Civil Registration Act 2004

Application by bodies for registration of persons.

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54.F155 [ (1) A body may apply to an tArd-Chl á raitheoir

(a) in case the body is the Executive, for the registration of a registrar named in the application who is employed by the Executive and is aged 18 years or more,

(b) in case the body is a religious body, for the registration of a member named in the application who is aged 18 years or more, and

(c) in case the body is a secular body, for the registration of a member named in the application who is aged 18 years or more. ]

(2) An application under subsection (1) shall be in such form and contain particulars in relation to such matters as an tArd-Chláraitheoir may determine.

F156 [ (2A) An application to which subsection (1)(c) applies shall be accompanied by a certificate

(a) in such form and containing such particulars as may be determined by an tArd-Chl á raitheoir, and

(b) signed by an officer of the secular body concerned stating that the member in relation to whom the application is made has been selected, trained and accredited by the secular body in accordance with the procedures referred to in section 45A(1)(e) and is, in the opinion of the said officer, a fit and proper person to solemnise a marriage.

(2B) A religious body or a secular body that has made an application under subsection (1) shall, in relation to that application, provide an tArd-Chl á raitheoir with such additional information as he or she may request within such period as may be specified in the request. ]

(3) Where one or more members of F157 [ a religious body or a secular body ] stand registered in the Register, the body shall not make a further application under subsection (1) unless it is satisfied that there is a need for a larger number of its members to be so registered.

Annotations:

Amendments:

F155

Substituted (23.01.2013) by Civil Registration (Amendment) Act 2012 (48/2012), s. 6(a), S.I. No. 16 of 2013.

F156

Inserted (23.01.2013) by Civil Registration (Amendment) Act 2012 (48/2012), s. 6(b), S.I. No. 16 of 2013.

F157

Substituted (23.01.2013) by Civil Registration (Amendment) Act 2012 (48/2012), s. 6(c), S.I. No. 16 of 2013.

Editorial Notes:

E68

Subs. (2)(a) is substituted (1.01.2005) by Health Act 2004 (42/2004), s. 75 and sch. 6 part 26 item 20, S.I. No. 887 of 2004. The amendment cannot be implemented because there is no para. (a) in subs. (2). The substituted provision is now represented in subs. (1)(a) in identical terms.