Ombudsman (Defence Forces) Act 2004

Short title and commencement.

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19.—(1) This Act may be cited as the Ombudsman (Defence Forces) Act 2004.

(2) This Act comes into operation on such day or days as the Government may appoint by order or orders either generally or with reference to any particular purpose or provision and different days may be so appointed for different purposes and different provisions.

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Editorial Notes:

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Power pursuant to section exercised (31.08.2005 and 1.12.2005) by Ombudsman (Defence Forces) Act 2004 (Commencement) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 568 of 2005).

3. (1) Subject to paragraph (2) of this Article, the 1st day of December 2005 is appointed as the day on which the Act shall come into operation.

(2) The 31st day of August 2005 is appointed as the day on which sections 1, 2, 3, 14, 16, 17, 18 and 19 of the Act shall come into operation.

(3) Nothing in paragraph (2) of this Article results in section 5(1)( g) of the Act having effect by reference to a date earlier than the 1st day of December 2005.