Articles posted in 'Social welfare Bill debates'

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1 Debates: Social welfare Bill

The Dail approved, on second stage, the Social welfare and pensions (miscellaneous provisions) Bill, 2013 (Dail Eireann, Debates, 30th May 2013, 733-799).  Introducing the legislation, the Minister for Social Protection, Joan Burton, explained that its purpose was to bring in…

Social welfare and pensions Bill, 2012: focus on lone parents

The principal debate in April was the Social welfare and pensions Bill, which gives legal effect to the welfare decisions of the 2012 budget announced last December (Dail Eireann, Debates, 18th April 2012, 583-609; 19th April, 119-141; 24th April, 336-357;…

Oireachtas Brief §12 December 2010 (1) Budget 2011

Welcome to Oireachtas Brief, the information service for social justice NGOs and voluntary sector activists interested in issues of poverty and social exclusion in the Oireachtas.  Oireachtas Brief is provided by The Wheel and the European Anti Poverty Network (EAPN)…

Social welfare Bill, 2010

‘In line with international experience’ The Social welfare (miscellaneous provisions) Bill, 2010 was introduced in the Dail by the Minister for Social Protection, Eamon O Cuiv (Dail Eireann, Debates, 16th June 2010, 409 – 424, 449-468, 513-534; 17th June, 641-671;…