Health Act 1947


Number 28 of 1947


HEALTH ACT 1947

REVISED

Updated to 13 July 2020


This Revised Act is an administrative consolidation of the Health Act 1947. It is prepared by the Law Reform Commission in accordance with its function under the Law Reform Commission Act 1975 (3/1975) to keep the law under review and to undertake revision and consolidation of statute law.

All Acts up to and including the Microenterprise Loan Fund (Amendment) Act 2020 (3/2020), enacted 10 July 2020, and all statutory instruments up to and including the Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (Face Coverings on Public Transport) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 244 of 2020), made 10 July 2020, were considered in the preparation of this Revised Act.

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Number 28 of 1947


HEALTH ACT 1947

REVISED

Updated to 13 July 2020


Introduction

This Revised Act presents the text of the Act as it has been amended since enactment, and preserves the format in which it was passed.

Related legislation

Health Acts 1947 to 2019: this Act is one of a group of Acts included in this collective citation, to be construed together as one ( Health Service Executive (Governance) Act 2019 (17/2019), s. 1(3)). The Acts in this group are:

Health Act 1947 (28/1947)

Health Act 1953 (26/1953) (citation only)

Health (Fluoridation of Water Supplies) Act 1960 (46/1960) (citation only)

Health Act 1970 (1/1970)

Misuse of Drugs Act 1977 (12/1977), s. 36 and s. 42 in so far as it amends the Health Acts 1947 to 1970 (citation only)

Health (Family Planning) Act 1979 (20/1979)

Health (Amendment) Act 1986 (10/1986)

Health (Amendment) Act 1987 (3/1987)

Health (Nursing Homes) Act 1990 (23/1990)

Health (Amendment) Act 1991 (15/1991), other than s. 8

Health (Amendment) Act 1994 (11/1994)

Health (Amendment) Act 1996 (15/1996)

Health (Amendment) (No. 2) Act 1996 (23/1996)

Health (Amendment) (No. 3) Act 1996 (32/1996), other than ss. 21 and 22

Health (Provision of Information) Act 1997 (9/1997)

Health (Eastern Regional Health Authority) Act 1999 (13/1999)

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2001 (14/2001), except in so far as it relates to the Tobacco (Health Promotion and Protection) Act 1988 (citation only)

Health Act 2004 (42/2004)

Health (Amendment) Act 2005 (3/2005), in so far as it amends the Health Acts 1947 to 2004

Irish Medicines Board (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2006 (3/2006), Part 5

Health (Repayment Scheme) Act 2006 (17/2006)

Hepatitis C Compensation Tribunal (Amendment) Act 2006 (22/2006), except s. 6

Health (Nursing Homes) (Amendment) Act 2007 (1/2007)

Health Act 2007 (23/2007)

Medical Practitioners Act 2007 (25/2007), s. 57(9) (citation only)

Health Act 2008 (21/2008)

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2009 (25/2009), s. 64

Health (Amendment) Act 2010 (15/2010) (citation only)

Health (Amendment) (No. 2) Act 2010 (20/2010)

Child Care (Amendment) Act 2011 (19/2011), ss. 35 and 36 (citation only)

Health (Alteration of Criteria for Eligibility) Act 2013 (10/2013)

Health (Pricing and Supply of Medical Goods) Act 2013 (14/2013), s. 30 (citation only)

Health Service Executive (Governance) Act 2013 (23/2013)

Health (Alteration of Criteria for Eligibility) (No. 2) Act 2013 (42/2013) (citation only)

Local Government Reform Act (1/2014), the amendment to the Health (Fluoridation of Water Supplies) Act 1960 provided for in section 5 (6) and sch. 2, part 6.

Health Service Executive (Financial Matters) Act 2014 (17/2014)

Health (General Practitioner Service) Act 2014 (28/2014)

Health (General Practitioner Service) Act 2015 (19/2015)

Health (General Practitioner Service) Act 2018 (13/2018)

Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union (Consequential Provisions) Act 2019 (8/2019), Part 2

Health Service Executive (Governance) Act 2019 (17/2019), other than Part 3

Acts previously included in the group but now repealed are:

Health Act 1954 (23/1954)

Health and Mental Treatment Act 1957 (16/1957), s. 1

Health and Mental Treatment (Amendment) Act 1958 (37/1958), s.1

Health (Homes For Incapacitated Persons) Act 1964 (8/1964)

Health and Mental Treatment (Amendment) Act 1966 (2/1966), s. 1

Health (Mental Services) Act 1981 (17/1981)

Health (Family Planning) (Amendment) Act 1985 (4/1985)

Health (Amendment) Act 2004 (19/2004)

Annotations

This Revised Act is annotated and includes textual and non-textual amendments, statutory instruments made pursuant to the Act and previous affecting provisions.

An explanation of how to read annotations is available at

www.lawreform.ie/annotations.

Material not updated in this revision

Where other legislation is amended by this Act, those amendments may have been superseded by other amendments in other legislation, or the amended legislation may have been repealed or revoked. This information is not represented in this revision but will be reflected in a revision of the amended legislation if one is available.

Where legislation or a fragment of legislation is referred to in annotations, changes to this legislation or fragment may not be reflected in this revision but will be reflected in a revision of the legislation referred to if one is available.

A list of legislative changes to any Act, and to statutory instruments from 1972, may be found linked from the page of the Act or statutory instrument at

www.irishstatutebook.ie.

Acts which affect or previously affected this revision

Health (Preservation and Protection and other Emergency Measures in the Public Interest) Act 2020 (1/2020)

Freedom of Information Act 2014 (30/2014)

Water Services (No. 2) Act 2013 (50/2013)

Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2010 (18/2010)

Fines Act 2010 (8/2010)

Nursing Homes Support Scheme Act 2009 (15/2009)

Water Services Act 2007 (30/2007)

Medical Practitioners Act 2007 (25/2007)

Health Act 2007 (23/2007)

Consumer Protection Act 2007 (19/2007)

Irish Medicines Board (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2006 (3/2006)

Health Act 2004 (42/2004)

Health (Amendment) Act 2004 (19/2004)

Civil Registration Act 2004 (3/2004)

Health (Amendment) (No. 3) Act 1996 (32/1996)

Irish Medicines Board Act 1995 (29/1995)

Health (Family Planning) (Amendment) Act 1992 (20/1992)

Child Care Act 1991 (17/1991)

Abattoirs Act 1988 (8/1988)

Health (Amendment) Act 1986 (10/1986)

Misuse of Drugs Act 1977 (12/1977)

Health Act 1970 (1/1970)

Local Government (Repeal of Enactments) Act 1964 (33/1964)

Health (Homes For Incapacitated Persons) Act 1964 (8/1964)

Poisons Act 1961 (21/1961)

Health Authorities Act 1960 (9/1960)

Health Act 1953 (26/1953)

Health Services (Financial Provisions) Act 1947 (47/1947)

All Acts up to and including Microenterprise Loan Fund (Amendment) Act 2020 (3/2020), enacted 10 July 2020, were considered in the preparation of this revision.

Statutory instruments which affect or previously affected this revision

Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (Face Coverings on Public Transport) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 244 of 2020)

Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Requirements) (Covid-19 Passenger Locator Form) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 243 of 2020)

Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 3) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 234 of 2020)

Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Requirements) (Covid-19 Passenger Locator Form) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 217 of 2020)

Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) (Amendment) (No.2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 212 of 2020)

Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 209 of 2020)

Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 206 of 2020)

Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Requirements) (Covid-19 Passenger Locator Form) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 181 of 2020)

Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 174 of 2020)

Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 153 of 2020)

Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 128 of 2020)

Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 121 of 2020)

Health Act 1947 (Affected Areas) Order 2020 (S.I. No. 120 of 2020)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 53 of 2020)

Health (Out-Patient Charges) Regulations 2019 (S.I. No. 693 of 2019)

Infectious Diseases (Preventative Measures) (Hiv Prep) Regulations 2019 (S.I. No. 531 of 2019)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2018 (S.I. No. 567 of 2018)

Health Services (Drug Payment Scheme) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 577 of 2017)

Health (Out-Patient Charges) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 548 of 2017)

Food Hygiene (Revocation of Certain Provisions) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 528 of 2017)

Consultative Council on Hepatitis C (Membership) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 510 of 2017)

Food Standards (Ice-Cream) (Revocation) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 195 of 2017)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 276 of 2016)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 566 of 2015)

Health (Provision of Food Allergen Information to Consumers in respect of Non-Prepacked Food) Regulations 2014 (S.I. No. 489 of 2014)

Consultative Council on Hepatitis C (Establishment) Order 1996 (Amendment) Order 2013 (S.I. No. 131 of 2013)

Health (Out-Patient Charges) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 45 of 2013)

Health Services (Drug Payment Scheme) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 526 of 2012)

Health (Definition of Marginal, Localised and Restricted Activity) (Retail Catering Establishments) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 168 of 2012)

Health Services (Drug Payment Scheme) Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 648 of 2011)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 452 of 2011)

Finance (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 418 of 2011)

Health (Definition of Marginal, Localised and Restricted Activity) (Butcher Shop) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 340 of 2010)

European Communities (Official Control of Foodstuffs) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 117 of 2010)

Health Services (Drugs Payment Scheme) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 536 of 2009)

Infectious Diseases (Aircraft) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 411 of 2009)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowance) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 581 of 2008)

Infectious Diseases Maintenance Allowance (Increased Payment) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 580 of 2008)

Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 544 of 2008)

Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 543 of 2008)

Health Services Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 519 of 2008)

Infectious Diseases (Shipping) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 4 of 2008)

Health Services Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 837 of 2007)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 836 of 2007)

Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 825 of 2007)

Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 824 of 2007)

Infectious Diseases Maintenance Allowance (Increased Payment) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 785 of 2007)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 559 of 2007)

Health (Country of Origin of Beef) (Amendment) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 85 of 2007)

European Communities (Free Movement of Persons) (No. 2) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 656 of 2006)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 618 of 2006)

Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 598 of 2006)

Health (Country of Origin of Beef) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 307 of 2006)

European Communities (Free Movement of Persons) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 226 of 2006)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 825 of 2005)

Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 762 of 2005)

Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 761 of 2005)

Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 692 of 2005)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 865 of 2004)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 864 of 2004)

Health Services Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 832 of 2004)

Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 826 of 2004)

Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 825 of 2004)

Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 768 of 2004)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 734 of 2003)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 707 of 2003)

Health Services Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 658 of 2003)

Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 654 of 2003)

Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 653 of 2003)

Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 617 of 2003)

Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 349 of 2003)

Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 348 of 2003)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment No. 2) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 180 of 2003)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 115 of 2003)

Health Services Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 603 of 2002)

Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 553 of 2002)

Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 547 of 2002)

Health Services Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 368 of 2002)

Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 367 of 2002)

Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 366 of 2002)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 592 of 2001)

Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 583 of 2001)

Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 582 of 2001)

Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 549 of 2001)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 119 of 2001)

Health Services Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 66 of 2001)

Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 394 of 2000)

Health (Prevention of Danger To Public Health) (Revocation) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 152 of 2000)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 151 of 2000)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 114 of 2000)

National Ambulance Advisory Council (Revocation) Order 2000 (S.I. No. 108 of 2000)

Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 402 of 1999)

Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 401 of 1999)

Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 369 of 1999)

Health (Prevention of Danger To Public Health) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 186 of 1999)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 157 of 1999)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) (Increased Payment) Regulations 1998 (S.I. No. 525 of 1998)

Irish Medicines Board (Competent Authority) Order 1998 (S.I. No. 143 of 1998)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1998 (S.I. No. 115 of 1998)

National Ambulance Advisory Council Order 1998 (S.I. No. 27 of 1998)

Health (Inpatient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 510 of 1997)

Health (Outpatient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 509 of 1997)

Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 479 of 1997)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 234 of 1997)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 384 of 1996)

Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 346 of 1996)

Consultative Council on Hepatitis C (Establishment) Order 1996 (S.I. No. 339 of 1996)

Health (Official Control of Food) Approved Laboratories Order 1996 (S.I. No. 242 of 1996)

Health (Official Control of Food) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 241 of 1996)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 166 of 1996)

Disabled Persons Maintenance Allowances Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 165 of 1996)

Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 313 of 1995)

Health (Extraction Solvents in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 283 of 1995)

Disabled Persons Maintenance Allowances Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 141 of 1995)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 140 of 1995)

Medical Preparations (Labelling and Package Leaflets) (Amendment) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 440 of 1994)

Medical Preparations (Licensing, Advertisement and Sale) (Amendment) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 439 of 1994)

Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 336 of 1994)

Disabled Persons Maintenance Allowances Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 237 of 1994)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 236 of 1994)

Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickeners and Gelling Agents in Food) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 78 of 1994)

Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 38 of 1994)

Health (Out-Patient Charges) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 37 of 1994)

Health (Tin in Food) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 389 of 1993)

Health (Nutrition Labelling For Foodstuffs) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 388 of 1993)

Health (Extraction Solvents in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 387 of 1993)

Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 331 of 1993)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 212 of 1993)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 211 of 1993)

Medical Preparations (Advertising) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 76 of 1993)

Medical Preparations (Labelling & Package Leaflets) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 71 of 1993)

Medical Preparations (Licensing, Advertisement & Sale) (Amendment) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 70 of 1993)

Medical Preparations (Prescription and Control of Supply) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 69 of 1993)

Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations, 1993 (Amendment) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 68 of 1993)

Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 51 of 1993)

Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 50 of 1993)

Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 40 of 1993)

Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 39 of 1993)

Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 339 of 1992)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 213 of 1992)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 212 of 1992)

Health (Cylamate in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 73 of 1992)

Health (Arsenic and Lead in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 72 of 1992)

Health (Mineral Hydrocarbons in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 71 of 1992)

Health (Solvents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 70 of 1992)

Health (Antioxidant in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 69 of 1992)

Health (Colouring Agents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 68 of 1992)

Health (Erucic Acid in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 67 of 1992)

Health (Preservatives in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 66 of 1992)

Health (Vinyl Chloride in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 65 of 1992)

Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickening and Gelling Agents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 24 of 1992)

Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 366 of 1991)

Health (Official Control of Food) Approved Laboratories Order 1991 (S.I. No. 335 of 1991)

European Communities (Health Act, 1947, Amendment of Sections 54 and 61) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 333 of 1991)

Health (Official Control of Food) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 332 of 1991)

Health (Foods For Particular Nutritional Uses) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 331 of 1991)

Maintenance Allowance (Increased Payment) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 309 of 1991)

Health Services Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 203 of 1991)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 200 of 1991)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 199 of 1991)

Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 335 of 1990)

Health Services Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 334 of 1990)

Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 284 of 1990)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 193 of 1990)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 190 of 1990)

Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 132 of 1990)

Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thicking and Gelling Agents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 102 of 1990)

Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) (Amendment) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 348 of 1989)

Medical Preparations (Licensing, Advertisement and Sale) (Amendment) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 347 of 1989)

Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 320 of 1989)

Health (Preservatives in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 263 of 1989)

Medical Preparations (Amendment of Fees) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 223 of 1989)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 193 of 1989)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 192 of 1989)

Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 113 of 1989)

Food Hygiene (Amendment) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 62 of 1989)

Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 316 of 1988)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 288 of 1988)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 151 of 1988)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 150 of 1988)

Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 106 of 1988)

Medical Preparations (Amendment of Fees) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 10 of 1988)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 306 of 1987)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (No. 2) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 305 of 1987)

Health (Charges For In-Patient Services) (Amendment) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 300 of 1987)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 197 of 1987)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 196 of 1987)

Health Services (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 134 of 1987)

Health (In-Patient Charges) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 116 of 1987)

Health (Out-Patient Charges) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 115 of 1987)

Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 114 of 1987)

Medical Preparations (Amendment of Fees) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 49 of 1987)

Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 18 of 1987)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 404 of 1986)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (No. 2) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 403 of 1986)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 252 of 1986)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 228 of 1986)

Health (Hospital In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 221 of 1986)

Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 109 of 1986)

Medical Preparations (Amendment of Fees) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 49 of 1986)

Health (Restricted Article) Order 1985 (S.I. No. 429 of 1985)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (No. 2) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 373 of 1985)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 372 of 1985)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 268 of 1985)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 190 of 1985)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 189 of 1985)

Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickening and Gelling Agents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 186 of 1985)

Medical Preparations (Amendment of Fees) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 159 of 1985)

Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 145 of 1985)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 306 of 1984)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (No. 2) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 305 of 1984)

Medical Preparations (Licensing, Advertisement and Sale) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 210 of 1984)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 135 of 1984)

Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 123 of 1984)

Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 95 of 1984)

Health (Hospital In-Patient Charges) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 94 of 1984)

Medical Preparations (Amendment of Fees) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 85 of 1984)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 71 of 1984)

Health Services (No. 4) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 389 of 1983)

Health Services (No. 3) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 381 of 1983)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 362 of 1983)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 361 of 1983)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 155 of 1983)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 154 of 1983)

Health Services (No. 2) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 139 of 1983)

Health (Antioxidant in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 61 of 1983)

Medical Preparations (Amendment of Fees) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 56 of 1983)

Health Services Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 54 of 1983)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 340 of 1982)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 3) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 339 of 1982)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 285 of 1982)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 284 of 1982)

Health Services Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 283 of 1982)

Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickening and Gelling Agents) (Amendment) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 273 of 1982)

Health (Foods For Particular Nutritional Uses) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 272 of 1982)

Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 151 of 1982)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 77 of 1982)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 76 of 1982)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 3) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 408 of 1981)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 407 of 1981)

Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 342 of 1981)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 341 of 1981)

Health (Preservatives in Food) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 337 of 1981)

Health (Colouring Agents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 336 of 1981)

Health Services Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 267 of 1981)

Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 173 of 1981)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 100 of 1981)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 99 of 1981)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (Amendment) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 368 of 1980)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 367 of 1980)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 322 of 1980)

Medical Preparations (Amendment of Fees) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 241 of 1980)

Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 93 of 1980)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 92 of 1980)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 91 of 1980)

Health Services Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 61 of 1980)

Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickening and Gelling Agents in Food) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 35 of 1980)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 339 of 1979)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 338 of 1979)

Health Services (No. 2) Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 134 of 1979)

Health Services Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 109 of 1979)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 79 of 1979)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 78 of 1979)

Health Services Regulations 1978 (S.I. No. 371 of 1978)

Health (Colouring Agents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1978 (S.I. No. 140 of 1978)

Health (Erucic Acid in Food) Regulations 1978 (S.I. No. 123 of 1978)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1978 (S.I. No. 55 of 1978)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1978 (S.I. No. 54 of 1978)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1977 (S.I. No. 315 of 1977)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1977 (S.I. No. 314 of 1977)

Food Hygiene Regulations, 1950 (Shellfish Controlled Area) Order 1977 (S.I. No. 113 of 1977)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1977 (S.I. No. 80 of 1977)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1977 (S.I. No. 79 of 1977)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 261 of 1976)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 260 of 1976)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 214 of 1976)

Health (Charges For In-Patient Services) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 180 of 1976)

Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 142 of 1976)

Health Services Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 97 of 1976)

Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) (Amendment) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 82 of 1976)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 68 of 1976)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 67 of 1976)

Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) (Amendment) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 302 of 1975)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 221 of 1975)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (Amendment) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 220 of 1975)

Health Services Regulations, 1972 (Amendment) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 181 of 1975)

Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 64 of 1975)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 40 of 1975)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 39 of 1975)

Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 333 of 1974)

Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 225 of 1974)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 186 of 1974)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 185 of 1974)

Health Services Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 90 of 1974)

Health Services Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 184 of 1973)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 161 of 1973)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 160 of 1973)

Health (Colouring Agents in Food) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 149 of 1973)

Health (Antioxidant in Food) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 148 of 1973)

Health (Preservatives in Food) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 147 of 1973)

Health (Solvents in Food) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 304 of 1972)

Health (Antioxidant in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 303 of 1972)

Health (Preservatives in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 302 of 1972)

Health (Colouring Matter in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 301 of 1972)

Maternity Cash Grants Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 241 of 1972)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 169 of 1972)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 168 of 1972)

Health Services Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 88 of 1972)

Public Health (Preservatives, Etc., in Food Regulations, 1928 and 1943) (Amendment) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 46 of 1972)

Health (Mineral Hydrocarbons in Food) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 45 of 1972)

Health (Arsenic and Lead in Food) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 44 of 1972)

Health (Preservatives in Food) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 43 of 1972)

Health (Antioxidant in Food) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 42 of 1972)

Health (Colouring Matter in Food) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 41 of 1972)

Food Hygiene (Amendment) Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 322 of 1971)

Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 277 of 1971)

Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) (Amendment) Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 272 of 1971)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 208 of 1971)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 207 of 1971)

Health Boards (Functions of Chief Executive Officers) Order 1971 (S.I. No. 107 of 1971)

Health Act, 1970 (Adaptation) Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 106 of 1971)

Health Services Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 105 of 1971)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1970 (S.I. No. 169 of 1970)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1970 (S.I. No. 168 of 1970)

Medical Preparations (Control of Amphetamine) (Amendment) Regulations 1970 (S.I. No. 137 of 1970)

Health (Sampling of Food) Regulations 1970 (S.I. No. 50 of 1970)

Health (Cyclamate in Food) Regulations 1970 (S.I. No. 49 of 1970)

Medical Preparations (Control of Amphetamine) Regulations 1969 (S.I. No. 244 of 1969)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1969 (S.I. No. 143 of 1969)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1969 (S.I. No. 142 of 1969)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1968 (S.I. No. 155 of 1968)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1968 (S.I. No. 154 of 1968)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1968 (S.I. No. 114 of 1968)

General Institutional and Specialist Services (Amendment) Regulations 1968 (S.I. No. 57 of 1968)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1967 (S.I. No. 258 of 1967)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1967 (S.I. No. 189 of 1967)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1967 (S.I. No. 188 of 1967)

Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 261 of 1966)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 244 of 1966)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (Amendment) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 243 of 1966)

Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 105 of 1966)

Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 70 of 1966)

General Institutional and Specialist Services (Amendment) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 69 of 1966)

Infectious Diseases (Certificates of Vaccination Against Smallpox) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 23 of 1966)

Institutional Assistance Regulations 1965 (S.I. No. 177 of 1965)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1965 (S.I. No. 176 of 1965)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1965 (S.I. No. 175 of 1965)

Transport, Fuel and Power (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 1965 (S.I. No. 125 of 1965)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1964 (S.I. No. 193 of 1964)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1964 (S.I. No. 192 of 1964)

Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1964 (S.I. No. 158 of 1964)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 200 of 1963)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 142 of 1963)

Disabled Persons (Rehabilitation) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 141 of 1963)

Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 82 of 1963)

Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) (Temporary) Regulations 1962 (S.I. No. 199 of 1962)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1962 (S.I. No. 133 of 1962)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1962 (S.I. No. 132 of 1962)

Food Hygiene (Amendment) Regulations 1961 (S.I. No. 24 of 1961)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1960 (S.I. No. 261 of 1960)

Waterford Board of Public Assistance (Health Functions) Order 1958 (S.I. No. 270 of 1958)

South Cork Board of Public Assistance (Health Functions) Order 1958 (S.I. No. 269 of 1958)

Dublin Public Assistance Authorities (Health Functions) Order 1958 (S.I. No. 268 of 1958)

General Institutional and Specialist Services (Amendment) Regulations 1958 (S.I. No. 266 of 1958)

Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1958 (S.I. No. 265 of 1958)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1958 (S.I. No. 148 of 1958)

Medical Preparations (Advertisement and Sale) Regulations 1958 (S.I. No. 135 of 1958)

Health Authorities (Borrowing Powers) (Amendment) Order 1958 (S.I. No. 97 of 1958)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1957 (S.I. No. 51 of 1957)

Infectious Diseases (Temporary Provisions) Regulations 1956 (S.I. No. 244 of 1956)

Medical Preparations (Oral Diabetic Treatments) Regulations 1956 (S.I. No. 203 of 1956)

Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1956 (S.I. No. 142 of 1956)

Waterford Board of Public Assistance (Health Functions) Order 1956 (S.I. No. 74 of 1956)

South Cork Board of Public Assistance (Health Functions) Order 1956 (S.I. No. 73 of 1956)

Dublin Public Assistance Authorities (Health Functions) Order 1956 (S.I. No. 72 of 1956)

Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1956 (S.I. No. 44 of 1956)

General Institutional and Specialist Services (Amendment) Regulations 1956 (S.I. No. 43 of 1956)

Health Authorities (Borrowing Powers) Order 1955 (S.I. No. 211 of 1955)

General Medical Services (Amendment) Regulations 1955 (S.I. No. 49 of 1955)

Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1955 (S.I. No. 48 of 1955)

General Institutional and Specialist Services (Amendment) Regulations 1955 (S.I. No. 47 and 1955)

Fines and Penalties (Disposal) Order 1954 (S.I. No. 241 of 1954)

Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 207 of 1954)

Registration of Births and Deaths (Ireland) Act, 1863, and Adoption Act, 1952 (Adaptation) Order 1954 (S.I. No. 161 of 1954)

Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 158 of 1954)

General Institutional and Specialist Services (Temporary) Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 157 of 1954)

Institutional Assistance Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 103 of 1954)

General Medical Services Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 102 of 1954)

General Institutional and Specialist Services Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 100 of 1954)

Maternity and Child Health Services Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 98 of 1954)

Milk For Mothers and Children Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 97 of 1954)

Medical Preparations (Barbiturates) Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 30 of 1954)

Maternity Cash Grants Regulations 1953 (S.I. No. 410 of 1953)

Medical Preparations (Cortisone and A.C.T.H.) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 324 of 1952)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 300 of 1952)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 291 of 1952)

Food Hygiene (Amendment) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 289 of 1952)

Food Standards (Ice-Cream) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 227 of 1952)

Western Health Institutions Committee Order 1952 (S.I. No. 194 of 1952)

Infectious Diseases (Temporary Provisions) Regulations, 1952 (Revocation) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 166 of 1952)

National Health Council (Tenure of Office of Members) Order 1952 (S.I. No. 84 of 1952)

Infectious Diseases (Temporary Provisions) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 53 of 1952)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1951 (S.I. No. 318 of 1951)

Hospital of Saint Margaret of Cortona Transfer Order 1951 (S.I. No. 77 of 1951)

Health Act, 1947 (Adaptation) Order 1951 (S.I. No. 15 of 1951)

Health Act, 1947 (Date of Commencement) Order 1951 (S.I. No. 14 of 1951)

Food Hygiene Regulations 1950 (S.I. No. 205 of 1950)

National Health Council (Tenure of Office of Members) Order 1950 (S.I. No. 157 of 1950)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1949 (S.I. No. 351 of 1949)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (Amendment) Regulations 1949 (S.I. No. 171 of 1949)

Infectious Diseases (Temporary Provisions) Regulations 1949 (Revocation) Regulations 1949 (S.I. No. 149 of 1949)

Infectious Diseases (Temporary Provisions) Regulations 1949 (S.I. No. 107 of 1949)

Prohibition From School Attendance (Notices) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 371 of 1948)

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 353 of 1948)

Health (Compulsory Acquisition of Land) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 314 of 1948)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (Amendment) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 313 of 1948)

Cork Port (Enforcement of Health Regulations) Order 1948 (S.I. No. 230 of 1948)

Cork Port Sanitary Authority (Dissolution) Order 1948 (S.I. No. 229 of 1948)

Infectious Diseases (Shipping) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 170 of 1948)

Galway Port Sanitary Authority (Dissolution) Order 1948 (S.I. No. 169 of 1948)

Waterford and New Ross Port Sanitary Authority (Dissolution) Order 1948 (S.I. No. 168 of 1948)

Dublin Port Sanitary Authority (Dissolution) Order 1948 (S.I. No. 167 of 1948)

Infectious Diseases (Aircraft) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 136 of 1948)

Consultative Cancer Council (Establishment) Order 1948 (S.I. No. 125 of 1948)

Bray Urban District Council (Transfer of Institution) Order 1948 (S.I. No. 102 of 1948)

Health Act, 1947 (Adaptation) Order 1948 (S.I. No. 101 of 1948)

Mother and Child Health Service (Temporary) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 100 of 1948)

Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948)

Health Act, 1947 (Date of Commencement) (No. 2) Order 1948 (S.I. No. 98 of 1948)

National Health Council (Establishment) Order 1948 (S.I. No. 81 of 1948)

Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 21 of 1948)

Infectious Diseases (Temporary Provisions) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 20 of 1948)

Health Act, 1947 (Date of Commencement) (No. 1) Order 1948 (S.I. No. 19 of 1948)

Health Act, 1947 (Date of Commencement) Order 1947 (S.I. No. 342 of 1947)

All statutory instruments up to and including Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (Face Coverings on Public Transport) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 244 of 2020), made 10 July 2020, were considered in the preparation of this revision.


