Independent Senator Lynn Ruane will second the Electoral Amendment (Voting At 16) Bill 2016 on Wednesday 29th March in Seanad Éireann. The legislation is being proposed by Senator Fintan Warfield of Sinn Féin and if passed through both Houses of the Oireachtas, would reduce the
I was delighted to co-sponsor & speak in favour of Senator Colm Burke's Civil Law (Missing Persons) Bill in the Seanad today and see it pass to committee stage.
The bill will go some way to providing families with a clear legal pathway forward in cases
I was proud to speak in favour of Senator Ged Nash's apology & exoneration bill in the Seanad yesterday and support the efforts to make amends for the historic wrongs carried out by the Irish state against the LGBT community.
A video of my speech can
I was delighted to see my amendment to the Government's Adoption (Amendment) Bill 2016 pass with majority support in the Seanad. I'd like to thank Fianna Fáil, Sinn Féin, Labour, Green Party and independent senators for their support.
As a result of my amendment, the legislation