Gender Recognition Act 2015



3. (1) The Minister may by regulations provide for any matter referred to in this Act as prescribed or to be prescribed.

(2) Where a provision of this Act requires or authorises the Minister to make regulations such regulations may—

(a) make provision for different circumstances or cases, classes or types, and

(b) contain such incidental, supplementary and consequential provisions as appear to the Minister to be necessary or expedient for the purposes of the regulations.

(3) Every regulation under this Act 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 is passed by either such House within the next 21 days on which that House has sat after the order or regulation is laid before it, the order or regulation shall be annulled accordingly but without prejudice to the validity of anything previously done thereunder.


Editorial Notes:


Power pursuant to section and ss. 8, 15 and 16 exercised (7.09.2015) by Gender Recognition (Forms of Application) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 373 of 2015), in effect as per reg. 3.