

24.

The establishment of the register.

25.

Correction of the register.

26.

Notification by registrar of death of registered person.

27.

Registration fees.

28.

Annual fees.

29.

Payment of fees to the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons.

30.

Persons entitled to be registered at the establishment of the register.

31.

Persons entitled to be registered after the establishment of the register.

32.

Foreign practitioners.

33.

Entry in register of additional qualifications.

34.

Erasure from the register of persons convicted of crimes.

35.

Inquiries into allegations of professional misconduct.

36.

Erasure from the register on account of professional misconduct.

37.

Restoration to the register of name erased for professional misconduct.

38.

Notice of erasure, refusal to register, etc.

39.

Appeal to the High Court.

40.

Inquiry by Council into allegation of disgraceful conduct.

41.

The Veterinary Register.

42.

Notification by Council to Ministers of removal of names from the register.

43.

Offences and penalties in relation to the register.

44.

Descriptions of registered persons.

45.

Prohibition of recovery of fees by unregistered persons.

46.

Prohibition of practice of veterinary surgery or medicine by unregistered persons.

47.

Prohibition of practice of veterinary surgery or medicine by corporate bodies.

48.

Prosecution of offences.

49.

Short title.

FIRST SCHEDULE.

SECOND SCHEDULE.

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Number 36 of 1931.


VETERINARY SURGEONS ACT, 1931.


AN ACT TO MAKE PROVISION FOR THE REGISTRATION AND CONTROL OF VETERINARY SURGEONS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES RELATING TO THE PRACTICE OF VETERINARY SURGERY AND VETERINARY MEDICINE AND THE PERSONS ENGAGED IN SUCH PRACTICE. [1st August, 1931.]

BE IT ENACTED BY THE OIREACHTAS OF SAORST?T EIREANN AS FOLLOWS:—