NATIONAL SPORTS CAMPUS DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY ACT 2006


Number 19 of 2006


NATIONAL SPORTS CAMPUS DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY ACT 2006

REVISED

Updated to 14 October 2014


This Revised Act is an administrative consolidation of the National Sports Campus Development Authority Act 2006. It is prepared by the Law Reform Commission in accordance with its function under the Law Reform Commission Act 1975 (3/1975) to keep the law under review and to undertake revision and consolidation of statute law.

All Acts up to and including Freedom of Information Act 2014 (30/2014), enacted 14 October 2014, and all statutory instruments up to and including Education and Skills (Delegation of Ministerial Functions) Order (S.I. No. 481 of 2014), made 14 October 2014, were considered in the preparation of this Revised Act.

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Number 19 of 2006


NATIONAL SPORTS CAMPUS DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY ACT 2006

REVISED

Updated to 14 October 2014


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 first passed.

Related legislation

This Act is not collectively cited with any other Act.

Annotations

This Revised Act is annotated and includes textual and non-textual amendments, statutory instruments made pursuant to the Act and previous affecting provisions. A version without annotations, showing only textual amendments, is also available.

An explanation of how to read annotations is available at

www.lawreform.ie/annotations

Material not updated in this revision

Where other legislation is amended by this Act, those amendments may have been superseded by other amendments in other legislation, or the amended legislation may have been repealed or revoked. This information is not represented in this revision but will be reflected in a revision of the amended legislation if one is available.

Where legislation or a fragment of legislation is referred to in annotations, changes to this legislation or fragment may not be reflected in this revision but will be reflected in a revision of the legislation referred to if one is available.

A list of legislative changes to any Act, and to statutory instruments from 2000, may be found in the Legislation Directory at www.irishstatutebook.ie.

Acts which affect or previously affected this revision

Freedom of Information Act 2014 (30/2014)

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

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

All Acts up to and including Freedom of Information Act 2014 (30/2014), enacted 14 October 2014, were considered in the preparation of this revision.

Statutory instruments which affect or previously affected this revision

National Sports Campus Development Authority Act 2006 (Vesting) Order 2012 (S.I. No. 319 of 2012)

National Sports Campus Development Authority Act 2006 (Form of Vesting Order) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 307 of 2012)

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

Tourism and Sport (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 140 of 2011)

National Sports Campus Development Authority Act 2006 (Establishment Day) Order 2006 (S. I. No. 688 of 2006)

All statutory instruments up to and including Education and Skills (Delegation of Ministerial Functions) Order 2014 (S.I. No. 481 of 2014), made 14 October 2014, were considered in the preparation of this revision.


Number 19 of 2006


NATIONAL SPORTS CAMPUS DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY ACT 2006

REVISED

Updated to 14 October 2014


ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

PART 1

Preliminary and General

Section

1. Short title.

2. Interpretation.

3. Orders and regulations.

4. Expenses.

PART 2

National Sports Campus Development Authority

5. Establishment day.

6. Establishment of Authority.

7. Functions of Authority.

8. Powers of Authority.

9. Membership of Authority and terms and conditions of membership.

10. Meetings and procedure.

11. Committees.

12. Remuneration and expenses of members of Authority and committees.

13. Chief Executive.

14. Staff of Authority.

15. Superannuation of staff.

16. Disclosure of interests.

17. Prohibition of unauthorised disclosure of confidential information.

18. Membership of either House of the Oireachtas, European Parliament or local authority.

19. Advances by Minister to Authority.

20. Accounts and audits.

21. Attendance before Oireachtas Committee.

22. Annual report and information to Minister.

23. Amendment of Freedom of Information Act 1997.

24. Government policy and directions to Authority.

25. Renewal of leases, etc.

26. Seal of Authority.

27. Public private partnership arrangements.

28. Subsidiaries, joint ventures, etc.

29. Borrowing by Authority and subsidiaries.

30. Conveyance of land to Authority.

31. Acquisition of land by Authority.

PART 3

Transitional Provisions

32. Dissolution of Campus and Stadium Ireland Development Limited.

33. Transfer of employees.

34. Transfer of land and other property.

35. Transfer of rights and liabilities.

36. Preservation of existing contracts.

37. Pending legal proceedings to which Company is party.

38. Exemption from stamp duty.

39. Validation of power to hold and transfer shares in Company.

SCHEDULE 1

Land situated at Abbotstown, Ballycoolen, Blanchardstown, Cappoge, Deanstown, Sheephill and Snugborough, all in the County of Dublin, owned by the Minister for Agriculture and Food

