Consumer Credit Act 1995


F39[Powers of Bank in respect of investigations.

8K.(1) In conducting an investigation under the designated provisions, the Bank may

(a) require any person who, in the opinion of the Bank is in possession of information, or has or has access to a record or thing, that is relevant to the investigation to provide the information, record or thing to the Bank, and

(b) where appropriate, require the person to attend before the Bank for that purpose.

(2) A person to whom a requirement is made under this section shall comply with the requirement, but in doing so is entitled to the same immunities and privileges as if the person were a witness before a court.

(3) A person shall not obstruct or interfere with the Bank in the performance or exercise of the Bank's functions under this Act.]




Inserted (1.05.2003) by Central Bank and Financial Services Authority of Ireland Act 2003 (12/2003), s. 35(1) and sch. 1 part 21 item 3, S.I. No. 160 of 2003.