Local Government (Financial Provisions) Act, 1978

Amendment of Local Government (Rates) Act, 1970.

16.Section 2 of the Local Government (Rates) Act, 1970 , is hereby amended by the insertion of the following subsection before subsection (5):

“(4A) The Minister may in relation to the local financial year ending on the 31st day of December, 1977 pay a grant to a rating authority out of moneys provided by the Oireachtas towards the cost of implementing a scheme under this section.”.