Health Act 2007

PART 13

Regulations

98.

Regulations and orders.

98.— (1) The Minister F50 [ , having consulted the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs as may be appropriate, ] may make regulations that the Minister considers necessary or expedient for purposes under this Act.

(2) Without limiting the generality of subsection (1), the Minister may make regulations—

( a) for any purpose in relation to which regulations are provided for in this Act,

( b) prescribing any matter or thing referred to in this Act as prescribed or to be prescribed,

( c) generally for the purpose of giving effect to this Act, and

( d) specifying a body established under the Health (Corporate Bodies) Act 1961 and making applicable to the specified body one or more of the functions of the Authority under section 8 .

(3) A regulation under this section may contain consequential, supplementary and ancillary provisions as the Minister considers necessary or expedient.

(4) The Minister may—

( a) make orders for any matter in relation to which orders are provided for in this Act, and

( b) amend or revoke any such order other than an order under section 3 or 4 .

(5) A fee prescribed under this Part may be recovered summarily as a civil debt, without prejudice to any other method of recovery.

Annotations:

Amendments:

F50

Inserted (1.01.2014) by Child and Family Agency Act 2013 (40/2013), s. 97 and sch. 2, part 20 item 14, S.I. No. 502 of 2013.

Editorial Notes:

E31

Power pursuant to section exercised (29.03.2018) by Health Act 2007 (Care and Welfare of Children in Special Care Units) (Amendment) Regulations 2018 (S.I. No. 108 of 2018).

E32

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2018) by Health Act 2007 (Registration of Designated Centres) (Special Care Units) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 635 of 2017), in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E33

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2018) by Health Act 2007 (Care and Welfare of Children in Special Care Units) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 634 of 2017), in effect as per reg. 2.

E34

Power pursuant to section exercised (2.10.2017) by Health Act 2007 (Registration of Designated Centres for Older People) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 430 of 2017), in effect as per reg. 1.

E35

Power pursuant to section exercised (29.05.2015) by Health Act 2007 (Registration of Designated Centres for Persons (Children and Adults) with Disabilities) (Amendment) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 226 of 2015), in effect as per reg. 2.

E36

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.03.2015) by Health Act 2007 (Registration of Designated Centres for Older People) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 61 of 2015), in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E37

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.01.2014) by Health Act 2007 (Registration of Designated Centres for Older People) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 493 of 2013), in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E38

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.11.2013) by Health Act 2007 (Care and Support of Residents in Designated Centres for Persons (Children and Adults) with Disabilities) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 367 of 2013), in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E39

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.11.2013) by Health Act 2007 (Registration of Designated Centres for Persons (Children and Adults) with Disabilities) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 366 of 2013), in effect as per reg. 1(2).

E40

Power pursuant to section exercised (1.07.2009) by Health Act 2007 (Registration of Designated Centres for Older People) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 245 of 2009), in effect as per reg. 1(2); as amended (1.01.2011) by Health Act 2007 (Registration of Designated Centres for Older People) (Amendment) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 593 of 2010), in effect as per reg. 1(2); and as amended (1.01.2014) by Health Act 2007 (Registration of Designated Centres for Older People) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 493 of 2013), in effect as per reg. 1(2).