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Oireachtas Justice Committee Examines Community Court System – David Stanton

Last week, the Oireachtas Justice Committee held a hearing on the feasibility of introducing a Community Courts system in Ireland. Community Courts, if established, would deal with low level public…

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Justice Committee to start hearings on community courts

The feasibility of introducing a Community Courts system in Ireland will be the focus of the Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality at its afternoon meeting tomorrow, Wednesday, 29th January…

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Justice Committee to consider Fines (Payment and Recovery) Bill 2013

Minister for Justice and Equality Alan Shatter TD will attend the Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality tomorrow, Wednesday, 22nd January for the committee stage of the Fines (Payment and…

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Justice Committee to resume consideration of Legal Services Regulation Bill 2011

The Legal Services Regulation Bill will be the focus of the Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality when it meets with the Minister for Justice and Equality Alan Shatter tomorrow,…

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Justice Committee to mark National Missing Persons Day – David Stanton TD

The first national Missing Persons Day, which takes place, today, Wednesday, 4th December 2013 is an opportunity for us all to remember those who have gone missing, to recognise the…

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Justice Committee seeks submissions on Community Courts

The Joint Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality is seeking submissions from interested groups or individuals in relation to its proposed study on the feasibility of introducing a Community Courts…

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It’s time we answered the Summer Time question – Stanton

Summer Time has been extended by 4 weeks in US Speaking before clocks are due to go back this weekend, signalling the end to Summer Time, Fine Gael Cork East…

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Justice Committee to start hearings on Gambling Control Bill

The Joint Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality will start its hearings on the General Scheme of Gambling Control Bill tomorrow, Wednesday, 2nd October 2013 when it will hear from…

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Justice Committee to discuss EU matters with Minister Shatter

The achievements of the Irish Presidency in the Justice and Home Affairs area and the forthcoming Justice and Home Affairs Council meeting will be on the agenda of the Joint…

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Justice Committee recommends law banning the purchase of sexual services

A law criminalising people who pay for sex through prostitution should be introduced in Ireland, according to a new report from the Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality published last…

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Justice Committee to meet Members Designate of the Irish Human Rights Equality Commission

The Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality will meet with nominees for Members Designate of the Irish Human Rights Equality Commission at its meeting tomorrow, Wednesday, 22nd May 2013. Committee…

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Justice Committee to consider value for money report on Reserve Defence Force

The Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality will consider the Value for Money report on the Reserve Defence Force with the Minister for Defence Alan Shatter TD and also with…

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