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# regulations - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

Pilot flight hours restricted by EU vote but unions not happy
# Flight Time
# Flight Time

Pilot flight hours restricted by EU vote but unions not happy

Oct 9th 2013, 2:42 PM 7,134 Views 16 Comments

Rest days have been increased and night flights shortened but unions in Ireland and Britain say it could effectively increase flight times in some states.

# regulations - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

'Violent outrages' and 'general humiliations' targeted as thousands of obsolete laws cut
# Off The Books
# Off The Books

'Violent outrages' and 'general humiliations' targeted as thousands of obsolete laws cut

Sep 25th 2013, 4:20 PM 10,362 Views 46 Comments

Outdated proclamations, including one from King George III calling for a ‘general fast and humiliation’ are set for the chop as part of an overhaul of the statute book

# regulations - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

ISPCA at "breaking point" dealing with increased calls for help
# Animal Welfare
# Animal Welfare

ISPCA at "breaking point" dealing with increased calls for help

Aug 6th 2013, 6:45 AM 5,863 Views 16 Comments

The ISPCA received 1,524 calls over the whole of 2012 – and has taken 1,372 calls so far this year.

# regulations - Sunday 7 July, 2013

Fireworks in the US have shrunk over decades
# Damp Squib
# Damp Squib

Fireworks in the US have shrunk over decades

Jul 7th 2013, 5:30 PM 7,446 Views 7 Comments

Urban sprawl means organisers have to rein it in.

# regulations - Monday 1 July, 2013

Childcare providers who breach regulations could be fined €100,000
# Children
# Children

Childcare providers who breach regulations could be fined €100,000

Jul 1st 2013, 6:55 PM 4,041 Views 10 Comments

An amendment bill tabled by Fianna Fáil would see the fines being brought into place.

Strict new Dublin rubbish laws restrict collection times
# Waste Not
# Waste Not

Strict new Dublin rubbish laws restrict collection times

Jul 1st 2013, 10:38 AM 12,738 Views 25 Comments

Rubbish can’t be put out until after 6pm on the day before it is collected in Dublin – and waste trucks can only operate from 6am to 9pm in residential areas.

# regulations - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Central Bank given power to pre-approve Credit Union managers
# Shake Up
# Shake Up

Central Bank given power to pre-approve Credit Union managers

Jun 20th 2013, 11:28 AM 3,845 Views 22 Comments

The new rules will apply to 250 of the country’s 300 credit unions.

# regulations - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

'Burials without coffins' could save families money
# Burial
# Burial

'Burials without coffins' could save families money

May 7th 2013, 3:18 PM 24,525 Views 93 Comments

The Department of the Environment announced rule changes today to facilitate the increase in Muslim burials.

# regulations - Monday 6 May, 2013

Fancy getting your teeth whitened? You need to know this
# Pearly Whites
# Pearly Whites

Fancy getting your teeth whitened? You need to know this

May 6th 2013, 6:30 PM 65,157 Views 57 Comments

Beware of gum burns – and why lasers are not really the answer to getting your gnashers glowing.

# regulations - Friday 8 March, 2013

Parental leave extended from 14 weeks to 18 weeks
# Parental Leave
# Parental Leave

Parental leave extended from 14 weeks to 18 weeks

Mar 8th 2013, 10:12 PM 41,881 Views 73 Comments

Parents returning back to work from parental leave will also be allowed to request a change in their working hours or pattern.

# regulations - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Irish smokers start at lower age than any other EU country
# Advertising
# Advertising

Irish smokers start at lower age than any other EU country

Dec 20th 2012, 7:30 AM 3,818 Views 32 Comments

A new report from the European Commission showed that 51 per cent of people in Europe have never smoked and one fifth have given up.

# regulations - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Aviva fined €2.45 million by the Central Bank for breached regulations
# Fined
# Fined

Aviva fined €2.45 million by the Central Bank for breached regulations

Dec 19th 2012, 3:01 PM 4,295 Views 7 Comments

Two subsidiaries of Aviva have been fined €1.225 million each for breach of regulations.

# regulations - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

One third of au pairs feel exploited - study
# Regulations
# Regulations

One third of au pairs feel exploited - study

Dec 18th 2012, 9:13 AM 6,721 Views 34 Comments

The Migrant Rights Centre is calling for the government to introduce legislation to deal with the issue.

# regulations - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Abortion report identifies 'constitutionally, legally, procedurally sound' option
# Abortion
# Abortion

Abortion report identifies 'constitutionally, legally, procedurally sound' option

Nov 27th 2012, 4:26 PM 5,389 Views 17 Comments

The expert group report makes no recommendation but provides options for Ireland to deal with the ECHR ruling on abortion. The government will make a decision on which option to go for by the end of the year.

