Continental Shelf Act, 1968

Application of Insurance (Intermittent Unemployment) Acts, 1942 and 1963.

11.—The Minister for Social Welfare may by regulations make provision—

(a) for treating as insurable employment for the purposes of the Insurance (Intermittent Unemployment) Acts, 1942 and 1963, any employment prescribed by the regulations which is employment in connection with the exploration or exploitation of the kind mentioned in section 10 of this Act notwithstanding that such employment is not employment in the State, and

(b) for modifying the provisions of those Acts in their application in the case of persons in such employment.