Seanad Public Consultation Committee recommends a reserved seat in Seanad for Travellers
A group picture after the launch!

Seanad Public Consultation Committee recommends a reserved seat in Seanad for Travellers

Read the full report here. The Seanad Public Consultation Committee is recommending a reserved seat in the Seanad for Travellers (Taoiseach’s nominee), in a report launched in Leinster House this…

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Irish Traveller Movement welcome the publication of The Seanad Public Consultation Committee Report: Travellers to A More Equitable Ireland Post-Recognition
A group picture after the launch!

Irish Traveller Movement welcome the publication of The Seanad Public Consultation Committee Report: Travellers to A More Equitable Ireland Post-Recognition

  Today the report of the Seanad Committee which examined Traveller’s experience of life in Ireland following recognition of their ethnic minority status was launched making 34 recommendations under nine…

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Falling Through the Cracks: The Case for Change, Key Developments and Next Steps for Adult Safeguarding in Ireland

Background The Adult Safeguarding Bill 2017 was introduced by Senator Colette Kelleher in the Seanad in April 2017. The Bill aims to put in place additional protections and supports for…

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Commissioned Research on the Constitutionality of the Contemporary Application of the “Money Message” Procedure Under Article 17.2 of the Constitution.

Executive Summary This academic opinion assesses the constitutionality of the contemporary application of the “money message” procedure under Article 17.2 of the Constitution. It begins by outlining the procedure’s basis…

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