Aviation (Preclearance) Act 2009


16.— (1) The Minister may make regulations—

(a) for any purpose in relation to which regulations are provided for in this Act, and

(b) generally for the purpose of giving effect to this Act and to the Agreement,

and such regulations may contain such incidental, supplementary and consequential provisions as appear to the Minister to be necessary or expedient for the purposes of the regulations.

(2) Without prejudice to the generality of subsection (1), the Minister may make regulations for ensuring the integrity, security and proper functioning of—

(a) preclearance areas generally,

(b) a preclearance area at a particular airport, or

(c) a part of a preclearance area at a particular airport.

(3) Every regulation made under this Act shall be laid by the Minister before each House of the Oireachtas as soon as may be after it is made and, if a resolution annulling the regulation is passed by either such House within the next 21 days on which that House sits after the regulation is laid before it, the regulation shall be annulled accordingly but without prejudice to the validity of anything previously done thereunder.