# legislation - Today’s News
Coleman or Irwin? Houghton or Whelan? Ireland’s two favourite pundits had plenty to discuss.
# legislation - Friday 29 August, 2014
Research also found that plain tobacco packs don’t hurt small retailers or flood the market with very cheap cigarettes,
# legislation - Wednesday 20 August, 2014
New legislation means you can get hit for fines you receive in Ireland across the EU.
The new Bill extends the powers and remit of the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission.
# legislation - Sunday 20 July, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Rory McIlroy, Gaza, and the fate of MH17 victims.
# legislation - Sunday 13 July, 2014
Tom Curran, partner of Marie Fleming, has welcomed the news that Savitex will be available to patients in Ireland.
# legislation - Friday 11 July, 2014
Fine Gael hopes to fill the vacant Seanad seat when TDs and Senators return from their holidays in September.
# legislation - Monday 7 July, 2014
Nine closure orders were served last month – three involved take-aways.
# legislation - Thursday 3 July, 2014
A Fine Gael Senator, who is also a publican, thinks the current law is “a legacy of our past”.
# legislation - Monday 30 June, 2014
Speaking in the Dáil last week, Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald said that certain laws need to be updated before Ireland can ratify the EU Convention on domestic violence.
# legislation - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
The Justice Minister also announced that lump sums totalling €12.8 million have been paid to survivors.
# legislation - Wednesday 18 June, 2014
The warning comes as Transgender Equality Network Ireland (TENI) launches a new report documenting 32 incidents of violence or discrimination.
# legislation - Monday 16 June, 2014
The law applies not only within Britain but also makes it a criminal offence to force a British national into a marriage abroad.
A number of ‘Designated Events’ are made available on free-to-air television
# legislation - Saturday 14 June, 2014
Banning ice cream and caramel Frappuccinos will not solve our obesity problem – we need to get to the root of the what’s causing it.
# legislation - Wednesday 28 May, 2014
In Ireland campaigners want the government to introduce clear, transparent and accessible determination procedures to allow the swift identification of stateless persons.
# legislation - Wednesday 14 May, 2014
However, it has been welcomed by Ibec, who believe it will help Ireland to continue to attract foreign direct investment.
# legislation - Wednesday 30 April, 2014
Brian Walsh lost the party whip after he voted against the party on the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill – but now he’s back in the party.
# legislation - Wednesday 23 April, 2014
The draft legislation will set out how Ireland is to meets its emissions targets.
# legislation - Friday 11 April, 2014
And legislation that will cut that number was passed yesterday.
# legislation - Thursday 3 April, 2014
A Bill put forward by Labour TD Anne Ferris would see the current compulsory retirement age of 65 scrapped.
# legislation - Wednesday 19 March, 2014
The e-cigs have already been banned from DART and train services.
# legislation - Saturday 8 March, 2014
Tom Curran has asked a group of barristers to draft legislation on the issue, and says the initial work could be completed by the start of next month.
# legislation - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
Stephen Donnelly says that he feels broadcasters are already being more cautious as a result of the controversy.
# legislation - Sunday 2 March, 2014
A gun club association is also highlighting misinterpretation of handgun licensing legislation.
# legislation - Tuesday 25 February, 2014
The Justice Minister this evening received approval for drafting legislation allowing for the court’s establishment, and named the President Designate.
The company is lobbying legislators in at least three US states in a bid to stop proposed restrictions on Glass while driving.
# legislation - Wednesday 19 February, 2014
Women’s Aid and several other organisations will come before an Oireachtas committee to discuss potential changes.
# legislation - Thursday 30 January, 2014
The gardaí handed out more than 100 fixed penalty notices at checkpoints today.
The consultation process on the Child and Family Relationships Bill will now begin in the Oireachtas.
# legislation - Wednesday 29 January, 2014
Japanese researchers find a new way of generating stem cells, but experts in Ireland are calling for developments here.
# legislation - Tuesday 21 January, 2014
The Minister for Justice aims to legislate for children born through surrogacy and donor material from a third party to be recognised as the child of the both members of the couple.
The new legislation would see companies being fined 2 per cent of their global annual turnover for breaching data protection legislation.
# legislation - Friday 17 January, 2014
Minister James Reilly said while he thought taking the CRC under state control was ‘premature’ he was not ruling it out.
# legislation - Friday 20 December, 2013
The anti-gay bill allows for life imprisonment for certain homosexual acts.
# legislation - Wednesday 18 December, 2013
Legislation to ban the use of sunbeds by under 18s and regulate the industry has been approved but the Irish Cancer Society says this is not enough. Do you agree?
# legislation - Thursday 12 December, 2013
What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, as you asked…
# legislation - Wednesday 4 December, 2013
What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, as you asked…
# legislation - Tuesday 3 December, 2013
Where a customer fails to pay water charges, Irish Water will have to go to court to enforce payment.
# legislation - Saturday 30 November, 2013
European Court of Human Rights ordered immediate release of Miguel Ricart under an October ruling that has several violent convicts demanding their freedom.
# legislation - Thursday 28 November, 2013
To prepare for the end to derogation of the Irish language, more Irish speakers will be needed to translate EU documents.