Charities Act 2009


Provisions consequent upon transfer of functions, assets and liabilities to Authority.

86.— (1) Anything commenced and not completed before the establishment day by or under the authority of the dissolved body may, in so far as it relates to a function transferred to the Authority under section 82, be carried on or completed on or after the establishment day by the Authority.

(2) Every instrument made under an enactment and every document (including any certificate) granted or made, in the performance of a function transferred by section 82, shall, if and in so far as it was operative immediately before the establishment day, have effect on and after that day as if it had been granted or made by the Authority.

(3) References to the Commissioners of Charitable Donations and Bequests for Ireland in the memorandum or articles of associations of any company and relating to a function transferred by section 82 shall, on and after the establishment day, be construed as references to the Authority.

(4) Any money, stocks, shares or securities transferred by section 83 that immediately before the establishment day were standing in the name of the dissolved body shall, on the request of the Authority be transferred into its name.

(5) A certificate signed by the Minister that any property, right or liability has or, as the case may be, has not vested in the Authority under section 83 or 84 shall be sufficient evidence, unless the contrary is shown, of the fact so certified for all purposes.