Central Bank Act 1942

F303 [ Certain persons required to attend proceedings of Oireachtas committees.


33AM. (1) This section applies to the following persons:

F304 [ ( a ) the Governor;

( b ) the Head of Central Banking;

( c ) the Head of Financial Regulation; ]

( e ) the Registrar of Credit Unions.

(2) A person to whom this section applies shall

( a ) if requested to do so, attend before the Joint Committee of the Oireachtas that is responsible for examining matters relating to the Bank, and

( b ) provide that Committee with such information as it requires.

(3) Subsection (2) has effect subject to

( a ) the Rome Treaty and the ESCB Statute, and

( b ) any restrictions that are imposed on a person to whom this section applies by or under the Central Bank Acts, or any other enactment, in relation to appearing before the Joint Committee referred to in subsection (2)( a ). ]




Inserted (1.05.2003) by Central Bank and Financial Services Authority of Ireland Act 2003 (12/2003), s. 26, S.I. No. 160 of 2003, subject to transitional provisions in s. 36 and sch. 3.


Substituted and deleted (1.10.2010) by Central Bank Reform Act 2010 (23/2010), s. 14(1) and sch. 1, pt. 1, item 70, S.I. No. 469 of 2010.