Number 28 of 1947.


HEALTH ACT 1947

REVISED

Updated to 13 July 2020


ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

PART I.

Preliminary and General.

Section

1.

Short title.

2.

Definitions.

3.

Commencement.

4.

Repeals.

5.

Regulations.

6.

Continuation of existing regulations.

7.

Revocation or amendment of order made by the Minister under this Act.

8.

Collection and disposal of moneys payable to the Minister.

9.

Expenses of the Minister.

PART II.

Institutions.

10.

Provision and maintenance of health institutions. (Repealed)

11.

Discontinuance of health institution. (Repealed)

12.

Agreement for use of institution. (Repealed)

13.

Joint user of certain institutions by health authority and public assistance authority. (Repealed)

14.

Transfer of district institution. (Repealed)

15.

Transfer of institution maintained by sanitary authority. (Repealed)

16.

Transfer of the Hospital of Saint Margaret of Cortona to the Dublin Corporation. (Repealed)

17.

Charges for institutional services. (Repealed)

18.

Management of health institutions. (Repealed)

19.

Amendment of sub-section (2) of section 6 of Tuberculosis (Establishment of Sanatoria) Act, 1945. (Repealed)

20.

Power to provide land for an institution. (Repealed)

PART III.

Mother and Child Service.

21.

Safeguarding of health of women as respects motherhood. (Repealed)

22.

Attendance to health of children not pupils of schools. (Repealed)

23.

Attendance to health of pupils of schools. (Repealed)

24.

Notice of medical inspection of children. (Repealed)

25.

Obligation to submit children to medical inspection. (Repealed)

26.

Affording of facilities for medical inspection of children at schools. (Repealed)

27.

Grant for mother and child service.

28.

Regulations as to exercise by health authorities of their powers under Part III. (Repealed)

PART IV.

Infectious Disease and Infestation.

Chapter I.

Infectious Disease.

29.

Infectious diseases.

30.

General duty to take precautions against infecting others with infectious disease.

31.

Regulations for preventing the spread of infectious disease.

31A.

Regulations for preventing, limiting, minimising or slowing spread of Covid-19.

31B.

Affected areas orders.

32.

Exemption from requirement to submit to measures in relation to protection or immunisation against infectious disease.

33.

Selling or letting dwelling after infection.

34.

Cesser of occupation of dwelling after infection.

35.

Question as to infection in dwelling.

36.

Giving of lodging after infection.

37.

Procedure on giving of infected premises notice to the district medical officer.

38.

Detention and isolation of person who is probable source of infection.

38A.

Detention and isolation of persons in certain circumstances.

39.

Burial by health authority of body of person dying from infectious disease.

40.

Accommodation for persons compelled to leave their homes.

41.

Rehabilitation of persons suffering or recovering from infectious disease.

42.

Nurses for infectious diseases.

43.

Presumption in civil action as to cause of infection.

44.

Maintenance of person suffering from infectious disease, etc. (Repealed)

45.

Treatment of infectious diseases in particular institutions.

Chapter II.

Verminous persons and articles.

46.

Precautions to be taken by verminous persons.

47.

Precautions to be taken in relation to verminous articles.

48.

Prohibition of verminous child attending school.

49.

Regulations for preventing the spread of infestation.

50.

Arrangements by health authorities for disinfestation of verminous persons, buildings, etc.

Chapter III.

Ancillary Provisions.

51.

Facilities for exercise of powers and duties of health authorities under Part IV.

52.

Prosecution of offences under Part IV.

PART V.

Food and Drink.

53.

Definition for Part V.

54.

Regulations for prevention of danger from food and drink.

55.

Licensing and registration of persons and premises. (Repealed)

56.

Standards for food and drink.

57.

Examination of samples of food and drink.

58.

Giving and taking of samples, etc.

59.

Enforcement of regulations under Part V, etc.

60.

Charges under regulations under Part V.

61.

Obstruction of execution of regulations under Part V.

62.

Restrictions on sale, etc., of food by dealers in rags, etc.

63.

Prosecutions for offences under Part V.

64.

Food kept in certain establishments.

PART VI.

Provisions in Relation to Medical and Toilet Preparations and Certain Other Articles.

65.

Control of advertisement or sale of medical and toilet preparations. (Repealed)

66.

Restriction on importation, manufacture or sale of certain articles.

67.

Regulations as to flock. (Repealed)

PART VII.

Officers of Health Authorities.

68.

Definitions for Part VII. (Repealed)

69.

County medical officers. (Repealed)

70.

Assistant county medical officers. (Repealed)

71.

City medical officers. (Repealed)

72.

Assistant city medical officers. (Repealed)

73.

District medical officers of health. (Repealed)

74.

Bacteriologists. (Repealed)

75.

Health inspectors. (Repealed)

76.

Provisions relating to holders of certain offices under sanitary authorities. (Repealed)

PART VIII.

Acquisition and Disposal of Land by Health Authorities.

77.

Definitions for purposes of Part VIII.

78.

Powers of health authority to acquire land.

79.

Incorporation of Lands Clauses Acts.

80.

Power of health authority to inspect land.

81.

Making of compulsory acquisition order.

82.

Notices, etc., of making of compulsory acquisition order.

83.

Confirmation of compulsory acquisition order.

84.

Notices, etc., of confirmation of compulsory acquisition order.

85.

Annulment of compulsory acquisition order by the High Court.

86.

Commencement of compulsory acquisition order.

87.

Annuity or other payment to Irish Land Commission or Commissioners of Public Works in Ireland.

88.

Appropriation of surplus land to other purposes.

89.

Disposal of surplus land.

90.

Giving of notices under Part VIII.

PART IX.

Enforcement of the Act.

91.

Authorised officers.

92.

Limitations on exercise of powers of authorised officers.

93.

Requirement to state name and address.

94.

Entry on premises.

95.

Assistance from member of Garda Síochána.

96.

Enforcement by Garda Síochána.

97.

Onus of proof.

PART X.

Miscellaneous Provisions.

98.

Consultative Councils.

99.

Dissemination of information and advice on health. (Repealed)

100.

Tests of the quality and nature of substances.

101.

Joint action by health authorities. (Repealed)

102.

Home nursing. (Repealed)

103.

Borrowing by health authority. (Repealed)

104.

Provision of ambulances. (Repealed)

105.

Provision of residences for officers and servants.

106.

Amendment of Rats and Mice (Destruction) Act, 1919.

107.

Dissolution of Port Sanitary Authorities.

108.

Compensation for damage to person or property.

109.

Adaptation of enactments.

FIRST SCHEDULE.

SECOND SCHEDULE.



Number 28 of 1947.


HEALTH ACT 1947

REVISED

Updated to 13 July 2020


AN ACT TO MAKE FURTHER AND BETTER PROVISION IN RELATION TO THE HEALTH OF THE PEOPLE AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE MAKING OF REGULATIONS BY VIRTUE OF WHICH CERTAIN CHARGES MAY BE MADE. [13 th August, 1947.]

BE IT ENACTED BY THE OIREACHTAS AS FOLLOWS:—

Annotations:

Modifications (not altering text):

C1

Offences under Act, referred to as food legislation, provided (22.03.2010) by European Communities (Official Control of Foodstuffs) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 117 of 2010), regs. 23, 24.

23. (1) A person is guilty of an offence if he or she forges, or utters knowing it to be forged, a certificate of analysis or other document purporting to be issued, granted or given under these Regulations or food legislation or required for the purposes of these Regulations or food legislation (hereafter referred to as “a forged document”).

(2) A person is guilty of an offence if he or she alters with intent to defraud or deceive, or utters knowing it to be so altered, a certificate of analysis or other document issued, granted or given under these Regulations or food legislation, or required for the purposes of these Regulations or food legislation (hereafter referred to as “an altered document”).

(3) A person is guilty of an offence if he or she, without lawful authority, has in his or her possession a forged document or an altered document, knowing it to be a forged or altered document as the case may be.

(4) A person is guilty of an offence if he or she with the intent to defraud or deceive:

(a) tampers with any substance or thing with the result that a sample taken pursuant to these Regulations or food legislation does not correctly represent the substance sampled, or

(b) tampers or interferes with any sample taken under these Regulations or food legislation.

(5) A person is guilty of an offence if he or she falsely represents himself or herself to be an authorised officer.

24. (1) For the purposes of these Regulations, every contravention of a provision of these Regulations shall be deemed a separate contravention and every contravention of a paragraph or a subparagraph of such provision shall also be deemed to be a separate contravention and shall carry the same penalty as for a single contravention of any such provision.

(2) A person who is guilty of an offence under these Regulations is liable:

(a) on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding €5,000 or at the discretion of the Court to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 3 months, or both, or,

(b) on conviction on indictment, to a fine not exceeding €500,000, or imprisonment for a term not exceeding 3 years, or both.

(3) Where a person is convicted of an offence under these Regulations, the court shall, unless it is satisfied that there are special and substantial reasons for not so doing, order the person to pay to the Authority or the official agency, as the case may be, the costs and expenses, measured by the court, incurred by the Authority or official agency in relation to the investigation, detection and prosecution of the offence, including costs and expenses incurred in the taking of samples, the carrying out of tests, examinations and analyses and in respect of the remuneration and other expenses of employees, consultants and advisors engaged by the Authority or official agency.

(4) An order for costs and expenses under subsection (3) is in addition to, and not instead of, any fine or penalty the court may impose under subsection (2).

C2

Term “sanitary authority” construed in relation to water services (31.12.2007) by Water Services Act 2007 (30/2007), s. 39 and (1.01.2014) by Water Services (No. 2) Act 2013 (50/2013), s. 7(3), (4), S.I. No. 757 of 2013.

Transfer of functions from sanitary authorities.

39.— All functions assigned to sanitary authorities under any other enactment shall, in so far as they relate to the carrying out by a water services authority of functions in relation to the provision of water services, be deemed to be functions of a water services authority, and all references to a sanitary authority in those acts and related enactments are to be construed accordingly.

...

Transfer of functions from water service authorities to Irish Water

7. ...

(3) All functions of sanitary authorities deemed to be functions of a water services authority under section 39 of the Act of 2007 shall, on the transfer day, be transferred to Irish Water.

(4) References to a sanitary authority in any enactment or instrument under any enactment shall, on and after the transfer day, in so far as they relate to any function transferred by subsection (3), be construed as references to Irish Water.

C3

Functions under Act, referred to as an existing enactment, transferred to Consumer Protection Agency (1.05.2007, establishment day) by Consumer Protection Act 2007 (19/2007), s. 37, S.I. No. 179 of 2007.

Transfer of functions to Agency.

37.—(1) The administration and business in connection with the exercise, performance or execution of any of the functions transferred by subsection (2) are transferred to the Agency on the establishment day.

(2) The functions vested in the Director by or under the existing enactments are transferred to the Agency on the establishment day.

(3) References to the Director and the office of the Director contained in any Act (within the meaning of the Interpretation Act 2005 ) or instrument (including a licence or certificate granted, nomination made or consent or authorisation given thereunder) relating to any functions transferred by subsection (2) shall, on and after the establishment day, be read as references to the Agency.

(4) Anything commenced before the establishment day by or under the authority of the Director may, in so far as it relates to functions transferred by subsection (2) to the Agency, be carried on or completed on or after that day by the Agency.

...

C4

Functions transferred (1.01.2005, establishment day) by Health Act 2004 (42/2004), s. 59, S.I. No. 885 of 2004, subject to transitional provisions in s. 74 and sch. 5.

Transfer of functions of specified bodies to Executive.

59.—(1) The functions that, immediately before the establishment day, were the functions of a specified body under or in connection with the enactments referred to in Schedule 3 are, by this Act, transferred to the Executive on that day.

(2) If a provision of an enactment referred to in Schedule 3, or a provision of an instrument made under such enactment, does not come into effect until on or after the establishment day, a function that on the passing of that enactment or the making of that instrument was assigned under or in connection with that provision to a specified body is, by this Act, transferred to the Executive on the commencement of that provision.

(3) The functions transferred by this Act to the Executive include the functions specified in any enactment referred to in Schedule 3 as a function of the following:

(a) the chief executive officer of a health board;

(b) the Regional Chief Executive of the Eastern Regional Health Authority;

(c) the area chief executive of an Area Health Board.

(4) This section does not apply in relation to the functions of the Hospital Bodies Administrative Bureau.

...

SCHEDULE

Transfer of Functions and References to Functional Areas

Section 59 and 67.

1. Health Acts 1947 to 2001

...

C5

Application of collectively cited Health Acts restricted (7.05.1986) by Health (Amendment) Act 1986 (10/1986), s. 2(1), commenced on enactment.

Charges by health boards for provision of in-patient services and out-patient services in respect of certain injuries caused by mechanically propelled vehicles.

2.—(1) Where—

(a) injury is caused to a person by the negligent use of a mechanically propelled vehicle in a public place, and

(b) in-patient services or out-patient services have been, are being or will be provided by or on behalf of a health board in respect of the injury, and

(c) any one of the following, that is to say, the person aforesaid, his personal representative or dependant, has received, or is entitled to receive damages or compensation in respect of the negligent use aforesaid from the person liable to pay such damages or compensation in respect of that injury, or any loss, damage or expense (or mental distress in the case of a dependant) arising therefrom,

the health board shall, notwithstanding anything in the Health Acts, 1947 to 1985, make a charge upon the person who received or is entitled to receive such damages or compensation in respect of the said in-patient services or out-patient services.

(2) (a) A health board may waive the whole or part of a charge under subsection (1) of this section if it considers it proper to do so—

(i) having had regard to the amount of damages or compensation, and interest (if any) thereon, received by the person liable to pay the charge in respect of the injury to which the charge relates, and

(ii) in a case where there was contributory negligence on the part of the person to whose injury the charge relates or of one for whose acts he is responsible, having had regard to any reduction in the amount which would have been received but for the contributory negligence.

(b) In proceedings brought by a person to whom injury is caused by the negligent use of a mechanically propelled vehicle in a public place, or by the personal representative or dependant, of such a person in respect of such negligent use as aforesaid, claiming damages in respect of that injury, or any loss, damage or expense (or mental distress in the case of a dependant) arising therefrom, paragraph (a) of this subsection shall be disregarded.

C6

Application of Act extended (1.01.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 3(3), S.I. No. 377 of 1953.

Principal Act and construction of that Act and this Act.

3.—(1) In this Act “the Principal Act” means the Health Act, 1947 (No. 28 of 1947).

(2) The Principal Act and this Act shall be construed together as one Act.

(3) Without prejudice to the generality of subsection (2) of this section, a reference in the Principal Act to that Act shall, save where the context otherwise requires, be construed as including a reference to this Act.

Editorial Notes:

E1

Provision for enforcement of Act, referred to as food legislation, made (22.03.2010) by European Communities (Official Control of Foodstuffs) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 117 of 2010).

E2

HSE may require declaration in relation to eligibility for services under collectively cited Health Acts as provided (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 48, S.I. No. 90 of 1971.

E3

Person recorded as entitled to services under collectively cited Health Acts required to notify HSE of change of circumstances as provided (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 49, S.I. No. 90 of 1971.

E4

Person not entitled to services under collectively cited Health Acts may be subject to charge as provided (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 50, S.I. No. 90 of 1971.

E5

Charges under collectively cited Health Acts may be recovered as simple contract debts as provided (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 74, S.I. No. 90 of 1971 and by s. 74A as inserted (24.07.2013) by Health (Amendment) Act 2013 (31/2013), s. 14, commenced on enactment.

E6

Person giving false information in relation to obtaining services under collectively cited Health Acts commits an offence as provided (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 75, S.I. No. 90 of 1971.

E7

Previous affecting provision: application of collectively cited Health Acts restricted (1.01.2007) by European Communities (Free Movement of Persons) (No. 2) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 656 of 2006), regs. 18(2), (4), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.02.2016) by European Communities (Free Movement of Persons) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 548 of 2015), reg. 32, in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E8

Previous affecting provision: application of collectively cited Health Acts restricted (28.04.2006) by European Communities (Free Movement of Persons) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 226 of 2006), regs. 18(2), (4); revoked (1.01.2007) by European Communities (Free Movement of Persons) (No. 2) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 656 of 2006), reg. 27, in effect as per reg. 2.

E9

Previous affecting provision: Irish Medicines Board appointed as competent authority for purposes of Council Directive No. 65/65/EEC of 26 January, 1965, (Official Journal No. 22 of 9 February 1965), as amended, and for the purposes of any regulations under Act giving effect to the Directive as amended (6.05.1998) by Irish Medicines Board (Competent Authority) Order 1998 (S.I. No. 143 of 1998); Council Directive no longer in force.

E10

Previous affecting provision: Irish Medicines Board granted functions in relation to certain regulations made under Act (19.02.1996) by Irish Medicines Board Act 1995 (29/1995), s. 4(1)(b), S.I. No. 40 of 1996; para. (b) substituted (22.07.2007) by Irish Medicines Board (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2006 (3/2006), s. 11(a)(ii), S.I. No. 543 of 2007.

E11

Previous affecting provision: application of collectively cited Health Acts extended (1.12.1992) by Child Care Act 1991 (17/1991) s. 3(4), S.I. No. 349 of 1992; subs. (4) deleted (30.09.2011) by Child Care (Amendment) Act 2011 (10/2011), s. 4, S.I. No. 497 of 2011.

E12

Previous affecting provision: functions transferred (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 6, S.I. No. 90 of 1971); section repealed (1.01.2005) by Health Act 2004 (42/2004), s. 73(1) and sch. 4, S.I. No. 887 of 2004.

E13

Previous affecting provision: Minister to decide on which health board responsible for services under collectively cited Health Acts as provided (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 73, S.I. No. 90 of 1971; section repealed (1.01.2005) by Health Act 2004 (42/2004), s. 73(1) and sch. 4, S.I. No. 887 of 2004, subject to transitional provisions in s. 74 and sch. 5.

E14

Previous affecting provision: application of Act extended (1.04.1966) by Health (Homes For Incapacitated Persons) Act 1964 (8/1964), s. 1(3), S.I. No. 43 of 1966; repealed (1.09.1993) by Health (Nursing Homes) Act 1990 (23/1990), s. 15(1), S.I. No. 222 of 1993), subject to transitional provision in subs. (2).

E15

Previous affecting provision: functions in relation to collectively cited Health Acts transferred (1.07.1960) by Health Authorities Act 1960 (9/1960), s. 7(1)(a), S.I. No. 134 of 1960; repealed (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 3 and sch. 1, S.I. No. 90 of 1971.

E16

Previous affecting provision: expression chief medical officer in Act extended (1.09.1960) by Health Authorities Act 1960 (9/1960), s. 19(4), S.I. No. 190 of 1960; repealed (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 3 and sch. 1, S.I. No. 90 of 1971.

E17

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to collectively cited Health Acts exercised (1.08.1954) by General Institutional and Specialist Services (Temporary) Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 157 of 1954), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (31.03.1956) by General Institutional and Specialist Services (Amendment) Regulations 1956 (S.I. No. 43 of 1956), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 2.

E18

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to collectively cited Health Acts exercised (1.08.1954) by General Medical Services Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 102 of 1954), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (1.04.1972) by Health Services Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 88 of 1972), reg. 4 and sch., in effect as per reg. 2.

PART I.

Preliminary and General.

Short title.

1

1.This Act may be cited as the Health Act, 1947.

Definitions.

2

2. (1) In this Act—

the expression “ adult person” means a person who is sixteen years of age or older;

the word “ advertisement” includes every form whatsoever of recommendation of any thing to the public, including, in particular—

( a) the statement of the name of such thing or of any brand, trade description or designation by reference to which such thing is sold, where such statement may reasonably be regarded as a recommendation of such thing to the public,

( b) the statement of any properties of such thing on a label, container or wrapper used for such thing or in a leaflet, circular, pamphlet or brochure issued to the public or on request or given to a purchaser of such thing,

and cognate words shall be construed accordingly;

the word “ aircraft” has the same meaning as it has in the Air Navigation and Transport Act, 1936 (No. 40 of 1936);

the expression “ chief medical officer” means a county medical officer for a county or a city medical officer for a county borough;

the word “ child” means a person who is less than sixteen years of age;

the expression “ coastal waters” means waters within a distance of three nautical miles from any point on the coast measured from low-water mark of ordinary spring tides;

the word “ disinfestations” means the cleansing and protection of any person or thing from vermin;

the expression “ district medical officer” means a medical officer of health under section 73 of this Act;

the word “ dwelling” includes—

( a) a part of a house, and

( b) a temporary dwelling;

the word “ enactment” includes any order or regulation made under an Act;

the expression “ health authority” means a council of a county or a corporation of a county borough;

the expression “ health institution” means an institution maintained by a health authority pursuant to section 10 of this Act;

the expression “ infected premises notice” means a written notice that, within the three months immediately preceding the giving of the notice, a person has been residing in or has occupied specified premises while suffering from a specified infectious disease;

the word “ infectious” includes contagious and the word “ infection” includes contagion;

the expression “ infectious disease” means primarily any disease included in regulations under subsection (1) of section 29 whether absolutely or by definition of a particular stage of such disease, but in any section of Part IV of this Act from the application of which a disease or a stage of a disease is excluded under subsection (2) of the said section 29, the expression does not include such disease or such disease in such stage, as the case may be;

the expression “ institution” means a hospital, sanatorium, maternity home, convalescent home, preventorium, laboratory, clinic, health centre, first-aid station, dispensary or any similar institution;

the expression “ institutional services” includes—

( a) maintenance in an institution,

( b) diagnosis, advice and treatment at an institution,

( c) appliances and medicines and other preparations,

( d) the use of special apparatus at an institution;

the expression “ the manager” means—

( a) as respects a health authority which is the corporation of a county borough—the manager for the purposes of the Acts relating to the management of the borough, and

F1 [ ( b ) as respects a health authority which is the council of a county or a health authority established by the Health Authorities Act, 1960 the manager for the purposes of the County Management Acts, 1940 to 1955; , ]

the expression “ medical officer of health” means a chief medical officer, an assistant county medical officer for a county, an assistant city medical officer for a county borough F2 [ or any other medical officer who is an assistant to a chief medical officer ] or a district medical officer;

the expression “ the Minister” means the Minister for Health;

the word “ parent” means, in relation to a child, the person having the legal custody of the child and, where owing to the absence of such person or for any other reason the child is not living with or is not in the actual custody of such person, includes the person with whom the child is living or in whose actual custody the child is;

the word “ prescribed” means prescribed by regulations made by the Minister under this Act;

the expression “ public conveyance” includes a conveyance available for private hire;

the expression “ sanitary authority” has the same meaning as in the Public Health Acts, 1878 to 1931;

the expression “ the school manager” means in relation to a school or college, the person for the time being managing the school or college;

the expression “ temporary dwelling” means any—

( a) tent, or

( b) van, or other conveyance (whether on wheels or not), or

( c) shed, hut or similar structure, or

( d) vessel;

the word “ vermin” means any insects, being bugs, fleas, lice or itch mites, and includes the eggs, larvæ and pupæ of such insects, and the word “ verminous” shall be construed accordingly;

the word “ vessel” includes any ship, boat, barge or lighter.

(2) ( a) For the purposes of this Act, the functional area of a health authority shall include any coastal waters adjoining such functional area.

( b) Where any coastal waters adjoin the functional areas of two or more health authorities, the Minister may by order provide that for the purposes of paragraph ( a) of this subsection the whole or a specified part of the coastal waters shall be regarded as adjoining the functional area of any one of such health authorities, and the said paragraph ( a) shall have effect accordingly.