# regulations - Monday 26 November, 2012

Junior Minister wants free Dáil vote on any X Case legislation
# Abortion
# Abortion

Junior Minister wants free Dáil vote on any X Case legislation

Nov 26th 2012, 8:33 AM 3,189 Views 17 Comments

The issue of abortion will dominate this week’s political agenda as the expert group report is expected to be published.

# regulations - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Report vindicates belief that State is not responsible for pyrite problems - Hogan
# Building
# Building

Report vindicates belief that State is not responsible for pyrite problems - Hogan

Oct 18th 2012, 7:20 PM 7,338 Views 50 Comments

He added, however, that he supports the affected homeowners who have been suffering for “far too long”.

# regulations - Wednesday 12 September, 2012

French fishing boat detained by naval service
# At Sea
# At Sea

French fishing boat detained by naval service

Sep 12th 2012, 1:37 PM 5,229 Views 18 Comments

The boat was stopped off the Cork coast late last night and will be handed over to Gardaí.

# regulations - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

11 closure orders served on businesses in August
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

11 closure orders served on businesses in August

Sep 4th 2012, 12:23 PM 14,600 Views 22 Comments

The FSAI has said it is concerned about the continuously high number of closure orders this year.

# regulations - Monday 30 July, 2012

Naval service detain Irish fishing boat
# Fishing
# Fishing

Naval service detain Irish fishing boat

Jul 30th 2012, 4:32 PM 4,908 Views 4 Comments

The vessel was detained off the coast of Clare and is being held over an alleged breach of fishing regulations.

# regulations - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Tony Blair says hanging the bankers won't help
# Don't Hang The Bankers?
# Don't Hang The Bankers?

Tony Blair says hanging the bankers won't help

Jul 24th 2012, 6:11 PM 4,762 Views 40 Comments

Blair said he is looking to move back into British public life and hopes to take on an international political job.

# regulations - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

Column: Another Priory Hall is coming down the tracks. Here's why.
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Another Priory Hall is coming down the tracks. Here's why.

May 22nd 2012, 7:30 PM 115 Views 18 Comments

Phil Hogan is planning to introduce new regulations which are meant to make for better buildings. He’s making a major mistake, writes Mike Morris.

# regulations - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

New regulations to address dry cleaning certificate monopoly
# Dry Cleaning
# Dry Cleaning

New regulations to address dry cleaning certificate monopoly

May 15th 2012, 7:15 AM 3,164 Views 5 Comments

Just one company is currently providing mandatory certificates for dry cleaning operators.

# regulations - Friday 20 April, 2012

City Council delays Priory Hall appeal to allow ‘resolution process’
# Priory Hall
# Priory Hall

City Council delays Priory Hall appeal to allow ‘resolution process’

Apr 20th 2012, 6:11 PM 2,118 Views 24 Comments

Dublin City Council tells the Supreme Court it will not continue its appeal over the costs for rehousing the Priory Hall residents.

# regulations - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Kenny holds ad hoc meeting with Priory Hall residents - but promises little
# Celtic Tiger
# Celtic Tiger

Kenny holds ad hoc meeting with Priory Hall residents - but promises little

Apr 18th 2012, 3:41 PM 4,363 Views 50 Comments

Residents of the Priory Hall complex doorstepped the Taoiseach as he visited a nearby industrial estate for a jobs announcement.

# regulations - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

An Taisce expects more problems in buildings 'thrown up' during Celtic Tiger
# Bad Planning
# Bad Planning

An Taisce expects more problems in buildings 'thrown up' during Celtic Tiger

Apr 17th 2012, 7:00 AM 3,768 Views 14 Comments

The trust has called for some serious changes to Ireland’s planning enforcement laws and court procedures.

# regulations - Thursday 22 March, 2012

Call for stronger regulations on moneylenders
# Moneylenders
# Moneylenders

Call for stronger regulations on moneylenders

Mar 22nd 2012, 7:55 AM 1,360 Views 6 Comments

The Central Bank has been urged to strengthen regulations on moneylenders in the light of newly released figures that suggest increasing numbers of families are turning to them.

# regulations - Friday 2 December, 2011

Report on Portlaoise nursing unit released
# HIQA
# HIQA

Report on Portlaoise nursing unit released

Dec 2nd 2011, 9:01 AM 1,211 Views 0 Comments

The HIQA report was positive about St Brigid’s Hospital – but the HSE said last month that it is to be closed on a phased basis.