The purpose of the legislation before the House today is to establish a statutory framework for the Oireachtas to conduct inquiries within the current constitutional framework, as set down by the Supreme Court in the Maguire case, also known as the Abbeylara judgment. I know that Minister Howlin strongly supports...
Dublin Bay North Labour TD Seán Kenny has welcomed the clear reminder to local authorities that Minister Jan O'Sullivan will invoke her legal powers to clamp down on poor planning decisions at local level. "This week, in a circular sent to all local authorities, the Minister gave notice of her...
I want to welcome the introduction of the Taxi Regulation Bill 2012, which deals with the requirement to strengthen the enforcement of the taxi regulations and, in order to ensure a robust legislative framework for these new enforcement provisions, to replace the Taxi Regulation Act 2003. We are coming from...
Elected as a Labour TD in the 2011 General Election. He is a member of two Oireachtas Committees - Environment, Transport, Culture & the Gaeltacht and Justice, Defence & Equality.
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