Industrial Development (Enterprise Ireland) Act 1998

Establishment of Enterprise Ireland.

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6. (1) There shall stand established on the establishment day an agency of Forfás to be known as Enterprise Ireland to perform the functions assigned to it by this Act.

(2) The Agency shall be a body corporate with perpetual succession and an official seal and power to sue and be sued in its corporate name and to acquire, hold and dispose of land or an interest in land and to acquire, hold and dispose of any other property.

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References construed (16.07.2014) by Industrial Development (Forfás Dissolution) Act 2014 (13/2014), s. 17, S.I. No. 304 of 2014.

References to agencies of Forfás

17. On and after the dissolution day, a reference in any enactment to Enterprise Ireland, IDA or Science Foundation Ireland as an agency of Forfás shall be construed as a reference to Enterprise Ireland, IDA or Science Foundation Ireland as appropriate.