Consumer Protection Act 2007

SCHEDULE 3

References in Certain Acts and Instruments to Director or Office of Director

PART 1

References in Certain Acts to Director of Consumer Affairs or Office of the Director of Consumer Affairs

Short Title, Number and Year

Provision affected

Amendment

(1)

(2)

(3)

Ombudsman Act 1980 (No. 26 of 1980)

First Schedule

In Part II, delete “the Director of Consumer Affairs”.

Second Schedule

Insert “National Consumer Agency”.

National Archives Act 1986 (No. 11 of 1986)

Schedule

Substitute “National Consumer Agency” for “Office of the Director of Consumer Affairs”.

Prompt Payment of Accounts Act 1997 (No. 31 of 1997)

Schedule

Substitute “National Consumer Agency” for “the Office of the Director of Consumer Affairs”.

Taxes Consolidation Act 1997 (No. 39 of 1997)

Schedule 13

Substitute the following for paragraph 112 (inserted by section 14 of the Finance Act 2001):

“112. National Consumer Agency.”.

Electronic Commerce Act 2000 (No. 27 of 2000)

Section 15

Substitute “role of the National Consumer Agency” for “role of the Director of Consumer Affairs”.

Competition Act 2002 (No. 14 of 2002)

Schedule 1 (as amended by the Competition Act 2002 (Section 34(11)) (Director of Consumer Affairs) Order 2003 ( S.I. No. 130 of 2003)

In column (1), substitute “National Consumer Agency” for “Director of Consumer Affairs”.

Ombudsman for Children Act 2002 (No. 22 of 2002)

Schedule 1

In Part 2, substitute “National Consumer Agency” for “Director of Consumer Affairs”.

Personal Injuries Assessment Board Act 2003 (No. 46 of 2003)

Section 56(6)

Substitute “the chief executive of the National Consumer Agency” for “the Director of Consumer Affairs”.

Official Languages Act 2003 (No. 32 of 2003)

First Schedule

( a) in paragraph 1 of the Irish text—

(i) in subparagraph (1), delete “Oifig an Stiúrthóra Gnóthaí Tomhaltóirí”, and

(ii) in subparagraph (2), insert “An Ghníomhaireacht Náisiúnta Tomhaltóirí”.

( b) in paragraph 1 of the English text—

(i) in subparagraph (1), delete “Office of the Director of Consumer Affairs”, and

(ii) in subparagraph (2), insert “National Consumer Agency”.

Veterinary Practice Act 2005 (No. 22 of 2005)

Section 16(1)

Substitute the following for paragraph ( g):

“( g) one person who is nominated for such appointment by the National Consumer Agency;”.

PART 2

References in Certain Instruments to Director of Consumer Affairs or Office of the Director of Consumer Affairs

Citation, Number and Year

Provision affected

Amendment

(1)

(2)

(3)

Air Quality Standards Regulations 2002 ( S.I. No. 271 of 2002)

Schedule 14

Substitute the following for paragraph (6):

“(6) National Consumer Agency”.

Genetically Modified Organisms (Deliberate Release) Regulations 2003 ( S.I. No. 500 of 2003)

Regulation 62(1)

( a) Substitute the following for paragraph ( g):

“( g) the National Consumer Agency,”.

( b) In paragraph ( j), substitute “the National Consumer Agency” for “the Office of the Director of Consumer Affairs”.

Ozone in Ambient Air Regulations 2004 ( S.I. No. 53 of 2004)

Schedule 10

Substitute the following for paragraph (6):

“(6) National Consumer Agency”.

Investor Compensation Act 1998 (Section 18(4)) (Prescription of Bodies and Individuals) Regulations 2004 ( S.I. No. 570 of 2004)

Regulation 2

Substitute the following for paragraph ( b):

“( b) the National Consumer Agency;”.

Finance Act 1993 (Section 60) Regulations 2005 ( S.I. No. 846 of 2005)

Schedule

Substitute “National Consumer Agency” for “Office of the Director of Consumer Affairs”.