Criminal Justice (Theft and Fraud Offences) Act 2001

PART 1

Preliminary

Short title and commencement.

1

1.—(1) This Act may be cited as the Criminal Justice (Theft and Fraud Offences) Act, 2001 .

(2) Subject to subsection (3), this Act shall come into operation on such day or days as may be appointed by order or orders made by the Minister, either generally or with reference to any particular purpose or provision, and different days may be so appointed for different purposes and different provisions of this Act.

(3) Parts 5 and 7 and sections 23, 53, 58 and 60(1) shall come into operation on the passing of this Act.

Annotations:

Editorial Notes:

E1

Power pursuant to subs. (2) exercised (1.08.2011) by Criminal Justice (Theft and Fraud Offences) Act 2001 (Commencement) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 394 of 2011).

2. The 1st day of August 2011 is appointed as the day on which section 57 of the Criminal Justice (Theft and Fraud Offences) Act 2001 (No. 50 of 2001) shall come into operation.

E2

Power pursuant to subs. (2) exercised (1.08.2002) by Criminal Justice (Theft and Fraud Offences) Act 2001 (Commencement) Order 2002 (S.I. No. 252 of 2002).

The 1st day of August 2002 is fixed as the day on which the remaining provisions (other than section 57) of the Criminal Justice (Theft and Fraud Offences) Act 2001 shall come into operation, that is to say:

(a) Parts 1, 2, 4 and 6, and

(b) section 16 to 22, 54 to 56, 59, 60(2) and 61 to 65.