Údarás na Gaeltachta Act, 1979

Additional functions of an tÚdarás.

9.—(1) For the purpose of promoting the linguistic, cultural, social, physical and economic development of the Gaeltacht an tÚdarás shall have in addition to the functions specified in this Act apart from this section, such powers as are conferred on it by order made by the Government.

(2) An order under this section may—

(a) contain such incidental or consequential provisions as appear to the Government to be necessary, including modification of statutory provisions;

(b) impose conditions in relation to the exercise of any power which it confers;

(c) provide for payments by an tÚdarás;

(d) confer on an tÚdarás such local authority functions as it may specify;

(e) be amended or revoked by order made by the Government.

(3) Where an order under this section is proposed to be made, a draft of the order shall be laid before each House of the Oireachtas and the order shall not be made until a resolution approving of the draft has been passed by each House.