Electricity (Supply) (Amendment) Act, 1958

Advances to the Board out of the Central Fund for rural electrification.

4.—The power conferred on the Minister for Finance by section 5 of the Act of 1954 to advance moneys to the Board may be exercised to advance moneys to the Board for the purpose of the electrification of rural areas and, accordingly, in subsection (1) of the section “and to subsection (2) of section 2 of the Act of 1955” is hereby inserted after “section 2” and “all capital purposes” is hereby substituted for “purposes other than the electrification of rural areas”.