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# New Law

This year
Mandatory drug testing of drivers involved in serious collisions to come into effect on Friday
Children as young as seven targeted by gangs to engage in crime, Justice Minister says
Last year
New laws requiring quad bike users to wear helmets and do safety training come into effect
Rate of pay for domestic violence leave should be worked out by end of summer, says minister
All time
'I am available to play for the Wallabies' - Former All-Black Kerr-Barlow eyes up shock switch
Adopted people to get access to their birth certs and other records under new legislation
Adopted people will no longer have to attend mandatory information session when seeking records
You won't be able to use supermarket loyalty points to get discounts on alcohol from today
Drivers who dangerously overtake cyclists face automatic fine and penalty points from today
Companies that break new alcohol advertisement rules will face fines and jail time
Missing persons' families will be allowed bypass a seven-year wait to declare them dead from this week
Both parents in some female same-sex relationships can now be named on a child's birth certificate
Bill which aims to force banks to ask for permission before selling mortgages to vulture funds passes in the Dáil
Fast-tracked: Ticket touting law to ban above-face-value resales to come before the Dáil next week
Same-sex couples will be able to use ‘parent’ on birth certificates under new law
Cabinet approves proposed law around highlighting gender pay gap in companies
Sex offender information may be disclosed to 'necessary people' under proposed new law
Drivers will soon have to observe a minimum passing distance when overtaking cyclists
'People are getting exploited': New law aims to ensure waiting staff get their tips
Denmark has confiscated thousands of euros from immigrants under controversial new laws
Roscommon men fined for illegally docking puppies' tails
Doctors would have to admit mistakes under new law
People in Iran could face up to 74 lashes ... for walking a dog
Did you have to give up your health insurance? Here's how Leo Varadkar wants to help
Ever wanted to ask the Gardaí something about their records? Now you can
Poll: Should the wearing of hoodies be banned to prevent crime?
New legislation makes re-trials possible