Litter Pollution Act 1997
31. — (1) The Minister may make regulations prescribing any matter or thing referred to in this Act as prescribed or as may be prescribed and for the purposes of enabling any provision of this Act to have full effect.
(2) Any such regulation may be made to apply to local authorities generally, to any class of local authority or to a particular local authority.
(3) Every regulation made under this Act shall be laid before each House of the Oireachtas as soon as practicable after it is made and, if a resolution annulling the regulation is passed by either House within the next 21 days on which that House has sat after the regulation is laid before it, the regulation shall be annulled accordingly, but without prejudice to the validity of anything previously done thereunder.
Power pursuant to section exercised (3.01.2000) by Litter Pollution Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 359 of 1999), in effect as per reg. 2.
Previous affecting provision: power pursuant to section exercised (20.05.1997) by Litter Pollution Regulations 1997 (S.I. No. 214 of 1997); revoked (3.01.2000) by Litter Pollution Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 359 of 1999), reg. 5, in effect as per reg. 2.