Search Legislation

Royal Ulster Constabulary Reserve (Full-time) (Appointment and Conditions of Service) Regulations 1996

 Help about what version

What Version

  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)

More Resources


This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

Meanings assigned to certain expressions, etc.

2.—(1) The following expressions have the meanings hereby assigned to them—

  • “the Act” means the Police Act (Northern Ireland) 1970;

  • “central committee” has the meaning assigned to it in regulation 14 of the Police Association for Northern Ireland Regulations 1991(1);

  • “chief constable” means the chief constable of the Royal Ulster Constabulary;

  • “Discipline Regulations” means the regulations for the Royal Ulster Constabulary Full-time Reserve relating to discipline for the time being in force;

  • “the force” means the Royal Ulster Constabulary Reserve;

  • “maternity leave” has the meaning assigned thereto by regulation 28(1);

  • “member” means a member of the force appointed on a full-time basis and includes such a member who is suspended under the Discipline Regulations;

  • “public holiday” means New Year’s Day, St. Patrick’s Day, first Monday in May, last Monday in May, 12th July, last Monday in August, Christmas Day and 26th December; and, in addition, in any year where New Year’s Day, Christmas Day or 26th December falls on a Saturday or Sunday, any substitute day.

(2) Nothing in these regulations shall be construed as authorising pay or allowances payable to any person to be reduced retrospectively.

Back to top


Print Options


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.


Opening Options

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


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