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# motion - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Government WILL publish report of Expert Group on abortion ruling
# Abortion
# Abortion

Government WILL publish report of Expert Group on abortion ruling

Nov 20th 2012, 4:32 PM 2,847 Views 15 Comments

James Reilly wants to publish the report on the A, B and C ruling after it’s discussed by ministers next Tuesday morning.

TDs won't get to vote on Sinn Féin's abortion motion. Here's why
# Savita
# Savita

TDs won't get to vote on Sinn Féin's abortion motion. Here's why

Nov 20th 2012, 11:00 AM 7,871 Views 59 Comments

Dáil procedures mean a minister can almost unilaterally replace an opposition motion with one more favourable to the government.

# motion - Sunday 18 November, 2012

Sinn Féin calls for all-party support for its X Case motion
# Sinn Féin
# Sinn Féin

Sinn Féin calls for all-party support for its X Case motion

Nov 18th 2012, 12:43 PM 4,348 Views 41 Comments

The party will table the motion for legislation for the X Case in the Dáil this coming week.

# motion - Friday 16 November, 2012

Sinn Féin to table Dáil motion calling for legislation for X Case
# Legislation
# Legislation

Sinn Féin to table Dáil motion calling for legislation for X Case

Nov 16th 2012, 6:22 PM 5,274 Views 105 Comments

Meanwhile, Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore has met with the Indian Ambassador to Ireland, Debashish Chakravarti, to discuss the death of Savita Halappanavar.

# motion - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Crown "disappointed" as Oireachtas committee votes against smoking ban at Leinster House
# Smoking Ban
# Smoking Ban

Crown "disappointed" as Oireachtas committee votes against smoking ban at Leinster House

Nov 15th 2012, 12:52 PM 8,695 Views 52 Comments

Finian McGrath TD, who was against the motion, said he was “delighted” the committee showed some “common sense” on proposed ban on campus.

# motion - Friday 26 October, 2012

Motion passed for county boards to sign up to players' charter
# CONFIRMED
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# CONFIRMED

Motion passed for county boards to sign up to players' charter

Oct 26th 2012, 5:50 PM 963 Views 0 Comments

It has also been decided that the idea of combined Ulster Hurling squads will be further explored.

# motion - Monday 24 September, 2012

Poll: Should Health Minister James Reilly stay - or go?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Health Minister James Reilly stay - or go?

Sep 24th 2012, 10:06 AM 10,557 Views 95 Comments

The Health Minister has been facing yet more criticism. But should he resign, or stay and continue his reform of the health system?

# motion - Thursday 20 September, 2012

VIDEO: Róisín Shortall's not-so-ringing endorsement of James Reilly
# Health
# Health

VIDEO: Róisín Shortall's not-so-ringing endorsement of James Reilly

Sep 20th 2012, 7:58 AM 5,058 Views 44 Comments

The junior health minister voted in favour of James Reilly last night – but only after a four-minute critique of his performance.

# motion - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Reilly wins confidence vote as Taoiseach and Tánaiste state their support
# No Confidence
# No Confidence

Reilly wins confidence vote as Taoiseach and Tánaiste state their support

Sep 19th 2012, 9:30 PM 9,513 Views 55 Comments

The Fianna Fáil proposed motion of no confidence in the Health Minister was defeated but junior health minister Róisín Shortall did not mention or refer to James Reilly once during her statement.

James Reilly faces motion of no confidence today
# Dáil Éireann
# Dáil Éireann

James Reilly faces motion of no confidence today

Sep 19th 2012, 7:15 AM 3,097 Views 26 Comments

Vote due this evening on Health Minister after Fianna Fáil proposes that Reilly’s performance has in power has resulted “in more chaos” across the health service.

# motion - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Rabbitte rallies to support of Reilly during debate on no confidence motion
# No Confidence
# No Confidence

Rabbitte rallies to support of Reilly during debate on no confidence motion

Sep 18th 2012, 9:25 PM 8,763 Views 59 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s decision to table a motion of no confidence in Health Minister James Reilly tonight drew criticism from the government benches during a heated debate.

# motion - Monday 3 September, 2012

Dublin City Council votes 'Yes' to marriage equality
# Gay Marriage
# Gay Marriage

Dublin City Council votes 'Yes' to marriage equality

Sep 3rd 2012, 10:47 PM 8,697 Views 116 Comments

Gay rights’ groups welcome the move as Dublin follows Cork in lending support to same-sex civil marriages.

# motion - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

Proposal to bring Bill to move referendum date rejected
# Referendum
# Referendum

Proposal to bring Bill to move referendum date rejected

May 22nd 2012, 10:18 PM 2,838 Views 37 Comments

The proposal by Independent TDs was voted down in the Dáil this evening.

# motion - Friday 4 May, 2012

Opposition TDs force Dáil debate on domiciliary care allowance
# Cuts
# Cuts

Opposition TDs force Dáil debate on domiciliary care allowance

May 4th 2012, 9:29 AM 2,206 Views 5 Comments

The allowance is given to the carer of children with severe disabilities who need close supervision. Opposition TDs say there have been significant problems with the payment recently.

# motion - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Turf cutters welcome Dáil motion
# Turf Cutters
# Turf Cutters

Turf cutters welcome Dáil motion

Mar 8th 2012, 10:20 AM 1,446 Views 14 Comments

Thousands of people gathered outside the Dáil yesterday to demonstrate against the closure of raised bogs. Today, they welcomed yesterday’s Dáil motion in support of turf cutters.

# motion - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

Union calls for national mortgage strikes
# Strike
# Strike

Union calls for national mortgage strikes

Jul 6th 2011, 10:46 AM 1,069 Views 30 Comments

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation has proposed the motion at the conference run by the Irish Congress of Trade Unions today.

# motion - Thursday 31 March, 2011

Michael Lowry refuses to resign after official request
# Michael Lowry
# Michael Lowry

Michael Lowry refuses to resign after official request

Mar 31st 2011, 11:49 AM 1,100 Views 0 Comments

Motion of censure passed against Lowry who says not a day has passed in 14 years where he has not been “abused and villified”.