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# consultation - Monday 6 April, 2020

Private consultants concerned about 'ethical dilemma' caused by temporary HSE contracts

Consulting rooms of those who sign the HSE contract will have to shut to current and future private outpatients.

# consultation - Friday 3 August, 2018

Public meetings on bus routes that will 'transform' Dublin have begun Consultation This post contains videos

Public meetings on bus routes that will 'transform' Dublin have begun

The first information session took place in Charlestown Shopping Centre in Finglas.

# consultation - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Should Ireland get rid of criminal penalties for drug possession? It has been successful elsewhere

A town hall meeting will be held this week in Dublin on the subject of looking into a health-led approach towards drug use in Ireland.

# consultation - Monday 4 June, 2018

Hundreds of Magdalene Laundry survivors gather in Dublin for two-day event

The women, many of them aged in their 80s, are gathering to discuss their experiences in Ireland’s Magdalene Laundry institutions.

# consultation - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

Waiting lists for occupational therapy shoot up a massive 50% in just two years

The huge lists may be just the tip of the iceberg – figures for those already undergoing treatment are not available according to the HSE.

# consultation - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

New routes, new buses and paying by card: 7,000 people have say on future of Dublin bus network

The consultation is closing on Friday 7 July, and people are being urged to give their responses before then.

# consultation - Thursday 4 May, 2017

Shane Ross wants 'to take on monopolies' with independent third terminal at Dublin Airport

A review into a new terminal would be launched in the next few days, Ross said.

# consultation - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

'The forgotten ones': Traveller protest over accommodation set to take place outside Dáil

A separate protest is also set to take place outside of the Dáil today about Traveller-specific accommodation.

# consultation - Monday 30 November, 2015

The Hailo for doctors app wants to take the pain out of regular GP visits

MeeDoc launched in Ireland today, and it wants to take the pain away from GP appointments for everyone.

# consultation - Friday 1 May, 2015

From The42 Government begins effort to ensure future Ireland Six Nations matches are 'free-to-air' TV Deal

Government begins effort to ensure future Ireland Six Nations matches are 'free-to-air'

Advertisements were placed in national press today.

# consultation - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Tax breaks are here to stay... but only for companies with BIG ideas

With the closing of the ‘Double Irish’ tax loophole, the government want to introduce a ‘Knowledge Development Box’.

# consultation - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

Most Irish people say they won't be able to buy a house next year

This comes after the closure of the Central Bank’s consultation process on new mortgage restrictions.

# consultation - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Eirgrid promises to be more 'community-focused'

The semi-state body wants to develop stronger relationships with stakeholders.

# consultation - Friday 21 November, 2014

South Dublin County Council will NOT be charging for child safety signs

Previously residents were required to pay €200 for a sign and pole and €120 for just the sign.

# consultation - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Waterford IT chair steps down to allow for 'new blood' amid merger controversy

Last month, Waterford IT pulled out of a planned merger with IT Carlow.

# consultation - Friday 24 October, 2014

'Half-baked madcap proposal' - TD criticises proposed north Dublin pipeline project

Independent Dublin TD Tommy Broughan raised his concerns in the Dáil yesterday.

# consultation - Monday 13 October, 2014

New census questions are this week's first cut-back casualty

Budget tightening means that the 2016 census will have no public consultation beforehand (although this has sprung from measures taken last year and the year before).

# consultation - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Expert group appointed to decide which conditions should automatically qualify for medical card

The public consultation process will get underway tomorrow.

# consultation - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Parents "cautiously" welcome withdrawal of proposal to amalgamate North Mon

The news follows protests by parents of the children attending the school.

# consultation - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

GPs invited to meet Dept of Health on free care for under-sixes

300 submissions were received on a draft contract related to how GPs will undertake the initiative.

# consultation - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Eirgrid receives thousands of submissions on pylon project

Minister Pat Rabbitte is expected to meet with the board and senior management of Eirgrid later this week.

# consultation - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

Guidelines for helping save money on health technologies are updated

The HIQA guidelines help healthcare professionals determine the financial implications of new technology.

# consultation - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

National College of Ireland staff to undertake industrial action

The industrial action could escalate into strike action if decided on by staff.

# consultation - Monday 16 September, 2013

Over to you: Dubliners asked for their thoughts on a directly elected mayor

A plebiscite vote will be held next year asking Dubliners whether they want an elected mayor or not.

# consultation - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

BAI: ‘There is a risk that Irish-made TV content could become marginalised’ Bai

BAI: ‘There is a risk that Irish-made TV content could become marginalised’

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland said it’s important that the lives and values of the Irish people be represented in TV programming.

# consultation - Sunday 24 June, 2012

New laws on prostitution 'must address trafficking problem'

A Fine Gael TD has said there are a number of shortfalls in the current laws which are being taken advantage of by traffickers.

# consultation - Friday 22 June, 2012

Sex trade consultation process welcomed by Immigrant Council

Justice minister Alan Shatter has announced details of a major new document which looks at whether prostitution laws should be changed.

# consultation - Sunday 6 May, 2012

From The42 Hodgson to seek advice from Capello ahead of Euros Consultation

Hodgson to seek advice from Capello ahead of Euros

The incoming England manager admits it will be difficult to remain focused on West Brom-related affairs as the season approaches its climax.

# consultation - Thursday 1 March, 2012

Submissions sought on septic tank regulation guidelines

The guidelines for septic tank regulation have been published by Minister Phil Hogan today. Submissions on the guidlines are now being sought.