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#Constitutional Reform

# constitutional-reform - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Opinion: Parliamentary privileges extended to TDs and Senators should be reconsidered

Parliamentary privilege allows TDs to make ‘unfounded, unsubstantiated or malicious allegations against any member of the public’, writes John Jacob of the AGSI.

# constitutional-reform - Monday 23 April, 2012

Column: What kind of Constitutional Convention do you want?

The upcoming exploration of what reforms should be made to the Irish Constitution is a good time for us to make sure socio-economic rights and equality are set in stone for the future.

# constitutional-reform - Friday 9 March, 2012’s progress report for the Government: Constitutional reform

Political reform was a hot topic in the election that saw Fine Gael and Labour take power. So what’s happened since?

# constitutional-reform - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

The Fiscal Compact Referendum: What are we voting on and why?

Here’s’s guide to Ireland’s referendum on the new fiscal treaty.

# constitutional-reform - Sunday 8 May, 2011

Ecuador's president says referendum win is a triumph for the 'citizen's revolution'

A 10-question ballot paper asked voters in Ecuador to decide on changes to the judiciary and media regulation amongst other things.

# constitutional-reform - Monday 21 March, 2011

Majority votes 'yes' to Egyptian constitutional reforms

Over three-quarters of voters who turned out to poll yesterday have accepted reforms sponsored by Egypt’s ruling military, paving the way for early presidential and parliamentary elections.