Statutory Instruments

The Health Identifiers Act 2014 (Commencement) Order 2015

This Order brings certain provisions of the Health Identifiers Act 2014 (No. 15 of 2014) into operation.

The sections for commencement are those that deal with the initial implementation stage which will focus on the health identifier for individuals (known as the Individual Health Identifier) and the establishment of the National Register of Individual Health Identifiers.

This Order also commences the provision for delegating certain of the Minister for Health’s functions under the Act to the Health Service Executive.

Download a copy of S.I. 294 of 2015