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The Minister for Justice, Helen McEntee TD, has today launched a public consultation that will inform the development of a scheme to disregard historic convictions related to consensual sexual activity between men.

The Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage, Darragh O’Brien TD, has today (3 November 2022) noted the decision of Mr Dave Walsh to retire early from his position as Chairperson of An Bord Pleanála on personal and family grounds.

The Taoiseach, Micheál Martin TD, Minister of State with responsibility for Forestry, Senator Pippa Hackett, and Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Charlie McConalogue T.D today announced a proposed investment by the Government of €1.3 billion in Irish forestry

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Charlie McConalogue T.D will today address a meeting of more than 45 agriculture Ministers from around the world at a major global conference in Paris, France.

The Minister of State for Trade Promotion, Digital and Company Regulation Dara Calleary TD welcomes the publication by the Personal Injuries Assessment Board (PIAB) of their third report on average award levels under the Personal Injury Guidelines.

Minister of State for European Affairs, Thomas Byrne T.D., represented Ireland at a UN Security Council meeting on Bosnia and Herzegovina which took place today, 2 November, in New York. The meeting followed the renewal of the EUFOR Operation Althea mandate for a further twelve months.

“The Centre Will Hold: Liberal Democracy and the Threat of Populism” Click above for speech

The Minister for Overseas Development and Diaspora, Colm Brophy TD, will chair a major European conference on the promotion of sustainability and global justice at Dublin Castle on Thursday and Friday of this week (November 3rd and 4th).

Minister for Justice Helen McEntee has today received Cabinet approval to establish a dedicated Planning and Environment division of the High Court.

 

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