(3) A reference in this Act to contravention of any provision includes, where appropriate, a reference to contravention of that provision by failing or refusing to comply therewith.

Annotations:

Amendments:

F1

Substituted (1.07.1960) by Health Authorities Act 1960 (9/1960), s. 24(7)(i), S.I. No. 134 of 1960.

F2

Inserted (1.07.1960) by Health Authorities Act 1960 (9/1960), s. 24(7)(ii), S.I. No. 134 of 1960.

Commencement.

3

3.This Act shall come into operation on such day or days as, by order or orders made by the Minister under this section, may be fixed therefor either generally or with reference to any particular purpose or provision and different days may be so fixed for different purposes and different provisions.

Annotations:

E19

A table of provisions and commencement dates is available linked from the Act at

http://www.irishstatutebook.ie/eli/isbc/1947_28.html.

Editorial Notes:

E20

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.02.1951) by Health Act, 1947 (Date of Commencement) Order 1951 (S.I. No. 14 of 1951).

2. Section 4 of the Act shall come into operation on the 1st day of February, 1951, for the purpose of effecting the repeal of the enactments which are specified in the Schedule to this Order.

SCHEDULE.

Session and Chapter or number and year

Short Title

Extent of Repeal

41 & 42 Vic., c. 52

Public Health (Ireland) Act, 1878.

Sections 132 to 136.

53 & 54 Vic., c. 59

Public Health Acts Amendment Act, 1890.

Section 28.

59 & 60 Vic., c. 54

Public Health (Ireland) Act, 1896.

Sections 9 to 14.

7 Edw. VII, c. 32

Public Health (Regulations as to Food) Act, 1907.

The Whole Act.

No. 5 of 1925

Local Government Act, 1925

Section 23.

E21

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1948) by Health Act, 1947 (Date of Commencement) (No. 2) Order 1948 (S.I. No. 98 of 1948).

2. Section 4 of the act shall come into operation on the 1st day of April, 1948, for the purpose of effecting the repeal of the enactments which are specified in the Schedule to this Order.

3. Sections 10 to 15 inclusive, Sections 17 to 19 inclusive, Sections 21 to 24 inclusive, Section 28, Sections 30 to 43 inclusive, Sections 45 to 52 inclusive, and Part VII of the Act shall for all purposes come into operation on the 1st day of April, 1948.

SCHEDULE.

Session and Chapter or Number and Year

Short Title

Extent of Repeal

21 & 22 Vic., c. 64.

Vaccination (Ireland) Act, 1858.

The Whole Act.

26 & 27 Vic., c. 52

Vaccination (Ireland) Act, 1863.

The whole Act.

31 & 32 Vic., c. 87

Vaccination Amendment (Ireland) Act, 1868.

The whole Act.

41 & 42 Vic., c. 52

Public Health (Ireland) Act, 1878.

Section II, paragraph (3) of section 91, section 95, paragraph (3) of section 97, paragraph (6) of section 100, sections 137 to 156 and sections 158 and 258.

42 & 43 Vic., c. 70

Vaccination Amendment (Ireland) Act, 1879.

The whole Act.

46 & 47 Vic., c. 59

Epidemic and other Disease Prevention Act, 1883.

The whole Act.

47 & 48 Vic., c. 69

Cholera, Etc., Protection (Ireland) Act, 1884.

The whole Act.

52 & 53 Vic., c. 72

Infectious Disease (Notification) Act, 1889.

The whole Act.

53 & 54 Vic., c. 34

Infectious Disease (Prevention) Act, 1890.

The whole Act.

53 & 54 Vic., c. 59

Public Health Acts Amendment Act, 1890.

Section 32.

59 & 60 Vic., c. 19

Public Health Act, 1896.

The whole Act.

59 & 60 Vic., c. 54

Public Health (Ireland) Act, 1896.

Section 18.

60 & 61 Vic., c. 31

Cleansing of Persons Act, 1897.

The whole Act.

61 & 62 Vic., c. 37

Local Government (Ireland) Act, 1898.

Section 32.

4 Edw. VII, c. 16

Public Health Act, 1904.

The whole Act.

7 Edw. VII, c. 53

Public Health Acts Amendment Act, 1907.

Part IV.

8 Edw. VII, c. 56

Tuberculosis Prevention (Ireland) Act, 1908.

Parts I and II; Sections 14 to 16 and 21.

2 & 3 Geo. V, c. 25.

Tuberculosis Prevention (Ireland) Act, 1913.

The whole Act.

5 & 6 Geo. V, c. 64

Notification of Births (Extension) Act, 1915.

Section 2 ; paragraph (b) of sub-section (2) of section 3.

7 & 8 Geo. V, c. 40

Public Health (Prevention and Treatment of Disease) (Ireland) Act, 1917.

The whole Act.

8 & 9 Geo. V, c. 29

Maternity and Child Welfare Act, 1918.

Section 4.

9 & 10 Geo. V, c. 16

Public Health (Medical Treatment of Children) (Ireland) Act, 1919.

The whole Act.

No. 5 of 1925.

Local Government Act, 1925.

Sections 21 & 22.

No. 3 of 1927

Local Government Act, 1927.

Section 3 ; the Second Schedule.

No. 23 of 1941

Local Government Act, 1941.

Section 87.

E22

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.03.1948) by Health Act, 1947 (Date of Commencement) (No. 1) Order 1948 (S.I. No. 19 of 1948).

1. Section 29 and section 44 of the act shall come into operation on the first day of March, 1948.

E23

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.03.1948) by Health Act, 1947 (Date of Commencement) (No. 1) Order 1948 (S.I. No. 19 of 1948)

1. Section 29 and section 44 of the act shall come into operation on the first day of March, 1948.

E24

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.03.1948) by Health Act, 1947 (Date of Commencement) Order 1947 (S.I. No. 342 of 1947).

2. Section 4 of the act shall come into operation on the 1st day of November, 1947, for the purpose of effecting the repeal of the enactments which are specified in the Schedule to this Order.

3. Sections 1 to 3 inclusive, Sections 5 to 9 inclusive, Sections 16 and 20, Part V, Part VI, Part VIII, Part IX and Part X of the Act shall for all purposes come into operation on the 1st day of November, 1947.

SCHEDULE.

Session and Chapter or Number and Year

Short Title

Extent of Repeal

No. 5 of 1925

Local Government Act, 1925

Sections 18 and 19

Repeals.

4

4.The enactments mentioned in the First Schedule to this Act are hereby repealed to the extent mentioned in the third column of that Schedule.

Regulations.

5

5. (1) The Minister may make regulations in relation to anything referred to in this Act as prescribed.

(2) Regulations under this Act may be so framed as to apply in relation to the whole of the State or to part or parts only of the State.

(3) Where regulations under this Act require records to be kept in relation to the health of individuals, such provision shall be made therein as the Minister thinks necessary or proper for ensuring that the parts of such records containing the names of such individuals shall be treated in a confidential manner and shall not be published save with the consent of such individuals.

(4) No regulation which includes provision in respect of a payment to be made to or by the Minister shall be made by the Minister under this Act without the consent to such provision of the Minister for Finance.

(5) Every regulation made by the Minister under this Act shall be laid before each House of the Oireachtas as soon as may be after it is made and, if a resolution annulling the regulation is passed by either such House within the next subsequent twenty-one days on which that House has sat after the regulation is laid before it, the regulation shall be annulled accordingly but without prejudice to the validity of anything previously done thereunder.

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.

...

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.

...

Schedule 1

Enactments

...

Part 2

1922 to 2011 Enactments

Number and Year

Short Title

Provision

(1)

(2)

(3)

...

...

...

No. 28 of 1947

Health Act 1947

Sections 5, 8, 78(1), 88, 89 and 100

...

...

...

C8

Application of subs. (5) restricted (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 45(5), S.I. No. 90 of 1971.

Full eligibility.

45.— ...

(5) Section 5 (5) of the Health Act, 1947, shall not apply to regulations under this section.

...

Editorial Notes:

E25

Power pursuant to section exercised (13.07.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (Face Coverings on Public Transport) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 244 of 2020), in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E26

Power pursuant to section exercised (8.07.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Requirements) (Covid-19 Passenger Locator Form) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 243 of 2020).

E27

Power pursuant to section exercised (29.06.2020 to 20.07.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 3) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 234 of 2020), in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E28

Power pursuant to section exercised (17.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Requirements) (Covid-19 Passenger Locator Form) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 217 of 2020).

E29

Power pursuant to section exercised (28.05.2020 to 18.06.2020, extended to 9.07.2020 and to 20.07.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Requirements) (Covid-19 Passenger Locator Form) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 181 of 2020), in effect as per reg. 1(2), as amended by S.I. No. 217 of 2020 and by S.I. No. 243 of 2020.

E30

Power pursuant to section exercised (20.02.2020) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 53 of 2020).

E31

Power pursuant to section exercised (23.12.2019) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) Regulations 2019 (S.I. No. 693 of 2019), in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E32

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.11.2019) by Infectious Diseases (Preventative Measures) (Hiv Prep) Regulations 2019 (S.I. No. 531 of 2019), in effect as per reg. 2.

E33

Power pursuant to section exercised (18.12.2018) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2018 (S.I. No. 567 of 2018).

E34

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2018) by Health Services (Drug Payment Scheme) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 577 of 2017), in effect as per reg. 2.

E35

Power pursuant to section exercised (23.11.2017) by Food Hygiene (Revocation of Certain Provisions) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 528 of 2017).

E36

Power pursuant to section exercised (15.05.2017) by Food Standards (Ice-Cream) (Revocation) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 195 of 2017).

E37

Power pursuant to section exercised (12.10.2009) by Infectious Diseases (Aircraft) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 411 of 2009).

E38

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2009) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowance) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 581 of 2008), in effect as per reg. 2.

E39

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2009) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 543 of 2008), in effect as per reg. 3.

E40

Power pursuant to section exercised (16.01.2008) by Infectious Diseases (Shipping) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 4 of 2008).

E41

Power pursuant to section exercised (27.07.2007) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 559 of 2007).

E42

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2005) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 865 of 2004), in effect as per reg. 2.

E43

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2006) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 762 of 2005), in effect as per reg. 3.

E44

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2004) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 707 of 2003), in effect as per reg. 2.

E45

Power pursuant to section exercised (25.07.2003) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 348 of 2003).

E46

Power pursuant to section exercised (2.05.2003) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment No. 2) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 180 of 2003).

E47

Power pursuant to section exercised (28.03.2003) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 115 of 2003).

E48

Power pursuant to section exercised (28.03.2003) by Health (Prevention of Danger To Public Health) (Revocation) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 152 of 2000).

E49

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.2000) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 151 of 2000), in effect as per reg. 2.

E50

Power pursuant to section exercised (16.12.1996) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 384 of 1996).

E51

Power pursuant to section exercised (5.06.1996) by Disabled Persons Maintenance Allowances Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 165 of 1996), in effect as per reg. 2.

E52

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.10.1995) by Medical Preparations (Labelling and Package Leaflets) (Amendment) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 440 of 1994), in effect as per reg. 2.

E53

Power pursuant to section exercised (31.12.1993) by Health (Tin in Food) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 389 of 1993), in effect as per reg. 2.

E54

Power pursuant to section exercised (22.04.1992) by Health (Arsenic and Lead in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 72 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 2.

E55

Power pursuant to section exercised (22.04.1992) by Health (Mineral Hydrocarbons in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 71 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 1(ii).

E56

Power pursuant to section exercised (22.04.1992) by Health (Vinyl Chloride in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 65 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 1(ii).

E57

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.06.1990) by Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 132 of 1990), in effect as per reg. 3.

E58

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.05.1989) by Food Hygiene (Amendment) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 62 of 1989), in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E59

Power pursuant to section exercised (14.11.1988) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 288 of 1988).

E60

Power pursuant to section exercised (25.07.1988) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 151 of 1988), in effect as per reg. 2.

E61

Power pursuant to section exercised (18.05.1987) by Health (In-Patient Charges) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 116 of 1987), in effect as per reg. 2.

E62

Power pursuant to section exercised (14.04.1987) by Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 114 of 1987).

E63

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.1986) by Health (Hospital In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 221 of 1986).

E64

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.11.1985) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 268 of 1985), in effect as per reg. 3.

E65

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.05.1984) by Health (Vinyl Chloride in Food) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 95 of 1984), in effect as per reg. 2.

E66

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.06.1984) by Health (Hospital In-Patient Charges) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 94 of 1984), in effect as per reg. 5.

E67

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.1984) by Health Services (No. 3) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 381 of 1983), in effect as per reg. 4.

E68

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.06.1983) by Health Services (No. 2) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 139 of 1983), in effect as per reg. 7.

E69

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), in effect as per reg. 3.

E70

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1975) by Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 64 of 1975), in effect as per reg. 2.

E71

Power pursuant to section exercised (5.07.1973) by Health Services Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 184 of 1973), in effect as per reg. 2.

E72

Power pursuant to section exercised (8.12.1972) by Health (Solvents in Food) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 304 of 1972).

E73

Power pursuant to section exercised (27.09.1972) by Maternity Cash Grants Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 241 of 1972).

E74

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1972) by Public Health (Preservatives, Etc., in Food Regulations, 1928 and 1943) (Amendment) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 46 of 1972), in effect as per reg. 2.

E75

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1972) by Health (Mineral Hydrocarbons in Food) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 45 of 1972), in effect as per reg. 2.

E76

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1972) by Health (Arsenic and Lead in Food) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 44 of 1972), in effect as per reg. 2.

E77

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1972) by Health Services Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 88 of 1972), in effect as per reg. 3.

E78

Power pursuant to section exercised (6.12.1971) by Food Hygiene (Amendment) Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 322 of 1971), in effect as per reg. 3.

E79

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.10.1971) by Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 277 of 1971), in effect as per reg. 3.

E80

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1971) by Health Services Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 105 of 1971), in effect as per reg. 3.

E81

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1965) by Institutional Assistance Regulations 1965 (S.I. No. 177 of 1965), in effect as per reg. 2.

E82

Power pursuant to collectively cited Health Acts exercised (1.08.1954) by Institutional Assistance Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 103 of 1954), in effect as per reg. 3.

E83

Power pursuant to collectively cited Health Acts exercised (1.08.1954) by General Institutional and Specialist Services Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 100 of 1954), in effect as per reg. 3.

E84

Power pursuant to Act exercised (28.09.1948) by Health (Compulsory Acquisition of Land) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 314 of 1948).

E85

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (15.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 212 of 2020), in effect as per reg. 1(2)); rendered obsolete by revocation of Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 206 of 2020) (29.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 3) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 234 of 2020), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E86

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (15.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 209 of 2020), in effect as per reg. 1(2); rendered obsolete by revocation of Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 206 of 2020) (29.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 3) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 234 of 2020), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E87

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (8.06.2020 to 29.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 206 of 2020), in effect as per regs. 1(2), 2; revoked (29.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 3) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 234 of 2020), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E88

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (18.05.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 174 of 2020), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete by revocation of Health Act 1947 (Section 31A -Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 121 of 2020) (8.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 206 of 2020), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E89

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (2.05.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 153 of 2020); rendered obsolete by revocation of Health Act 1947 (Section 31A -Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 121 of 2020) (8.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 206 of 2020), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E90

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (10.04.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 128 of 2020); rendered obsolete by revocation of Health Act 1947 (Section 31A -Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 121 of 2020) (8.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 206 of 2020), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E91

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (8.04.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 121 of 2020), in effect as per reg. 1(2); revoked (8.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 206 of 2020), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E92

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (30.11.2017) by Health (Out- Patient Charges) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 548 of 2017), in effect as per reg. 1(2); revoked (23.12.2019) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) Regulations 2019 (S.I. No. 693 of 2019), reg. 6, in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E93

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (23.05.2016) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 276 of 2016); superseded (18.12.2018) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2018 (S.I. No. 567 of 2018), reg. 2(b) and sch.

E94

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (15.12.2015) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 566 of 2015); superseded (23.05.2016) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 276 of 2016), reg. 2 and sch.

E95

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.03.2013) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 45 of 2013), in effect as per reg. 1(2); revoked (30.11.2017) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 548 of 2017), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E96

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2013) by Health Services (Drug Payment Scheme) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 526 of 2012), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2017) by Health Services (Drug Payment Scheme) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 577 of 2017), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E97

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2012) by Health Services (Drug Payment Scheme) Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 648 of 2011), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2013) by Health Services (Drug Payment Scheme) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 526 of 2012), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E98

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (21.09.2011) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 452 of 2011), in effect as per reg. 2; superseded (15.12.2015) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 566 of 2015), reg. 2 and sch.

E99

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2010) by Health Services (Drugs Payment Scheme) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 536 of 2009), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2012) by Health Services (Drug Payment Scheme) Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 648 of 2011), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E100

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2009) by Infectious Diseases Maintenance Allowance (Increased Payment) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 580 of 2008); spent as per reg. 2.

E101

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2009) by Health (Out- Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 544 of 2008), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete by revocation of Health (Out-Patient Charges) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 37 of 1994) (1.03.2013) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 45 of 2013), reg. 4.

E102

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2009) by Health Services Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 519 of 2008), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2010) by Health Services (Drugs Payment Scheme) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 536 of 2009), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E103

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2008) by Health Services Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 837 of 2007), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2009) by Health Services Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 519 of 2008), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E104

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2008) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 836 of 2007), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2009) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowance) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 581 of 2008), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E105

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2008) by Health (Out- Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 825 of 2007), in effect as per reg. 2; superseded (1.01.2009) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 544 of 2008), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E106

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2008) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 824 of 2007), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (1.01.2009) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 543 of 2008), reg. 2, in effect as per reg 3.

E107

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (30.11.2007) by Infectious Diseases Maintenance Allowance (Increased Payment) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 785 of 2007); spent as per reg. 2.

E108

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2007) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 618 of 2006), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2008) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 836 of 2007), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E109

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (4.12.2006) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 598 of 2006); spent as per reg. 2.

E110

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2006) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 825 of 2005), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2007) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 618 of 2006), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E111

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2006) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 762 of 2005), in effect as per reg. 3.

E112

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (3.11.2005) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 692 of 2005); spent as per reg. 2.

E113

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2005) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 761 of 2005), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete by revocation of Health (Out-Patient Charges) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 37 of 1994) (1.03.2013) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 45 of 2013), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E114

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2005) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 864 of 2004), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2006) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 825 of 2005), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E115

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2005) by Health Services Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 832 of 2004), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2008) by Health Services Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 837 of 2007), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E116

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2005) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 826 of 2004), in effect as per reg. 2; superseded (1.01.2006) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 761 of 2005), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E117

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2005) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 825 of 2004), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (14.06.2005) by Health (Charges For In-Patient Services) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 276 of 2005), reg. 2, in effect as per reg. 3.

E118

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2005) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 768 of 2004); spent as per reg. 2.

E119

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2004) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 734 of 2003), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2005) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 864 of 2004), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E120

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2004) by Health Services Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 658 of 2003), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2005) by Health Services Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 832 of 2004), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E121

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2004) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 654 of 2003), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (1.01.2005) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 825 of 2004), reg. 2, in effect as per reg. 3.

E122

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2004) by Health (Out- Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 653 of 2003), in effect as per reg. 2; superseded (1.01.2005) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 826 of 2004), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E123

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (17.11.2003) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 617 of 2003); spent as per reg. 2.

E124

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (25.07.2003) by Health (Out- Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 349 of 2003); rendered obsolete by revocation of Health (Out-Patient Charges) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 37 of 1994) (1.03.2013) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 45 of 2013), reg. 4.

E125

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2003) by Health Services Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 603 of 2002), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2004) by Health Services Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 658 of 2003), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E126

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2003) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 553 of 2002), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (1.01.2004) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 654 of 2003), reg. 2, in effect as per reg. 3.

E127

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (28.11.2002) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 547 of 2002); spent as per reg. 2.

E128

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.2002) by Health Services Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 368 of 2002), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2003) by Health Services Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 603 of 2002), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E129

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.2002) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 367 of 2002), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (1.01.2003) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 553 of 2002), reg. 2, in effect as per reg. 3.

E130

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.2002) by Health (Out- Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 366 of 2002), in effect as per reg. 2; superseded (1.01.2004) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 653 of 2003), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E131

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2002) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 592 of 2001), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2004) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 734 of 2003), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E132

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2002) by Health (Out- Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 583 of 2001), in effect as per reg. 2; superseded (1.08.2002) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 366 of 2002), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E133

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2002) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 582 of 2001), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (1.08.2002) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 367 of 2002), reg. 2, in effect as per reg. 3.

E134

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (30.11.2001) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 549 of 2001); spent as per reg. 2.

E135

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.2001) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 119 of 2001); revoked (1.01.2002) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 592 of 2001), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E136

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.03.2001) by Health Services Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 66 of 2001), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.2002) by Health Services Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 368 of 2002), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E137

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (4.12.2000) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 394 of 2000); spent as per reg. 2.

E138

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (3.05.2000) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 114 of 2000), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.04.2000) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 119 of 2001), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E139

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2000) by Health (Out- Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 402 of 1999), in effect as per reg. 2; superseded (1.01.2002) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 583 of 2001), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E140

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2000) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 401 of 1999), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (1.01.2002) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 582 of 2001), reg. 2, in effect as per reg. 3.

E141

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (24.11.1999) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 369 of 1999); spent as per reg. 2.

E142

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.06.1999) by Health (Prevention of Danger To Public Health) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 186 of 1999); revoked (29.05.2000) by Health (Prevention of Danger To Public Health) (Revocation) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 152 of 2000), reg. 2.

E143

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (2.06.1999) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 157 of 1999), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (3.05.2000) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 114 of 2000), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E144

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (2.12.1998) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) (Increased Payment) Regulations 1998 (S.I. No. 525 of 1998); spent as per reg. 2.

E145

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (27.05.1998) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1998 (S.I. No. 115 of 1998), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (2.06.1999) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 157 of 1999), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E146

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.1998) by Health (Inpatient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 510 of 1997), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (1.01.2000) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 401 of 1999), reg. 2, in effect as per reg. 3.

E147

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.1998) by Health (Out- Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 509 of 1997), in effect as per reg. 2; superseded (1.01.2000) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 402 of 1999), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E148

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (3.12.1997) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 479 of 1997); spent as per reg. 2.

E149

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (4.06.1997) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 234 of 1997), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (27.05.1998) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1998 (S.I. No. 115 of 1998), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E150

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (27.11.1996) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 346 of 1996); spent as per reg. 2.

E151

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1996) by Health (Official Control of Food) Approved Laboratories Order 1996 (S.I. No. 242 of 1996), in effect as per art. 2; revoked (6.04.1998) by European Communities (Official Control of Foodstuffs) (Approved Laboratories) Order 1998 (S.I. No. 95 of 1998), art. 4(1), in effect as per art. 2.

E152

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1996 and 1.11.1998) by Health (Official Control of Food) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 241 of 1996), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.04.1998) by European Communities (Official Control of Foodstuffs) Regulations 1998 (S.I. No. 85 of 1998), reg. 30, in effect as per art. 2.

E153

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (5.06.1996) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 166 of 1996), in effect as per art. 2; revoked (4.06.1997) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 234 of 1997), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E154

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (7.12.1995) by Health (Extraction Solvents in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 283 of 1995), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (25.05.2000) by European Communities (Extraction Solvents in Foodstuffs and Food Ingredients) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 141 of 2000), reg. 23(1).

E155

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (30.11.1995) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 313 of 1995); rendered obsolete by repeal of Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 69 (2.10.1996) by Social Welfare Act 1996 (7/1996), s. 15(5), S.I. No. 296 of 1996.

E156

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (5.06.1995) by Disabled Persons Maintenance Allowances Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 141 of 1995), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (5.06.1996) by Disabled Persons Maintenance Allowances Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 165 of 1996), reg. 16(a), in effect as per reg. 2.

E157

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (5.06.1995) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 140 of 1995), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (5.06.1996) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 166 of 1996), reg. 3, in effect as per art. 2.

E158

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.10.1994 and 1.01.1995) by Medical Preparations (Licensing, Advertisement and Sale) (Amendment) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 439 of 1994), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (19.02.1996) by Medical Preparations (Licensing and Sale) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 43 of 1996), reg. 15, in effect as per reg. 16.

E159

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (11.11.1994) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 336 of 1994); spent as per reg. 2.

E160

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (25.07.1994) by Disabled Persons Maintenance Allowances Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 237 of 1994), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (5.06.1995) by Disabled Persons Maintenance Allowances Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 141 of 1995), reg. 16(a), in effect as per reg. 2.

E161

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (25.07.1994) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 236 of 1994), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (5.06.1995) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 140 of 1995), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E162

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (11.04.1994) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickeners and Gelling Agents in Food) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 78 of 1994), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (25.03.1997) by European Communities Detailed Provisions on the Control of Additives, Other Than Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 128 of 1997), reg. 13(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E163

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.03.1994) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 38 of 1994), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (1.01.1998) by Health (Inpatient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 510 of 1997), reg. 2, in effect as per reg. 3.

E164

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.03.1994) by Health (Out- Patient Charges) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 37 of 1994); revoked (1.03.2013) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 45 of 2013), reg. 4.

E165

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (31.12.1993) by Health (Nutrition Labelling For Foodstuffs) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 388 of 1993), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (11.02.2005) by European Communities (Nutrition Labelling For Foodstuffs) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 65 of 2005), reg. 24(1).

E166

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (31.12.1993) by Health (Extraction Solvents in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 387 of 1993), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (7.12.1995) by Health (Extraction Solvents in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 283 of 1995), reg. 14, in effect as per reg. 2.

E167

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (12.11.1993) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 331 of 1993); spent as per reg. 2.

E168

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (19.07.1993) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 212 of 1993), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (25.07.1994) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 236 of 1994), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E169

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (19.07.1993) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 211 of 1993), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (25.07.1994) by Disabled Persons Maintenance Allowances Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 237 of 1994), reg. 16(c), in effect as per reg. 2.

