Local Government Act, 1994

Section 17 : ancillary provisions.

18.—(1) Where the boundary of a county is altered by regulations under section 17 the Minister or any other Minister of the Government, with the consent of the Minister, may by regulations under this section make such provision as the relevant Minister considers necessary or expedient in relation to any matter whatsoever arising from, in consequence of, or otherwise related to such boundary alteration and any provision so made shall, notwithstanding the provisions of any other enactment, apply and have effect accordingly.

(2) The provisions of subsection (1) of section 34 of the Act of 1991 and subsections (3) to (7) of that section shall apply and have effect with all necessary adaptations in relation to regulations under this section and for that purpose, without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing, in the said subsections—

(a) “primary order” shall mean regulations under section 17 of this Act;

(b) “supplementary order” shall mean regulations made under this section; and

(c) a reference to subsection (1) of this section shall be substituted for the reference to “subsection (2)” in the prefix to the said section 34 (1).