Child Care Act 1991

PART IX

Administration

Regulations.

68

68. (1) The Minister may make regulations—

( a) for any purpose in relation to which regulations are provided for by any of the provisions of this Act, and

( b) for prescribing any matter or thing referred to in this Act as prescribed or to be prescribed.

(2) Every order and regulation made under any provision of an enactment repealed by this Act and in force immediately before such repeal shall continue in force under the corresponding provision, if any, of this Act, subject to such adaptations and modifications as the Minister may by regulations make to enable any such order or regulation to have effect in conformity with this Act.

(3) Every regulation made 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 House within the next 21 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:

Editorial Notes:

E166

Power pursuant to section exercised (21.12.2015) by Child Care (Placement of Children with Relatives) (Amendment) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 607 of 2015).

E167

Power pursuant to section exercised (21.12.2015) by Child Care (Placement of Children in Foster Care) (Amendment) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 606 of 2015).

E168

Power pursuant to section exercised (21.12.2015) by Child Care (Placement of Children in Residential Care) (Amendment) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 605 of 2015).

E169

Power pursuant to section exercised (24.09.2004) by Child Care (Special Care) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 550 of 2004).

E170

Power pursuant to section exercised (31.12.1996) by Child Care (Standards in Children’s Residential Centres) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 397 of 1996).

E171

Power pursuant to section exercised (31.11.1995) by Child Care (Placement of Children With Relatives) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 261 of 1995).

E172

Power pursuant to section exercised (31.10.1995) by Child Care (Placement of Children in Foster Care) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 260 of 1995).

E173

Power pursuant to section exercised (31.10.1995) by Child Care (Placement of Children in Residential Care) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 259 of 1995).

E174

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (3.09.2007 and 19.12.2006) by Child Care (Pre-School Services) (No2) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 604 of 2006) as amended (19.12.2006) by Child Care (Pre-School Services) (No2) (Amendment) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 643 of 2006); revoked (30.06.2016) by Child Care Act 1991 (Early Years Services) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 221 of 2016), reg. 3, in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E175

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (2.01.2007) by Child Care (Pre-School Services) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 505 of 2006); revoked (7.12.2007) by Child Care (Pre-School Services) (No2) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 604 of 2006), reg. 3(2).

E176

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (20.06.1997) by Child Care (Pre-School Services) (Amendment) Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 268 of 1997); revoked (2.01.2007) by Child Care (Pre-School Services) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 505 of 2006), reg. 2.

E177

Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (31.12.1996) by Child Care (Pre-School Services) Regulations 1996 (S.I. No. 398 of 1996); revoked (2.01.2007) by Child Care (Pre-School Services) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 505 of 2006), reg. 2.