Regional Technical Colleges Act 1992


Number 16 of 1992


REGIONAL TECHNICAL COLLEGES ACT 1992

REVISED

Updated to 24 April 2018


This Revised Act is an administrative consolidation of the Regional Technical Colleges Act 1992. 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 Telecommunications Services (Ducting and Cables) Act 2018 (4/2018), enacted 4 April 2018, and all statutory instruments up to and including Technological Universities Act 2018 (Commencement) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 124 of 2018), made 23 April 2018, were considered in the preparation of this Revised Act.

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Number 16 of 1992


REGIONAL TECHNICAL COLLEGES ACT 1992

REVISED

Updated to 24 April 2018


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

Institutes of Technology Acts 1992 to 2006 : this Act is one of a group of Acts included in this collective citation, to be construed together as one ( Institutes of Technology Act 2006 (25/2006), s. 1(4)). The Acts in this group are:

Regional Technical Colleges Act 1992 (16/1992)

Regional Technical Colleges (Amendment) Act 1994 (29/1994)

Regional Technical Colleges (Amendment) Act 1999 (20/1999)

Qualifications (Education and Training) Act 1999 (26/1999), Part IV Chapter IV and ss. 1, 2 in so far as they relate to this chapter (repealed)

Vocational Education (Amendment) Act 2001 23/2001, s. 37 (repealed)

Institutes of Technology Act 2006 (25/2006) (25/2006), Part 2 (ss. 3-28)

Annotations

This Revised Act is annotated and includes textual and non-textual amendments, statutory instruments made pursuant to the Act and previous affecting provisions.

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Where other legislation is amended by this Act, those amendments may have been superseded by other amendments in other legislation, or the amended legislation may have been repealed or revoked.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

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Acts which affect or previously affected this revision

Technological Universities Act 2018 (3/2018)

Education and Training Boards Act 2013 (11/2013)

Qualifications and Quality Assurance (Education and Training) Act 2012 (28/2012)

Ministers and Secretaries (Amendment) Act 2011 (10/2011)

Institutes of Technology Act 2006 (25/2006)

Vocational Education (Amendment) Act 2001 (23/2001)

Qualifications (Education and Training) Act 1999 (26/1999)

Regional Technical Colleges (Amendment) Act 1999 (20/1999)

Finance Act 1998 (3/1998)

Regional Technical Colleges (Amendment) Act 1994 (29/1994)

All Acts up to and including Telecommunications Services (Ducting and Cables) Act 2018 (4/2018), enacted 4 April 2018, were considered in the preparation of this revision.

Statutory instruments which affect or previously affected this revision

Regional Technical Colleges Act, 1992 (Change of Name of College) Order 1998 (S.I. No. 19 of 1998)

Regional Technical Colleges Act, 1992 (Change of Name of College) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 512 of 1997)

Regional Technical Colleges Act, 1992 (Amendment) (No. 2) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 199 of 1997)

Regional Technical Colleges Act, 1992 (Amendment) Order 1997 (S.I. No. 149 of 1997)

Regional Technical Colleges Act, 1992 (Commencement) Order 1992 (S.I. No. 337 of 1992)

Social Welfare (Miscellaneous Control Provisions) (Amendment) Regulations 1992 (S.I. No. 311 of 1992)

All statutory instruments up to and including Technological Universities Act 2018 (Commencement) Order 2018 (S.I. No. 124 of 2018), made 23 April 2018, were considered in the preparation of this revision.


Number 16 of 1992


REGIONAL TECHNICAL COLLEGES ACT 1992

REVISED

Updated to 24 April 2018


FIRST SCHEDULE

The Colleges

SECOND SCHEDULE

The Governing Body

THIRD SCHEDULE

The Director



Number 16 of 1992


REGIONAL TECHNICAL COLLEGES ACT 1992

REVISED

Updated to 24 April 2018


AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE ORGANISATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF REGIONAL TECHNICAL AND OTHER COLLEGES, TO DEFINE THEIR FUNCTIONS, AND TO MODIFY THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION 7 OF THE VOCATIONAL EDUCATION (AMENDMENT) ACT, 1944, AND TO PROVIDE FOR OTHER MATTERS CONNECTED WITH THE FOREGOING. [19 th July, 1992]

BE IT ENACTED BY THE OIREACHTAS AS FOLLOWS: