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Sinn Féin is against politicians being garda vetted
Dublin city councillors are due to debate a motion calling for them and other elected politicians to be garda vetted.
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Garda vetting of 36,000 teachers will wait until after new laws are brought in
The minister also wants fitness to teach hearings to be held in public.
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Garda vetting times have improved by over 50%
Nearly 160,000 people have applied so far this year.