Industrial Development Act, 1969

Designated areas.

6.—(1) Each of the following shall be a designated area for the purposes of this Act—

(a) the congested areas as defined in section 3 of the Act of 1952,

(b) an area which before the commencement of this section was declared by an order under section 3 of the Act of 1952 to be an area to which that Act applied,

(c) any area which the Minister from time to time, with the consent of the Minister for Finance, declares by order to be a designated area.

(2) An order under this section may declare an area to be a designated area for such period as is specified in the order.

(3) An order made under this section shall as soon as may be after it is made be laid before each House of the Oireachtas.