Updated to 21 June 2024 (Act No. 14 of 2024 and S.I. No. 281 of 2024)

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

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Whole Act 9 July 2007 Commenced on enactment

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
S. 2 functions transferred Community Development (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 357 of 2017), arts. 1(2), 2, 3(1)(a)(i), (b)
  Rural Affairs (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 354 of 2017), arts. 1(2), 3(1)(b)
  Charities (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 348 of 2017), arts. 2(1), 3(1)(e)
  Office of the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 218 of 2011), arts. 1(2), 3(1) & sch.
  Community Affairs (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 196 of 2011), arts. 1(2), 3(1)
  Inland Waterways and Waterways Ireland (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 195 of 2011), arts. 1(2), 3(1) & sch., pt. 2
  Charities (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 194 of 2011), arts. 1(2), 3(1)
  National Drugs Strategy (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2011 (S. I. No. 166 of 2011), arts. 1(2), 3(1) & sch.
  Irish Language, Gaeltacht and the Islands (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2011 (S. I. No. 164 of 2011), arts. 1(2), 3(1) & sch., pt. 2
S. 2(1)(c) functions transferred Rural Affairs and Social Enterprise (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 308 of 2016, arts. 1(2), 2, 3(1)(b), (c), (2)
S. 2(1)(d) functions transferred Young People’s Facilities and Services Fund (Transfer of Departmental and Ministerial Functions) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 594 of 2008), art. 3(1) and sch.
S. 2(1)(e) functions transferred Islands (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2020 (S.I. No. 379 of 2020), arts. 1(2), 2, 3(1)(a), (b), (2)
S. 2(2) functions transferred Finance (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 418 of 2011), arts. 1(2), 3 & sch. 1
  Young People’s Facilities and Services Fund (Transfer of Departmental and Ministerial Functions) Order 2008 (S.I. No. 594 of 2008), art. 3(1) and sch.
S. 3A ins. Social Welfare (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2010 (No. 28 of 2010), ss. 1(4), 33
S. 3A functions transferred Community Services Programme (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 578 of 2017), arts. 1(2), 2, 3(1)(a)(iv), (2)
S. 3A(b) functions transferred Community Services Programme (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 578 of 2017), arts. 1(2), 2, 3(1)(a)(iii), (2)

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
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