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# birth information bill

Last year
Opinion: Last week, birth information became accessible - but the law doesn't go far enough
Adoption rights campaigner Claire McGettrick says the State’s recent conduct in this area must be recognised as a war of attrition.
Adopted people will finally get access to records after President signs Bill into law
The Bill provides for the release of an adopted person’s birth certificate and early life information.
Opinion: Our rights as adopted people will not be enshrined in law, they'll be in grave danger
Adoption rights campaigner Claire McGettrick responds to the new Birth Information and Tracing Bill.