Independent Monitoring Commission Act 2003


1.—(1) In this Act—

“Agreement” means the Agreement between the Government and the Government of the United Kingdom establishing the Independent Monitoring Commission, done at Dublin on 25 November 2003;

“Commission” means the Independent Monitoring Commission established by those Governments under the Agreement;

“functions” includes powers and duties, and references to performing functions include references to exercising powers and carrying out duties;

“the Minister” means the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform;

“Secretary of State” means a Secretary of State in the Government of the United Kingdom;

“United Kingdom” means the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

(2) In this Act a reference to a numbered Article is a reference to the Article so numbered of the Agreement.

(3) The text of the Agreement is set out in the Schedule to this Act.