Credit Guarantee Act 2012


Number 26 of 2012


CREDIT GUARANTEE ACT 2012

REVISED

Updated to 28 August 2020


This Revised Act is an administrative consolidation of Credit Guarantee Act 2012. It is prepared by the Law Reform Commission in accordance with its function under Law Reform Commission Act 1975 (3/1975) to keep the law under review and to undertake revision and consolidation of statute law.

All Acts up to and including the Civil Law and Criminal Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2020 (13/2020), enacted 6 August 2020, and all statutory instruments up to and including the Covid-19 Credit Guarantee Scheme 2020 (S.I. No. 325 of 2020), made 28 August 2020, were considered in the preparation of this Revised Act.

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revisedacts@lawreform.ie.


Number 26 of 2012


CREDIT GUARANTEE ACT 2012

REVISED

Updated to 28 August 2020


Introduction

This Revised Act presents the text of the Act as it has been amended since enactment, and preserves the format in which it was passed.

Related legislation

Credit Guarantee Acts 2012 to 2020 : this Act is one of a group of Acts included in this collective citation, to be construed together as one ( Credit Guarantee (Amendment) Act 2016 (1/2016), s. 1(3), Credit Guarantee (Amendment) Act 2020 (5/2020), s. 7(2)). The Acts in this group are:

Credit Guarantee Act 2012 (26/2012)

Credit Guarantee (Amendment) Act 2016 (1/2016), parts 1 to 3

Credit Guarantee (Amendment) Act 2020 (5/2020)

Annotations

This Revised Act is annotated and includes textual and non-textual amendments, statutory instruments made pursuant to the Act and previous affecting provisions.

An explanation of how to read annotations is available at

www.lawreform.ie/annotations.

Material not updated in this revision

Where other legislation is amended by this Act, those amendments may have been superseded by other amendments in other legislation, or the amended legislation may have been repealed or revoked. This information is not represented in this revision but will be reflected in a revision of the amended legislation if one is available.

Where legislation or a fragment of legislation is referred to in annotations, changes to this legislation or fragment may not be reflected in this revision but will be reflected in a revision of the legislation referred to if one is available.

A list of legislative changes to any Act, and to statutory instruments from 1972, may be found linked from the page of the Act or statutory instrument at

www.irishstatutebook.ie.

Acts which affect or previously affected this revision

Credit Guarantee (Amendment) Act 2020 (5/2020)

Credit Guarantee (Amendment) Act 2016 (1/2016)

All Acts up to and including Civil Law and Criminal Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2020 (13/2020), enacted 6 August 2020, were considered in the preparation of this revision.

Statutory instruments which affect or previously affected this revision

Covid-19 Credit Guarantee Scheme 2020 (S.I. No. 325 of 2020)

Credit Guarantee Scheme 2017 (S.I. No. 70 of 2017)

Credit Guarantee Scheme 2015 (S.I. No. 48 of 2015)

Credit Guarantee Act 2012 (Commencement) Order 2012 (S.I. No. 382 of 2012)

Credit Guarantee Scheme 2012 (S.I. No. 360 of 2012)

All statutory instruments up to and including Covid-19 Credit Guarantee Scheme 2020 (S.I. No. 325 of 2020), made 28 August 2020, were considered in the preparation of this revision.


Number 26 of 2012


CREDIT GUARANTEE ACT 2012

REVISED

Updated to 28 August 2020



Acts Referred to

Central Bank Act 1971

1971, No. 24

European Communities (Amendment) Act 1993

1993, No. 25


Number 26 of 2012


CREDIT GUARANTEE ACT 2012

REVISED

Updated to 28 August 2020


AN ACT TO ENABLE THE MINISTER FOR JOBS, ENTERPRISE AND INNOVATION TO GIVE GUARANTEES TO LENDERS OF A CERTAIN CLASS IN RESPECT OF LOANS MADE BY SUCH LENDERS TO ENTERPRISES OF A CERTAIN CLASS; FOR THAT PURPOSE TO PROVIDE FOR THE MAKING OF A SCHEME OR SCHEMES BY THAT MINISTER OF THE GOVERNMENT IN RELATION TO THE GIVING OF SUCH GUARANTEES; AND TO PROVIDE FOR MATTERS CONNECTED THEREWITH.

[18 th July, 2012]

BE IT ENACTED BY THE OIREACHTAS AS FOLLOWS: