Civil Liability (Amendment) Act 1964


Number 17 of 1964


CIVIL LIABILITY (AMENDMENT) ACT 1964

REVISED

Updated to 13 April 2017


This Revised Act is an administrative consolidation of the Civil Liability (Amendment) Act 1964. 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 Knowledge Development Box (Certification of Inventions) Act 2017 (6/2017), enacted 12 April 2017, and all statutory instruments up to and including Social Housing Assessments (Summary) Regulations 2013 (Revocation) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 161 of 2017), made 13 April 2017, were considered in the preparation of this Revised Act.

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Number 17 of 1964


CIVIL LIABILITY (AMENDMENT) ACT 1964

REVISED

Updated to 13 April 2017


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

Civil Liability Acts 1961 and 1964 : this Act is one of a group of Acts included in this collective citation, to be construed together as one ( Civil Liability (Amendment) Act 1964, s. 7(2)). The Acts in the group are:

Civil Liability Act 1961 (41/1961)

Civil Liability (Amendment) Act 1964 (17/1964)

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Where other legislation is amended by this Act, those amendments may have been superseded by other amendments in other legislation, or the amended legislation may have been repealed or revoked.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 1996, 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

Social Welfare Consolidation Act 2005 (26/2005)

Civil Liability and Courts Act 2004 (31/2004)

Social Welfare (Consolidation) Act 1993 (27/1993)

Social Welfare (Consolidation) Act 1981 (1/1981)

Social Welfare (No. 2) Act 1974 (14/1974)

Social Welfare (Occupational Injuries) Act 1966 (16/1966)

All Acts up to and including Knowledge Development Box (Certification of Inventions) Act 2017 (6/2017), enacted 12 April 2017, were considered in the preparation of this revision.

Statutory instruments which affect or previously affected this revision

None.

All statutory instruments up to and including Social Housing Assessments (Summary) Regulations 2013 (Revocation) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 161 of 2017), made 13 April 2017, were considered in the preparation of this revision.


Number 17 of 1964.


CIVIL LIABILITY (AMENDMENT) ACT 1964

REVISED

Updated to 13 April 2017


ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS


Number 17 of 1964.


CIVIL LIABILITY (AMENDMENT) ACT 1964

REVISED

Updated to 13 April 2017


AN ACT TO AMEND AND EXTEND THE CIVIL LIABILITY ACT, 1961. [7 th July, 1964.]

BE IT ENACTED BY THE OIREACHTAS AS FOLLOWS:—