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Monthly archive for July 2013

New legislation overhauls decision making process for vulnerable people

Wednesday 17th July Fine Gael TD for Kildare North, Anthony Lawlor, welcomes the publication today (Wednesday) of the Assisted Decision Making (Capacity) Bill 2013. This Bill will replace the Wards of Court system with a legal framework to support people in exercising their decision-making capacity so that

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Lawlor proposes review of Local Authority Planning Guidelines to deal with backlog in housing and create jobs

Tuesday 16th July 2013 Fine Gael TD for Kildare North, Anthony Lawlor, has today (Tuesday) called for a review of the Local Authority Planning Guidelines with a view to addressing the flawed Part V of the Planning and Development Act 2000 and ultimately give control of the construction

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Dáil Speech on Private Members Business on Mortgage Arrears: Wednesday 10th July

Deputy Anthony Lawlor: I hope Deputy Michael McGrath does not take what I have to say personally as my tirade is being launched at his party and organisation. Deputy Michael McGrath: I thought the Deputy would make a positive speech and talk about solutions. Deputy Anthony Lawlor:

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Dáil Speech on Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill (Monday 1st July 2013)

I outlined my position previously in the Dáil following publication of the expert group report last December and there is no point in my reiterating the points I made on that occasion. I support the Bill, which is restrictive and will ensure that terminations do not become

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