Official Languages Act 2003

F16[Names and logos of newly established statutory bodies

9D

9D. ...]

Annotations:

Amendments:

F16

Inserted by Official Languages (Amendment) Act 2021 (49/2021), s. 5, not commenced as of date of revision.

Modifications (not altering text):

C16

Prospective affecting provision: section inserted by Official Languages (Amendment) Act 2021 (49/2021), s. 5, not commenced as of date of revision.

F16[9D. (1) The name of a statutory body established, on and from the commencement of section 4 of the Official Languages (Amendment) Act 2021, shall be in the Irish language.

(2) Text that forms part of a logo of a statutory body established, on and from the commencement of section 4 of the Official Languages (Amendment) Act 2021, shall be in the Irish language or in both the Irish and English languages.

(3) Where text referred to in subsection (2) is in both the Irish and English languages—

(a) the part of the text that is in the Irish language shall appear before the part of the text that is in the English language,

(b) the part of the text that is in the Irish language shall not be in a smaller font, or less prominent, visible or legible than the part of the text that is in the English language, and

(c) where part of the text that is in the Irish language is abbreviated, the part of the text that is in the English language which is the translation of that abbreviated text shall also be abbreviated.]