S.I. No. 241 of 2009.
SOCIAL WELFARE (MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS) ACT 2008 (PART 5) (COMMENCEMENT) ORDER 2009
(This note is not part of the Instrument and does not purport to be a legal interpretation.)
This Order provides for the Commencement of Part 5 of the Social Welfare (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, 2008. Part 5 provides for:
- the dissolution of the Combat Poverty Agency,
- the transfer of any property and assets, any pending legal proceedings and any other liabilities to the Minister for Social and Family Affairs,
- the preparation of the final accounts of the Agency, and
- the transfer of the staff of the Agency to unestablished positions in the Civil Service. The staff will hold positions in the Department of Social and Family Affairs;
This part comes into effect on 1 July 2009.