E170

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.03.1993) by Medical Preparations (Prescription and Control of Supply) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 69 of 1993), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.09.1996) by Medicinal Products (Prescription and Control of Supply) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 256 of 1996), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E171

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (16.03.1993) by Medical Preparations (Advertising) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 76 of 1993); revoked (23.07.2007) by Medicinal Products (Control of Advertising) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 541 of 2007), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E172

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (12.03.1993) by Medical Preparations (Labelling & Package Leaflets) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 71 of 1993); revoked (30.10.2010) by Medicinal Products (Control of Placing on the Market) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 540 of 2007), reg. 26(2), in effect as per reg. 26(2).

E173

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (12.03.1993) by Medical Preparations (Licensing, Advertisement & Sale) (Amendment) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 70 of 1993); revoked (19.02.1996) by Medical Preparations (Licensing and Sale) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 43 of 1996), reg. 15, in effect as per reg. 16.

E174

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (11.03.1993) by Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations, 1993 (Amendment) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 68 of 1993); revoked (23.07.2007) by Medicinal Products (Control of Manufacture) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 539 of 2007), reg. 16(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E175

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.03.1993) by Health (Out- Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 51 of 1993), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (1.03.1994) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 37 of 1994), reg. 5.

E176

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.03.1993) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 50 of 1993), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (1.03.1994) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 38 of 1994), reg. 2, in effect as per reg. 3.

E177

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 40 of 1993); revoked (23.07.2007) by Medicinal Products (Control of Manufacture) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 539 of 2007), reg. 16(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E178

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 39 of 1993); revoked (23.07.2007) by Medicinal Products (Control of Wholesale Distribution) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 538 of 2007), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E179

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (17.11.1992) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 339 of 1992); spent as per reg. 2.

E180

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (27.07.1992) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 213 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (19.07.1993) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 212 of 1993, reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E181

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (27.07.1992) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 212 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (25.07.1994) by Disabled Persons Maintenance Allowances Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 237 of 1994), reg. 16(b), in effect as per reg. 2.

E182

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.04.1992) by Health (Cylamate in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 73 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 1(ii); revoked (31.12.1995) by European Communities (General Provisions on The Control of Additives, and in Particular Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 344 of 1995), reg. 23, in effect as per reg. 2.

E183

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.04.1992) by Health (Solvents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 70 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 1(ii); revoked (25.03.1997) by European Communities Detailed Provisions on the Control of Additives, Other Than Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 128 of 1997), reg. 13(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E184

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.04.1992) by Health (Antioxidant in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 69 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 1(ii); revoked (25.03.1997) by European Communities Detailed Provisions on the Control of Additives, Other Than Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 128 of 1997), reg. 13(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E185

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.04.1992) by Health (Antioxidant in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 68 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 1(ii); revoked (31.12.1995) by European Communities (General Provisions on The Control of Additives, and in Particular Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 344 of 1995), reg. 23, in effect as per reg. 2.

E186

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.04.1992) by Health (Erucic Acid in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 67 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 1(ii); revoked by European Communities (Certain Contaminants in Foodstuffs) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 218 of 2010), reg. 33(d), as inserted (23.06.2016) by European Communities (Certain Contaminants in Foodstuffs) (Amendment) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 329 of 2016), reg. 3(p).

E187

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.04.1992) by Health (Preservatives in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 66 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 1(ii); revoked (25.03.1997) by European Communities Detailed Provisions on the Control of Additives, Other Than Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 128 of 1997), reg. 13(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E188

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (31.01.1992) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickening and Gelling Agents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 24 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 1(2); revoked (11.04.1994) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickeners and Gelling Agents in Food) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 78 of 1994), reg. 10, in effect as per reg. 2.

E189

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.1992) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 366 of 1991), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (1.03.1993) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 50 of 1993), reg. 2, in effect as per reg. 3.

E190

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section and Health (Official Control of Food) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 332 of 1991) exercised (31.12.1991) by Health (Official Control of Food) Approved Laboratories, Order 1991 (S.I. No. 335 of 1991), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.09.1996) by Health (Official Control of Food) Approved Laboratories Order 1996 (S.I. No. 242 of 1996), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 2.

E191

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (31.12.1991) by Health (Official Control of Food) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 332 of 1991) , in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.09.1996) by Health (Official Control of Food) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 241 of 1996), reg. 26, in effect as per reg. 2.

E192

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (31.12.1991) by Health (Foods For Particular Nutritional Uses) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 331 of 1991) , in effect as per reg. 2(2); revoked (23.07.2002) by European Communities (Foodstuffs Intended For Particular Nutritional Uses) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 379 of 2002), reg. 31(1).

E193

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (15.12.1991) by Maintenance Allowance (Increased Payment) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 309 of 1991); spent as per reg. 2.

E194

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1991) by Health Services Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 203 of 1991), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.03.2001) by Health Services Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 66 of 2001), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E195

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (29.07.1991) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 200 of 1991), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (25.07.1994) by Disabled Persons Maintenance Allowances Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 237 of 1994), reg. 16(a), in effect as per reg. 2.

E196

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (21.07.1991) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 199 of 1991), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (27.07.1992) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 213 of 1992), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E197

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.1991) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 335 of 1990), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (1.01.1992) by Health (In-Patient Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 366 of 1991), reg. 2, in effect as per reg. 3.

E198

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.1991) by Health Services Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 334 of 1990), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1991) by Health Services Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 203 of 1991), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 2.

E199

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (29.11.1990) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 284 of 1990); spent as per reg. 2.

E200

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (25.07.1990) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 193 of 1990), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (29.07.1991) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 200 of 1991), reg. 13, in effect as per reg. 3.

E201

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (25.07.1990) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 190 of 1990), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (21.07.1991) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 199 of 1991), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E202

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (25.04.1990) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thicking and Gelling Agents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 102 of 1990); revoked (11.04.1994) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickeners and Gelling Agents in Food) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 78 of 1994), reg. 10, in effect as per reg. 2.

E203

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (19.12.1989) by Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) (Amendment) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 348 of 1989); rendered obsolete by revocation of Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 333 of 1974) (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 39 of 1993), reg. 2.

E204

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (19.12.1989) by Medical Preparations (Licensing, Advertisement and Sale) (Amendment) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 347 of 1989); revoked (19.02.1996) by Medical Preparations (Licensing and Sale) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 43 of 1996), reg. 15, in effect as per reg. 16.

E205

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (5.12.1989) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 320 of 1989); spent as per reg. 2.

E206

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (13.10.1989) by Health (Preservatives in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 263 of 1989); revoked (25.03.1997) by European Communities Detailed Provisions on the Control of Additives, Other Than Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 128 of 1997), reg. 13(1), in effect as per reg. 2 .

E207

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (5.09.1989) by Medical Preparations (Amendment of Fees), Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 223 of 1989); rendered obsolete by revocation of Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 225 of 1974) (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 40 of 1993), reg. 2, and by revocation of Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 333 of 1974) (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 39 of 1993), reg. 2.

E208

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (24.07.1989) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 193 of 1989), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (25.07.1990) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 193 of 1990), reg. 9, in effect as per reg. 3.

E209

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (24.07.1989) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 192 of 1989), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (25.07.1990) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 190 of 1990), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E210

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.06.1989) by Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 113 of 1989), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (1.06.1990) by Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 132 of 1990), in effect as per reg. 3.

E211

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.12.1988) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 316 of 1988); spent as per reg. 2.

E212

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (25.07.1988) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 150 of 1988), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete by revocation of Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 71 of 1984) (25.07.1990) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 193 of 1990), reg. 9, in effect as per reg. 3.

E213

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.06.1988) by Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 106 of 1988), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (1.06.1989) by Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 113 of 1989), in effect as per reg. 3.

E214

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.02.1988) by Medical Preparations (Amendment of Fees) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 10 of 1988); rendered obsolete by revocation of Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 225 of 1974) (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 40 of 1993), reg. 2, and by revocation of Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 333 of 1974) (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 39 of 1993), reg. 2.

E215

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (4.12.1987) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 306 of 1987); spent as per reg. 2.

E216

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.1988) by Health (Charges For In-Patient Services) (Amendment) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 300 of 1987), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete by revocation of Health (Charges for In-Patient Services) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 180 of 1976) (14.07.2005) by Health (Charges For In-Patient Services) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 276 of 2005), reg. 6, in effect as per reg. 6.

E217

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (4.12.1987) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (No. 2) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 305 of 1987); spent as per reg. 2.

E218

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (24.07.1987) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 197 of 1987), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (25.07.1988) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 151 of 1988), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E219

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (24.07.1987) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 196 of 1987), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (25.07.1988) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 150 of 1988), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 2.

E220

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.06.1987) by Health Services (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 134 of 1987), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (1.06.1988) by Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 106 of 1988), in effect as per reg. 3.

E221

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (18.05.1987) by Health (Out- Patient Charges) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 115 of 1987), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (1.03.1994) by Health (Out- Patient Charges) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 37 of 1994), reg. 5.

E222

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.03.1987) by Medical Preparations (Amendment of Fees) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 49 of 1987), in effect as per reg. 3; rendered obsolete by revocation of Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 225 of 1974) (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 40 of 1993), reg. 2, and by revocation of Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 333 of 1974) (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 39 of 1993), reg. 2.

E223

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.1987) by Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 18 of 1987), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (22.03.1993) by Medical Preparations (Prescription and Control of Supply) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 69 of 1993), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2

E224

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (5.12.1986) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 404 of 1986); spent as per reg. 2.

E225

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (5.12.1986) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (No. 2) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 403 of 1986); spent as per reg. 2.

E226

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (17.07.1986) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 252 of 1986), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (24.07.1987) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 196 of 1987), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E227

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (17.07.1986) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 228 of 1986), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (24.07.1987) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 197 of 1987), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E228

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.06.1986) by Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 109 of 1986), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (1.06.1987) by Health Services (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 134 of 1987), in effect as per reg. 3.

E229

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.03.1986) by Medical Preparations (Amendment of Fees) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 49 of 1986), in effect as per reg. 3; rendered obsolete by revocation of Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 225 of 1974) (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 40 of 1993), reg. 2, and by revocation of Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 333 of 1974) (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 39 of 1993), reg. 2.

E230

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (26.11.1985) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (No. 2) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 373 of 1985); spent as per reg. 2.

E231

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (26.11.1985) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 372 of 1985); spent as per reg. 2.

E232

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (11.07.1985) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 190 of 1985), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (17.07.1986) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 252 of 1986), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 2.

E233

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (11.07.1985) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 189 of 1985), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (17.07.1986) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 228 of 1986), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E234

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1985) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickening and Gelling Agents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 186 of 1985), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (11.04.1994) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickeners and Gelling Agents in Food) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 78 of 1994), reg. 10, in effect as per reg. 2.

E235

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (6.06.1985) by Medical Preparations (Amendment of Fees) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 159 of 1985); rendered obsolete by revocation of Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 333 of 1974) (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 39 of 1993), reg. 2.

E236

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.06.1985) by Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 145 of 1985), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (1.06.1986) by Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 109 of 1986), in effect as per reg. 3.

E237

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (27.11.1984) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 306 of 1984); spent as per reg. 2.

E238

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (27.11.1984) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (No. 2) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 305 of 1984); spent as per reg. 2.

E239

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.10.1984 and other dates) by Medical Preparations (Licensing, Advertisement and Sale) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 210 of 1984), in effect as per reg. 2(1); revoked (19.02.1996) by Medical Preparations (Licensing and Sale) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 43 of 1996), reg. 15, in effect as per reg 16.

E240

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (5.07.1984) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 135 of 1984), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (11.07.1985) by Medical Preparations (Licensing and Sale) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 189 of 1985), reg. 3, in effect as per reg 2.

E241

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.06.1984) by Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 123 of 1984), in effect as per reg. 3; superseded (1.06.1985) by Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 145 of 1985), in effect as per reg. 3.

E242

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1984) by Medical Preparations (Amendment of Fees) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 85 of 1984), in effect as per reg. 3; rendered obsolete by revocation of Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 333 of 1974) (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 39 of 1993), reg. 2.

E243

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (13.03.1984) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 71 of 1984); revoked (25.07.1990) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 193 of 1990), reg. 9, in effect as per reg. 3.

E244

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.1984) by Health Services (No. 4) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 389 of 1983), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1991) by Health Services Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 203 of 1991), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 2.

E245

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (2.12.1984) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 362 of 1983); spent as per reg. 2.

E246

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (2.12.1983) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (No. 2) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 361 of 1983); spent as per reg. 2.

E247

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (27.06.1983) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 155 of 1983), in effect as per reg. 4; revoked (5.07.1984) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 135 of 1984), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E248

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (27.06.1983) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 154 of 1983), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete on revocation of Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 341 of 1981) (13.03.1984) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 71 of 1984), reg. 6.

E249

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1983) by Health (Antioxidant in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 61 of 1983), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (25.03.1997) by European Communities Detailed Provisions on the Control of Additives, Other Than Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 128 of 1997), reg. 13(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E250

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.03.1983) by Medical Preparations (Amendment of Fees) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 56 of 1983), in effect as per reg. 3; rendered obsolete by revocation of Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 225 of 1974) (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 40 of 1993), reg. 2, and by revocation of Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 333 of 1974) (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 39 of 1993), reg. 2.

E251

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.03.1983) by Health Services Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 54 of 1983), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1991) by Health Services Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 203 of 1991), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 2.

E252

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (29.11.1982) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (No. 3) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 340 of 1982); spent as per reg. 2.

E253

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (29.11.1982) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 3) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 339 of 1982); spent as per reg. 2.

E254

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1982) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (No. 2) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 285 of 1982); spent as per reg. 2.

E255

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1982) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 284 of 1982); spent as per reg. 2.

E256

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1982) by Health Services Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 283 of 1982), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.03.1983) by Health Services Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 54 of 1983), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E257

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1982) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickening and Gelling Agents) (Amendment) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 273 of 1982), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (11.04.1994) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickeners and Gelling Agents in Food) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 78 of 1994), reg. 10, in effect as per reg. 2.

E258

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1982) by Health (Foods For Particular Nutritional Uses) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 272 of 1982), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (31.12.1991) by Health (Foods For Particular Nutritional Uses) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 331 of 1991), reg. 2(1), in effect as per reg. 2(2).

E259

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.06.1982) by Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 151 of 1982), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (1.06.1983) by Health Services (No. 2) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 139 of 1983), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 7.

E260

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1982) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 77 of 1982), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete on revocation of Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 341 of 1981) (13.03.1984) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 71 of 1984), reg. 6.

E261

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (30.03.1982) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 76 of 1982); revoked (27.06.1983) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 155 of 1983), reg. 2, in effect as per reg. 4.

E262

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (25.11.1981) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 3) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 408 of 1981); spent as per reg. 2.

E263

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (25.12.1981) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 407 of 1981); spent as per reg. 2.

E264

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.10.1981) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 341 of 1981), in effect as per regs. 2, 7; revoked (13.03.1984) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 71 of 1984), reg. 6.

E265

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (23.09.1981) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 342 of 1981), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (30.03.1982) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 76 of 1982), reg. 2.

E266

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.10.1981) by Health (Preservatives in Food) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 337 of 1981); revoked (25.03.1997) by European Communities Detailed Provisions on the Control of Additives, Other Than Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 128 of 1997), reg. 13(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E267

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.10.1981) by Health (Colouring Agents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 336 of 1981), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (31.12.1995) by European Communities (General Provisions on The Control of Additives, and in Particular Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 344 of 1995), reg. 23, in effect as per reg. 2.

E268

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1981) by Health Services Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 267 of 1981), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.09.1982) by Health Services Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 283 of 1982), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E269

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.06.1981) by Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 173 of 1981), in effect as per reg. 3; rendered obsolete by revocation of Health Services Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 109 of 1979) (1.06.1983) by Health Services (No. 2) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 139 of 1983,) reg. 6, in effect as per reg. 7.

E270

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1981) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 100 of 1981); rendered obsolete by revocation of Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 160 of 1973) (1.10.1981) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 341 of 1981), reg. 7, in effect as per regs. 2, 7.

E271

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (16.03.1981) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 99 of 1981); revoked (23.09.1981) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 342 of 1981), reg. 2.

E272

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (4.12.1980) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (Amendment) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 368 of 1980); spent as per reg. 2.

E273

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (4.12.1980) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 367 of 1980); spent as per reg. 2.

E274

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.10.1980) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 322 of 1980); rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948) (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E275

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (23.07.1980) by Medical Preparations (Amendment of Fees) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 241 of 1980), in effect as per reg. 3; rendered obsolete by revocation of Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 225 of 1974) (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 40 of 1993), reg. 2, and by revocation of Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 333 of 1974) (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 39 of 1993), reg. 2.

E276

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (6.04.1980 and 1.06.1980) by Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 93 of 1980); revoked (1.06.1983) by Health Services (No. 2) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 139 of 1983,) reg. 6, in effect as per reg. 7.

E277

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1980) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 92 of 1980), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete by revocation of Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 160 of 1973) (1.10.1980) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 341 of 1981), reg. 7, in effect as per reg. 2.

E278

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (31.03.1980) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations, 1980 (S.I. No. 91 of 1980); revoked (16.03.1981) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 99 of 1981), reg. 2.

E279

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.03.1980) by Health Services Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 61 of 1980), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1981) by Health Services Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 267 of 1981), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E280

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.03.1980) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickening and Gelling Agents in Food) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 35 of 1980), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (11.04.1994) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickeners and Gelling Agents in Food) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 78 of 1994), reg. 10, in effect as per reg. 2.

E281

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (11.10.1979) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 339 of 1979); revoked (11.04.1994) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 91 of 1980), reg. 2.

E282

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (7.10.1979) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 338 of 1979); superseded (1.04.1980) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 92 of 1980), reg. 2.

E283

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (6.04.1979) by Health Services (No. 2) Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 134 of 1979); revoked (1.04.1980) by Health Services (No. 2) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 139 of 1983), reg. 6, in effect as per reg. 7.

E284

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (6.04.1979) by Health Services Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 109 of 1979), in effect as per reg. 6; revoked (1.04.1980) by Health Services (No. 2) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 139 of 1983), reg. 6, in effect as per reg. 7.

E285

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1979) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 79 of 1979); superseded (7.10.1979) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 338 of 1979), reg. 2.

E286

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (20.03.1979) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 78 of 1979); revoked (11.10.1979) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 339 of 1979), reg. 2.

E287

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (28.12.1978) by Health Services Regulations 1978 (S.I. No. 371 of 1978); spent as per reg. 2.

E288

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.06.1978) by Health (Colouring Agents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1978 (S.I. No. 140 of 1978), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (31.12.1995) by European Communities (General Provisions on The Control of Additives, and in Particular Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 344 of 1995), reg. 23, in effect as per reg. 2.

E289

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.05.1978) by Health (Erucic Acid in Food) Regulations 1978 (S.I. No. 123 of 1978), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked by European Communities (Certain Contaminants in Foodstuffs) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 218 of 2010), reg. 33(c), as inserted (23.06.2016) by European Communities (Certain Contaminants in Foodstuffs) (Amendment) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 329 of 2016), reg. 3(p).

E290

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (3.03.1978) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1978 (S.I. No. 55 of 1978); revoked (20.03.1979) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 78 of 1979), reg. 2.

E291

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (3.03.1978) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1978 (S.I. No. 54 of 1978); rendered obsolete by revocation of Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 160 of 1973) (1.10.1981) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 341 of 1981), reg. 7, in effect as per regs. 2, 7.

E292

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (6.10.1977) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1977 (S.I. No. 315 of 1977); revoked (3.03.1978) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1978 (S.I. No. 55 of 1978) reg. 2.

E293

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.10.1977) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1977 (S.I. No. 314 of 1977); superseded (1.04.1978) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1978 (S.I. No. 54 of 1978), reg. 2.

E294

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (21.03.1977) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1977 (S.I. No. 80 of 1977); revoked (6.10.1977) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1977 (S.I. No. 315 of 1977), reg. 2.

E295

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (21.03.1977) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1977 (S.I. No. 79 of 1977); superseded (1.10.1977) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1977 (S.I. No. 314 of 1977), reg. 2.

E296

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (16.11.1976) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 261 of 1976); revoked (21.03.1977) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1977 (S.I. No. 80 of 1977), reg. 2.

E297

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (16.11.1976) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 260 of 1976); superseded (21.03.1977) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1977 (S.I. No. 79 of 1977), reg. 2.

E298

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (20.09.1976) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 214 of 1976); rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948) (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E299

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (6.08.1976) by Health (Charges For In-Patient Services) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 180 of 1976); revoked (14.07.2005) by Health (Charges For In-Patient Services) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 276 of 2005), reg. 6.

E300

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.1976) by Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 142 of 1976); revoked (6.04.1979) by Health Services Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 109 of 1979), reg. 5, in effect as per reg. 6.

E301

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.05.1976) by Health Services Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 97 of 1976), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.03.1980) by Health Services Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 61 of 1980), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E302

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.05.1976) by Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) (Amendment) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 82 of 1976), in effect as per reg. 3; rendered obsolete by revocation of Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 261 of 1966) (1.07.1987) by Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 18 of 1987), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E303

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1976) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 68 of 1976), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (16.11.1976) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 261 of 1976), reg. 2.

E304

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.03.1976) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 67 of 1976); superseded (16.11.1976) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 260 of 1976), reg. 3.

E305

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (2.02.1976) by Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) (Amendment) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 302 of 1975), in effect as per reg. 7; revoked (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 40 of 1993), reg. 2.

E306

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.1976) by Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 333 of 1974), in effect as per reg. 11; revoked (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Wholesale Licences) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 39 of 1993), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E307

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.10.1975) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (Amendment) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 220 of 1975), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 40 of 1975) (1.04.1976) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 68 of 1976), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 3.

E308

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.10.1975) by Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 225 of 1974), in effect as per reg. 11; revoked (11.02.1993) by Medical Preparations (Licensing of Manufacture) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 40 of 1993), reg. 2.

E309

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (29.09.1975) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 221 of 1975); superseded (22.03.1976) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 67 of 1976), reg. 3.

E310

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (5.08.1975) by Health Services Regulations, 1972 (Amendment) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 181 of 1975); revoked (1.04.2019) by Health Services (Amendment ) Regulations 2019 (S.I. No. 59 of 2019), reg. 5, in effect as per reg. 2.

E311

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1975) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 40 of 1975), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.04.1976) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 68 of 1976), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E312

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1975) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 39 of 1975), in effect as per reg. 2; superseded (1.10.1975) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 221 of 1975), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E313

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.1974) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 186 of 1974), in effect as per reg. 2; superseded (1.04.1975) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 40 of 1975), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E314

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.1974) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 185 of 1974), in effect as per reg. 2; superseded (1.04.1975) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 39 of 1975), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E315

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.1974) by Health (Colouring Agents in Food) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 149 of 1973), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (31.12.1995) by European Communities (General Provisions on The Control of Additives, and in Particular Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 344 of 1995), reg. 23, in effect as per reg. 2.

E316

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.1974) by Health (Antioxidant in Food) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 148 of 1973), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (25.03.1997) by European Communities Detailed Provisions on the Control of Additives, Other Than Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 128 of 1997), reg. 13(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E317

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.1974) by Health (Preservatives in Food) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 147 of 1973), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.10.1981) by Health (Preservatives in Food) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 337 of 1981), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E318

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1974) by Health Services Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 90 of 1974), in effect as per reg. 5; revoked (6.04.1979) by Health Services Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 109 of 1979), reg. 5, in effect as per reg. 6.

E319

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.1973) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 161 of 1973), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (6.04.1979) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 186 of 1974), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E320

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.1973) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 160 of 1973), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.10.1981) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 341 of 1981), reg. 7, in effect as per regs. 2, 7.

E321

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (8.012.1972) by Health (Antioxidant in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 303 of 1972), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete by revocation of Health (Antioxidant in Food) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 42 of 1972) (1.07.1974) by Health (Antioxidant in Food) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 148 of 1973), reg. 3, in effect as per reg 2.

E322

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (8.12.1972) by Health (Preservatives in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 302 of 1972); revoked (1.07.1974) by Health (Preservatives in Food) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 147 of 1973), reg. 3(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E323

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (8.12.1972) by Health (Colouring Matter in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 301 of 1972); revoked (1.07.1974) by Health (Colouring Agents in Food) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 149 of 1973), reg. 3(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E324

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1972) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 169 of 1972), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.07.1974) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 161 of 1973), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E325

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1972) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 168 of 1972), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete by revocation of Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 142 of 1963) (1.07.1973) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 160 of 1973), reg. 7, in effect as per reg. 2.

E326

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1972) by Health (Preservatives in Food) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 43 of 1972), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.07.1974) by Health (Preservatives in Food) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 147 of 1973), reg. 3(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E327

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1972) by Health (Antioxidant in Food) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 42 of 1972), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.07.1974) by Health (Antioxidant in Food) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 148 of 1973), reg. 3(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E328

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1972) by Health (Colouring Matter in Food) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 41 of 1972), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.07.1974) by Health (Colouring Agents in Food) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 149 of 1973), reg. 3(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E329

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (23.09.1971) by Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) (Amendment) Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 272 of 1971); revoked (1.07.1987) by Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 18 of 1987), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E330

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.1971) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 208 of 1971); revoked (1.08.1972) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 169 of 1972), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E331

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1971) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 207 of 1971), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete by revocation of Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 142 of 1963) (1.07.1973) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 160 of 1973), reg. 7, in effect as per reg. 2.

E332

Previous affecting provision: application of subs. (5) restricted (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 46(5), S.I. No. 90 of 1971; substituted (1.06.1991) by Health (Amendment) Act 1991 (15/1991), s. 3, S.I. No. 134 of 1991.

E333

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1970) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1970 (S.I. No. 169 of 1970), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete by revocation of Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 142 of 1963) (1.07.1973) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 160 of 1973), reg. 7, in effect as per reg. 2.

E334

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1970) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1970 (S.I. No. 168 of 1970), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete by revocation of Medical Preparations (Control of Amphetamine) Regulations 1969 (S.I. No. 244 of 1969) (1.04.2007) by Medicinal Products (Revocation of the Medical Preparations (Control of Amphetamine) Regulations 1969) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 99 of 2007), reg. 2, in effect as per reg. 2.

