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7 1938



Preliminary and General.

Short title and citation.

1. —(1) This Act may be cited as the Shannon Fisheries Act, 1938.

(2) The Principal Act and this Act may be cited together as the Shannon Fisheries Acts, 1935 and 1938.

Interpretation and construction.

2. —(1) In this Act the expression “the Principal Act” means the Shannon Fisheries Act, 1935 (No. 4 of 1935).

(2) This Act shall be read and construed as one with the Principal Act, and accordingly every word and expression to which a particular meaning or interpretation is given in the Principal Act shall, if occurring in this Act have herein the meaning or interpretation given to it in the Principal Act.

Saving of rights of Commissioners of Public Works.

3. —Nothing in this Act shall operate to prejudice or affect any right of the Commissioners of Public Works in Ireland in relation to the navigation of the waters of the River Shannon.