Housing Act 1966

PART I

Preliminary And General

Short title and commencement.

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1. (1) This Act may be cited as the Housing Act, 1966.

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

Annotations:

Editorial Notes:

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Power pursuant to subs. (2) exercised (31.05.1967 and 30.09.1967) by Housing Act 1966 (Commencement) Order 1967 (S.I. No. 70 of 1967), arts. 2, 3 and schs.

2. (1) Section 88 of the Housing Act, 1966 shall come into operation on the 31st day of May, 1967.

(2) Section 90 of the Housing Act, 1966 shall come into operation on the 30th day of September, 1967.

3. (1) Subsection (1) of section 6 of the Housing Act, 1966 shall come into operation on the 31st day of May, 1967, for the purpose of effecting the repeal of the enactments which are specified in the First Schedule to this Order to the extent mentioned in the third column of that Schedule.

(2) Subsection (1) of section 6 of the Housing Act, 1966 shall come into operation on the 30th day of September, 1967, for the purpose of effecting the repeal of the enactments which are specified in the Second Schedule to this Order to the extent mentioned in the third column of that Schedule.

FIRST SCHEDULE

ENACTMENTS REPEALED ON THE 31ST MAY, 1967

Session and Chapter or Number and Year

Short Title

Extent of Repeal

46, & 47 Vict., c. 60.

Labourers (Ireland) Act, 1883.

Sections 1, 3, 16, 21 and 22.

6 Edw. 7, c. 37.

Labourers (Ireland) Act, 1906.

Sections 8, 35, 36 and 37.

SECOND SCHEDULE

ENACTMENTS REPEALED ON THE 30TH SEPTEMBER, 1967

Session and Chapter or Number and Year

Short Title

Extent of Repeal

9 & 10 Geo. 5, c. 45.

Housing (Ireland) Act, 1919.

Section 11.

No. 50 of 1931.

Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, 1931.

Sections 1, 2 and subsection (4) of section 51.

No. 16 of 1952.

Housing (Amendment) Act, 1952.

Sections 1, 2 and subsection (2) of section 31.

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Power pursuant to subs. (2) exercised (31.12.1966) by Housing Act 1966 (Commencement) Order 1966 (S.I. No. 277 of 1966), arts. 2, 3.

2. Parts I (except subsection (1) of section 6), II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII (except sections 88, 90 and 115) and the Second, Third and Fourth Schedules of the Housing Act, 1966, shall come into operation on the 31st day of December, 1966.

3. Subsection (1) of section 6 shall come into operation on the 31st day of December, 1966, for the purpose of effecting the repeal of the enactments which are specified in the Schedule to this Order to the extent mentioned in the third column of that Schedule.

SCHEDULE

ENACTMENTS REPEALED ON THE 31ST DAY OF DECEMBER, 1966

Session and Chapter or Number and Year

Short Title

Extent of Repeal

41 & 42 Vict., c. 52.

Public Health (Ireland) Act, 1878.

Sections 82 to 86 and sections 100 and 101.

44 & 45 Vict., c. 38.

Public Works Loans Act, 1881.

Section 11.

46 & 47 Vict., c. 60.

Labourers (Ireland) Act, 1883.

The whole Act except sections 1, 3, 16, 21 and 22.

48 & 49 Vict., c. 77.

Labourers (Ireland) Act, 1885.

The whole Act.

49 & 50 Vict., c. 59.

Labourers (Ireland) Act, 1886.

The whole Act.

53 & 54 Vict., c. 16.

Working Classes Dwellings Act, 1890.

The whole Act.

53 & 54 Vict., c. 70.

Housing of the Working Classes Act, 1890.

The whole Act except section 1 and the Second Schedule.

54 & 55 Vict., c. 48.

Purchase of Land (Ireland) Act, 1891.

Section 38.

54 & 55 Vict., c. 71.

Labourers (Ireland) Act, 1891.

The whole Act.

55 Vict., c. 7.

Labourers (Ireland) Act, 1892.

The whole Act.

56 & 57 Vict., c. 33.

Housing of the Working Classes Act, 1893.

The whole Act.

59 & 60 Vict., c. 11.

Labourers (Ireland) Act, 1896.

The whole Act.

59 & 60 Vict., c. 53.

Labourers (Ireland) Act, 1896.

The whole Act.

62 & 63 Vict., c. 44.

Small Dwellings Acquisition Act, 1899.

The whole Act.

3 Edw. 7, c. 37.

Irish Land Act, 1903.

Part IV and sub-section (4) of section 100.

