Industrial Relations Act 1946

PART VI.

Trade Disputes.

Annotations:

Amendments:

F52

Repealed (18.05.1976) by Industrial Relations Act 1976 (15/1976), s. 3, commenced on enactment.

Modifications (not altering text):

C42

Application of Part VI (ss. 66-72) modified (3.06.1969) by Industrial Relations Act 1969 (14/1969), s. 17(1), (3), commenced on enactment.

Extension of Part VI of Principal Act.

17.—(1) In Part VI of the Principal Act “worker” shall include any person who is—

( a) a servant of a local authority,

( b) an officer of a class specified in the schedule to the Industrial Relations Act, 1946 (Part VI, Extension) Order, 1956 (S.I. No. 92 of 1956),

( c) a servant of a vocational education committee,

( d) a servant of a committee of agriculture,

( e) a nurse employed by a mental hospital authority within the meaning of the Mental Treatment Acts, 1945 to 1966, or

( f) an officer of a public assistance authority whose duties relate mainly to home assistance within the meaning of the Public Assistance Act, 1939,

and such other persons as stand designated for the time being by the Minister for Finance.

(2) The Minister for Finance may from time to time—

(a) designate for the purposes of subsection (1) of this section any persons (other than established civil servants within the meaning of the Civil Service Regulation Act, 1956) employed by virtue of section 30 (1) (g) of the Defence Act, 1954, or employed by or under the State, and

(b) at the request of the persons concerned, cancel the designation of any persons under this subsection.

(3) The Government may by order amend the definition of “ worker” in Part VI of the Principal Act and may by order revoke or amend any order under this section.

C43

Application of Part VI (ss. 66-72) modified (20.04.1956) by Industrial Relations Act, 1946 (Part VI, Extension) Order 1956 (S.I. No. 92 of 1956), art. 2 and sch.

2. The meaning of “worker” in Part VI of the Industrial Relations Act, 1946 (No. 26 of 1946), is hereby extended to include each class of officer of a local authority specified in the Schedule hereto.

SCHEDULE.

Wardsman

Mechanic

Wardsmaid

Machinery Attendant

Laboratory Attendant

Boiler Attendant

Cook

Foreman

Kitchen Maid

Artisan

Dairy Maid

Carter

Charwoman

Gardener

Laundress

Farmworker

Laundry Attendant

General Workman

Seamstress

Porter

Ambulance Driver

Caretaker

Motor Driver

Gatekeeper

Electrician

Messenger

Van Driver

Skilled Tradesman

Editorial Notes:

E153

Previous affecting provision: application of Part VI (ss. 66-72) modified (29.07.1955) by Industrial Relations (Amendment) Act 1955 (19/1955), s. 2, commenced on enactment; subsequently repealed (3.06.1969) by Industrial Relations Act 1969 (14/1969), s. 23 and sch., commenced on enactment.

Worker” for the purposes of Part VI.

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66. F52 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F52

Repealed (18.05.1976) by Industrial Relations Act 1976 (15/1976), s. 3, commenced on enactment.