1 There shall be a President of Ireland (Uachtarán na hÉireann), hereinafter called the President, who shall take precedence over all other persons in the State. Bunreacht na hÉireann. Tá san áireamh na leasuithe a rinneadh ó achtaíodh an Bunreacht i suas go dtí an tAcht um an Tríochadú Leasú ar an. BUNREACHT NA hÉIREANN . There shall be a President of Ireland (Uachtarán na hÉireann), hereinafter called the President, who shall take precedence over.
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Military tribunals may be established for the trial of offences against military law alleged to have been committed by persons while subject to military law and also to deal with a state of war or armed rebellion.
The current All-Party Committee has published three reports: Perhaps the most significant discrepancy between the two texts of the Constitution is to be found in the subsection stipulating the minimum age for a candidate to be eligible for election as President Art.
ARTICLE 39 Treason shall consist only in levying war against the State, or assisting any State jeireann person or inciting or conspiring with any person to levy war against the State, or attempting by force of arms or other violent means to overthrow the organs of government established by this Constitution, or taking part or being concerned in or inciting or conspiring with any person to make or to take part or be concerned in any such attempt.
December Learn how and when to remove this template message. The principles of social policy set forth in this Article are intended for the general guidance of the Oireachtas.
If no petition challenging the result is presented to the High Court within 7 days of its publication, the certificate becomes final. Such other persons, if any, as may be appointed by the President under this Article to be members of the Council of State.
Names of the Irish state. Twenty-sixth Amendment of the Constitution Act, Government, right of attendance of members of Such other persons, if any, as may be appointed by the President under this Article to be members of the Council of State.
It shall hold His Name in reverence, and shall respect and honour religion. However, no proposals have yet been made for their repeal or amendment. Justice shall be administered in courts established by law by judges appointed in the manner provided by this Constitution, and, save in such special and limited cases as may be prescribed by law, shall be administered in public. Subject to the foregoing provisions of this Constitution relating to the Courts, the following matters shall be regulated in accordance with law, that is to say: There is no Twenty-fifth Amendment.
The Constitution establishes the branches or organs of government, it establishes the courts and it bunreeacht sets out how those institutions should be run. No person may be at the same time a member of both Houses of the Oireachtas, and, if any person who is already a member of either House becomes a member of the other House, he shall forthwith be deemed to have vacated his first seat.
Retrieved from ” https: There is no Twelfth Amendment. In the event of the absence of the President, or his temporary incapacity, or his permanent incapacity established as provided by section 3 of Article 12 hereof, or in the event of his death, resignation, removal from office, or failure to exercise and perform the powers and functions of his office or any of them, or at any time at hereann the office of President may be vacant, the powers and functions conferred on the President by or heirwann this Constitution shall be exercised and performed by a Commission constituted as provided in section 2 of this Article.
Every proposal, other than a proposal to amend the Constitution, which is submitted by Referendum to the decision of the people shall for the purposes of Article 27 hereof be held to have been approved by the people unless vetoed by them in accordance with the provisions of the foregoing sub-section of this section.
Every part of the Constitution is set out in both the Irish and English languages. The procedure for amendment of the Constitution is set out in Article The Attorney General shall be appointed by the President on the nomination of the Taoiseach.
Bunreacht na hÉireann (Constitution of Ireland)
Estimates of receipts and expenditure The reference in Article 41 to the family’s “imprescriptable rights, antecedent and superior to all positive law” has been interpreted by the Supreme Court as conferring upon spouses a broad right to privacy in marital affairs. Where an order is made under this section by the High Court or a judge thereof for the production of the body of a person who is under sentence of death, the High Court or such judge thereof shall further order that the execution of the said sentence of death shall be deferred until after the body of such person has been produced before the High Court and the lawfulness of his detention has been determined and if, after such deferment, the detention of such person is determined to be lawful, the High Court shall appoint a day for the execution of the said sentence of death and that sentence shall have effect with the substitution of the day so appointed for the day originally fixed for the execution thereof.
The Oireachtas shall hold at least one session every year. You may also order a copy from the Government Publications Office and it is available in bookshops nationwide. Twenty-sixth Amendment of the Constitution Act, A new electoral system for Ireland? All crimes and offences prosecuted in any court constituted under Article 34 of this Constitution other than a court of summary jurisdiction shall be prosecuted in the name of the People and at the suit of the Attorney General or some other person authorised in accordance with law to act for that purpose.
If a member of either House of the Oireachtas be elected President, he shall be deemed to have vacated his seat in that House. Read more in our document on unconstitutional legislation. The right of pardon and the power to commute or remit punishment imposed by any court exercising criminal jurisdiction are hereby vested in the President, but such power of commutation or remission may also be conferred by law on other authorities.