Electricity (Supply) (Amendment) (No. 2) Act, 1934


Execution of Additional Works.

Execution of the scheduled works.

4.—(1) For the purpose of further developing the waterstorage capacity of Lough Derg, Lough Ree, and Lough Allen on the River Shannon, the Board may undertake, execute and operate the works (in this Act referred to as the scheduled works) generally described in the First Schedule to this Act, and for the purpose of such undertaking, execution and operation the Board may do all such things as are reasonably necessary or proper therefor or incidental thereto.

(2) The Board may contract with any person for the execution of all or any works which the Board is authorised by this section to undertake and execute, and for that purpose the Board may enter into contracts.

(3) Whenever the Board enters under this section into any contract for the execution of any of the scheduled works the Board may by such contract confer on the contractor the right to do such of the said scheduled works as the Board shall think proper and shall specify in such contract, and thereupon such contractor shall have the right (concurrently with the Board) to do all or any of the things so specified as fully as if such right were conferred on him by this Act, but so far as and no further than is necessary for the due execution of such contract.