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#Legislate

# legislate - Monday 29 July, 2013

Column: Here's what a politician does during the summer
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Here's what a politician does during the summer

Jul 29th 2013, 7:30 PM 101 Views 39 Comments

The Dáil and Seanad may not be voting but that doesn’t mean TDs and Senators are on holidays. In fact, the summer months are when a lot of important work gets done, writes Anne Ferris TD.

# legislate - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Poll: Should the government legislate for assisted suicide with safeguards?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the government legislate for assisted suicide with safeguards?

Apr 30th 2013, 10:48 AM 6,366 Views 59 Comments

Yesterday, Marie Fleming was told in the Supreme Court that her ‘right to die’ appeal was being dismissed – but a judge said that the Oireachtas could legislate to deal with cases such as this.

# legislate - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Labour "has not voted against idea of legislating for abortion", says TD
# Labour
# Labour

Labour "has not voted against idea of legislating for abortion", says TD

Nov 29th 2012, 10:07 PM 5,876 Views 36 Comments

Deputy Ann Phelan made the comment following the defeat of Clare Daly TD’s abortion bill in the Dáil last night.

# legislate - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Government WILL publish report of Expert Group on abortion ruling
# Abortion
# Abortion

Government WILL publish report of Expert Group on abortion ruling

Nov 20th 2012, 4:32 PM 2,858 Views 15 Comments

James Reilly wants to publish the report on the A, B and C ruling after it’s discussed by ministers next Tuesday morning.

# legislate - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Thousands attend rally in Dublin city centre
# Savita
# Savita

Thousands attend rally in Dublin city centre

Nov 17th 2012, 6:05 PM 30,020 Views 192 Comments

Gardaí said that between 10 – 12,000 people attended the rally, which was one of a number held around the country in the the wake of the death of Savita Halappanavar.

# legislate - Friday 16 November, 2012

Sinn Féin to table Dáil motion calling for legislation for X Case
# Legislation
# Legislation

Sinn Féin to table Dáil motion calling for legislation for X Case

Nov 16th 2012, 6:22 PM 5,292 Views 105 Comments

Meanwhile, Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore has met with the Indian Ambassador to Ireland, Debashish Chakravarti, to discuss the death of Savita Halappanavar.

# legislate - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Poll: Should Ireland legislate on the X Case ruling?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland legislate on the X Case ruling?

Nov 15th 2012, 10:42 AM 17,037 Views 192 Comments

It has been 20 years since the Supreme Court ruled on the X Case but no legislation has been brought forward. Is now the time?