Digital Hub Development Agency Act 2003



28. —(1) The Agency may accept gifts of money, land or other property upon such trusts, terms or conditions, if any, as may be specified by the donor.

(2) The Agency shall not accept a gift if the trusts, terms or conditions attached to it would be inconsistent with or prejudice the effective performance of the functions of the Agency.

(3) Particulars in relation to any gift accepted under this section shall be included in the annual report under section 34 .

(4) In subsection (3) “particulars” includes—

(a) the name of the donor of the gift,

(b) a description of the gift, and

(c) particulars of any condition attached to a gift.

(5) The Agency shall include details of any gift that exceeds, in its opinion, such amount as may be directed by the Minister, with the consent of the Minister for Finance, in the report under section 34 for the year in which the gift is accepted.


Modifications (not altering text):


Function under subs. (5) transferred and references to "Department of Finance" and "Minister for Finance" construed (29.07.2011) by Finance (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 2011 (S.I. No. 418 of 2011), art. 3, 5 and sch. 1 part 2, in effect as per art. 1(2), subject to transitional provisions in arts. 6-9.

3. The functions conferred on the Minister for Finance by or under the provisions of

(a) the enactments specified in Schedule 1, and

(b) the statutory instruments specified in Schedule 2,

are transferred to the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform.


5. References to the Minister for Finance contained in any Act or instrument under an Act and relating to any functions transferred by this Order shall, from the commencement of this Order, be construed as references to the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform.


Schedule 1



Part 2

1922 to 2011 Enactments

Number and Year

Short Title








No. 23 of 2003

Digital Hub Development Agency Act 2003

Sections 3, 10, 11, 12, 13, 18(6), 24, 28(5) and 29