Search Legislation

The Education (Academic Tenure)(Northern Ireland) Order 1988

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally made).

Interpretation

2.—(1) The Interpretation Act (Northern Ireland) 1954(1) shall apply to Article 1 and the following provisions of this Order as it applies to a Measure of the Northern Ireland Assembly.

(2) In this Order—

“the Commissioners” means the University Commissioners for Northern Ireland;

“contract of employment” means a contract of service, whether it is express or implied and (if it is express) whether it is oral or in writing, and “employed” means employed under a contract of employment;

“the Department” means the Department of Education;

“modifications” includes additions, alterations and omissions;

“qualifying institution” has the meaning assigned to it by Article 3(3);

“statutes”, in relation to a qualifying institution, includes any regulations, ordinances or other instruments which, in the opinion of the Commissioners, serve as statutes for the purposes of that institution and are designated as such by the Commissioners.

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources