Updated to 7 January 2022 (Act No. 43 of 2021 and S.I. No. 8 of 2022)

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Whole Act 28 February 1935 Commenced on enactment

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
Mode of charging wrt child offence under. 24/2001, ss. 2 (1), 253, sch. 1
Power to arrest without warrant wrt child offence under. 24/2001, ss. 2 (1), 254, sch. 1
Power to order depositions for child offence under. 24/2001, ss. 2 (1), 255, sch. 1
Wrt. to a child offence under, power to hear proceedings in absence of child. 24/2001, ss. 2 (1), 251, sch. 1
Ss. 1, 2, provision relating to commission of offence under. 4/1997, ss. 10, 21, sch. 1
  18/2001, ss. 1 (2), 3, sch., pars. 7, 8
S.1, applic. ext. 38/1996, s.2, sch.
S.1, provn. relating to bail. 16/1997, ss. 1, 13 (2), sch., pars. 10, 29, 30
S. 1(1)*
S. 1(2) repealed 15/2006, s. 8
Ss. 1 (2), 2 (2), 4, summary trial of cert. offences. 2/1951, s.2, sch. 1
S. 2 repealed 15/2006, s. 8
S.2, applic. ext. 38/1996, s.2, sch.
S.2, provn. relating to bail. 16/1997, ss. 1, 13 (2), sch., pars. 10, 29, 30
S.2 (1) am. 14/1997, ss. 1, 13, sch. 1, par. 7
S.2 (2) am. 14/1997, ss. 1, 13, sch. 1, par. 7
S.3 rep. 32/1990, ss. 21, 22 (3), sch.
S.4 rep. 20/1993, s.14, sch.
S.4, provision relating to the commission of offence under. 18/2001, ss. 1 (2), 3, sch., par. 15
S.5 rep. 2/1951, s.26, sch. 2
S.6 rep. 10/1981, ss. 10 (2), 13 (2) (4)
S.11, rep. with saver. 24/2001, ss. 2 (1), 5 (1) (2), sch. 2
S.13 rep. 20/1993, s.14, sch.
S.15 rep. 2/1951, s.26, sch. 2
S.16 rep. 20/1993, s.14, sch.
S.17 rep. 20/1979, ss. 10 (2), 13 (2) (4)
S.18**
S.18 am. 32/1990, ss. 18, 22 (3)
S. 19 form prescribed S.I. No. 93 of 1997, ord. 34, rl. 10, forms 34.22, 34.23, sch. B
S.19 am. 20/1993, s.12

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
None

*Invalid having regard to the provisions of the Constitution. See C.C. v Ireland & Ors [2006] IESC 33

**Invalid having regard to the provisions of the Constitution. See Douglas v Director of Public Prosecutions & Ors. [2013] IEHC 343 and McInerney & Curtis v Director of Public Prosecutions & Ors. [2014] IEHC 181