Industrial Development (Enterprise Ireland) Act 1998

Membership of either House of Oireachtas, European Parliament or local authority.

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12. (1) Where a member of the Board—

( a) is nominated as a member of Seanad Éireann,

( b) is elected as a member of either House of the Oireachtas or as a representative in the European Parliament,

( c) is regarded pursuant to section 19 of the European Parliament Elections Act, 1997, as having been elected to the European Parliament to fill a vacancy, or

( d) becomes a member of a local authority,

he or she shall thereupon cease to be a member of the Board.

(2) A person who is for the time being entitled under the Standing Orders of either House of the Oireachtas to sit therein or who is a representative in the European Parliament shall, while he or she is so entitled or is such a representative, be disqualified from becoming a member of the Board.

(3) A person who is a member of a local authority shall be disqualified from becoming a member of the Board.