E335

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (19.06.1970) by Medical Preparations (Control of Amphetamine) (Amendment) Regulations 1970 (S.I. No. 137 of 1970), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1971) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 208 of 1971), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E336

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (23.03.1970) by Health (Sampling of Food) Regulations 1970 (S.I. No. 50 of 1970), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (31.12.1991) by Health (Official Control of Food) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 332 of 1991), reg. 22, in effect as per reg. 2.

E337

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (23.03.1970) by Health (Cyclamate in Food) Regulations 1970 (S.I. No. 49 of 1970), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (31.12.1995) by European Communities (General Provisions on The Control of Additives, and in Particular Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 344 of 1995), reg. 23, in effect as per reg. 2.

E338

Previous affecting provisions: application of subs. (5) restricted (12.03.1970) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), ss. 4(6), 41(5), S.I. No. 47 of 1970; repealed (1.01.2005) by Health Act 2004 (42/2004), s. 73(1) and sch. 4, S.I. No. 887 of 2004.

E339

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (10.12.1969) by Medical Preparations (Control of Amphetamine) Regulations 1969 (S.I. No. 244 of 1969), in effect as per reg. 3(1); revoked (1.04.2007) by Medicinal Products (Revocation of the Medical Preparations (Control of Amphetamine) Regulations 1969) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 99 of 2007), reg. 2, in effect as per reg. 2.

E340

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1969) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1969 (S.I. No. 143 of 1969), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1970) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1970 (S.I. No. 168 of 1970), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E341

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1969) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1969 (S.I. No. 142 of 1969), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete by revocation of Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 142 of 1963) (1.07.1973) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 160 of 1973), reg. 7, in effect as per reg. 2.

E342

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1968) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1969 (S.I. No. 155 of 1968), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete by revocation of Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 142 of 1963) (1.07.1973) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 160 of 1973), reg. 7, in effect as per reg. 2.

E343

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1968) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1968 (S.I. No. 154 of 1968), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1969) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1969 (S.I. No. 143 of 1969), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E344

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.05.1968) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1968 (S.I. No. 114 of 1968); rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948) (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E345

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (8.03.1968) by General Institutional and Specialist Services (Amendment) Regulations 1968 (S.I. No. 57 of 1968); revoked (1.04.1971) by Health Services Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 105 of 1971), reg. 4 and sch., in effect as per reg. 3.

E346

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (24.11.1967) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1967 (S.I. No. 258 of 1967); revoked (22.05.1968) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1968 (S.I. No. 114 of 1968), reg. 5(3).

E347

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1967) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1967 (S.I. No. 189 of 1967), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (22.05.1968) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1968 (S.I. No. 154 of 1968), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E348

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1967) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1967 (S.I. No. 188 of 1967), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete by revocation of Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 142 of 1963) (1.07.1973) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 160 of 1973), reg. 7, in effect as per reg. 2.

E349

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (30.11.1966) by Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 261 of 1966), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.07.1987) by Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 18 of 1987), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E350

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.11.1966) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 244 of 1966), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete by revocation of Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 142 of 1963) (1.07.1973) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 160 of 1973), reg. 7, in effect as per reg. 2.

E351

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.11.1966) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (Amendment) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 243 of 1966), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1967) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1967 (S.I. No. 189 of 1967), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E352

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (23.05.1966) by Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 105 of 1966); revoked (1.04.1971) by Health Services Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 105 of 1971), reg. 4 and sch., in effect as per reg. 3.

E353

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1966) by Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 70 of 1966), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (23.05.1966) by Health Services Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 105 of 1966), reg. 4.

E354

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1966) by General Institutional and Specialist Services (Amendment) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 69 of 1966), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.04.1971) by Health Services Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 105 of 1971), reg. 4 and sch., in effect as per reg. 3.

E355

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1965) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1965 (S.I. No. 176 of 1965), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.11.1966) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 244 of 1966), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E356

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1965) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1965 (S.I. No. 175 of 1965), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1967) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1967 (S.I. No. 189 of 1967), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E357

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1964) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1964 (S.I. No. 193 of 1964), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1965) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1965 (S.I. No. 175 of 1965), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E358

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1964) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1964 (S.I. No. 192 of 1964), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1965) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1965 (S.I. No. 176 of 1965), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E359

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.1964) by Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1964 (S.I. No. 158 of 1964), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (1.04.1971) by Health Services Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 105 of 1971), reg. 4 and sch., in effect as per reg. 3.

E360

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.11.1963) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 200 of 1963), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1964) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1964 (S.I. No. 193 of 1964), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E361

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1963) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 142 of 1963), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.07.1973) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 160 of 1973), reg. 7, in effect as per reg. 2.

E362

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1963) by Disabled Persons (Rehabilitation) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 141 of 1963), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (5.07.1973) by Disabled Persons (Rehabilitation) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 186 of 1973), reg. 8, in effect as per reg. 2.

E363

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (27.05.1963) by Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 82 of 1963), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (2.01.1967) by Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 261 of 1966), reg. 10, in effect as per reg. 3.

E364

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (27.11.1962) by Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) (Temporary) Regulations 1962 (S.I. No. 199 of 1962), in effect as per reg. 3; ceased (27.05.1963) as per reg. 3.

E365

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1962) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1962 (S.I. No. 133 of 1962), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1963) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 142 of 1963), reg. 8, in effect as per reg. 2.

E366

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1962) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1962 (S.I. No. 132 of 1962), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.11.1963) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 200 of 1963), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E367

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.1961) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1960 (S.I. No. 261 of 1960), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1963) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 142 of 1963), reg. 8, in effect as per reg. 2.

E368

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (29.12.1958) by General Institutional and Specialist Services (Amendment) Regulations 1958 (S.I. No. 266 of 1958), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.04.1971) by Health Services Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 105 of 1971), reg. 4 and sch., in effect as per reg. 3.

E369

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (29.12.1958) by Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1958 (S.I. No. 265 of 1958), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.07.1964) by Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1964 (S.I. No. 158 of 1964), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E370

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.1958 and 1.07.1959) by Medical Preparations (Advertisement and Sale) Regulations 1958 (S.I. No. 135 of 1958), in effect as per reg. 3(1), (2); revoked (23.07.2007) by Medicinal Products (Control of Advertising) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 541 of 2007), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E371

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (15.03.1957) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) (Amendment) Regulations 1957 (S.I. No. 51 of 1957); revoked (1.01.1961) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1960 (S.I. No. 261 of 1960), reg. 8, in effect as per reg. 2.

E372

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (16.07.1956) by Medical Preparations (Oral Diabetic Treatments) Regulations 1956 (S.I. No. 203 of 1956); revoked (2.01.1967) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1960 (S.I. No. 261 of 1966), reg. 10, in effect as per reg. 3.

E373

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (15.06.1956) by Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 1956 (S.I. No. 142 of 1956), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.07.1964) by Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1964 (S.I. No. 158 of 1964), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E374

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (31.03.1956) by Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1956 (S.I. No. 44 of 1956), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.07.1964) by Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1964 (S.I. No. 158 of 1964), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E375

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (31.03.1956) by General Institutional and Specialist Services (Amendment) Regulations 1956 (S.I. No. 43 of 1956), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.04.1971) by Health Services Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 105 of 1971), reg. 4 and sch., in effect as per reg. 3.

E376

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (24.03.1955) by General Medical Services (Amendment) Regulations 1955 (S.I. No. 49 of 1955), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.04.1972) by Health Services Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 88 of 1972), reg. 4 and sch., in effect as per reg. 3.

E377

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (24.03.1955) by Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1955 (S.I. No. 48 of 1955); revoked (1.07.1964) by Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1964 (S.I. No. 158 of 1964), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E378

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (24.03.1955) by General Institutional and Specialist Services (Amendment) Regulations 1955 (S.I. No. 47 of 1955); revoked (1.04.1971) by Health Services Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 105 of 1971), reg. 4 and sch., in effect as per reg. 3.

E379

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (30.09.1954) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 207 of 1954); revoked (1.01.1961) by Disabled Persons (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1960 (S.I. No. 261 of 1960), reg. 8, in effect as per reg. 2.

E380

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to collectively cited Health Acts exercised (1.08.1954) by Maternity and Child Health Services (Amendment) Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 158 of 1954), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.04.1971) by Health Services Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 105 of 1971) reg. 4 and sch., in effect as per reg. 3.

E381

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to collectively cited Health Acts exercised (1.08.1954) by Maternity and Child Health Services Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 98 of 1954), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (1.04.1971) by Health Services Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 105 of 1971), reg. 4 and sch., in effect as per reg. 3.

E382

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (15.05.1954) by Milk For Mothers and Children Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 97 of 1954); revoked (1.04.1971) by Health Services Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 105 of 1971), reg. 4 and sch., in effect as per reg. 3.

E383

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (23.02.1954) by Medical Preparations (Barbiturates) Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 30 of 1954); revoked (2.01.1967) by Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 261 of 1966), reg. 10, in effect as per reg. 3.

E384

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (23.12.1953) by Maternity Cash Grants Regulations 1953 (S.I. No. 410 of 1953); revoked (27.09.1972) by Maternity Cash Grants Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 241 of 1972), reg. 4.

E385

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (18.11.1952) by Medical Preparations (Cortisone and A.C.T.H.) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 324 of 1952); revoked (2.01.1967) by Medical Preparations (Control of Sale) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 261 of 1966), reg. 10, in effect as per reg. 3.

E386

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (29.09.1952) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 291 of 1952); rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948) (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 380 of 1981), reg. 4 and sch., in effect as per reg. 3.

E387

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1952) by Food Standards (Ice-Cream) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 227 of 1952), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (15.05.2017) by Food Standards (Ice-Cream) (Revocation) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 195 of 2017), reg. 2.

E388

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (2.11.1951) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1951 (S.I. No. 318 of 1951); rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948) (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E389

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (22.12.1949) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1949 (S.I. No. 351 of 1949); rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948) (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E390

Power pursuant to Act exercised (1.11.1948) by Prohibition From School Attendance (Notices) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 371 of 1948).

E391

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (9.10.1948) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 353 of 1948); revoked (22.05.1968) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1968 (S.I. No. 114 of 1968), reg. 5(1).

E392

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (1.07.1948) by Infectious Diseases (Shipping) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 170 of 1948), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (16.01.2008) by Infectious Diseases (Shipping) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 4 of 2008), reg. 32.

E393

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (1.05.1948) by Infectious Diseases (Aircraft) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 136 of 1948), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (12.10.2009) by Infectious Diseases (Aircraft) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 411 of 2009), reg. 26.

E394

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (1.04.1948) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

Continuation of existing regulations.

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6.Every regulation which was made under an enactment repealed by this Act and which was in force immediately before such repeal shall, upon and after such repeal, be deemed to be a regulation made under the appropriate section of this Act and shall have effect and be capable of being amended or revoked accordingly.

Revocation or amendment of order made by the Minister under this Act.

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7.Every power conferred by this Act on the Minister to make any order shall be construed as including a power to revoke or amend any order made under such power and to make another order in lieu of any order so revoked.

Annotations:

Editorial Notes:

E395

Power pursuant to section exercised (15.11.2017) by Consultative Council on Hepatitis C (Membership) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 510 of 2017).

E396

Power pursuant to section exercised (10.04.2000) by National Ambulance Advisory Council (Revocation) Order 2000 (S.I. No. 108 of 2000), in effect as per art. 1(2), subject to transitional provision in art. 2(2).

E397

Power pursuant to section exercised (29.12.1958) by Waterford Board of Public Assistance (Health Functions) Order 1958 (S.I. No. 270 of 1958), in effect as per art. 3.

E398

Power pursuant to section exercised (29.12.1958) by South Cork Board of Public Assistance (Health Functions) Order 1958 (S.I. No. 269 of 1958), in effect as per art. 3.

E399

Power pursuant to section exercised (29.12.1958) by Dublin Public Assistance Authorities (Health Functions) Order 1958 (S.I. No. 268 of 1958), in effect as per art. 3.

E400

Power pursuant to section exercised (31.03.1956) by Waterford Board of Public Assistance (Health Functions) Order 1956 (S.I. No. 74 of 1956), in effect as per art. 3.

E401

Power pursuant to section exercised (31.03.1956) by South Cork Board of Public Assistance (Health Functions) Order 1956 (S.I. No. 73 of 1956), in effect as per art. 3.

E402

Power pursuant to section exercised (31.03.1956) by Dublin Public Assistance Authorities (Health Functions) Order 1956 (S.I. No. 72 of 1956), in effect as per art. 3.

Collection and disposal of moneys payable to the Minister.

8

8. (1) All moneys payable under this Act or any regulations made under this Act to the Minister shall be collected and taken in such manner as the Minister for Finance shall from time to time direct and shall be paid into or disposed of for the benefit of the Exchequer in accordance with the directions of the said Minister.

(2) The Public Offices Fees Act, 1879, shall not apply in respect of any moneys payable under this Act or any regulations made under this Act to the Minister.

Annotations:

Modifications (not altering text):

C9

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.

...

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.

...

Schedule 1

Enactments

...

Part 2

1922 to 2011 Enactments

Number and Year

Short Title

Provision

(1)

(2)

(3)

...

...

...

No. 28 of 1947

Health Act 1947

Sections 5, 8, 78(1), 88, 89 and 100

...

...

...

Expenses of the Minister.

9

9.The expenses incurred by the Minister in the administration of this Act shall, to such extent as may be sanctioned by the Minister for Finance, be paid out of moneys provided by the Oireachtas.

PART II.

Institutions.

Provision and maintenance of health institutions.

10

10. F3 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F3

Repealed (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 3 and sch. 1, S.I. No. 90 of 1971.

Discontinuance of health institution.

11

11. F4 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F4

Repealed (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 3 and sch. 1, S.I. No. 90 of 1971.

Agreement for use of institution.

12

12. F5 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F5

Repealed (1.08.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 5 and sch., S.I. No. 62 of 1954.

Joint user of certain institutions by health authority and public assistance authority.

13

13. F6 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F6

Repealed (1.08.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 5 and sch., S.I. No. 62 of 1954.

Transfer of district institution.

14

14. F7 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F7

Repealed (1.08.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 5 and sch., S.I. No. 62 of 1954.

Transfer of institution maintained by sanitary authority.

15

15. F8 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F8

Repealed (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 3 and sch. 1, S.I. No. 90 of 1971.

Editorial Notes:

E403

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1948) by Bray Urban District Council (Transfer of Institution) Order 1948 (S.I. No. 102 of 1948); section repealed as per F-note above.

Transfer of the Hospital of Saint Margaret of Cortona to the Dublin Corporation.

16

16. F9 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F9

Repealed (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 3 and sch. 1, S.I. No. 90 of 1971.

Editorial Notes:

E404

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1951) by Hospital of Saint Margaret of Cortona Transfer Order 1951 (S.I. No. 77 of 1951), in effect as per art. 1; section repealed as per F-note above.

Charges for institutional services.

17

17. F10 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F10

Repealed (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 3 and sch. 1, S.I. No. 90 of 1971.

Management of health institutions.

18

18. F11 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F11

Repealed (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 3 and sch. 1, S.I. No. 90 of 1971.

Amendment of subsection (2) of section 6 of Tuberculosis (Establishment of Sanatoria) Act, 1945.

19

19. F12 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F12

Repealed (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 3 and sch. 1, S.I. No. 90 of 1971.

Power to provide land for an institution.

20

20. F13 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F13

Repealed (1.04.1971) by Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 3 and sch. 1, S.I. No. 90 of 1971.

PART III.

Mother and Child Service.

Safeguarding of health of women as respects motherhood.

21

21. F14 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F14

Repealed (1.08.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 5 and sch., S.I. No. 62 of 1954.

Attendance to health of children not pupils of schools.

22

22. F15 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F15

Repealed (1.08.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 5 and sch., S.I. No. 62 of 1954.

Attendance to health of pupils of schools.

23

23. F16 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F16

Repealed (1.08.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 5 and sch., S.I. No. 62 of 1954.

Notice of medical inspection of children.

24

24. F17 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F17

Repealed (1.08.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 5 and sch., S.I. No. 62 of 1954.

Obligation to submit children to medical inspection.

25

25. F18 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F18

Repealed (1.01.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 5 and sch., S.I. No. 377 of 1953.

Affording of facilities for medical inspection of children at schools.

26

26. F19 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F19

Repealed (1.01.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 5 and sch., S.I. No. 377 of 1953.

Grant for mother and child service.

27

27.An amount not exceeding one-half of the expenses certified by the Minister to have been properly incurred in accordance with regulations made under section 28 of this Act, by a health authority in the execution of this Part of this Act shall be paid to the health authority out of moneys provided by the Oireachtas.

Annotations:

Amendments:

F20

Repealed (1.08.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 5 and sch., S.I. No. 62 of 1954.

Modifications (not altering text):

C10

Prospective affecting provision: section repealed by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 5 and sch., not commenced as of date of revision.

27. F20 [ ]

Regulations as to exercise by health authorities of their powers under Part III.

28

28. F21 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F21

Repealed (1.08.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 5 and sch., S.I. No. 62 of 1954.

Editorial Notes:

E405

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (24.03.1948) by Mother and Child Health Service (Temporary) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 100 of 1948); revoked (1.08.1954) by Maternity and Child Health Services Regulations 1954 (S.I. No. 98 of 1954), in effect as per reg. 3.

PART IV.

Infectious Disease And Infestation.

Annotations:

Editorial Notes:

E406

Charges not payable in respect of services for the diagnosis or treatment of an infectious disease prescribed under Part as provided (1.03.2013) by Health (Out-Patient Charges) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 45 of 2013), reg. 3(f), in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E407

Charges in respect of care services under Nursing Homes Support Scheme Act 2009 (15/2009) not payable in respect of care services provided by the HSE or on behalf of the HSE in respect of treatment of diseases prescribed under Part as provided (27.10.2009) by Nursing Homes Support Scheme Act 2009 (15/2009), s. 33(7)(e), S.I. No. 423 of 2009.

Chapter I.

Infectious Disease.

Infectious diseases.

29

29. (1) The Minister may by regulation specify the diseases which are infectious diseases.

(2) Regulations under subsection (1) of this section may exclude an infectious disease from the application of any particular section of this Part of this Act.

(3) The Minister may define a disease in regulations under this section in any manner which he considers suitable including, in particular, by reference to any stage of the disease or by reference to any class of sufferers from the disease.

Annotations:

Editorial Notes:

E408

Power pursuant to section exercised (20.02.2020) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 53 of 2020).

E409

Power pursuant to section exercised (18.12.2018) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2018 (S.I. No. 567 of 2018).

E410

Power pursuant to section exercised (12.10.2009) by Infectious Diseases (Aircraft) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 411 of 2009).

E411

Power pursuant to section exercised (16.01.2008) by Infectious Diseases (Shipping) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 4 of 2008).

E412

Power pursuant to section exercised (27.07.2007) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 559 of 2007).

E413

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2005) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 865 of 2004), in effect as per reg. 2.

E414

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2004) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 707 of 2003), in effect as per reg. 2.

E415

Power pursuant to section exercised (2.05.2003) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment No. 2) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 180 of 2003).

E416

Power pursuant to section exercised (28.03.2003) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 115 of 2003).

E417

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.2000) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 151 of 2000), in effect as per reg. 2.

E418

Power pursuant to section exercised (16.12.1996) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 384 of 1996).

E419

Power pursuant to section exercised (14.11.1988) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 288 of 1988).

E420

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.11.1985) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 268 of 1985), in effect as per reg. 3.

E421

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), in effect as per reg. 3.

E422

Power pursuant to Act exercised (16.06.1952) by Infectious Diseases (Temporary Provisions) Regulations, 1952 (Revocation) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 166 of 1952).

E423

Power pursuant to Act exercised (23.05.1949) by Infectious Diseases (Temporary Provisions) Regulations 1949 (Revocation) Regulations 1949 (S.I. No. 149 of 1949).

E424

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (23.05.2016) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 276 of 2016); superseded (18.12.2018) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2018 (S.I. No. 567 of 2018), reg. 2(b) and sch.

E425

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (15.12.2015) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 566 of 2015); superseded (23.05.2016) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 276 of 2016), reg. 2 and sch.

E426

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (21.09.2011) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 452 of 2011), in effect as per reg. 2; superseded (15.12.2015) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 566 of 2015), reg. 2 and sch.

E427

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.10.1980) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 322 of 1980); rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948) (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E428

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (20.09.1976) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 214 of 1976); rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948) (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E429

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.05.1968) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1968 (S.I. No. 114 of 1968); rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948) (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E430

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (14.09.1956) by Infectious Diseases (Temporary Provisions) Regulations 1956 (S.I. No. 244 of 1956); revoked (22.05.1968) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1968 (S.I. No. 114 of 1968), reg. 5(2).

E431

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (29.09.1952) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 291 of 1952); rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948) (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 380 of 1981), reg. 4 and sch., in effect as per reg. 3.

E432

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (7.03.1952) by Infectious Diseases (Temporary Provisions) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 53 of 1952); revoked (16.06.1952) by Infectious Diseases (Temporary Provisions) Regulations, 1952 (Revocation) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 166 of 1952), art. 2.

E433

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (2.11.1951) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1951 (S.I. No. 318 of 1951); rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948) (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E434

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (22.12.1949) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1949 (S.I. No. 351 of 1949); rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948) (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E435

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (14.04.1949) by Infectious Diseases (Temporary Provisions) Regulations 1949 (S.I. No. 107 of 1949); revoked (23.05.1949) by Infectious Diseases (Temporary Provisions) Regulations 1949 (Revocation) Regulations 1949 (S.I. No. 149 of 1949), reg. 1.

E436

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (9.10.1948) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 353 of 1948); revoked (22.05.1968) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1968 (S.I. No. 114 of 1968), reg. 5(1).

E437

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (1.07.1948) by Infectious Diseases (Shipping) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 170 of 1948), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (16.01.2008) by Infectious Diseases (Shipping) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 4 of 2008), reg. 32.

E438

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (1.05.1948) by Infectious Diseases (Aircraft) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 136 of 1948), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (12.10.2009) by Infectious Diseases (Aircraft) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 411 of 2009), reg. 26.

E439

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (1.04.1948) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E440

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.03.1948) by Infectious Diseases (Temporary Provisions) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 20 of 1948), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (1.04.1948) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948), reg. 4 and sch. 1, in effect as per reg. 3.

General duty to take precautions against infecting others with infectious disease.

30

30. (1) A person who knows that he is a probable source of infection with an infectious disease shall, in addition to taking the precautions specifically provided for by or under this Part of this Act, take every other reasonable precaution to prevent his infecting others with such disease by his presence or conduct or by means of any article with which he has been in contact.

(2) A person having the care of another person and knowing that such other person is a probable source of infection with an infectious disease shall, in addition to the precautions specifically provided for by or under this Part of this Act, take every other reasonable precaution to prevent such other person from infecting others with such disease by his presence or conduct or by means of any article with which he has been in contact.

(3) A person who contravenes subsection (1) or (2) of this section shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to a fine not exceeding fifty pounds.

Annotations:

Editorial Notes:

E441

The Euro equivalent of £50 mentioned in subs. (3) is €63.49. This translates into a Class C fine as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), s. 6(2) and table ref. no. 6, S.I. No. 662 of 2010. A class C fine is not greater than €2,500.

Regulations for preventing the spread of infectious disease.

31

31. (1) The Minister may make regulations providing for the prevention of the spread (including the spread outside the State) of an infectious disease or of infectious diseases generally and for the treatment of persons suffering therefrom and the regulations may, in particular, provide for any of the matters mentioned in the Second Schedule to this Act.

(2) Regulations under this section may provide for their enforcement and execution by officers of the Minister and by health authorities and their officers and may also—

( a) with the consent of the Minister for Local Government provide for their enforcement and execution by officers of sanitary authorities,

( b) with the consent of the Minister for Finance, provide for their enforcement and execution by officers of Customs and Excise,

( c) with the consent of the Minister for Justice, provide for their enforcement and execution by specified officers of that Minister, and

( d) with the consent of the Minister for Industry and Commerce, provide for their enforcement and execution in any Customs-free airport by specified officers of that Minister.

(3) Regulations under this section may impose duties on officers concerned in the registration of births and deaths.

(4) Regulations under this section may provide for and authorise the making of charges for the purposes of the regulations or for services performed thereunder and may provide for the recovery of such charges.

(5) Regulations under this section may provide for the particulars to be contained in notices to be given under the regulations and for the manner in which such notices may be given.

(6) The Minister shall not make under this section regulations relating to large public service vehicles (as defined in section 3 of the Road Traffic Act, 1933 (No. 11 of 1933)), vehicles for the conveyance of passengers by rail, vessels or aircraft save after consultation with the Minister for Industry and Commerce.

(7) Where regulations under this section require adult persons to submit themselves or the parents of children to submit such children to specified measures in relation to the protection or immunisation of such adult persons or children against a particular infectious disease, such regulations shall contain provision—

( a) for the giving of notice of the time and place at which a person will be required to submit himself or the parent of a child will be required to submit such child to any such specified measures, and

( b) for the giving of information to such person or such parent of the right to exemption under section 32 of this Act.

(8) A person who contravenes a regulation under this section or who wilfully obstructs the execution of a regulation under this section or who gives false or misleading information in purported compliance with a request for information made under a regulation made under this section shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to a fine not exceeding one hundred pounds and, in the case of a continuing offence, to a further fine not exceeding ten pounds for each day on which the offence is continued or, at the discretion of the Court, to imprisonment for any term not exceeding six months or to both such fine or fines and such imprisonment.

(9) Where a provision of this Part of this Act or any other enactment requires special precautions to be taken to prevent the spread of infectious diseases or of any particular infectious disease, such provision shall not be construed as restricting the power of making regulations conferred by this section.

F22 [ (10) Regulations under this section may, in particular, require the vaccination against smallpox of persons engaged in work at or about airports or seaports, and

( a ) the obligation to contain the provision referred to in paragraph ( b ) of subsection (7) of this section shall not apply as respects such regulations, and

( b ) section 32 of this Act shall not apply in relation to such vaccination. ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F22

Inserted (1.01.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 34, S.I. No. 377 of 1953.

Modifications (not altering text):

C11

Functions transferred and references construed (25.05.1965) by Transport, Fuel and Power (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 1965 (S.I. No. 125 of 1965), arts. 3, 4. This Department is now the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport, see S.I. No. 305 of 1997, S.I. No. 11 of 1980 and S.I. No. 141 of 2011).

3. The administration and business in connection with the exercise, performance or execution of the functions transferred by Article 4 of this Order are hereby transferred to the Department of Transport and Power.

4.—(1) The functions vested in the Minister for Industry and Commerce under subsections (2) and (6) of section 31 of the Health Act, 1947 (No. 28 of 1947), are hereby transferred to the Minister for Transport and Power.

(2) References to the Minister for Industry and Commerce contained in any Act or instrument made thereunder and relating to the functions transferred by paragraph (1) of this Article shall, on and after the operative date, be construed as references to the Minister for Transport and Power.

Editorial Notes:

E442

Power pursuant to section exercised (20.02.2020) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 53 of 2020).

E443

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.11.2019) by Infectious Diseases (Preventative Measures) (Hiv Prep) Regulations 2019 (S.I. No. 531 of 2019), in effect as per reg. 2.

E444

Power pursuant to section exercised (18.12.2018) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2018 (S.I. No. 567 of 2018).

E445

The Euro equivalent of £100 mentioned in subs. (8) is €126.98. This translates into a Class C fine as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), s. 6(2) and table ref. no. 6, S.I. No. 662 of 2010. A class C fine is not greater than €2,500.

The Euro equivalent of £10 mentioned in subs. (8) is €12.70. This translates into a Class E fine as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), s. 8(2) and table ref. no. 6, S.I. No. 662 of 2010. A class E fine is not greater than €500.

E446

Power pursuant to section exercised (12.10.2009) by Infectious Diseases (Aircraft) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 411 of 2009).

E447

Power pursuant to section exercised (16.01.2008) by Infectious Diseases (Shipping) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 4 of 2008).

E448

Power pursuant to section exercised (27.07.2007) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 559 of 2007).

E449

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.11.1985) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 268 of 1985), in effect as per reg. 3.

E450

An tArd-Chláraitheoir is empowered to give such information as may be prescribed, notwithstanding the Data Protection Regulation and the Data Protection Act 2018 and any other enactment, to the Minister for Health for the purpose of the enforcement of regulations under section (5.12.2005) by Civil Registration Act 2004 (3/2004), s. 66(1)(g), S.I. No. 764 of 2005.

E451

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2005) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 865 of 2004), in effect as per reg. 2.

E452

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2004) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 707 of 2003), in effect as per reg. 2.

E453

Power pursuant to section exercised (2.05.2003) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment No. 2) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 180 of 2003).

E454

Power pursuant to section exercised (28.03.2003) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 115 of 2003).

E455

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.2000) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 151 of 2000), in effect as per reg. 2.

E456

Power pursuant to section exercised (16.12.1996) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 384 of 1996).

E457

Power pursuant to section exercised (14.11.1988) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 288 of 1988).

E458

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), in effect as per reg. 3.

E459

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.02.1966) by Infectious Diseases (Certificates of Vaccination Against Smallpox) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 23 of 1966), in effect as per reg. 2.

E460

Power pursuant to subs. (4) exercised (2.07.1958) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1958 (S.I. No. 148 of 1958).

E461

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (23.05.2016) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 276 of 2016); superseded (18.12.2018) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2018 (S.I. No. 567 of 2018), reg. 2(b) and sch.

E462

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (15.12.2015) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 566 of 2015); superseded (23.05.2016) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 276 of 2016), reg. 2 and sch.

E463

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (21.09.2011) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 452 of 2011), in effect as per reg. 2; superseded (15.12.2015) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 566 of 2015), reg. 2 and sch.

E464

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.10.1980) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 322 of 1980); rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948) (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E465

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (20.09.1976) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 214 of 1976); rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948) (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E466

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.05.1968) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1968 (S.I. No. 114 of 1968); rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948) (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E467

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (8.03.1968) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1967 (S.I. No. 258 of 1967); revoked (22.05.1968) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1968 (S.I. No. 114 of 1968), reg. 5(3).

E468

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (29.09.1952) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 291 of 1952); rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948) (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 380 of 1981), reg. 4 and sch., in effect as per reg. 3.

E469

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (2.11.1951) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1951 (S.I. No. 318 of 1951); rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948) (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E470

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (22.12.1949) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1949 (S.I. No. 351 of 1949); rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948) (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

E471

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (9.10.1948) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 353 of 1948); revoked (22.05.1968) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1968 (S.I. No. 114 of 1968), reg. 5(1).

E472

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (1.07.1948) by Infectious Diseases (Shipping) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 170 of 1948), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (16.01.2008) by Infectious Diseases (Shipping) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 4 of 2008), reg. 32.

E473

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (1.05.1948) by Infectious Diseases (Aircraft) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 136 of 1948), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (12.10.2009) by Infectious Diseases (Aircraft) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 411 of 2009), reg. 26.

E474

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Act exercised (1.04.1948) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 99 of 1948), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (1.12.1981) by Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 390 of 1981), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 3.

F23 [ Regulations for preventing, limiting, minimising or slowing spread of Covid-19

31A

31A. (1) The Minister may, having regard to the immediate, exceptional and manifest risk posed to human life and public health by the spread of Covid-19 and to the matters specified in subsection (2), make regulations for the purpose of preventing, limiting, minimising or slowing the spread of Covid-19 (including the spread outside the State) or where otherwise necessary, to deal with public health risks arising from the spread of Covid-19 and, without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing, such regulations may, in particular, provide for all or any of the following:

(a) restrictions to be imposed upon travel to or from the State;

(b) restrictions to be imposed upon travel to, from or within geographical locations to which an affected areas order applies;

(c) without prejudice to the generality of paragraph (b), restrictions to be imposed upon persons or classes of persons resident in, working in or visiting locations referred to in paragraph (b) including (but not limited to)

(i) requiring persons to remain in their homes, or

(ii) without prejudice to any other provisions of this Act or regulations made thereunder requiring persons to remain in such other places, as may be specified by the Minister;

(d) the prohibition of events, or classes of events, including (but not limited to) events

(i) which, by virtue of the nature, format, location or environment of the event concerned or the arrangements for, or the activities involved in, or the numbers likely to be attending, the event could reasonably be considered to pose a risk of infection with Covid-19 to persons attending the event,

(ii) at specified geographical locations to which an affected areas order applies,

(iii) at locations which by virtue of the nature, format, or environment of the locations concerned or the arrangements for, or the activities involved in, or the numbers likely to be attending the type of events at the locations, could reasonably be considered to pose a risk of infection with Covid-19 to persons attending at events at those locations,

(iv) where the level of proposed attendance or likely level of attendance at the event could reasonably be considered to pose a risk of infection with Covid-19 to persons attending the event;

(e) the safeguards required to be put in place by event organisers in relation to events in order to prevent, limit, minimise or slow the risk of persons attending any such event of being infected with Covid-19;

(f) the safeguards required to be put in place by owners or occupiers of a premises or a class of premises (including the temporary closure of such premises) in order to prevent, limit, minimise or slow the risk of persons attending such premises of being infected with Covid-19;

(g) the safeguards required to be put in place by owners or occupiers of any other place or class of place, (including the temporary closure of such place or class of place) in order to prevent, limit, minimise or slow the risk of persons attending at such place or class of place of being infected with Covid-19;

(h) without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraphs, the safeguards required to be put in place by managers (howsoever described) of schools, including language schools, creches or other childcare facilities, universities or other educational facilities (including the temporary closure of such facilities) to prevent, minimise, limit, or slow the risk of infection of persons attending such premises of being infected with Covid-19;

(i) any other measures that the Minister considers necessary in order to prevent, limit, minimise or slow the spread of Covid-19;

(j) the giving of notices, the particulars to be contained therein and the manner in which such notices may be given for the purposes of the regulations;

(k) such additional, incidental, consequential or supplemental matters as the Minister considers necessary or expedient for the purposes of giving full effect to the regulations.

(2) When making regulations under subsection (1), the Minister

(a) shall have regard to the following:

(i) the fact that a national emergency has arisen of such character that there is an immediate and manifest risk to human life and public health as a consequence of which it is expedient in the public interest that extraordinary measures should be taken to safeguard human life and public health;

(ii) the fact that a declaration of Public Health Emergency of International Concern was made by the World Health Organisation in respect of Covid-19 and that Covid-19 was duly declared by that Organisation to be a pandemic;

(iii) the fact that Covid-19 poses significant risks to human life and public health by virtue of its potential for incidence of mortality;

(iv) the policies and objectives of the Government to take such protective measures as are practicable to vindicate the life and bodily integrity of citizens against a public health risk;

(v) the need to act expeditiously in order to prevent, limit, minimise or slow the spread of Covid-19;

(vi) the resources of the health services, including the number of health care workers available at a given time, the capacity of the workers to undertake measures, to test persons for Covid-19 and to provide care and treatment to persons infected with Covid-19, the necessity to take such measures as are appropriate to protect health care workers from infection from Covid-19, and the capacity of hospitals or other institutions to accommodate and facilitate the provision of care and treatment to infected persons;

(vii) the resources, including the financial resources, of the State;

(viii) the advice of the Chief Medical Officer of the Department of Health,

and

(b) may, have regard to any relevant guidance (including, in particular, any guidance relating to the risk assessment for, and case definition relating to, Covid-19) provided by the World Health Organisation, the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, the Health Protection Surveillance Centre of the Health Service Executive and other persons with relevant medical and scientific expertise.

(3) Before making regulations under subsection (1), the Minister

(a) shall consult any other Minister of the Government as he or she considers appropriate having regard to the functions of that other Minister of the Government, and

(b) may consult any other person as the Minister considers appropriate for the purposes of these regulations.

(4) The Minister may, having consulted any other Minister of the Government as he or she considers appropriate having regard to the functions of that other Minister of the Government, exempt specified classes of persons including, but not limited to persons, who perform essential services, including statutory duties or other specified public or other services, from regulations under subsection (1).

(5) This section is without prejudice to the provisions of section 31, including as they may relate to Covid-19.

(6) A person who

(a) contravenes a provision of a regulation made under subsection (1) that is stated to be a penal provision,

(b) obstructs, interferes with or impedes a relevant person in the course of exercising a power conferred by regulations under this section on that relevant person,

(c) fails or refuses to give to a relevant person information

(i) that is within the first-mentioned person s knowledge,

(ii) that the first-mentioned person is required by regulations under this section to give the relevant person, and

(iii) that the first-mentioned person has been requested to give, or has been otherwise informed of the requirement to give, to a relevant person,

or

(d) in purported compliance with a requirement under regulations under subsection (1), gives information to a relevant person that, to the first-mentioned person s knowledge, is false or misleading in any material particular,

shall be guilty of an offence.

(7) A member of the Garda S í och á na who suspects, with reasonable cause, that a person is contravening or has contravened a provision of a regulation made under subsection (1) that is stated to be a penal provision, may, for the purposes of ensuring compliance with the regulation, direct the person to take such steps as the member considers necessary to comply with the provision.

(8) (a) A person who, without lawful authority or reasonable excuse, fails to comply with a direction under subsection (7) shall be guilty of an offence.

(b) A member of the Garda S í och á na may arrest without warrant a person whom the member has reasonable cause for believing is committing or has committed an offence under this subsection.

(9) A member of the Garda S í och á na who has reasonable grounds for believing that a person is committing or has committed an offence under this section may require the person to state his or her name and address.

(10) A person who fails or refuses to state his or her name and address in compliance with a requirement under subsection (9), or who, in purported compliance with such a requirement, states a name or address that is false or misleading, shall be guilty of an offence.

(11) A member of the Garda S í och á na may arrest without warrant any person whom the member has reasonable cause for believing has committed an offence under subsection (10).

(12) A person who commits an offence under this section is liable on summary conviction to a class C fine, or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 6 months, or both.

(13) (a) Regulations under subsection (1) may provide for their implementation and enforcement by a person (in this section referred to as a relevant person ), or group of such relevant persons, as may be specified, and for this purpose different persons, or combinations of persons, may be so specified for different purposes in, or in relation to different provisions of, such regulations.

(b) Without prejudice to the generality of paragraph (a), persons who may be specified under this subsection include

(i) an authorised officer,

(ii) a medical officer of health,

(iii) an officer of the Minister for Justice and Equality,

(iv) an officer of customs (within the meaning of the Customs Act 2015 ), or

(v) a person, or group of persons, appointed by the Health Service Executive.

(14) Without prejudice to the generality of section 95, a relevant person may, in the course of exercising a power or performing a function conferred on that officer by regulations under subsection (1), require a member of the Garda S í och á na to assist in the exercise of the power or the performance of the function, including by way of temporarily detaining any person, bringing a person to any place, breaking open of any premises, or any other action in which the use of force may be necessary and is lawful, and any member of the Garda S í och á na so required shall comply with the requirement.

(15) (a) Where an offence under this section is committed by a body corporate and it is proved that the offence was committed with the consent or connivance, or was attributable to any wilful neglect, of a person who was a director, manager, secretary or other officer of the body corporate, or a person purporting to act in that capacity, that person shall, as well as the body corporate, be guilty of an offence and may be proceeded against and punished as if he or she were guilty of the first-mentioned offence.

(b) Where the affairs of a body corporate are managed by its members, paragraph (a) shall apply in relation to the acts and defaults of a member in connection with his or her functions of management as if he or she were a director or manager of the body corporate.

(16) In this section, section 31B and section 38A

event means a gathering of persons, whether the gathering is for cultural, entertainment, recreational, sporting, commercial, work, social, community, educational, religious or other reasons, and includes but is not limited to a gathering which is required to be subject to a consent, licence or other form of permission granted in relation to it by any Minister of the Government or public body pursuant to any enactment or rule of law which provides for the regulation of proper planning and sustainable development, traffic management, sale of alcohol, safety and health at work or otherwise;

event organiser , in relation to an event, means a person who

(a) is engaged in publicising, arranging, organising or managing the event, or

(b) receives some or all of the revenue, where applicable, from the event;

premises includes a building or any part of a building, any outdoor space surrounding or adjacent to the premises, whether or not used in conjunction with the premises, any land, premises, tent, caravan, or other temporary or moveable structure, ship or other vessel, aircraft, railway carriage or other vehicle (whether stationary or otherwise) and any storage container.

(17) In this section, section 31B and section 38A

Covid-19 means a disease caused by infection with the virus SARS-CoV-2 and specified as an infectious disease in accordance with Regulation 6 of, and the Schedule to, the Infectious Diseases Regulations 1981 ( S.I. No. 390 of 1981 ) or any variant of the disease so specified as an infectious disease in those Regulations;

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control means the Agency established under the provisions of Regulation (EC) No. 851/2004 1 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 April 2004 establishing a European centre for disease prevention and control. ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F23

Inserted (20.03.2020 to 9.11.2020 or other date if extended) by Health (Preservation and Protection and other Emergency Measures in the Public Interest) Act 2020 (1/2020), s. 10, commenced on enactment and as per s. 2(3)(b).

Editorial Notes:

E475

A class C fine mentioned in subs. (12) is not greater than €2,500 as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), s. 3, S.I. No. 662 of 2010.

E476

Power pursuant to section exercised (13.07.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (Face Coverings on Public Transport) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 244 of 2020), in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E477

Power pursuant to section exercised (8.07.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Requirements) (Covid-19 Passenger Locator Form) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 243 of 2020).

E478

Power pursuant to section exercised (29.06.2020 to 20.07.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 3) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 234 of 2020), in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E479

Power pursuant to section exercised (17.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Requirements) (Covid-19 Passenger Locator Form) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 217 of 2020).

E480

Power pursuant to section exercised (28.05.2020 to 18.06.2020, extended to 9.07.2020 and to 20.07.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Requirements) (Covid-19 Passenger Locator Form) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 181 of 2020), in effect as per reg. 1(2), as amended by S.I. No. 217 of 2020 and by S.I. No. 243 of 2020.

E481

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (15.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 212 of 2020), in effect as per reg. 1(2)); rendered obsolete by revocation of Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 206 of 2020) (29.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 3) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 234 of 2020), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E482

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (15.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 209 of 2020), in effect as per reg. 1(2); rendered obsolete by revocation of Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 206 of 2020) (29.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 3) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 234 of 2020), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E483

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (8.06.2020 to 29.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 206 of 2020), in effect as per regs. 1(2), 2; revoked (29.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 3) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 234 of 2020), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E484

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (18.05.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 174 of 2020), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete by revocation of Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 121 of 2020) (8.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 206 of 2020), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E485

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (2.05.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 153 of 2020); rendered obsolete by revocation of Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 121 of 2020) (8.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 206 of 2020), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 1(2). .

E486

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (10.04.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 128 of 2020); rendered obsolete by revocation of Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 121 of 2020) (8.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 206 of 2020), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E487

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (8.04.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 121 of 2020), in effect as per reg. 1(2); revoked (8.06.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Section 31A - Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (No. 2) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 206 of 2020), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 1(2).

1 O.J. No. L 142/1 of 30.04.2004, p. 1.

F24 [ Affected areas orders

31B

31B. (1) Subject to subsection (2), the Minister may, having regard to the matters specified in section 31A(2), by order declare an area or region in the State to be an area where there is known or thought to be sustained human transmission of Covid-19 or from which there is a high risk of importation of infection or contamination with Covid-19 by travel from that area (in this Act referred to as an affected areas order ).

(2) When making an order under this section, the Minister shall have regard to the advice of the Chief Medical Officer of the Department of Health and shall consult with such Minister of the Government as the Minister considers appropriate having regard to the functions of that other Minister of the Government. ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F24

Inserted (20.03.2020) by Health (Preservation and Protection and other Emergency Measures in the Public Interest) Act 2020 (1/2020), s. 10, commenced on enactment.

Editorial Notes:

E488

Power pursuant to section exercised (7.04.2020) by Health Act 1947 (Affected Areas) Order 2020 (S.I. No. 120 of 2020).

Exemption from requirement to submit to measures in relation to protection or immunisation against infectious disease.

32

32. (1) ( a) Where—

(i) an adult person is required pursuant to regulations made under section 31 of this Act to submit himself to any specified measure in relation to his protection or immunisation against a particular infectious disease, and

(ii) such adult person sends, within the prescribed time and in the prescribed manner, to the health authority concerned, a statement that he objects to submitting himself to such specified measure,

then, unless an order (which relates to such infectious disease and is applicable to such adult person) under paragraph ( b) of this subsection is in force, the health authority shall exempt such adult person from such requirement.

( b) The Minister may by order declare that—

(i) it is necessary, for the purpose of preventing the spread of a particular infectious disease, that all adult persons should submit themselves to a specified measure in relation to their protection or immunisation against such infectious disease, or

(ii) it is necessary, for the said purpose, that adult persons of a particular class (defined in such manner and by reference to such things as the Minister thinks proper) should submit themselves to such specified measure.

(2) ( a) Where—

(i) the parent of a child is required pursuant to regulations made under section 31 of this Act to submit the child to any specified measure in relation to his protection or immunisation against a particular infectious disease, and

(ii) such parent sends, within the prescribed time and in the prescribed manner, to the health authority concerned a statement that he objects to submitting the child to such specified measure,

then, unless an order (which relates to such infectious disease and is applicable to the child) under paragraph ( b) of this subsection is in force, the health authority shall exempt such parent from such requirement.

( b) The Minister may by order declare that—

(i) it is necessary, for the purpose of preventing the spread of a particular infectious disease, that all children should be submitted to a specified measure in relation to their protection or immunisation against that infectious disease, or

(ii) it is necessary, for the said purpose, that children of a particular class (defined in such manner and by reference to such things as the Minister thinks proper) should be submitted to such specified measure.

Annotations:

Modifications (not altering text):

C12

References construed (1.04.1971) by Health Boards (Functions of Chief Executive Officers) Order 1971 (S.I. No. 107 of 1971), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

3. Each reference to a health authority, specified in the third column of the Schedule in the enactments and statutory instruments mentioned in the second column, shall be construed as a reference to the chief executive officer of a health board.

SCHEDULE

Number and Year

Title

References to a health authority

28 of 1947 ...

Health Act, 1947

The references in section 32 and the reference in section 93 (2) (b)

...

...

...

Selling or letting dwelling after infection.

33

33.Where—

( a) a person sells or lets a dwelling in which to his knowledge a person has been residing at any time during the preceding three months while suffering from an infectious disease, and

( b) he did not before selling or letting the dwelling give in the prescribed manner an infected premises notice to the F25 [ medical officer of health for the area ] in which the dwelling is situated,

he shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to a fine not exceeding fifty pounds or, at the discretion of the Court, to imprisonment for a term not exceeding three months or to both such fine and such imprisonment.

Annotations:

Amendments:

F25

Substituted (1.01.2005) by Health Act 2004 (42/2004), s. 75 and sch. 6 part 1, S.I. No. 887 of 2004.

Editorial Notes:

E489

The Euro equivalent of £50 mentioned in section is €63.49. This translates into a Class C fine as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), s. 6(2) and table ref. no. 6, S.I. No. 662 of 2010. A class C fine is not greater than €2,500.

Cesser of occupation of dwelling after infection.

34

34.Where—

( a) the occupier of a dwelling (not being the owner thereof) ceases to occupy the dwelling, and

( b) a person has, to the knowledge of the occupier, been residing in the dwelling at any time during the preceding three months while suffering from an infectious disease, and

( c) the occupier did not either before or immediately after ceasing to occupy the dwelling give in the prescribed manner an infected premises notice to the owner of the dwelling,

the occupier shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to a fine not exceeding fifty pounds or, at the discretion of the Court, to imprisonment for a term not exceeding three months or to both such fine and such imprisonment.

Annotations:

Editorial Notes:

E490

The Euro equivalent of £50 mentioned in section is €63.49. This translates into a Class C fine as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), s. 6(2) and table ref. no. 6, S.I. No. 662 of 2010. A class C fine is not greater than €2,500.

Question as to infection in dwelling.

35

35.Where—

( a) a person either—

(i) is concerned in selling or letting a dwelling or showing a dwelling with a view to its being sold or let, or

(ii) has ceased during the preceding three months to occupy a dwelling, and

( b) he is questioned by another person interested in such sale or letting as to whether at any time during the preceding three months a person has resided in the dwelling while suffering from an infectious disease, and

( c) he makes to the question an answer which is to his knowledge false or misleading in any material particular,

he shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to a fine not exceeding fifty pounds or, at the discretion of the Court, to imprisonment for a term not exceeding three months or to both such fine and such imprisonment.

Annotations:

Editorial Notes:

E491

The Euro equivalent of £50 mentioned in subs. (3) is €63.49. This translates into a Class C fine as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), s. 6(2) and table ref. no. 6, S.I. No. 662 of 2010. A class C fine is not greater than €2,500.

Giving of lodging after infection.

36

36. (1) Where—

( a) a person provides lodging in any premises for persons other than members of his own household, and

( b) he lodges a person in a room or other place in such premises which, to his knowledge, has been occupied at any time during the preceding three months by another person while suffering from an infectious disease, and

( c) he did not before so lodging such person give in the prescribed manner an infected premises notice to the F26 [ medical officer of health for the area ] for the district in which the premises are situated,

he shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to a fine not exceeding fifty pounds or, at the discretion of the Court, to imprisonment for a term not exceeding three months or to both such fine and such imprisonment.

(2) In this section, the word “ premises” includes a temporary dwelling.

Annotations:

Amendments:

F26

Substituted (1.01.2005) by Health Act 2004 (42/2004), s. 75 and sch. 6 part 1, S.I. No. 887 of 2004.

Editorial Notes:

E492

The Euro equivalent of £50 mentioned in subs. (1) is €63.49. This translates into a Class C fine as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), s. 6(2) and table ref. no. 6, S.I. No. 662 of 2010. A class C fine is not greater than €2,500.

Procedure on giving of infected premises notice to the district medical officer.

37

37. (1) At any time not more than seven days after the receipt from any person (in this section referred to as the owner) by a F27 [ medical officer of health ] of an infected premises notice the medical officer may require any disinfection or disinfestation of the premises to which such notice relates and shall before the expiration of the said seven days inform the owner either that no such requirement is made or the nature and extent of such requirement.

(2) Where a F27 [ medical officer of health ] requires under subsection (1) of this section any disinfection or disinfestation of premises he shall, if required by the owner, arrange for the carrying out with all convenient speed of such disinfection or disinfestation by an officer of the appropriate health authority.

(3) Premises in respect of which an infected premises notice has been given to a F27 [ medical officer of health ] shall not be sold nor let nor used to give lodging to any person before either—

( a) seven days have expired after the receipt by the medical officer of the notice and the medical officer has not informed the owner that he requires any disinfection or disinfestation of the premises, or

( b) any disinfection or disinfestation required by the medical officer under subsection (1) of this section has been completed.

(4) A person who contravenes subsection (3) of this section shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to a fine not exceeding fifty pounds or, at the discretion of the Court, to imprisonment for a term not exceeding three months or to both such fine and such imprisonment.

Annotations:

Amendments:

F27

Substituted (1.01.2005) by Health Act 2004 (42/2004), s. 75 and sch. 6 part 1, S.I. No. 887 of 2004.

Editorial Notes:

E493

The Euro equivalent of £50 mentioned in subs. (4) is €63.49. This translates into a Class C fine as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), s. 6(2) and table ref. no. 6, S.I. No. 662 of 2010. A class C fine is not greater than €2,500.

Detention and isolation of person who is probable source of infection.

