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# eu-directive - Saturday 3 February, 2018

Details of all air passengers travelling from Ireland could be sent to Europe and US under new laws

Ireland has to introduce new legislation to comply with an EU directive by May.

# eu-directive - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Gardaí will be legally entitled to rest breaks under new legislation

Gardaí who had worked eight hour shifts, without any breaks, while on witness protection duty brought the challenge against the ban.

# eu-directive - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

Minister says gardaí can no longer be required to work without rest or meal breaks

At present gardaí are excluded from an EU working time directive which states that people working longer than six-hour shifts be granted rest and meal breaks.

# eu-directive - Monday 15 June, 2015

Get treated anywhere in the EU and the HSE can pick up the bill

There has been an office in place to administer the Cross-Border Healthcare Directive since February.

# eu-directive - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

IMO: There will be disruption during next week's doctors' strike

The junior doctors’ day of action had been delayed but the IMO said the strike will take place next Tuesday, 8 October.

# eu-directive - Friday 23 August, 2013

Column: We have to do much more to increase organ transplant rates

The Seanad has made the correct decision not to annul a Statutory Instrument on organ donation and transplantation – but much improvement is still needed in the area, writes Senator Colm Burke.

# eu-directive - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

"We cannot debate everything" - Alex White

Alex White conceded that there are deficiencies in how Ireland approves EU directives, but said that there is no way that Ireland could debate everything.

# eu-directive - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

No milk today: Drop in how much milk Irish people are drinking

But even with the decrease, Irish people are still drinking more than 9 litres of milk per month EACH.

# eu-directive - Monday 21 January, 2013

"It's a killer" - Junior doctors still forced to work 36-hour shifts Exclusive

A source also told that he works “about 70 hours a week on average” and is often not paid overtime.

# eu-directive - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Public views sought on data protection proposals

The Department of Justice is asking people to submit their views on the European Commission’s proposals to strengthen protections for individuals

# eu-directive - Friday 29 April, 2011

Eight out of ten consumers want herbal medicines regulated

A new regulatory system for herbal products comes into effect across the EU from Sunday 1 May.