Ministers and Secretaries (Amendment) Act 2011

74.

Amendment of Presidential Elections Act 1993.

74.— The Presidential Elections Act 1993 is amended—

( a) in subsection (2) of section 5, by the substitution of “sanctioned by the Minister for Finance and the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform” for “sanctioned by the Minister for Finance”,

( b) in subsection (4) of section 9, by the substitution of “the Minister for Finance shall, with the approval of the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform,” for “the Minister for Finance shall”,

( c) in subsection (6) (inserted by section 52( b) of the Act of 2001) of section 9, by the substitution of “and with the consent of the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, make such an advance” for “make such an advance”,

( d) in subsection (1) of section 11, by—

(i) the substitution of “The Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform shall” for “The Minister for Finance shall”, and

(ii) the substitution of “shall, upon the request of the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, be paid by the Minister for Finance” for “shall be paid by the Minister for Finance”,

( e) in subsection (1A) (inserted by section 77( b) of the Act of 1997) of section 11, by the substitution of “Upon the request of the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, the Minister for Finance shall” for “The Minister for Finance shall”, and

( f) in subsection (3) (inserted by section 52( c) of the Act of 2001) of section 11, by the substitution of “with the consent of the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform and after consultation with the Minister” for “after consultation with the Minister”.