Dublin Transport Authority Act, 1986

Assignment of additional functions to Authority.

9.—(1) The Minister, with the consent of the Minister for Finance and the Minister for the Public Service, and where matters within the responsibility of the Minister for the Environment are concerned with the consent also of that Minister, may by order confer on the Authority such additional functions, in relation to road and rail transport planning, resources or operations in its functional area, as the Minister thinks proper and specifies in the order.

(2) An order under this section may provide for the performance of the additional functions subject to conditions specified in the order, and may contain such incidental and supplementary provisions as the Minister thinks necessary or expedient for giving full effect to the order.

(3) An order under this section may specify the functional area in which the additional functions conferred by the order are to be performed and may contain such adaptations or modifications of other enactments as the Minister thinks necessary.

(4) The Minister, with the consent as aforesaid, may by order amend or revoke an order under this section.

(5) When 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 such House.