38

38. (1) Where a chief medical officer is of opinion, either consequent on his own inspection of a person in the area for which such medical officer acts or consequent upon information furnished to him by a registered medical practitioner who has inspected such person, that such person is a probable source of infection with an infectious disease and that his isolation is necessary as a safeguard against the spread of infection, and that such person cannot be effectively isolated in his home, such medical officer may order in writing the detention and isolation of such person in a specified hospital or other place until such medical officer gives a certificate (for which no charge shall be made) that such person is no longer a probable source of infection.

(2) Where an order is made under this section in relation to a person (in this subsection referred to as the patient), the following provisions shall have effect:—

( a) the medical officer who made the order (in this subsection referred to as the committing officer) shall forthwith send a copy of the order to the Minister and to the health authority for which he acts,

( b) the committing officer, and also any other person, to whom the duty of acting under this section has been assigned by or with the consent of the Minister and who has been authorised in writing by the committing officer to act in the particular case, may detain the patient,

( c) the person detaining the patient shall, on or before doing so—

(i) produce for inspection by the appropriate person his written authorisation from the committing officer if he is not himself the committing officer, and

(ii) give to the appropriate person a copy of the order and a statement in writing of the right of appeal under paragraph ( h) of this subsection,

( d) if the patient, when detained, is outside the area for which the committing officer acts, the committing officer may, with the consent of the chief medical officer of the area in which the patient is detained, amend the order to allow for the patient's isolation in a hospital or other place convenient to the place where he is detained and the order as so amended shall have effect accordingly,

( e) where the committing officer amends the order, he shall forthwith send a copy of the order as amended to the Minister and to the health authority for which he acts and to the health authority of the area in which the patient is detained and to the appropriate person,

( f) after the patient is detained, he shall be taken to the hospital or other place specified in the order and shall, subject to the provisions of this subsection, be there detained and isolated until the committing officer certifies that he is no longer a probable source of infection,

( g) the person in charge of such hospital or other place shall afford to the committing officer all reasonable facilities for visiting such hospital or other place and examining the patient therein,

( h) the patient (or the parent of the patient, where the patient is a child) may at any time appeal to the Minister in writing to direct the release of the patient,

( i) the person in charge of such hospital or other place shall afford all reasonable facilities for the purposes of any appeal under paragraph ( h) of this subsection, including where appropriate facilities for the inspection of any reports and records relating to the patient and available in such hospital or other place and the provision of copies of any such reports or records,

( j) on receipt of an appeal under paragraph ( h) of this subsection, the Minister shall give notice in writing of the date on which such appeal was received by him to the person making the appeal and to the person in charge of such hospital or other place,

( k) if no determination of an appeal under paragraph ( h) of this subsection is made by the Minister and communicated to the person charge of such hospital or other place within twenty-one clear days from the receipt by the Minister of such appeal, such person shall release the patient and notify the committing officer of such release and if necessary arrange for conveyance of the patient to his usual place of residence,

( l) if at any time the Minister directs the release of the patient, he shall be released by the person in charge of such hospital or other place in accordance with the direction, and such person shall, if necessary, arrange for his conveyance to his usual place of residence,

( m) where an appeal is made under paragraph ( h) of this subsection the Minister shall cause one of his medical officers to examine the patient and report the result of such examination,

(i) as soon as practicable after the appeal is received by the Minister, and

(ii) at intervals thereafter not exceeding six weeks during the detention,

( n) the person in charge of such hospital or other place shall provide all reasonable facilities for an examination under paragraph ( m) of this subsection,

( o) force may, if necessary, be used for the purpose of carrying out any provision of this subsection.

(3) In this section the expression “ the appropriate person” means in relation to a patient—

( a) where the patient appears to be under sixteen years of age and his parent can be ascertained and reached within a time which is reasonable having regard to all the circumstances of the case—his parent,

( b) where the patient appears to be under sixteen years of age and his parent cannot be ascertained and reached within a time which is reasonable having regard to all the circumstances of the case—the person for the time being in charge of the patient,

( c) where the patient, being an adult person, is for any reason unable to act for himself—the person for the time being in charge of the patient,

( d) in any other case—the patient himself.

(4) A person to whom an order under this section relates who—

( a) resists being detained under this section or resists being brought under this section to the hospital or other place specified in the order, or

( b) wilfully misbehaves while detained in such hospital or other place,

( c) escapes or attempts to escape from detention under this section, or

( d) does not submit himself in a peaceful and orderly manner to the exercise of any power conferred by this section,

shall be guilty of an offence under this section.

(5) A person who—

( a) prevents or attempts to prevent the detention under this section of any person or the bringing under this section of any person to a hospital or other place for detention and isolation, or

( b) assists in an escape or an attempted escape of any person from detention and isolation under this section, or

( c) obstructs or interferes with the exercise of any power conferred by this section,

shall be guilty of an offence under this section.

(6) A person who is guilty of an offence under this section shall, on summary conviction thereof, be liable to a fine not exceeding fifty pounds or, at the discretion of the Court, to imprisonment for a term not exceeding three months or to both such fine and such imprisonment.

(7) The cost of the maintenance and treatment of a person to whom an order under this section relates in the hospital or other place mentioned in the order (including the cost of anything done under paragraph ( f), ( k) or ( l) of subsection (2) of this section) shall be paid by the health authority for which the medical officer who made the order acts.

Annotations:

Modifications (not altering text):

C13

Term “registered medical practitioner” construed (3.07.2008) by Medical Practitioners Act 2007 (25/2007), s. 108(1), S.I. No. 231 of 2008.

Construction of references to registered medical practitioner and Medical Council, etc.

108.— (1) Every reference to a registered medical practitioner contained in any enactment or any statutory instrument shall be construed as a reference to a registered medical practitioner within the meaning of section 2.

...

C14

Second signature for orders made under subs. (1) required (1.01.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 35, S.I. No. 377 of 1953.

Amendment of section 38 of Principal Act.

35.—An order made after the commencement of this section under subsection (1) of section 38 of the Principal Act shall have no effect unless, in addition to being signed by the chief medical officer, it is also signed by another registered medical practitioner.

Editorial Notes:

E494

The Euro equivalent of £50 mentioned in subs. (6) is €63.49. This translates into a Class C fine as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), s. 6(2) and table ref. no. 6, S.I. No. 662 of 2010. A class C fine is not greater than €2,500.

F28 [ Detention and isolation of persons in certain circumstances

38A

38A. (1) Where, having regard to the matters specified in subsection (2), a medical officer of health believes in good faith that

(a) a person is a potential source of infection, and

(b) the person is a potential risk to public health, and

(c) his or her detention and isolation is appropriate in order to

(i) prevent, limit, minimise or slow the spread of Covid-19, and

(ii) minimise the risk to human life and public health,

and

(d) such person cannot be effectively isolated, refuses to remain or appears unlikely to remain in his or her home or other accommodation arranged, or agreed, by the Health Service Executive,

the officer may in writing order the detention and isolation of such person in a hospital or other place specified in the order (including such other hospital or other place as may subsequently be appropriate and specified in the order) until such time as the medical officer certifies that the person s detention is no longer required for the purposes of this section.

(2) For the purposes of subsection (1), a medical officer of health shall have regard to the following:

(a) the need to act expeditiously in order to prevent, limit, minimize or slow the spread of Covid-19;

(b) the resources of the health services including the number of health care workers available at a given time, the capacity of those workers to undertake measures, the necessity to take such measures as are appropriate to protect health care workers from infection from Covid-19, and the capacity of hospitals or other institutions to accommodate and facilitate the provision of treatment of infected persons;

(c) the policies and objectives of the Government to protect human life and public health for the purpose of preventing, limiting, minimising or slowing the spread of Covid-19, (including the spread outside the State);

(d) the fact that Covid-19 is recently declared by the World Health Organisation to be a pandemic and any relevant guidance (including, in particular, any guidance relating to the risk assessment for, and case definition relating to, Covid-19) provided by the World Health Organisation, the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control or the Health Protection Surveillance Centre of the Health Service Executive;

(e) the advice of any other public health officials with relevant medical and scientific expertise.

(3) An order made under subsection (1) shall be of no effect unless the medical officer of health has certified his or her opinion as to the matters referred to in that subsection.

(4) A medical officer of health who makes an order under subsection (1) shall keep the detention order under review and ensure that a medical examination of the person who is the subject of the order is carried out as soon as possible and in any event no later than 14 days from the time the person has been detained.

(5) A person who is the subject of an order under subsection (1) may request that his or her detention be reviewed by a medical officer of health, other than the officer who makes the order concerned, on the grounds that he or she is not a potential source of infection.

(6) Where a request is made by a person under subsection (5), his or her detention shall be reviewed as soon as practicable and, where a medical officer of health who carries out the review considers that the person is not, at time of review concerned, a potential source of infection, the medical officer shall certify that the person is no longer required to be detained for the purposes of the section and the person shall be discharged accordingly.

(7) Subject to the requirements in relation to medical examination and the period of detention specified in subsection (4)

(a) the provisions of subsections (2) (a) to (g), (3) and (4) of section 38 shall with any necessary modification apply to a person who is subject to detention and isolation under the provisions of this section, and

(b) the provisions of subsection (5) of section 38 shall with any necessary modification apply to a person who

(i) prevents or attempts to prevent the detention, or the bringing to a hospital or other place, of any person who is subject to detention and isolation under the provisions of this section,

(ii) assists in an escape or an attempted escape of any person who is subject to detention and isolation under the provisions of this section, or

(iii) obstructs or interferes with the exercise of any power conferred by this section.

(8) A person who is guilty of an offence under this section shall, on summary conviction thereof, be liable to a class C fine or, at the discretion of the Court, to imprisonment for a term not exceeding three months or to both.

(9) The cost of the maintenance and treatment of a person to whom an order under this section relates in the hospital or other place specified in the order shall be paid by the Health Service Executive.

(10) In this section

potential source of infection means, in relation to a person, a person who meets one or more of the following criteria:

(a) a person who has been in recent contact with a person whom the medical officer of health believes in good faith to be

(i) a probable source of infection of Covid-19, or

(ii) suffering from Covid-19;

(b) a person who has attended an event which the medical officer of health believes in good faith was attended by a person or persons who

(i) is or are a probable source of infection with Covid-19, or

(ii) is or are suffering from Covid-19;

(c) a person who has travelled from, or been in contact with a person or persons who has or have travelled from a place outside the State that the medical officer of health believes in good faith to have a significant number of cases of persons infected with Covid-19;

(d) a person who has travelled from, to or within, or been in contact with a person or persons who has or have travelled from, to or within a geographical area to which an affected areas order applies;

(e) any other person whom the medical officer of health believes in good faith to be a potential source of infection with Covid-19. ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F28

Inserted (20.03.2020) by Health (Preservation and Protection and other Emergency Measures in the Public Interest) Act 2020 (1/2020), s. 11, commenced on enactment.

Editorial Notes:

E495

A class C fine mentioned in subs. (8) is not greater than €2,500 as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), s. 3, S.I. No. 662 of 2010.

E496

The section heading is taken from the amending section in the absence of one included in the amendment.

Burial by health authority of body of person dying from infectious disease.

39

39.Where a person suffering from an infectious disease dies in an institution and such person was admitted to or maintained in such institution by or on the application of or at the cost of a health authority, that authority may either—

( a) arrange and pay for the removal of the body of such person to and the burial of such body in some burial ground near a place in the functional area of such health authority where such person was resident or lodging immediately before his admission to such institution; or

( b) contribute to the cost of the removal of such body to some other burial ground a sum not greater than the amount which such authority would be permitted to expend under paragraph ( a) of this section.

Accommodation for persons compelled to leave their homes.

40

40. (1) A health authority may provide accommodation for persons who are compelled to leave their homes on account of any steps taken under this Act or the regulations made there under for the prevention of the spread of infectious disease.

(2) A health authority may provide heating, lighting, furniture, equipment and any other necessaries and amenities for any accommodation provided by them under this section and may supply food, with or without a charge therefor, to any person using such accommodation.

Rehabilitation of persons suffering or recovering from infectious disease.

41

41. (1) A health authority may make provision for the training and education of persons suffering or recovering from an infectious disease for employment suitable to their condition of health and for that purpose may provide and maintain such premises, workshops, farms, gardens, materials, equipment and similar facilities as are necessary.

(2) The Minister may by order direct a health authority as to the manner in which and the extent to which they are to exercise their powers under subsection (1) of this section and such health authority shall comply with such direction.

Annotations:

Amendments:

F29

Repealed by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 5 and sch., not commenced as of date of revision.

Modifications (not altering text):

C15

Prospective affecting provision: section repealed by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 5 and sch., not commenced as of date of revision.

41. F29 [ ]

Nurses for infectious diseases.

42

42. (1) A health authority may provide nurses for attendance on persons suffering from infectious disease.

(2) Where a person is attended by a nurse provided under this section, the health authority concerned may either:—

( a) at their discretion but subject to any relevant regulations under section 31 of this Act, make a charge for the attendance, or

( b) make no charge therefor.

(3) A charge under subsection (2) of this section for the attendance of a nurse on any person may be recovered as a simple contract debt in any court of competent jurisdiction from—

( a) such person or, in case such person has died, his legal personal representative, or

( b) any other person liable to maintain such person for the purposes of the Public Assistance Act, 1939 (No. 27 of 1939), by virtue of section 27 of that Act or, in case such other person has died, his legal personal representative.

Presumption in civil action as to cause of infection.

43

43.Where—

( a) circumstances have arisen in which a provision of this Part of this Act or of any regulations made thereunder requires a person to take a precaution against the infection of other persons with a particular infectious disease, and

( b) such person has failed to take the precaution, and

( c) any other person has been without his knowledge exposed by such failure to the risk of infection with the disease, and after such exposure has been infected with the disease,

in any action against the first-mentioned person by such other person for damages suffered by reason of his having been infected with the disease, the Court shall presume that such infection was the direct result of the failure to take the precaution unless the Court is satisfied (and the onus of so satisfying the Court shall lie on the defendant) that by reason of the time of such infection or for any other reason it was unlikely that such failure caused such infection.

Maintenance of person suffering from infectious disease, etc.

44

44. F30 [ ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F30

Repealed (9.07.2010) by Health (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2010 (18/2010), s. 3(1), commenced on enactment.

Editorial Notes:

E497

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.01.2009) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowance) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 581 of 2008), in effect as per reg. 2; section repealed as per F-note above.

E498

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.01.2009) by Infectious Diseases Maintenance Allowance (Increased Payment) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 580 of 2008); spent as per reg. 2.

E499

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.01.2008) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 836 of 2007), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2009) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowance) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 581 of 2008), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E500

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (30.11.2007) by Infectious Diseases Maintenance Allowance (Increased Payment) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 785 of 2007); spent as per reg. 2.

E501

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.01.2007) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 618 of 2006), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2008) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 836 of 2007), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E502

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (4.12.2006) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 598 of 2006); sent as per reg. 2.

E503

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.01.2006) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 825 of 2005), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2007) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 618 of 2006), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E504

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (3.11.2005) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 692 of 2005); spent as per reg. 2.

E505

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.01.2005) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 864 of 2004), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2006) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 825 of 2005), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E506

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.01.2005) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 768 of 2004); spent as per reg. 2.

E507

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.01.2004) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 734 of 2003), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2005) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 864 of 2004), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E508

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (17.11.2003) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 617 of 2003); spent as per reg. 2.

E509

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (28.11.2002) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 547 of 2002); spent as per reg. 2.

E510

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.01.2002) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 592 of 2001), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.01.2004) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 734 of 2003), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E511

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (30.11.2001) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 549 of 2001); spent as per reg. 2.

E512

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.04.2001) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 119 of 2001); revoked (1.01.2002) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 592 of 2001), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E513

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (4) exercised (4.12.2000) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 394 of 2000); spent as per reg. 2.

E514

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (3.05.2000) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 114 of 2000), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.04.2000) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 119 of 2001), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E515

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (24.11.1999) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 369 of 1999); spent as per reg. 2.

E516

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (2.06.1999) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 157 of 1999), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (3.05.2000) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 114 of 2000), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E517

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (2.12.1998) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) (Increased Payment) Regulations 1998 (S.I. No. 525 of 1998); spent as per reg. 2.

E518

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (27.05.1998) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1998 (S.I. No. 115 of 1998), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (2.06.1999) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 157 of 1999), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E519

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (3.12.1997) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 479 of 1997); spent as per reg. 2.

E520

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (4.06.1997) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 234 of 1997), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (27.05.1998) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1998 (S.I. No. 115 of 1998), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E521

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (27.11.1996) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 346 of 1996); spent as per reg. 2.

E522

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (5.06.1996) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 166 of 1996), in effect as per art. 2; revoked (4.06.1997) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 234 of 1997), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E523

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (30.11.1995) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 313 of 1995); rendered obsolete by repeal of Health Act 1970 (1/1970), s. 69 (2.10.1996) by Social Welfare Act 1996 (7/1996), s. 15(5), S.I. No. 296 of 1996.

E524

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (5.06.1995) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 140 of 1995), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (5.06.1996) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 166 of 1996), reg. 3, in effect as per art. 2.

E525

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (11.11.1994) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 336 of 1994); spent as per reg. 2.

E526

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (25.07.1994) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 236 of 1994), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (5.06.1995) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 140 of 1995), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E527

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (12.11.1993) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 331 of 1993); spent as per reg. 2.

E528

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (19.07.1993) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 212 of 1993), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (25.07.1994) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 236 of 1994), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E529

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (17.11.1992) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 339 of 1992); spent as per reg. 2.

E530

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (27.07.1992) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 213 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (19.07.1993) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance Allowances) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 212 of 1993, reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E531

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (15.12.1991) by Maintenance Allowance (Increased Payment) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 309 of 1991); spent as per reg. 2.

E532

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (21.07.1991) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 199 of 1991), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (27.07.1992) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 213 of 1992), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E533

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (29.11.1990) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 284 of 1990); spent as per reg. 2.

E534

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (25.07.1990) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 190 of 1990), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (21.07.1991) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 199 of 1991), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E535

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (5.12.1989) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 320 of 1989); spent as per reg. 2.

E536

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (24.07.1989) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 192 of 1989), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (25.07.1990) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 190 of 1990), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E537

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.12.1988) by Maintenance Allowances (Increased Payment) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 316 of 1988); spent as per reg. 2.

E538

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (25.07.1988) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 151 of 1988), in effect as per reg. 2; section repealed as per F-note above.

E539

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (4.12.1987) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 306 of 1987); spent as per reg. 2.

E540

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (24.07.1987) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 197 of 1987), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (25.07.1988) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1988 (S.I. No. 151 of 1988), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E541

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (5.12.1986) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 404 of 1986); spent as per reg. 2

E542

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (17.07.1986) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 228 of 1986), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (24.07.1987) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1987 (S.I. No. 197 of 1987), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E543

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (26.11.1985) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 372 of 1985); spent as per reg. 2.

E544

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (11.07.1985) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 189 of 1985), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (17.07.1986) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1986 (S.I. No. 228 of 1986), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E545

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (27.11.1984) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 306 of 1984); spent as per reg. 2.

E546

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (5.07.1984) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 135 of 1984), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (11.07.1985) by Medical Preparations (Licensing and Sale) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 189 of 1985), reg. 3, in effect as per reg 2.

E547

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (2.12.1984) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 362 of 1983); spent as per reg. 2.

E548

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (27.06.1983) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 155 of 1983), in effect as per reg. 4; revoked (5.07.1984) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 135 of 1984), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E549

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (29.11.1982) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 3) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 339 of 1982); spent as per reg. 2.

E550

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.09.1982) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 284 of 1982); spent as per reg. 2.

E551

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (25.11.1981) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 3) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 408 of 1981); spent as per reg. 2.

E552

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (23.09.1981) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 342 of 1981); revoked (30.03.1982) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 76 of 1982), reg. 2.

E553

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (16.03.1981) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 99 of 1981); revoked (23.09.1981) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 342 of 1981), reg. 2.

E554

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (4) exercised (4.12.1980) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (Amendment) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 368 of 1980); spent as per reg. 2.

E555

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (31.03.1980) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 91 of 1980); revoked (16.03.1981) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 99 of 1981), reg. 2.

E556

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (11.10.1979) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 339 of 1979); revoked (11.04.1994) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 91 of 1980), reg. 2.

E557

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (20.03.1979) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 78 of 1979); revoked (11.10.1979) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1979 (S.I. No. 339 of 1979), reg. 2.

E558

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (3.03.1978) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1978 (S.I. No. 55 of 1978); revoked (20.03.1979) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations, 1979 (S.I. No. 78 of 1979), reg. 2.

E559

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (6.10.1977) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1977 (S.I. No. 315 of 1977); revoked (3.03.1978) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1978 (S.I. No. 55 of 1978) reg. 2.

E560

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (21.03.1977) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1977 (S.I. No. 80 of 1977); revoked (6.10.1977) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1977 (S.I. No. 315 of 1977), reg. 2.

E561

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (16.11.1976) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 261 of 1976); revoked (21.03.1977) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1977 (S.I. No. 80 of 1977), reg. 2.

E562

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.04.1976) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 68 of 1976), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (16.11.1976) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (No. 2) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 261 of 1976), reg. 2.

E563

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.10.1975) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (Amendment) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 220 of 1975), in effect as per reg. 2; rendered obsolete by revocation of Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 40 of 1975) (1.04.1976) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 68 of 1976), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 3.

E564

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.04.1975) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 40 of 1975), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.04.1976) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1976 (S.I. No. 68 of 1976), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E565

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.07.1974) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 186 of 1974), in effect as per reg. 2; superseded (1.04.1975) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1975 (S.I. No. 40 of 1975), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E566

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.07.1973) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 161 of 1973), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (6.04.1979) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1974 (S.I. No. 186 of 1974), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E567

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.08.1972) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 169 of 1972), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.07.1974) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 161 of 1973), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E568

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.07.1971) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 208 of 1971); revoked (1.08.1972) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 169 of 1972), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E569

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.08.1970) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1970 (S.I. No. 168 of 1970), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1971) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 208 of 1971), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E570

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.08.1969) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations, 1969 (S.I. No. 143 of 1969), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1970) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1970 (S.I. No. 168 of 1970), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E571

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.08.1968) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1968 (S.I. No. 154 of 1968), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1969) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1969 (S.I. No. 143 of 1969), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E572

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.08.1967) by Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Regulations 1967 (S.I. No. 189 of 1967), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (22.05.1968) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1968 (S.I. No. 154 of 1968), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E573

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.11.1966) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (Amendment) Regulations 1966 (S.I. No. 243 of 1966), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1967) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1967 (S.I. No. 189 of 1967), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E574

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.08.1965) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1965 (S.I. No. 175 of 1965), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1967) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1967 (S.I. No. 189 of 1967), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E575

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.08.1964) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1964 (S.I. No. 193 of 1964), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1965) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1965 (S.I. No. 175 of 1965), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E576

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.11.1963) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 200 of 1963), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.08.1964) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1964 (S.I. No. 193 of 1964), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E577

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.08.1962) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1962 (S.I. No. 132 of 1962), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.11.1963) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1963 (S.I. No. 200 of 1963), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E578

Previous affecting provision: subs. (1)(a) amended and section construed (1.01.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 36, S.I. No. 377 of 1953; section repealed as per F-note above.

E579

Previous affecting provision: subss. (4), (8) repealed (1.01.1954 and 1.08.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 5 and sch., S.I. No. 377 of 1953 and S.I. No. 62 of 1954.

E580

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (20.10.1952) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 300 of 1952); revoked (1.08.1962) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1962 (S.I. No. 132 of 1962), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2.

E581

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (27.05.1949) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (Amendment) Regulations 1949 (S.I. No. 171 of 1949); revoked (20.10.1952) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 300 of 1952), reg. 2.

E582

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (18.09.1948) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) (Amendment) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 313 of 1948); revoked (20.10.1952) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 300 of 1952), reg. 2.

E583

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (1.03.1948) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 21 of 1948), in effect as per reg. 6; revoked (20.10.1952) by Infectious Diseases (Maintenance) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 300 of 1952), reg. 2.

E584

Previous affecting provision: subs. (7) repealed (27.12.1947) by Health Services (Financial Provisions) Act 1947 (47/1947), s. 8(1) and sch. part 1, commenced on enactment.

Treatment of infectious diseases in particular institutions.

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45. (1) The Minister may by order prohibit either absolutely or subject to specified conditions the admission of persons suffering from a specified infectious disease to, and the treatment of such persons in, any institution in the area to which the order relates other than one or more than one specified institution which the Minister considers specially fitted for the giving of such treatment.

(2) An order under this section may relate to an area consisting of either the whole or part of the State.

(3) Where a person is admitted to or treated in an institution in contravention of an order under this section, the person carrying on the institution shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to a fine not exceeding fifty pounds and, in the case of a continuing offence, to a further fine not exceeding ten pounds for every day on which the offence is continued.

(4) In this section, the word “ institution” includes a department of an institution.

Annotations:

Editorial Notes:

E585

The Euro equivalent of £50 mentioned in subs. (3) is €63.49. This translates into a Class C fine as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), s. 6(2) and table ref. no. 6, S.I. No. 662 of 2010. A class C fine is not greater than €2,500.

The Euro equivalent of £10 mentioned in subs. (3) is €12.70. This translates into a Class E fine as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), s. 8(2) and table ref. no. 6, S.I. No. 662 of 2010. A class E fine is not greater than €500.

E586

Fines imposed in respect of offences under Health Acts which are prosecuted under section are required to be paid to prosecuting authority (15.11.1954) by Fines and Penalties (Disposal) Order 1954 (S.I. No. 241 of 1954).

Chapter II.

Verminous persons and articles.

Precautions to be taken by verminous persons.

46

46. (1) A person who knows that he is verminous shall, in addition to the precautions specifically provided for by or under this Act, take every reasonable precaution to prevent his infesting others with vermin.

(2) A person who has the care of another person and knows or has reasonable cause to believe that such other person is verminous shall, in addition to any precautions specifically provided for by or under this Act, take every other reasonable precaution to prevent such other person from infesting others with vermin.

