Education (Welfare) Act 2000



7.—(1) Summary proceedings for an offence under this Act may be brought and prosecuted by the F5[Child and Family Agency].

(2) Where an offence under this Act is committed by a body corporate and is proved to have been so committed with the consent or connivance of or to be attributable to any neglect on the part of any person being a director, manager, secretary or other officer of the body corporate, or a person who was purporting to act in any such capacity, that person, as well as the body corporate, shall be guilty of an offence and shall be liable to be proceeded against and punished as if he or she were guilty of the first-mentioned offence.




Substituted (1.01.2014) by Child and Family Agency Act 2013 (40/2013), s. 97, sch 2 part 13 item 1, S.I. No. 502 of 2013.