S.I. No. 502 of 2011.
SOCIAL WELFARE AND PENSIONS ACT 2010 (SECTION 38) (APPOINTMENT DAY) ORDER 2011
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 Social Protection, i.e. relevant staff, premises, property etc. Section 38 of that Act provides for the transfer of such employees as have been designated in writing by the Minister for Social Protection, with the consent of the Minister for Health and the HSE.
This Order provides for the transfer to the Department of Social Protection of the HSE employees that have been designated by the Minister for Social Protection under sections 38(1) and 38(3) of the Social Welfare and Pensions Act 2010, with effect from 1st October 2011.