S.I. No. 388 of 2013


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S.I. No. 388 of 2013.

SOCIAL WELFARE AND PENSIONS ACT 2010 (SECTION 37) (TRANSFER DAY) ORDER 2013

EXPLANATORY NOTE

(This note is not part of the Instrument and does not purport to be a legal interpretation.)

Part 4 of the Social Welfare and Pensions Act 2010 enables the transfer of the Community Welfare Service of the Health Service Executive (HSE) to the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection, including the transfer of relevant staff, premises, property etc. In this regard, section 37 of that Act provides for the transfer of such properties as have been designated in writing by the HSE with the consent of the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection and the Minister for Health.

The Social Welfare and Pensions Act 2010 (Section 37) (Transfer Day) Order 2011 provided for the transfer to the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection of certain premises that have been designated by the HSE under section 37(1) of the Social Welfare and Pensions Act 2010, with effect from 1st October 2011.

The Social Welfare and Pensions Act 2010 (Section 37) (Transfer Day) Order 2013 provides for the transfer of the remaining HSE premises to the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection with effect from 11th October 2013.

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