(3) A person shall be deemed conclusively to have reason to believe that he or any other person is verminous if he is notified accordingly by a medical officer of health or a health inspector.

(4) A person who contravenes subsection (1) or (2) of this section shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to a fine not exceeding five pounds.

Annotations:

E587

The Euro equivalent of £5 mentioned in subs. (4) is €6.35. This translates into a Class E fine as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), s. 8(2) and table ref. no. 6, S.I. No. 662 of 2010. A class E fine is not greater than €500.

Editorial Notes:

E588

Fines imposed in respect of offences under Health Acts which are prosecuted under section are required to be paid to prosecuting authority (15.11.1954) by Fines and Penalties (Disposal) Order 1954 (S.I. No. 241 of 1954).

Precautions to be taken in relation to verminous articles.

47

47. (1) A person shall, in addition to taking any precautions specifically provided for by or under this Act, take every other reasonable precaution to prevent the use or exposure of any article under his control or under the control of a person in his care which he has reasonable cause to believe to be verminous so as to expose other persons, or articles the property of other persons, to the risk of infestation with vermin.

(2) A person shall, in addition to taking any precautions prescribed in regulations made under section 49 of this Act, take every other reasonable precaution to prevent anybody in his employment from using or exposing any article which such person has reasonable cause to believe to be verminous so as to expose other persons, or articles the property of other persons, to the risk of infestation with vermin.

(3) A person shall be deemed conclusively to have reason to believe that an article is verminous if he is notified accordingly by a medical officer of health or a health inspector.

(4) A person who contravenes subsection (1) or (2) of this section shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to a fine not exceeding five pounds.

Annotations:

Editorial Notes:

E589

The Euro equivalent of £5 mentioned in subs. (4) is €6.35. This translates into a Class E fine as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), s. 8(2) and table ref. no. 6, S.I. No. 662 of 2010. A class E fine is not greater than €500.

E590

Fines imposed in respect of offences under Health Acts which are prosecuted under section are required to be paid to prosecuting authority (15.11.1954) by Fines and Penalties (Disposal) Order 1954 (S.I. No. 241 of 1954).

Prohibition of verminous child attending school.

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48. (1) Where a F31 [ medical officer of health ] becomes aware that a child residing in F31 [ the area or district for which he acts ] is verminous, he may serve in the prescribed manner, notice on the parent of the child prohibiting the attendance of the child at any school until such F31 [ medical officer of health ] gives a certificate (for which no charge shall be made) that the child is fit to attend school.

(2) Where a notice under subsection (1) of this section is served on a parent of a child and such parent sends the child to any school or permits the child to attend any school during the period between the service of the notice and the giving of the certificate referred to in the said subsection such parent shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to a fine not exceeding five pounds.

Annotations:

Amendments:

F31

Substituted (1.01.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 37, S.I. No. 377 of 1953.

Editorial Notes:

E591

The Euro equivalent of £5 mentioned in subs. (2) is €6.35. This translates into a Class E fine as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), s. 8(2) and table ref. no. 6, S.I. No. 662 of 2010. A class E fine is not greater than €500.

E592

Power pursuant to Act exercised (1.11.1948) by Prohibition From School Attendance (Notices) Regulations 1948 (S.I. No. 371 of 1948).

Regulations for preventing the spread of infestation.

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49. (1) The Minister may make regulations prescribing precautions to be taken by the proprietors of and the persons working in any class of establishment from which, in the opinion of the Minister, there is an especial danger of the spread of infestation of persons and articles.

(2) Regulations made under this section shall not include provision for the compulsory cleansing or disinfestation of persons.

(3) Regulations under this section may provide for their enforcement and execution by officers of the Minister and by health authorities and their officers and may also, with the consent of the Minister for Local Government, provide for their enforcement and execution by officers of sanitary authorities.

(4) A person who contravenes a regulation under this section or who wilfully obstructs the execution of a regulation under this section shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to a fine not exceeding ten pounds and, in the case of a continuing offence, to a further fine not exceeding one pound for each day on which the offence is continued.

Annotations:

Editorial Notes:

E593

The Euro equivalent of £10 mentioned in subs. (4) is €12.70. This translates into a Class E fine as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), s. 8(2) and table ref. no. 6, S.I. No. 662 of 2010. A class E fine is not greater than €500.

The Euro equivalent of £1 mentioned in subs. (4) is €1.27. This also translates into a Class E fine as provided (4.01.2011) by Fines Act 2010 (8/2010), s. 8(2) and table ref. no. 6, S.I. No. 662 of 2010. A class E fine is not greater than €500.

Arrangements by health authorities for disinfestation of verminous persons, buildings, etc.

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50. (1) A health authority shall make arrangements for the disinfestation of—

( a) a verminous adult person on his application;

( b) a verminous child on the application of or with the consent of his parent;

( c) a verminous building or structure in their functional area on the application of the occupier of such building or structure, or

( d) a verminous vehicle, vessel, aircraft or article in their functional area on the application of the owner of such vehicle, vessel, aircraft or article or on the application of his agent.

(2) The disinfestation of females under this section shall be carried out only by a registered medical practitioner, or by a woman duly authorised by the chief medical officer of the health authority.

(3) Notwithstanding the provisions of section 51 of this Act no charge shall be made for the disinfestation of a person or of his clothing under this section.

Annotations:

Modifications (not altering text):

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Term “registered medical practitioner” construed (3.07.2008) by Medical Practitioners Act 2007 (25/2007), s. 108(1), S.I. No. 231 of 2008.

Construction of references to registered medical practitioner and Medical Council, etc.

108.— (1) Every reference to a registered medical practitioner contained in any enactment or any statutory instrument shall be construed as a reference to a registered medical practitioner within the meaning of section 2.

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Chapter III.

Ancillary Provisions.

Facilities for exercise of powers and duties of health authorities under Part IV.

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51. (1) For the purpose of the execution of their powers and duties under this Part of this Act a health authority may provide and maintain premises, apparatus, materials or any other facilities or may make arrangements with any person for the provision of such facilities.

(2) The Minister may by order direct a health authority as to the manner in which and the extent to which they are to exercise their powers under subsection (1) of this section and such health authority shall comply with such direction.

(3) Where a person uses a facility provided under this section, the authority concerned may either—

( a) at their discretion, but subject to the provisions of section 50 of this Act and to any relevant regulation under section 31 of this Act, make a charge for the use of the facility, or

( b) make no charge therefor.

Prosecution of offences under Part IV.

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52. (1) An offence under this Part of this Act may be prosecuted by a health authority in whose functional area the offence is committed.

(2) Any proceedings for an offence under this Part of this Act may, notwithstanding any enactment limiting the time within which such proceedings may be brought, be brought either within the time as so limited or within three months from the date on which evidence sufficient in the opinion of the Minister to justify a prosecution for the offence comes to the knowledge of the health authority by which the offence may be prosecuted.

(3) For the purposes of subsection (2) of this section the Minister may certify the date at which the evidence mentioned in the said subsection came to the knowledge of a health authority, and such certificate shall be conclusive evidence of the said date.

PART V.

Food and Drink.

Annotations:

Modifications (not altering text):

C17

Application of Part restricted (1.09.1989) by Abattoirs Act 1988 (8/1988), s. 67, S.I. No. 150 of 1989.

Non-application of Health Act, 1947, and Food Hygiene Regulations, 1950.

67.— Part V of the Health Act, 1947 (as amended), and the Food Hygiene Regulations, 1950 (S.I. No. 205 of 1950) (as amended), shall not apply to a premises licensed under this Act.

C18

Matters in relation to which regulations under Part may provide listed and term “food” construed (1.01.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 38(1)-(5), S.I. No. 377 of 1953.

Regulations under Part V of Principal Act.

38.—(1) Regulations under Part V of the Principal Act may provide for all or any of the following matters:

(a) the licensing or registration of—

(i) persons engaged in the manufacture, preparation, importation, storage, distribution or sale of food for human consumption,

(ii) premises, vehicles or stalls in or at which food is manufactured, prepared, stored, distributed or exposed for sale for human consumption,

(b) the description of premises, vehicles or stalls so licensed or registered,

(c) the prohibition of the manufacture, preparation, importation, storage, distribution, exposure for sale or sale of food otherwise than by licensed or registered persons or in or at licensed or registered premises, vehicles or stalls (as the case may be),

(d) the cancellation or suspension of licences or registrations,

(e) matters ancillary to the foregoing matters.

(2) Where regulations under Part V of the Principal Act include, by virtue of subsection (1) of this section, provision for the keeping of registers by health authorities—

(a) any register kept pursuant to the regulations by a health authority shall be deemed to be in proper custody when in the custody of an officer of the health authority authorised in that behalf by the health authority and shall be admissible in evidence without further proof, on production from the proper custody,

(b) prima facie evidence of any entry in any register kept pursuant to the regulations by a health authority may be given in any Court or any legal proceedings by the production of a copy of such entry purporting to be certified to be a true copy by an officer of the health authority authorised in that behalf, and it shall not be necessary to prove the signature of such officer, or that he was in fact such officer or was so authorised,

(c) a certificate purporting to be under the hand of an officer of a health authority authorised in that behalf that a specified person, premises, vehicle or stall was not, during a specified period, registered in a specified register kept pursuant to the regulations by the health authority shall be accepted in any Court or any legal proceedings as prima facie evidence of the facts so certified, and it shall not be necessary to prove the signature of such officer, or that he was in fact such officer or was so authorised.

(3) Regulations under Part V of the Principal Act may provide for functions to be performed for the purposes of the regulations by Justices of the District Court or Peace Commissioners, being functions relating to any of the following matters:

(a) the making of orders in relation to the destruction or other disposal of food which is diseased, contaminated or otherwise unfit for human consumption,

(b) the reviewing of orders prohibiting the importation or the removal from the place of importation of articles of food or animals or materials intended for use in the manufacture of food,

(c) the annulment or confirmation of orders relating to the cancellation or suspension of licences or registrations or the prohibition of the user of premises, stalls or vehicles for any specified purpose,

(d) the direction of health authorities to license or register persons, premises, vehicles or stalls in specified circumstances.

(4) Where any repairs, structural alterations or additions to premises are required by any authority enforcing regulations under Part V of the Principal Act to comply with those regulations—

(a) the repairs, structural alterations or additions may be carried out notwithstanding any covenant, agreement or condition in any lease or other contract of tenancy under which the premises are held,

(b) before the repairs, structural alterations or additions are carried out, the person required to carry them out shall—

(i) if he is not the rated occupier of the premises, inform the rated occupier, and

(ii) if he holds the premises under a lease or other contract of tenancy, inform the immediate landlord or his agent.

(5) In sections 56 and 57 of the Principal Act, the word “food” shall be construed, in addition to referring to any individual food, as referring to any class whatsoever of food.

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Editorial Notes:

E594

Power pursuant to Part exercised (28.03.2003) by Health (Prevention of Danger To Public Health) (Revocation) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 152 of 2000).

E595

Power pursuant to Food Hygiene Regulations 1950 (S.I. No. 205 of 1950), reg. 55 and Act exercised (1.05.1977) by Food Hygiene Regulations, 1950 (Shellfish Controlled Area) Order 1977 (S.I. No. 113 of 1977), in effect as per reg. 2.

E596

An offence under Part may be prosecuted by the health authority in whose functional area the offence is committed as provided (1.01.1954) by Health Act 1953 (26/1953), s. 44, S.I. No. 377 of 1953.

E597

Power pursuant to Act exercised (30.09.1952) by Food Hygiene (Amendment) Regulations 1952 (S.I. No. 289 of 1952).

E598

Power pursuant to Act exercised (1.02.1951) by Food Hygiene Regulations 1950 (S.I. No. 205 of 1950), in effect as per reg. 3 and as per reg. 35.

E599

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to Part exercised (22.06.1999) by Health (Prevention of Danger To Public Health) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 186 of 1999); revoked (29.05.2000) by Health (Prevention of Danger To Public Health) (Revocation) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 152 of 2000), reg. 2.

Definition for Part V.

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53.In this Part of this Act, the word “ food” includes every article used for food or drink by man, other than drugs or water, and

( a) any article which ordinarily enters into or is used in the composition or preparation of human food,

( b) flavouring matters, preservatives and condiments,

( c) colouring matters intended for use in food, and

( d) compounds or mixtures of two or more foods.

F32 [ Regulations for prevention of danger from food and drink.

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54. (1) The Minister may, after consultation with the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment and the Minister for Agriculture and Food, make regulations providing for

( a ) the prevention of danger to the public health arising from the manufacture, preparation, importation, storage, distribution or exposure for sale of food intended for sale for human consumption,

( b ) the prevention of contamination of food intended for sale for human consumption,

( c ) the prohibition and prevention of the sale or offering or keeping for sale of

(i) articles of food intended for human consumption,

(ii) living animals intended for such food,

(iii) materials or articles used or intended for use in the preparation or manufacture of such food,

which are diseased, contaminated or otherwise unfit for human consumption,

( d ) the protection of consumer interests (including regulations requiring persons operating in the retail, restaurant or catering sectors to provide information on the country of origin of meat sold or otherwise supplied to consumers where, in the opinion of the Minister, such information is not already adequately provided under national or EU legislation),

( e ) without prejudice to the generality of section 3(1) of the European Communities Act 1972 , giving effect to acts of the institutions of the European Communities relating to the official control of foodstuffs for the protection of health.

(2) Regulations made under this section may contain such incidental, supplementary and consequential provisions as appear to the Minister to be necessary for the purpose of the regulations (including, in the case of regulations made under subsection (1)( e ), regulations repealing, amending or applying, with or without modifications, other law, exclusive of this Act).

(3) A person who has gained access to information by virtue of inspections made in the enforcement of regulations made under this section shall not disclose such information unless it is necessary to do so for the purpose of the enforcement of the regulations.

(4) A person who, on or after the commencement of this section, contravenes a regulation made under this section, or contravenes subsection (3), shall be guilty of an offence and shall be liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding 5,000 or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 6 months or both.

(5) A person guilty of an offence under subsection (4) shall, on each day on which the contravention to which that offence relates is continued by the person after having been convicted of that offence, be guilty of an offence and shall be liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding 500 or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding one month or both.

(6) Regulations made under the repealed section and in force immediately before the commencement of this section shall be deemed to be made under this section and may be amended or revoked accordingly.

(7) In this section

persons operating in the retail, restaurant or catering sectors includes food business operators within the meaning of Article 3 of the European Parliament and Council Regulation (EC) No. 178/2002 of 28 January 2002 13 ;

protection of consumer interests includes all measures for the prohibition or prevention of the processing, storage, transport, distribution, trading or selling to the prejudice of the consumer of any food which is not of the nature, substance or quality demanded by the consumer;

repealed section means section 54 of this Act as in force immediately before the commencement of this section. ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F32

Substituted (8.06.2006) by Irish Medicines Board Act 2006 (3/2006), s. 25, S.I. No. 306 of 2006.

Modifications (not altering text):

C19

Person holding record under section excluded from requirement to refuse an FOI request (14.10.2014) by Freedom of Information Act 2014 (30/2014), s. 41(1)(a) and sch. 3 part 1, commenced on enactment.

Enactments relating to non-disclosure of records.

41.—(1) A head shall refuse to grant an FOI request if—

(a) the disclosure of the record concerned is prohibited by law of the European Union or any enactment (other than a provision specified in column (3) of Part 1 or 2 of Schedule 3 of an enactment specified in that Schedule), or

...

SCHEDULE 3

Enactments Excluded from Application of Section 41

PART I

Statutes

...

No. 28 of 1947

Health Act 1947

Section 54(3)

...

...

...

Editorial Notes:

E600

Power pursuant to section exercised (23.11.2017) by Food Hygiene (Revocation of Certain Provisions) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 528 of 2017).

E601

Power pursuant to section exercised (13.12.2014) by Health (Provision of Food Allergen Information to Consumers in respect of Non-Prepacked Food) Regulations 2014 (S.I. No. 489 of 2014), in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E602

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.06.2012) by Health (Definition of Marginal, Localised and Restricted Activity) (Retail Catering Establishments) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 168 of 2012), in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E603

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.2010) by Health (Definition of Marginal, Localised and Restricted Activity) (Butcher Shop) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 340 of 2010), in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E604

Power pursuant to section exercised (28.02.2007) by Health (Country of Origin of Beef) (Amendment) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 85 of 2007), in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E605

Power pursuant to section exercised (3.07.2006) by Health (Country of Origin of Beef) (Amendment) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 307 of 2006), in effect as per reg. 1.

E606

Power pursuant to section exercised (28.03.2003) by Health (Prevention of Danger To Public Health) (Revocation) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 152 of 2000).

E607

Power pursuant to section exercised (31.12.1993) by Health (Tin in Food) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 389 of 1993), in effect as per reg. 2.

E608

Power pursuant to section exercised (22.04.1992) by Health (Arsenic and Lead in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 72 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 2.

E609

Power pursuant to section exercised (22.04.1992) by Health (Mineral Hydrocarbons in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 71 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 1(ii).

E610

Power pursuant to section exercised (22.04.1992) by Health (Vinyl Chloride in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 65 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 1(ii).

E611

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.05.1989) by Food Hygiene (Amendment) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 62 of 1989), in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E612

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.05.1984) by Health (Vinyl Chloride in Food) Regulations 1984 (S.I. No. 95 of 1984), in effect as per reg. 2.

E613

Power pursuant to section exercised (8.12.1972) by Health (Solvents in Food) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 304 of 1972).

E614

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1972) by Public Health (Preservatives, Etc., in Food Regulations, 1928 and 1943) (Amendment) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 46 of 1972), in effect as per reg. 2.

E615

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1972) by Health (Mineral Hydrocarbons in Food) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 45 of 1972), in effect as per reg. 2.

E616

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1972) by Health (Arsenic and Lead in Food) Regulations 1972 (S.I. No. 44 of 1972), in effect as per reg. 2.

E617

Power pursuant to section exercised (6.12.1971) by Food Hygiene (Amendment) Regulations 1971 (S.I. No. 322 of 1971), in effect as per reg. 3.

E618

Power pursuant to section exercised (4.02.1961) by Food Hygiene (Amendment) Regulations 1961 (S.I. No. 24 of 1961), in effect as per reg. 3.

E619

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.06.1999) by Health (Prevention of Danger To Public Health) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 186 of 1999); revoked (29.05.2000) by Health (Prevention of Danger To Public Health) (Revocation) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 152 of 2000), reg. 2.

E620

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1996) by Health (Official Control of Food) Approved Laboratories Order 1996 (S.I. No. 242 of 1996), in effect as per art. 2; revoked (6.04.1998) by European Communities (Official Control of Foodstuffs) (Approved Laboratories) Order 1998 (S.I. No. 95 of 1998), art. 4(1), in effect as per art. 2.

E621

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1996 and 1.11.1998) by Health (Official Control of Food) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 241 of 1996), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.04.1998) by European Communities (Official Control of Foodstuffs) Regulations 1998 (S.I. No. 85 of 1998), reg. 30, in effect as per art. 2.

E622

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (7.12.1995) by Health (Extraction Solvents in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 283 of 1995), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (25.05.2000) by European Communities (Extraction Solvents in Foodstuffs and Food Ingredients) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 141 of 2000), reg. 23(1).

E623

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (11.04.1994) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickeners and Gelling Agents in Food) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 78 of 1994), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (25.03.1997) by European Communities Detailed Provisions on the Control of Additives, Other Than Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 128 of 1997), reg. 13(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E624

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to subs. (5) exercised (31.12.1993) by Health (Nutrition Labelling For Foodstuffs) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 388 of 1993), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (11.02.2005) by European Communities (Nutrition Labelling For Foodstuffs) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 65 of 2005), reg. 24(1).

E625

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (31.12.1993) by Health (Extraction Solvents in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1993 (S.I. No. 387 of 1993), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (7.12.1995) by Health (Extraction Solvents in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 283 of 1995), reg. 14, in effect as per reg. 2.

E626

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.04.1992) by Health (Cylamate in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 73 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 1(ii); revoked (31.12.1995) by European Communities (General Provisions on The Control of Additives, and in Particular Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 344 of 1995), reg. 23, in effect as per reg. 2.

E627

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.04.1992) by Health (Solvents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 70 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 1(ii); revoked (25.03.1997) by European Communities Detailed Provisions on the Control of Additives, Other Than Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 128 of 1997), reg. 13(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E628

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.04.1992) by Health (Antioxidant in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 69 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 1(ii); revoked (25.03.1997) by European Communities Detailed Provisions on the Control of Additives, Other Than Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 128 of 1997), reg. 13(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E629

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.04.1992) by Health (Antioxidant in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 68 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 1(ii); revoked (31.12.1995) by European Communities (General Provisions on The Control of Additives, and in Particular Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 344 of 1995), reg. 23, in effect as per reg. 2.

E630

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.04.1992) by Health (Erucic Acid in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 67 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 1(ii); revoked by European Communities (Certain Contaminants in Foodstuffs) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 218 of 2010), reg. 33(d), as inserted (23.06.2016) by European Communities (Certain Contaminants in Foodstuffs) (Amendment) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 329 of 2016), reg. 3(p).

E631

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (22.04.1992) by Health (Preservatives in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 66 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 1(ii); revoked (25.03.1997) by European Communities Detailed Provisions on the Control of Additives, Other Than Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 128 of 1997), reg. 13(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E632

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (31.01.1992) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickening and Gelling Agents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 24 of 1992), in effect as per reg. 1(2); revoked (11.04.1994) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickeners and Gelling Agents in Food) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 78 of 1994), reg. 10, in effect as per reg. 2.

E633

Previous affecting provision: section substituted (31.12.1991) by European Communities (Health Act, 1947, Amendment of Sections 54 and 61) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 333 of 1991, reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 2; substituted as per F-note above.

E634

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section and Health (Official Control of Food) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 332 of 1991) exercised (31.12.1991) by Health (Official Control of Food) Approved Laboratories, Order 1991 (S.I. No. 335 of 1991), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.09.1996) by Health (Official Control of Food) Approved Laboratories Order 1996 (S.I. No. 242 of 1996), reg. 4, in effect as per reg. 2.

E635

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (31.12.1991) by Health (Official Control of Food) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 332 of 1991) , in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (1.09.1996) by Health (Official Control of Food) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 241 of 1996), reg. 26, in effect as per reg. 2.

E636

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (31.12.1991) by Health (Foods For Particular Nutritional Uses) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 331 of 1991) , in effect as per reg. 2(2); revoked (23.07.2002) by European Communities (Foodstuffs Intended For Particular Nutritional Uses) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 379 of 2002), reg. 31(1).

E637

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (25.04.1990) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thicking and Gelling Agents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1990 (S.I. No. 102 of 1990); revoked (11.04.1994) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickeners and Gelling Agents in Food) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 78 of 1994), reg. 10, in effect as per reg. 2.

E638

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (13.02.1989) by Health (Preservatives in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1989 (S.I. No. 263 of 1989); revoked (25.03.1997) by European Communities Detailed Provisions on the Control of Additives, Other Than Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 128 of 1997), reg. 13(1), in effect as per reg. 2 .

E639

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.1985) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickening and Gelling Agents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1985 (S.I. No. 186 of 1985), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (11.04.1994) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickeners and Gelling Agents in Food) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 78 of 1994), reg. 10, in effect as per reg. 2.

E640

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.04.1983) by Health (Antioxidant in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1983 (S.I. No. 61 of 1983), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (25.03.1997) by European Communities Detailed Provisions on the Control of Additives, Other Than Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 128 of 1997), reg. 13(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E641

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1982) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickening and Gelling Agents) (Amendment) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 273 of 1982), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (11.04.1994) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickeners and Gelling Agents in Food) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 78 of 1994), reg. 10, in effect as per reg. 2.

E642

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.09.1982) by Health (Foods For Particular Nutritional Uses) Regulations 1982 (S.I. No. 272 of 1982), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (31.12.1991) by Health (Foods For Particular Nutritional Uses) Regulations 1991 (S.I. No. 331 of 1991), reg. 2(1), in effect as per reg. 2(2).

E643

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.10.1981) by Health (Preservatives in Food) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 337 of 1981); revoked (25.03.1997) by European Communities Detailed Provisions on the Control of Additives, Other Than Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 128 of 1997), reg. 13(1), in effect as per reg. 2.

E644

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.10.1981) by Health (Colouring Agents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1981 (S.I. No. 336 of 1981), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (31.12.1995) by European Communities (General Provisions on The Control of Additives, and in Particular Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 344 of 1995), reg. 23, in effect as per reg. 2.

E645

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.03.1980) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickening and Gelling Agents in Food) Regulations 1980 (S.I. No. 35 of 1980), in effect as per reg. 3; revoked (11.04.1994) by Health (Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Thickeners and Gelling Agents in Food) Regulations 1994 (S.I. No. 78 of 1994), reg. 10, in effect as per reg. 2.

E646

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.06.1978) by Health (Colouring Agents in Food) (Amendment) Regulations 1978 (S.I. No. 140 of 1978), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (31.12.1995) by European Communities (General Provisions on The Control of Additives, and in Particular Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 344 of 1995), reg. 23, in effect as per reg. 2.

E647

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.05.1978) by Health (Erucic Acid in Food) Regulations 1978 (S.I. No. 123 of 1978), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked by European Communities (Certain Contaminants in Foodstuffs) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 218 of 2010), reg. 33(c), as inserted (23.06.2016) by European Communities (Certain Contaminants in Foodstuffs) (Amendment) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 329 of 2016), reg. 3(p).

E648

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.1974) by Health (Colouring Agents in Food) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 149 of 1973), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (31.12.1995) by European Communities (General Provisions on The Control of Additives, and in Particular Colours and Sweeteners For Use in Foodstuffs) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 344 of 1995), reg. 23, in effect as per reg. 2.

E649

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.1974) by Health (Antioxidant in Food) Regulations 1973 (S.I. No. 148 of 1973), in effect as per reg. 2; revoked (25.03.1997) by European Communities Detailed Provisions on the Control of Additives, Othe