Employment Agency Act 1971

Non-application of Act.

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6. (1) This Act shall not apply to—

( a) any scheme or service relating to employment or the recruitment of staff and administered or operated by or under the direction of a Minister of State,

F2 [ ( b ) the holder of a recruitment licence under the Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Act 2004. ]

(2) The Minister may, if he so thinks fit, by order grant exemption from this Act or a specified provision thereof in respect of the carrying on of the business of a particular class of employment agency.

(3) The Minister may by order revoke or amend an order under this section.

Annotations:

Amendments:

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Substituted (with para. (c)) (6.10.2004) by Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointments) Act 2004 (33/2004), s. 61(1) and sch. 2 pt. 1, commenced on enactment.

Editorial Notes:

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Power pursuant to section exercised (17.10.1972) by Employment Agency (Exemption) Order 1972 (S.I. No. 257 of 1972).