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# passed - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

'A great victory': Onshore fracking is just one step away from being completely banned in Ireland
# Final Stages
# Final Stages

'A great victory': Onshore fracking is just one step away from being completely banned in Ireland

Jun 28th 2017, 5:48 PM 15,945 Views 59 Comments

The Petroleum and Other Minerals Development (Prohibition of Onshore Hydraulic Fracturing) Bill 2016 will be signed into law by the president in the coming days.

# passed - Saturday 25 February, 2017

The All-Ireland senior football and hurling finals are moving to August
# Historic
From The42
# Historic

The All-Ireland senior football and hurling finals are moving to August

Feb 25th 2017, 11:30 AM 29,907 Views 20 Comments

Extra-time is also coming in with replays restricted to provincial and All-Ireland finals.

The controversial 'Super 8' is coming into the All-Ireland SFC for three years from 2018
# Passed
From The42
# Passed

The controversial 'Super 8' is coming into the All-Ireland SFC for three years from 2018

Feb 25th 2017, 10:53 AM 46,390 Views 77 Comments

The restructuring of the football championship was passed in Croke Park today.

# passed - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Man and woman who 'feel sexually attracted to animals' challenge law forbidding sex with animals
# Germany
# Germany

Man and woman who 'feel sexually attracted to animals' challenge law forbidding sex with animals

Feb 18th 2016, 10:38 PM 58,532 Views 58 Comments

The challenge was thrown out.

# passed - Friday 11 September, 2015

Ireland backs vote as Palestinian flag set to fly over United Nations
# Passed
# Passed

Ireland backs vote as Palestinian flag set to fly over United Nations

Sep 11th 2015, 12:21 PM 11,410 Views 120 Comments

Palestine and the Vatican are the only two observer states in the UN.

# passed - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Watch the moment a nervous student got the Leaving Cert points she needed
# Fair Play
# Fair Play

Watch the moment a nervous student got the Leaving Cert points she needed

Aug 13th 2015, 6:03 PM 18,660 Views 12 Comments

Be warned: there is screaming.

# passed - Sunday 24 May, 2015

8 reasons why Ireland voted YES to same-sex marriage
# How The Ref Was Won
# How The Ref Was Won

8 reasons why Ireland voted YES to same-sex marriage

May 24th 2015, 7:30 AM 34,274 Views 121 Comments

It was a long, gruelling campaign that’s resulted in a historic decision by the Irish people.

# passed - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Dublin city councillors vote against fluoride
# Water Works
# Water Works

Dublin city councillors vote against fluoride

Oct 7th 2014, 11:34 AM 20,280 Views 359 Comments

We spoke to a councillor who proposed the motion, and a councillor opposed to it.

# passed - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Clock-hooter system voted in for 2014 GAA senior inter-county championship games
# Passed
From The42
# Passed

Clock-hooter system voted in for 2014 GAA senior inter-county championship games

Feb 22nd 2014, 11:00 AM 4,774 Views 7 Comments

84.2% of delegates at GAA Congress this morning voted in favour of the motion.

# passed - Friday 25 October, 2013

Dáil passes Social Welfare Bill which implements Budget 2014 cuts
# Budget 2014
# Budget 2014

Dáil passes Social Welfare Bill which implements Budget 2014 cuts

Oct 25th 2013, 9:51 PM 10,396 Views 88 Comments

The bill now goes to the Seanad the week after next.

# passed - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Poll: How will you vote in the Seanad referendum?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: How will you vote in the Seanad referendum?

Oct 1st 2013, 9:20 AM 20,161 Views 255 Comments

Do you want the Seanad saved or abolished?

# passed - Sunday 11 November, 2012

So the Children's Referendum has passed - what happens next?
# Referendum
# Referendum

So the Children's Referendum has passed - what happens next?

Nov 11th 2012, 4:13 PM 11,225 Views 82 Comments

The Yes vote has been passed, but issues could remain around turnout, Saturday voting, and whether the result will be challenged.

# passed - Friday 26 October, 2012

Motion passed for county boards to sign up to players' charter
# CONFIRMED
From The42
# CONFIRMED

Motion passed for county boards to sign up to players' charter

Oct 26th 2012, 5:50 PM 961 Views 0 Comments

It has also been decided that the idea of combined Ulster Hurling squads will be further explored.