Industrial Development Act 1986

F19 [ Employment grants.

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25. (1) The Authority may make a grant on such terms and conditions as it thinks proper in respect of a person employed in an industrial undertaking which conforms to the criteria set out in subsections (3) and (4) of section 21 .

(2) Without the prior permission of the Government, the total amount of money granted to a particular undertaking under this section shall not exceed in the aggregate the higher of

( a ) F20 [ 7,500,000 ] , or

( b ) F20 [ 7,500,000 ] in excess of the aggregate amount of such expenditure for which the prior permission of the Government has previously been obtained. ]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F19

Substituted (25.07.2003) by Industrial Development (Science Foundation Ireland) Act 2003 (30/2003), s. 29, S.I. No. 325 of 2003.

F20

Amended (19.05.2009) by Industrial Development Act 2009 (11/2009), s. 3(a), commenced on enactment.

Modifications (not altering text):

C16

Functions under section transferred (1.08.2014) by Industrial Development (Forfás Dissolution) Act 2014 (13/2014), s. 18 and sch., commenced as per subs. (8) and S.I. No. 341 of 2014.

Transfer of functions to Enterprise Ireland and IDA

18. (1) The functions specified in the Schedule are transferred to Enterprise Ireland and IDA.

(2) The functions transferred under subsection (1) may be performed—

(a) by either Enterprise Ireland or IDA, or

(b) jointly by both Enterprise Ireland and IDA.

(3) The functions specified in paragraph (c) of subsection (1) of section 8 of the Act of 1987 are transferred to IDA.

(4) A function transferred under subsection (1) shall be performed by Enterprise Ireland or IDA, or both, as the case may be, in accordance with such directions (if any) as may be issued by the Minister from time to time.

(5) A function transferred under subsection (3) shall be performed by IDA in accordance with such directions (if any) as may be issued by the Minister from time to time.

(6) Any assignment of powers and functions under section 9 of the Act of 1993 to Enterprise Ireland or IDA in force immediately before the coming into operation of this section shall cease to have effect on that coming into operation.

(7) Subsection (3) of section 3 of the Act of 1995 is repealed. (8) This section shall come into operation on the dissolution day.

(8) This section shall come into operation on the dissolution day.

SCHEDULE

Section 18

Functions Transferred to Enterprise Ireland and IDA

Functions referred to in: ...

2. Subsections (3), (5) and (7) of section 5, paragraphs (a), (c) to (h) and (j) of subsection (1) of section 11, sections 16, 18 to 32 , 36 and 37 of the Industrial Development Act 1986.

...

Editorial Notes:

E19

Previous affecting provision: subs. (4) amended (13.07.1998) by Industrial Development (Enterprise Ireland) Act 1998 (34/1998), s. 34(2)(b), commenced on enactment; substituted as per F-note above.

E20

Previous affecting provision: subs. (1) repealed (6.07.1993) by Industrial Development Act 1993 (19/1993), s. 4 and sch. 3, commenced on enactment; section substituted as per F-note above.