SCHEDULE 2

Provisions relating to Compulsory Acquisition


Acts Referred to

Acquisition of Land (Assessment of Compensation) Act 1919

9 and 10 Geo. 5, c. 57

Companies Act 1963

1963, No. 33

Companies Act 1990

1990, No. 33

Comptroller and Auditor General (Amendment) Act 1993

1993, No. 8

European Parliament Elections Act 1997

1997, No. 2

Freedom of Information Act 1997

1997, No. 13

Landlord and Tenant Acts 1967 to 2005

Lands Clauses Consolidation Act 1845

8 Vic., c. 18

Local Government Act 2001

2001, No. 37

Registration of Title Act 1964

1964, No. 16

Roads Act 1993

1993, No. 14

State Authorities (Public Private PartnershipArrangements) Act 2002

2002, No. 1


Number 19 of 2006


NATIONAL SPORTS CAMPUS DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY ACT 2006

REVISED

Updated to 14 October 2014


AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A BODY TO BE KNOWN AS ÚDARÁS FORBARTHA AN CHAMPAIS NÁISIÚNTA SPÓRT OR, IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE, THE NATIONAL SPORTS CAMPUS DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, TO DEFINE ITS FUNCTIONS AND TO PROVIDE FOR RELATED MATTERS.

[5 th July, 2006]

BE IT ENACTED BY THE OIREACHTAS AS FOLLOWS:

Annotations:

Modifications (not altering text):

C1

Functions transferred and references to “Department of Finance” and “Minister for Finance” construed (29.07.2011) by Finance (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 418 of 2011), arts. 2, 3, 5 and sch. 1 part 2, in effect as per art. 1(2).

2. (1) The administration and business in connection with the performance of any functions transferred by this Order are transferred to the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform.

(2) References to the Department of Finance contained in any Act or instrument made thereunder and relating to the administration and business transferred by paragraph (1) shall, on and after the commencement of this Order, be construed as references to the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform.

3. The functions conferred on the Minister for Finance by or under the provisions of —

(a) the enactments specified in Schedule 1, and

(b) the statutory instruments specified in Schedule 2,

are transferred to the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform.

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5. References to the Minister for Finance contained in any Act or instrument under an Act and relating to any functions transferred by this Order shall, from the commencement of this Order, be construed as references to the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform.

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Schedule 1

Enactments

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Part 2

1922 to 2011 Enactments

Number and Year

Short Title

Provision

(1)

(2)

(3)

...

...

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No. 19 of 2006

National Sports Campus Development Authority Act 2006

Sections 19, 20, 28 and 39

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C2

Functions transferred and references to “Minister” and “Department of Finance” construed (6.07.2011) by Ministers and Secretaries (Amendment) Act 2011 (10/2011), ss. 7, 9, 11, 15, 20 and sch. 2 part 1, commenced as per s. 1(2).

Department of Public Expenditure and Reform.

7.— (1) There shall stand established on the appointed day a Department of State to be known, in the Irish language, as an Roinn Caiteachais Phoiblí agus Athchóirithe or, in the English language, as the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform.

(2) The member of the Government who is in charge of the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform—

(a) shall be known, in the Irish language, as an tAire Caiteachais Phoiblí agus Athchóirithe or, in the English language, as the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, and

(b) is, in this Act, referred to as the “Minister”.

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Transfer of certain other functions to Minister.

9.— ...

(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.

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Transfer of administration and business of Department of Finance.

11.— (1) The administration and business in connection with the performance of the functions transferred by sections 8 and 9 are hereby transferred to the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform.

(2) References to the Department of Finance contained in any statute or instrument under a statute in so far as they relate to the administration and business transferred by subsection (1) shall, from the appointed day, be construed as references to the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform.

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Construction of references

15.— (1) References to the Minister for Finance contained in any statute or instrument under a statute in so far as they relate to any function transferred by this Act shall, from the appointed day, be construed as references to the Minister.

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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.

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SCHEDULE 2

Functions Transferred To Minister

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PART 1

Functions performable with consent of Minister for Finance

STATUTES

Number and Year

Short Title

Provision

(1)

(2)

(3)

...

...

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No. 19 of 2006

National Sports Campus Development Authority Act 2006

Section 29

...

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C3

Functions transferred and terms “Department of Tourism, Culture and Sport” and “Minister for Tourism, Culture and Sport” construed (1.04.2011) by Tourism and Sport (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 140 of 2011), arts. 2 and 3, in effect as per art. 1(2).

2. (1) The administration and business in connection with the exercise, performance or execution of any functions transferred by Article 3 are transferred to the Department of Transport.

(2) References to the Department of Tourism, Culture and Sport contained in any Act or any instrument made under such Act and relating to any administration and business transferred by paragraph (1) shall, from the commencement of this Order, be read as references to the Department of Transport.

3. (1) The functions vested in the Minister for Tourism, Culture and Sport by or under—

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(e) the National Sports Campus Development Authority Act 2006 (No. 19 of 2006), and

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(2) References to the Minister for Tourism, Culture and Sport contained in any Act or instrument made under such Act and relating to any functions transferred by this Article shall, from the commencement of this Order, be read as references to the Minister for Transport.

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