Railway Safety Act 2005



27.—The Commission may, for the purpose of the performance of its functions, borrow money (whether on the security of its assets or otherwise), including money in a currency other than the currency of the State, but shall not do so without the consent of the Minister and the Minister for Finance.


Modifications (not altering text):


Functions transferred and terms “Minister for Finance” and “Department of Finance” construed (6.07.2011) by Ministers and Secretaries (Amendment) Act 2011 (10/2011), ss. 9(2), 20(1) and sch. 2 part 1, commenced as per s. 1(2) and S.I. No. 401 of 2011.

Transfer of certain other functions to Minister.

9.— (1) ...

(2) The functions conferred on the Minister for Finance by or under any of the provisions specified in Part 1 of Schedule 2 are transferred to the Minister.


Performance of certain functions transferred to Minister by section 9.

20.— (1) The Minister shall not perform a function transferred by subsection (2) of section 9 without the consent of the Minister for Finance.



Functions Transferred To Minister

Sections 9 and 20


Functions performable with consent of Minister for Finance


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No. 31 of 2005

Railway Safety Act 2005

Section 27