Industrial Relations Act 1946

Technical assessors.

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14. (1) The Court may appoint technical assessors to assist it on any matter relating to proceedings before the Court.

(2) Technical assessors shall be paid such fees as the Minister, with the consent of the Minister for Finance, determines.

Annotations:

Modifications (not altering text):

C7

Functions transferred and references to “Department of Finance” and “Minister for Finance” construed (29.07.2011) by Finance (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 418 of 2011), arts. 2, 3, 5 and sch. 1 part 2, in effect as per art. 1(2), subject to transitional provisions in arts. 6-9.

2. (1) The administration and business in connection with the performance of any functions transferred by this Order are transferred to the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform.

(2) References to the Department of Finance contained in any Act or instrument made thereunder and relating to the administration and business transferred by paragraph (1) shall, on and after the commencement of this Order, be construed as references to the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform.

3. The functions conferred on the Minister for Finance by or under the provisions of —

(a) the enactments specified in Schedule 1, and

(b) the statutory instruments specified in Schedule 2,

are transferred to the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform.

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5. References to the Minister for Finance contained in any Act or instrument under an Act and relating to any functions transferred by this Order shall, from the commencement of this Order, be construed as references to the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform.

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Schedule 1

Enactments

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Part 2

1922 to 2011 Enactments

Number and Year

Short Title

Provision

(1)

(2)

(3)

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No. 26 of 1946

Industrial Relations Act 1946

Sections 14(2), 21(4) and 70

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C8

Application of section extended (18.10.1999) by Employment Equality Act 1998 (21/1998), s. 83(3)(a), S.I. No. 320 of 1999.

Appeals from the Director to the Labour Court.

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(3) The following enactments shall apply to an appeal under this section:

(a) section 14 of the Industrial Relations Act, 1946 (appointment of technical assessors); and

(b) section 21 of that Act and section 56 of the Industrial Relations Act, 1990 (summoning of witnesses etc.).

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Editorial Notes:

E12

Previous affecting provision: application of section extended (1.01.1993) by Pensions Act 1990 (25/1990), s. 77(3)(c), S.I. No. 366 of 1992; substituted (5.04.2004) by Social Welfare (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2004 (9/2004), s. 22(1), S.I. No. 141 of 2004.

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Previous affecting provision: application of section extended (1.07.1977) by Employment Equality Act 1977 (16/1977), s. 21(3)(c), S.I. No. 176 of 1977. Employment Equality Act 1977 repealed (18.10.1999) by Employment Equality Act 1998 (21/1998), s. 5(1), S.I. No. 320 of 1999, subject to transitional provisions in subs. (2).