6 Edw. 7, c. 37.

Labourers (Ireland) Act, 1906.

The whole Act except sections 8, 35, 36 and 37.

8 Edw. 7, c. 58.

Local Registration of Title (Ireland) Amendment Act, 1908.

The whole Act.

8 Edw. 7, c. 61.

Housing of the Working Classes (Ireland) Act, 1908.

The whole Act.

9 Edw. 7, c. 42.

Irish Land Act, 1909.

Sections 10 and 11.

1 & 2 Geo. 5, c. 19.

Labourers (Ireland) Act, 1911.

The whole Act.

4 & 5 Geo. 5, c. 32.

Labourers (Ireland) Act, 1914.

The whole Act.

4 & 5 Geo. 5, c. 52.

Housing (No. 2) Act, 1914.

The whole Act.

6 & 7 Geo. 5, c. 12.

Local Government (Emergency Provisions) Act, 1916.

Subsection (4) of section 13.

8 & 9 Geo. 5, c. 20.

Labourers (Ireland) Act, 1918.

The whole Act.

9 & 10 Geo. 5, c. 45.

Housing (Ireland) Act, 1919.

The whole Act except sections 11, 31, 35, 36 and the Third Schedule.

9 & 10 Geo. 5, c. 55.

Labourers (Ireland) Act, 1919.

The whole Act.

9 & 10 Geo. 5, c. 99.

Housing (Additional Powers) Act, 1919.

The whole Act.

10 & 11 Geo. 5, c. 61.

Public Works Loans Act, 1920.

Sections 2 and 5.

11 & 12 Geo. 5, c. 19.

Housing Act, 1921.

The whole Act.

No. 14 of 1924.

Housing (Building Facilities) Act, 1924.

The whole Act.

No. 12 of 1925.

Housing Act, 1925.

The whole Act.

No. 31 of 1928.

Housing Act, 1928.

The whole Act.

No. 12 of 1929.

Housing Act, 1929.

The whole Act.

No. 22 of 1930.

Housing Act, 1930.

The whole Act.

No. 50 of 1931.

Housing (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, 1931.

The whole Act except sections 1, 2 and subsection (4) of section 51.

No. 19 of 1932.

Housing (Financial and Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, 1932.

The whole Act.

No. 30 of 1934.

Housing (Financial and Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, 1934.

The whole Act.

No. 13 of 1936.

Housing (Financial and Miscellaneous Provisions) (Amendment) Act, 1936.

The whole Act.

No. 24 of 1936.

Labourers Act, 1936.

Sections 4, 8, 9, 10, 12 and 18; paragraph (e) of subsection (5) of section 24; in paragraph (a) of subsection (2) of section 27 the words “(in this subsection referred to as the consolidated holding)”; paragraph (c) of that subsection; subparagraph (iii) of paragraph (d) of that subsection.

No. 42 of 1937.

Housing and Labourers Act, 1937.

Part II and Schedule.

No. 3 of 1939.

Housing (Amendment) Act, 1939.

The whole Act.

No. 10 of 1940.

Housing (Amendment) Act, 1940.

The whole Act.

No. 12 of 1940.

County Management Act, 1940.

Paragraph 11 of the Second Schedule.

No. 18 of 1941.

Housing (Amendment) Act, 1941.

The whole Act.

No. 15 of 1942.

Housing (Amendment) Act, 1942.

The whole Act.

No. 1 of 1944.

Housing (Amendment) Act, 1944.

The whole Act.

No. 2 of 1946.

Housing (Amendment) Act, 1946.

The whole Act.

No. 1 of 1948.

Housing (Amendment) Act, 1948.

The whole Act.

No. 23 of 1949.

Housing (Amendment) Act, 1949.

The whole Act.

No. 25 of 1950.

Housing (Amendment) Act, 1950.

The whole Act.

No. 16 of 1952.

Housing (Amendment) Act, 1952.

The whole Act except sections 1, 2 and subsection (2) of section 31.

No. 16 of 1954.

Housing (Amendment) Act, 1954.

The whole Act.

No. 31 of 1956.

Housing (Amendment) Act, 1956.

The whole Act.

No. 11 of 1957.

Small Dwellings Acquisition Act, 1957

The whole Act.

No. 27 of 1958.

Housing (Amendment) Act, 1958.

The whole Act.

No. 13 of 1960.

Housing (Amendment) Act, 1960.

The whole Act.

No. 27 of 1962.

Housing (Loans and Grants) Act, 1962.

The whole Act.

No. 24 of 1965.

The Labourers Act, 1965.

The whole Act.