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#Common Fisheries Policy

# common-fisheries-policy - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Penalty points for fishermen could be rolled out to encourage 'good behaviour' and avoid fines

The EU Commission has suspended more than €6 million in funding as a result of Ireland’s failure to establish a points system.

# common-fisheries-policy - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Seanad reform, wind energy and Irish prisoners in the UK

Everything happening in Leinster House today.

# common-fisheries-policy - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Iceland PM hits back in mackerel fishing row

Sigmundur Gunnlaugsson says that any EU sanctions would violate international trade law.

# common-fisheries-policy - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Coveney makes "major step" for Irish fishermen

The Minister for Agriculture has said that final negotiations on the Common Fisheries Policy are to begin soon.

# common-fisheries-policy - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

EU agriculture ministers to hold first vote on fishing discards

A meeting chaired by Simon Coveney will form the first steps in ending the discarding of fish by the end of the decade,

# common-fisheries-policy - Monday 28 January, 2013

Coveney to "force the pace" on agriculture policies in EU

The Agriculture Minister is taking part in the Agriculture and Fisheries

# common-fisheries-policy - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

EU deal means eventual ban on throwing back unwanted dead fish

A deal struck by ministers in the early hours of the morning will mean a phased approach to eliminating discards.