Central Bank Act 1942

F334[Certain persons required to attend proceedings of Oireachtas committees.


33AM.(1) This section applies to the following persons:

F335[ (a) the Governor;

(b) the Head of Central Banking;

(c) the Head of Financial Regulation;]

(e) the Registrar of Credit Unions.

(2) A person to whom this section applies shall

(a) if requested to do so, attend before the Joint Committee of the Oireachtas that is responsible for examining matters relating to the Bank, and

(b) provide that Committee with such information as it requires.

(3) Subsection (2) has effect subject to

(a) the Rome Treaty and the ESCB Statute, and

(b) any restrictions that are imposed on a person to whom this section applies by or under the Central Bank Acts, or any other enactment, in relation to appearing before the Joint Committee referred to in subsection (2)(a).]




Inserted (1.05.2003) by Central Bank and Financial Services Authority of Ireland Act 2003 (12/2003), s. 26, S.I. No. 160 of 2003, subject to transitional provisions in s. 36 and sch. 3.


Substituted and deleted (1.10.2010) by Central Bank Reform Act 2010 (23/2010), s. 14(1) and sch. 1, part 1, item 70, S.I. No. 469 of 2010.