# legislation - Yesterday’s News
It’s four years since new gambling legislation was put in train – and experts say it can’t come soon enough.
# legislation - Sunday 1 January, 2017
It now reads Hollyweed, after the state passed a vote with legalised the recreational use of marijuana.
# legislation - Thursday 29 December, 2016
Frances Fitzgerald said this bill will “introduce, for the first time, statutory rights for victims of crime”.
# legislation - Friday 25 November, 2016
Retirement clauses have led to high numbers of older people on the dole.
Transport Minister Shane Ross said discussions have recently taken place between Dublin City Council and the National Transport Authority.
# legislation - Thursday 22 September, 2016
Judge Mary Ellen Ring said they are taking up the slack for other agencies.
# legislation - Sunday 18 September, 2016
FactCheck referees a dispute over a controversial new law.
# legislation - Saturday 30 July, 2016
Rural Affairs Minister Heather Humphreys published legislation during the week to de-designate 46 National Heritage Areas (NHAs) in Ireland.
# legislation - Monday 25 July, 2016
All the car-related news you need to know this week – including new write-off legislation, the all-new Ford Edge SUV and the Kia Niro hybrid crossover.
# legislation - Sunday 3 July, 2016
Parents spoke out about education equality in Ireland at a protest today.
# legislation - Thursday 23 June, 2016
The prescription sleeping pills. which are abused by heroin addicts, are extremely dangerous, he says.
# legislation - Saturday 18 June, 2016
A new Misuse of Drugs Bill brought to government this week contains no mention of the centres.
# legislation - Tuesday 17 May, 2016
“We are still witnesses, and in some cases, victims of injustices,” said Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
# legislation - Friday 29 April, 2016
The Siteserv inquiry is having problems, but Catherine Murphy “is not giving up”.
# legislation - Sunday 24 January, 2016
Italy is the only major Western European country not to have enacted civil union legislation allowing same-sex couples to have their relationships acknowledged by law.
# legislation - Tuesday 5 January, 2016
The government’s attitude towards disability rights seems to be ‘no rush, we’ll get there in the end’, writes Professor Robbie Gilligan.
# legislation - Tuesday 15 December, 2015
Ann Phelan and the leas-Ceann Comhairle agreed a number of amendments.
# legislation - Wednesday 25 November, 2015
The legislation would allow for terminations on four grounds.
# legislation - Tuesday 3 November, 2015
A major new report has found that Irish employees are still not being guaranteed their hours.
# legislation - Wednesday 28 October, 2015
The new legislation surrounding net neutrality has left many concerned, but there is still hope.
# legislation - Friday 21 August, 2015
It’s happened in the UK. When’s it going to happen here asks Becky Johnston.
# legislation - Monday 27 July, 2015
A review into An Bord Pleanála’s is taking place and should be finished by the end of the year.
# legislation - Thursday 23 July, 2015
Noirín O’Sullivan was talking about the relationship between the gardaí and the media.
# legislation - Tuesday 30 June, 2015
A new Trinity study shows that treatment for ‘legal highs’ dropped to virtually nil
# legislation - Monday 22 June, 2015
The committee described Ireland’s laws on abortion as “highly restrictive”.
# legislation - Sunday 17 May, 2015
The referendum on marriage equality is only a few days away. However, other issues have been entering the debate.
# legislation - Monday 30 March, 2015
It would bring us in line with a number of our European neighbours.
# legislation - Tuesday 17 February, 2015
Minister James Reilly said he “must drive forward” the legislation.
# legislation - Thursday 12 February, 2015
The European Parliament has passed legislation to allow police forces in different Member States to share data.
# legislation - Friday 6 February, 2015
This comes after comments made by Minister Leo Varadkar to the Oireachtas Health Committee.
# legislation - Wednesday 4 February, 2015
The government will vote against a bill from TD Clare Daly on termination for medical reasons.
# legislation - Monday 29 December, 2014
The move had been called for to address the rise in serious incidents of knife crime.
# legislation - Sunday 21 December, 2014
€600 fine for insulting a police officer, €30,000 for burning the national flag. These are the proposed new fines that could be introduced under new laws.
# legislation - Monday 15 December, 2014
The Law Reform Commission says difficulties have emerged in specific cases.
# legislation - Friday 12 December, 2014
It was thought that errors in updating the Road Traffic Act could have meant large numbers of points being written off.
# legislation - Wednesday 10 December, 2014
Fergus O’Dowd is calling for a referendum to be held next year.
# legislation - Monday 24 November, 2014
The new legislation also allows the state to strip Arabs of their residency and welfare rights if they or their relatives take part in unrest.
# legislation - Wednesday 19 November, 2014
# legislation - Monday 17 November, 2014
The Seanad is set to debate a Bill on the rights of adopted people this week.
# legislation - Sunday 16 November, 2014
That’s according to disability campaigner Frank Larkin.