Communications Regulation Act 2002

Indemnification.

41

41.—Where the Commission is satisfied that any member of the staff of the Commission or an authorised officer has discharged his or her duties in pursuance of the functions of the Commission in a bona fide manner, the Commission shall indemnify such member of staff or authorised officer, against all actions or claims howsoever arising in respect of the discharge by him or her of his or her duties.

Annotations:

Modifications (not altering text):

C18

Section applied with modifications (1.07.2011) by European Communities (Electronic Communications Networks and Services) (Universal Service and Users’ Rights) Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 337 of 2011), reg. 32(3).

Enforcement by National Consumer Agency

32. ...

(3) Section 39 (2), (3), (4) and (5) and sections 40 and 41 of the Act of 2002 apply in respect of an authorised officer appointed under paragraph (2) and, for the purpose of this Regulation, references to the Commission for Communications Regulation or Commission in those provisions should be read as including references to the National Consumer Agency.

Editorial Notes:

E65

Previous affecting provision: application of section extended (25.07.2003) by Communications (Mobile Telephone Roaming) Regulations 2007 (S. I. No. 308 of 2003), reg. 33(3), in effect as per reg. 1(2); revoked (1.07.2011) by European Communities (Electronic Communications Networks and Services) (Universal Service and Users’ Rights) Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 337 of 2011), regs. 39(a), subject to transitional provision in reg. 38.