Nurses and Midwives Act 2011


Disclosure of information relating to offences.

16.— Notwithstanding section 17, information, which in the opinion of the chief executive officer may relate to the commission of an indictable offence, may be disclosed to—

(a) the Director of Corporate Enforcement,

(b) the Competition Authority,

(c) a member of the Garda Síochána,

(d) an officer of the Revenue Commissioners,

(e) the Central Bank of Ireland, or

(f) such other person as may be prescribed by the Minister by regulations after consultation by the Minister with any other Minister of the Government appearing to the Minister to be concerned.


Modifications (not altering text):


Term “Competition Authority” construed (31.10.2014) by Competition and Consumer Protection Act 2014 (29/2014), s. 39, commenced as per s. 39(4) and S.I. No. 367 of 2014. The Commission referred to is the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Transfer of functions to Commission

39.— ...

(2) References in any Act of the Oireachtas passed before the establishment day or in any instrument made before that day under an Act of the Oireachtas to—

(a) the National Consumer Agency, or

(b) the Competition Authority, shall, on and after that day, be construed as references to the Commission.