Postal and Telecommunications Services Act, 1983

Laying of orders and regulations before Houses of Oireachtas.

3.—Every order (other than an order under paragraph 2 of the Second Schedule ) and every regulation made by the Minister, the Minister for Finance or the Minister for Trade, Commerce and Tourism under this Act or made by the postal company under section 84 or by the telecommunications company under section 98 shall be laid before each House of the Oireachtas as soon as may be after it is made and, if a resolution annulling the order or regulation is passed by either such House within the next subsequent 21 days on which that House has sat after the order or regulation is laid before it, the order or regulation shall be annulled accordingly but without prejudice to the validity of anything previously done thereunder.