Insurance Act, 2000

Amendment of section 59 of Act of 1989 (Appointment of authorised officers).

9.—Section 59 of the Act of 1989 is hereby amended by the substitution of the following for that section:

“59.—(1) The Minister, or any other person appointed by the Minister for that purpose, may authorise in writing such and so many persons to be authorised officers for the purposes of the Insurance Acts and may revoke such authorisations.

(2) Every person who is appointed to be an authorised officer pursuant to this section shall be furnished with a certificate of appointment and shall, if so required, when exercising any power conferred on him by this Act, produce such certificate or a copy of it duly authenticated by the Minister or such other person appointed by the Minister for that purpose and a form of personal identification.”.