Railway Safety Act 2005
Railway Safety Commission
Modifications (not altering text):
Terms “Railway Safety Commission”, “An Coimisiún Sábháilteachta Iarnróid”, and “Commissioner for Railway Safety” construed (29.02.2016) by Public Transport Act 2016 (3/2016), s. 4(1) and (2), S.I. No. 69 of 2016.
Change of name of Railway Safety Commission to Commission for Railway Regulation
4. (1) The name of the body (established by section 8 of the Railway Safety Act 2005 ) the present name of which is, in the English language, the Railway Safety Commission, and, in the Irish language, An Coimisiún Sábháilteachta Iarnróid, shall, on and from such day as the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport appoints by order, be, in the English language, the Commission for Railway Regulation, and in the Irish language, An Coimisiún um Rialáil Iarnróid.
(2) On and from the day appointed under subsection (1) any reference in the Railway Safety Act 2005 or in any other enactment, statutory instrument, legal proceedings or other document, to—
(a) the Railway Safety Commission, shall be construed as reference to the Commission for Railway Regulation,
(b) An Coimisiún Sábháilteachta Iarnróid, shall be construed as reference to An Coimisiún um Rialáil Iarnróid, and
(c) a Commissioner for Railway Safety, shall be construed as reference to a Commissioner for Railway Regulation.
7.—The Minister may by order appoint a day to be the establishment day for the purposes of this Part.
Power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2006) by Railway Safety Act 2005 (Part 2) (Establishment Day) Order 2005 (S.I. No. 841 of 2005), in effect as per art. 2.