GRANGEGORMAN DEVELOPMENT AGENCY ACT 2005


Number 21 of 2005


GRANGEGORMAN DEVELOPMENT AGENCY ACT 2005

REVISED

Updated to 26 October 2016


This Revised Act is an administrative consolidation of Grangegorman Development Agency Act 2005. It is prepared by the Law Reform Commission in accordance with its function under Law Reform Commission Act 1975 (3/1975) to keep the law under review and to undertake revision and consolidation of statute law.

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Number 21 of 2005


GRANGEGORMAN DEVELOPMENT AGENCY ACT 2005

REVISED

Updated to 26 October 2016


Introduction

This Revised Act presents the text of the Act as it has been amended since enactment, and preserves the format in which it was passed.

Related legislation

This Act is not collectively cited with any other Act.

Annotations

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Material not updated in this revision

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Acts which affect or previously affected this revision

Roads Act 2015 (14/2015)

Education and Training Boards Act 2013 (11/2013)

Ministers and Secretaries (Amendment) Act 2011 (10/2011)

Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants Act 2010 (24/2010)

Dublin Transport Authority Act 2008 (15/2008)

All Acts up to and including Finance (Certain European Union and Intergovernmental Obligations) Act 2016 (13/2016), enacted 26 October 2016, were considered in the preparation of this revision.

Statutory instruments which affect or previously affected this revision

Finance (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 418 of 2011)

Grangegorman Development Agency Act 2005 (Establishment Day) Order 2006 (S.I. No. 252 of 2006)

All statutory instruments up to and including Employment Regulation (Amendment) Order (Contract Cleaning Joint Labour Committee) 2016 (S.I. No. 548 of 2016), made 27 October 2016, were considered in the preparation of this revision.


Number 21 of 2005


GRANGEGORMAN DEVELOPMENT AGENCY ACT 2005

REVISED

Updated to 26 October 2016


ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

PART 1

Preliminary and General

Section

1.

Short title.

2.

Interpretation.

3.

Grangegorman site.

4.

Grangegorman neighbourhood.

5.

Establishment day.

6.

Laying of orders before Houses of Oireachtas.

7.

Expenses.

PART 2

Grangegorman Development Agency

8.

Establishment of Agency.

9.

Functions of Agency.

10.

Conferral of additional functions on Agency.

11.

Directives of Minister to Agency.

12.

Strategic plan.

13.

Transfer of lands from statutory body to Agency.

14.

Grants to Agency.

15.

Borrowing by Agency.

16.

Guarantee by Minister for Finance of borrowing by Agency.

17.

Membership of Agency and term of office of members.

18.

Chairperson of Agency.

19.

Meetings of Agency.

20.

Committees of Agency.

21.

Project Working Teams.

22.

Consultative Group.

23.

Chief executive of Agency.

24.

Staff of Agency.

25.

Superannuation.

26.

Membership of the Oireachtas or European Parliament.

27.

Code of conduct.

28.

Declarations of interests.

29.

Disclosure by members of Agency of certain interests.

30.

Disclosure by staff of Agency, etc., of certain interests.

31.

Prohibition on unauthorised disclosure of confidential information.

32.

Gifts.

33.

Accounts and audits.

34.

Accountability of chief executive to Committee of Public Accounts.

35.

Accountability of chief executive to other Oireachtas Committees.

36.

Reports and information to Minister.

37.

Consultants and advisers.

38.

Seal of Agency.

39.

Indemnification.

40.

Immunity of Agency.

41.

Dissolution of Agency.

PART 3

Miscellaneous

42.

Amendment of Planning and Development Act 2000.

43.

Amendment of National Development Finance Agency Act 2002.

SCHEDULE 1

Description of Grangegorman Site

SCHEDULE 2

Grangegorman Neighbourhood

SCHEDULE 3

Properties of Dublin Institute of Technology

SCHEDULE 4

Election of Residents' Nominee to the Agency and Residents' Members of the Consultative Group

Acts Referred to

Borrowing Powers of Certain Bodies Act 1996

1996, No. 22

Companies Acts 1963 to 2003

Dublin Institute of Technology Act 1992

1992, No. 15

European Parliament Elections Act 1997

1997, No. 2

Harbours Acts 1946 to 1976

Health Act 2004

2004, No. 42

Housing Act 1966

1966, No. 21

Industrial Development (Enterprise Ireland) Act 1998

1998, No. 34

Industrial Development Act 1993

1993, No. 19

Local Government Act 2001

2001, No. 37

National Development Finance Agency Act 2002

2002, No. 29

Planning and Development Act 2000

2000, No. 30

Urban Renewal Act 1986

1986, No. 19

Vocational Education Act 1930

1930, No. 29


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GRANGEGORMAN DEVELOPMENT AGENCY ACT 2005

REVISED

Updated to 26 October 2016


AN ACT TO MAKE PROVISION FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF AN AREA IN GRANGEGORMAN, DUBLIN AS A LOCATION FOR EDUCATION, HEALTH AND OTHER FACILITIES, AND FOR THAT PURPOSE TO PROVIDE FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A BODY TO BE KNOWN AS GNÍOMHAIREACHT FORBARTHA GHRÁINSEACH GHORMÁIN, OR IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE, THE GRANGEGORMAN DEVELOPMENT AGENCY, TO DEFINE ITS FUNCTIONS, TO AMEND THE PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT ACT 2000 AND THE NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT FINANCE AGENCY ACT 2002 AND TO PROVIDE FOR RELATED MATTERS.

[11 th July, 2005]

BE IT ENACTED BY THE OIREACHTAS AS FOLLOWS: