Updated to 6 June 2024 (Act No. 15 of 2024 and S.I. No. 291 of 2024)

All effects below are reflected in the most recent Revised Act.

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Whole Act 5 July 2002 Commenced as per s. 1(3)

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
Power to investigate non compliance with. 8/2001, ss. 1 (2), 42 (1) (a)
Transfer of certain functions S.I. No. 588 of 2020, arts. 1(2), 2, 3
  S.I. No. 418 of 2011, arts. 1(2), 3 & sch. 1
  S.I. No. 215 of 2011, regs. 1(2), 3(1)
  42/2004, ss. 3 (1), 4, 58, 59 (1) (2) (3), 74, schs. 3, 5
Act amended - “Child and Family Agency” substituted for “Board” 40/2013, ss. 1(2), 97, sch. 2 pt. 13 item 1
S. 2(1) amended 40/2013, ss. 1(2), 97, sch. 2 pt. 13 item 2
  11/2013, ss. 1(2), 72(1), sch. 6, item 30
  42/2004, ss. 3 (1), 72, sch. 7, pt. 10
S. 9 repealed 40/2013, ss. 1(2), 5 and sch. 3
S. 10(1) transfer of functions 40/2013, ss. 1(2), 72
S. 11 appointments under continued 40/2013, ss. 1(2), 93(a)
S. 12 appointments under continued 40/2013, ss. 1(2), 93(a)
S. 12(2) amended 11/2013, ss. 1(2), 72(1), sch. 6, item 30
  42/2004, ss. 3 (1), 72, sch. 7, pt. 10
S. 12(6)(g) amended 42/2004, ss. 3 (1), 72, sch. 7, pt. 10
S. 12(6)(h) substituted 11/2013, ss. 1(2), 72(1), sch. 6, item 30
S. 13 repealed 40/2013, ss. 1(2), 5 and sch. 3
S. 14 amended 40/2013, ss. 1(2), 97, sch. 2 pt. 13 item 3
S. 19 repealed 14/2018, ss. 12(c), 13(4)
S. 23(1) amended 14/2018, ss. 10(a), 13(4)
S. 25(8) deleted 40/2013, ss. 1(2), 97, sch. 2 part 13 item 4
S. 25(8) amended 42/2004, ss. 3 (1), 72, sch. 7, pt. 10
S. 26(1) substituted 14/2018, ss. 10(b), 13(4)
S. 26(1) amended 9/2007, ss. 6(a)(i), 9(3)
S. 26(2) deleted 9/2007, ss. 6(a)(ii), 9(3)
S. 27(1) amended 9/2007, ss. 6(b), 9(3)
S. 28, bodies prescribed for the purposes of S.I. No. 639 of 2005, reg. 3 & sch.
S. 28(1) amended 7/2018, ss. 1(3), 190(a)
S. 28(3) amended 7/2018, ss. 1(3), 190(b)
Ss. 32-39 repealed 40/2013, ss. 1(2), 5 and sch. 3
S. 41 repealed 40/2013, ss. 1(2), 5 and sch. 3
S. 41(6) substituted 37/2012, ss. 1(2), 57(a)
S. 41(8) inserted 37/2012, ss. 1(2), 57(b)
Schedule repealed 40/2013, ss. 1(2), 5 and sch. 3

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
S. 14 Education (Welfare) Act 2000 (Prescribed Form)(Section 14) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 330 of 2020)
S. 28 Education (Welfare) Act 2000 (Section 28) (Prescribed Bodies) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 639 of 2005)