Greyhound Industry Act 1958

Establishment of the Board.


6. (1) There shall, by virtue of this section, be established on the establishment day a board to be styled and known as Bord na gCon to fulfil the functions assigned to it by this Act.

(2) The Board shall be a body corporate with perpetual succession and an official seal (which shall be judicially noticed) and power to sue and be sued in its corporate name and to hold land.


Modifications (not altering text):


References to Bord na gCon construed (1.10.2020) by Greyhound Racing Act 2019 (15/2019), s. 8, S.I. No. 399 of 2020, art. 2(b).

8. (1) The name of the board (established by section 6 of the Principal Act) the present name of which is Bord na gCon, shall be Rásaíocht Con Éireann.

(2) References in any enactment, statutory instrument or legal proceedings or any other document to Bord na gCon shall, on and from the commencement of this section, be read as references to Rásaíocht Con Éireann.