The latest version of the Emergency Lighting Standards Ireland IS 3217 has now been approved. It will be known as I.S. 3217:2013 and supersedes all previous versions.
Any projects designed prior to 27 December 2013 will have to comply to I.S. 3217:2008.
Any projects designed after the 27 December 2013 will have to comply with I.S. 3217:2013.

The standard has gone to print and should be available from SAI-GLOBAL the N.S.A.I. portal for purchasing standards from 14 January 2014 onward.