Children (Amendment) Act, 1957

Contributions out of voted moneys.

7.—(1) There shall be paid out of moneys to be provided by the Oireachtas such sums on such conditions as the Minister for Education may, with the approval of the Minister for Finance, recommend towards the expenses of any youthful offender or child throughout the time when he is subject to an order for detention in a certified school, including any period of absence from the school with the consent of the managers of the school for the purpose of home or casual leave or of attending a course of instruction outside the school premises but, except as aforesaid, not including any period during which he is absent in pursuance of a supervision certificate under section 67 of the Principal Act.

(2) The expenses payable under this section may include the expenses of removal in the case of any youthful offender or child ordered to be transferred from one school to another.

(3) This section is in lieu of section 73 of the Principal Act, as amended by section 19 of the Act of 1941, which sections are repealed by this Act.