Criminal Justice Act 2007

5.

Amendment of section 1 of Act of 1997.

5.— Section 1 of the Act of 1997 is amended in subsection (1) by the insertion of the following definitions:

“‘authorised person’ means a person who is appointed in writing by the Minister, or a person who is one of a prescribed class of persons, to be an authorised person for the purposes of sections 6B and 6C;

‘Minister’ means Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform;

‘prescribed’ means prescribed by regulations made by the Minister;”.