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Friday 8 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Moratorium

This year
Extending eviction ban would reduce number of rental properties even more, says O'Brien
The Housing Minister formally announced today that the eviction moratorium will be lifted from 31 March
Ban on electricity and gas disconnections extended to the end of March for all customers
The moratorium was due to end on 28 February.
All time
Moratorium on electricity and gas disconnections to be lifted on 1 June
The moratorium was put in place to help customers for the duration of the Covid-19 restrictions.
CRU announces new moratorium on electricity and gas disconnections
The commission has encouraged everyone to continue paying bills to avoid a build-up of debt.
North Korea's Kim Jong Un declares end to test moratoriums and threatens 'new' weapon
The US was swift to respond, with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urging Kim to “take a different course”.
No Education Welfare Officers in Dublin 3, 5 or 17
The Children’s Minister, James Reilly, says the system is being reorganised.
No rules to stop #euref campaigns from continuing on social media
They can’t talk about it, but they can tweet about it. Political parties take to social media to continue campaigning.
Referendum roundup: 2 days to go
Austerity treaty, stability treaty or somewhere in between? keeps you up to date with our evening Fiscal Compact referendum bulletin.
Poll: Should there still be a moratorium on election broadcasts?
While broadcasters will be barred from election coverage from Wednesday lunchtime, island voters will already have voted.
HSE recruitment moratorium 'destructive and irrational', say health staff
That’s according to members of the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, who will hold their 93rd annual conference this week. The theme for the event this year is ‘Safe care – safe practice – no compromise’.
Who has the civil service employed this year?
Some exceptions to the hiring moratorium have been granted by the Government – including posts for judiciary criers – but there was no place for new staff to answer calls made to the emergency services.
Templemore recruitment moratorium criticised
There will be no new recruits admitted to Templemore, the garda training centre, for the next two years.
Broadcasting Authority revises election moratorium rules
Broadcasters will now be allowed to cover election material until 2pm on the day before polling, a move welcomed by TV3.