Milk (Regulation of Supply and Price) Act, 1936

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Number 43 of 1936.


MILK (REGULATION OF SUPPLY AND PRICE) ACT, 1936.


ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

PART I

Preliminary and General

Section

1.

Short title.

2.

Definitions.

3.

Orders.

4.

Regulations.

5.

Expenses.

PART II

Regulation of Supply and Wholesale Price of Milk

6.

Associated sale and production areas.

7.

Provisions consequential on an order amending a milk (joint district) order.

8.

Constitution of boards for joint districts.

9.

Chairmen or boards.

10.

First ordinary members of boards.

11.

Election day orders.

12.

Election of ordinary members.

13.

Method of election of ordinary members.

14.

Term of office of ordinary members.

15.

Resignation and disqualification of ordinary members.

16.

Filling of casual vacancies amongst members.

17.

Temporary substitute for ordinary member.

18.

Remuneration of ordinary members of boards.

19.

Offices and staff of boards.

20.

Civil Servants seconded to boards.

21.

Prohibition on disclosure of information by members and officers of boards.

22.

Procedure of boards.

23.

Meetings of boards.

24.

Determination of questions by boards.

25.

Minutes of meetings of boards.

26.

The seals of boards.

27.

Accounts, records and reports of boards.

28.

Loans by the Minister to boards.

29.

Funds to be kept by boards.

30.

Registers of producers, retailers and wholesalers.

31.

Applications for registration.

32.

Fees on applications for registration.

33.

Registration of persons and premises.

34.

Returns by registered persons.

35.

Records to be kept at registered premises.

36.

Publication of contents of registers and other matters.

37.

Powers of inspection and examination.

38.

Change of registration on death or transfer of business.

39.

Alteration or cancellation of registration.

40.

Provisions in relation to registers and evidence.

41.

Returns by and levies payable by registered persons.

42.

Recommendations by boards for joint districts as to minimum wholesale prices of milk.

43.

Fixing of minimum prices for milk.

44.

Restriction on sale of milk in sale districts.

45.

Restriction on purchase for resale of milk in sale districts.

46.

Restriction on sale of milk in bottles of other person.

47.

Provisions in relation to transactions between registered producers and registered retailers and registered wholesalers.

48.

Licence.

49.

Prosecutions for offences under Part II of this Act.

50.

Purchase and sale of milk by boards.

51.

Contribution by boards towards schemes for securing the increased consumption of milk.

PART III

Regulation of Retail Prices of Milk

52.

Milk (retail price) orders.

SCHEDULE


Acts Referred to

Dairy Produce Act, 1924

No. 58 of 1924

Creamery Act, 1928

No. 26 of 1928

Milk and Dairies Act, 1935

No. 22 of 1935

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Number 43 of 1936.


MILK (REGULATION OF SUPPLY AND PRICE) ACT, 1936.


AN ACT TO MAKE PROVISION FOR REGULATING THE SUPPLY AND PRICE OF MILK, AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE IMPOSITION OF LEVIES ON MILK AND TO MAKE PROVISION FOR OTHER MATTERS CONNECTED WITH THE MATTERS AFORESAID. [14th August, 1936.]

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