Interim Report (Nov 2005) - Commission of Investigation into the Dublin and Monaghan Bombings 1974

 

Introduction

The commission of investigation into the Dublin and Monaghan bombings of 1974 (hereinafter referred to as "the commission") was established by Order of the Government made under section 3 of the Commissions of Investigation Act 2004.

Notice of the Order of the Government was published in the 13th May 2005 edition of Iris Oifigiuil.

The terms of reference of the commission were also published in the 13th May edition of Iris Oifigiuil. A copy of the terms of reference is contained in Appendix A of this Interim Report.

The commission has decided pursuant to section 6(6) of the Commissions of Investigation Act 2004 to request An Taoiseach, as specified Minister under that Act, to consider a revision of the time frame for the submission of the final report in this statutory investigation.

This interim report is submitted to An Taoiseach pursuant to the provisions of section 33(3) of the Commissions of Investigation Act 2004.