European Parliament (Irish Constituency Members) Act 2009

Amendment of Act of 2001.

6.— Section 55 of the Act of 2001 is amended by inserting after subsection (2) the following:

“(2A) Service is not to be treated as pensionable service in accordance with this Chapter if any pension or benefit under the terms of the Decision of the European Parliament of 28 September 2005 adopting the Statute for Members of the European Parliament (2005/684/EC, Euratom 1 ) has already been paid or preserved, as the case may be, in respect of the service.”.

1O.J. No. L. 262, 07.10.2005, p.1