Report to Ceann Comhairle Re Seanad General Election 26 and 27 April 2011

Published  October 2011

Foreword

I am pleased to furnish this report to the Chairman of Dáil Éireann (Ceann Comhairle) in accordance with the provisions of section 4(1) of the Electoral Act 1997, as amended (the Act). The Donation Statements/Statutory Declarations referred to in the report were furnished to the Standards in Public Office Commission pursuant to section 24(2)(b) of the Act while the Certificates of Monetary Donations/Statutory Declarations and statements from financial institutions were furnished pursuant to section 23B(4) of the Act.

Detailed information and about the requirements of the legislation, relating to:

  • disclosure of political donations;
  • limits on the values of donations which may be accepted;
  • prohibited donations, and,
  • tax clearance requirements,

is contained in the Guidelines for the Seanad General Election 2011 which is available on this website.

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Justice M. P. Smith
Chairman
October 2011