Taxi Regulation Act 2013

3.

Regulations and orders

3. (1) Every regulation made under this Act and order made under section 6 or 24 F3 [ ], shall be laid before each House of the Oireachtas as soon as may be after it is made and, if a resolution annulling the regulation or order is passed by either such House within the next 21 days on which that House sits after the regulation or order is laid before it, the regulation or order is annulled, but without prejudice to the validity of anything previously done under it.

(2) Where the Authority proposes to make regulations under this Act, it shall—

(a) publish on its website a draft of the proposed regulations stating that representations may be made in writing to the Authority not later than 21 days (or such further period as the Authority allows) from the date of publication, and

(b) consider any representations made to it,

and may make the regulations with or without any modification.

(3) Where regulations are made under section 7 , 8 , 13(13) or 20 or an order is made under section 24 , the Authority shall publish notice of their making and the regulations or order or a description of them and reference to their statutory instrument numbers on its website.

(4) The validity of any instruments made under this Act shall not be affected by any non-compliance with subsection (2) or (3).