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# age limit

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Garda recruitment age limit should be reconsidered, says justice minister
The Government hope to recruit 1,000 new gardaí by the end of the year.
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Hawaii is considering a law to ban cigarettes being sold to anyone under 100
The proposed law would effectively amount to a cigarette ban by 2024.
Most Irish people think there shouldn't be an upper age-limit for drivers
A further 38% said there should be an age limit, but disagreed on what the maximum age for drivers should be.
Poll: Should there be an upper age limit to running for public office?
David Norris suggested this week that people were afraid to raise Michael D’s age.
Minimum age limit for all forms of gambling to be set at 18
The new law also seeks to clarify the regulations surrounding lottos and raffles.
Katie Price says the age limit for cosmetic surgery should be higher
The model also said she would like to see cameras in nursing homes and better services for people with disabilities.
Revised bill would allow people to legally change their gender at age 16 or 17
However, a court order will be required, as well as certification from a doctor that the applicant is mature enough.
New reforms for taxi sector announced
The moves include new branding, and a system to enable passengers make sure the appropriate driver is in the vehicle.