Digital Hub Development Agency Act 2003

Extension or variation of digital hub area.


3. —(1) The Minister may by order, with the consent of the Minister for Finance, extend or vary the area of the digital hub to include or exclude land, described in the order, contiguous to the boundaries of the digital hub.

(2) Where an order under this section is in force, every reference in this Act to the digital hub shall be construed as a reference to the area described in the Schedule as extended or varied by the order.

(3) The Minister may by order amend or revoke an order under this section, including an order under this subsection.


Modifications (not altering text):


Functions 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