Hepatitis C Compensation Tribunal (Amendment) Act, 2002

Amendment of section 3 of Principal Act.

3.—Section 3 of the Principal Act is hereby amended—

(a) in subsection (10)(b), by the insertion after “resides” of “or carries on any trade, business or profession”, and

(b) by the insertion of the following subsection after subsection (10):

“(10A) Where a person refuses or fails to comply with or disobeys a requirement of the Tribunal, the High Court may, on application to it in a summary manner in that behalf by the Tribunal, order the person to comply with the requirement and make such other (if any) order as it considers necessary and just to enable the requirement to have full effect.”.