Garda Síochána Act 2005

2

Commencement.

2.— (1) This Act comes into operation on the day that the Minister may, by order, appoint.

(2) Different days may be appointed under this section, by one or more than one order, for different purposes or different provisions of this Act and, in relation to the repeals effected by section 4 , for the repeal of different provisions of the enactments referred to in Schedule 1 or for the repeal for different purposes of those enactments.

Annotations:

Editorial Notes:

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Power pursuant to section exercised (30.06.2015) by Garda Síochána Act 2005 (Commencement) Order 2015 (S.I. No. 271 of 2015).

3. The 30th day of June 2015 is appointed as the day on which section 4 of the Act of 2005 and Schedule 1 to the Act of 2005, insofar as those provisions are not already in operation, come into operation.

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Power pursuant to section exercised (9.05.2007) by Garda Síochána Act 2005 (Commencement) (No. 3) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 217 of 2007).

2. The 9th day of May 2007 is appointed as the day on which the following provisions of the Garda Síochána Act 2005 come into operation:

(a) section 4 and Schedule 1, in so far as they relate to the provisions specified in the third column of the Schedule to this order;

(b) Chapter 8 of Part 2;

(c) sections 67(1), 67(2), 73, 74(3) and 81;

(d) Part 4;

(e) sections 125 and 126,

(f) Schedules 3 and 5.

SCHEDULE

(1)

(2)

(3)

Number and Year

Short Title of Act

Extent of Repeal

No. 31 of 1924

Dublin Police Act 1924

Section 12

No. 1 of 1989

Garda Síochána Act 1989

All provisions

No. 19 of 2003

Garda Síochána (Police Co-operation) Act 2003

All provisions

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Power pursuant to section exercised (2.05.2007) by Garda Síochána Act 2005 (Section123) (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 216 of 2007).

2. The 2nd day of May 2007 is appointed as the day on which section 123 of the Garda Síochána Act 2005 comes into operation.

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Power pursuant to section exercised (1.02.2007) by Garda Síochána Act 2005 (Section 8) (Commencement) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 16 of 2007).

2. The 1 day of February 2007 is appointed as the day on which section 8 of the Garda Síochána Act 2005 comes into operation.

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Power pursuant to section exercised (14.07.2006) by Garda Síochána Act 2005 (Commencement) (No.2) Order 2006 (S.I. No. 377 of 2006).

2. The 14th day of July 2006 is appointed as the day on which sections 29, 43 to 45 and 132 of the Garda Síochána Act 2005 (No. 20 of 2005) come into operation.

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Power pursuant to section exercised (31.03.2006) by Garda Síochána Act 2005 (Commencement) Order 2006 (S.I. No. 129 of 2006).

2. The 31st day of March 2006 is appointed as the day on which the following provisions of the Garda Síochána Act 2005 (No. 20 of 2005) come into operation:

(a) section 4 and Schedule 1, in so far as they relate to the provisions specified in the third column of the Schedule to this Order;

(b) sections 6, 9 to 23, 25 to 28, 30 (other than subsection (3) of section 30), and 31 to 38;

(c) sections 42, 46, 59 and 61;

(d) sections 74 (other than subsection (3) of section 74) and 75;

(e) Part 5;

(f) sections 121(2)(c), 122 (other than subsection (1)(o) of section 122) and 127 to 129;

(g) Schedule 2 (in so far as it relates to a person transferred under section 19).

SCHEDULE

(1)

(2)

(3)

Number and Year

Short Title of Act

Extent of Repeal

No. 25 of 1924

Garda Síochána Act 1924

Sections 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 (1), 18, 19, 20 and 21 and the First and Fourth Schedules

No. 7 of 1925

Police Forces Amalgamation Act 1925

Sections 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 (1), 18, 19, 20 and 21 and the First and Fourth Schedules

No. 32 of 1933

Garda Síochána (Pensions)Act 1933

All provisions

No. 2 of 1975

Garda Síochána Act 1972

All provisions

No. 7 of 1925

Garda Síochána Act 1977

All provisions

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Power pursuant to section exercised (9.12.2005) by Garda Síochána Act 2005 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 801 of 2005).

3. The 9th day of December 2005 is appointed as the day on which the following provisions of the Act come into operation:

(a) sections 24, 63 to 66, 67(3), 67(4), 67(5), 68 to 72, 76 to 80 and 121(2)(b),

(b) Schedule 2 (in so far as it relates to a person transferred under section 72 of the Act to the Commission), and

(c) Schedule 4.

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Power pursuant to section exercised (1.08.2005) by Garda Síochána Act 2005 (Commencement) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 370 of 2005).

2. The 1st day of August 2005 is appointed as the day on which—

(a) Part 1 (other than section 4), and

(b) sections 7, 39, 40, 41, 47, 48, 49, 60, 62, 121 (other than subsection (2)(b) and (c)), 124, 130 and 131,

of the Garda Síochána Act 2005 (No. 20 of 2005) shall come into operation.