European Communities (Amendment) Act, 1993

Amendment of section 2 of Act of 1972.

3.—Section 2 of the Act of 1972 is hereby amended by the insertion of the following subsection:

“(2) Without prejudice to subsection (1) of this section, from the coming into force of the EEA Agreement, the provisions of that Agreement and the acts to be adopted by institutions established by that Agreement which, pursuant to the treaties governing the European Communities, will be binding on the State and an integral part of the legal order of those Communities, shall have the force of law in the State on the conditions laid down in those treaties and in that Agreement.”,

and accordingly the said section 2 as originally enacted shall be subsection (1) of the said section 2.