Government “using Constitution as excuse” to block housing reform – Sen. Colette Kelleher

Over the past three years, the Government has repeatedly cited concerns about constitutional property rights in blocking legislation on housing reforms.  That’s according to a research report, published by independent…

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Women’s caucuses in parliament

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Colette commissioned the Oireachtas Library & Research Service to address the questions: 1. What countries have a women’s caucus or group in their parliament? 2. What form do these caucuses…

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Parliament and public consultation

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Colette commissioned the Oireachtas Library & Research Service to write the paper Parliament and public consultation. This paper outlines some of the approaches to public consultation found in other parliaments.…

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