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Symposium on European Union Affairs

Symposium on European Union Affairs

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Annual Report 2015

Annual Report 2015

Houses of the Oireachtas Commission publish Annual Report 2015

Dáil Reform

Dáil Reform

Read the final report of the sub-committee on Dáil Reform

An Caighdeán Oifigiúil 2016

An Caighdeán Oifigiúil 2016

Rannóg an Aistriúcháin publish an updated version of An Caighdeán Oifigiúil

See your Parliament at Work

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Plain English Guide

Plain English Guide

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2016 Dáil Election Results in Detail

2016 Dáil Election Results in Detail

Full breakdown of February's election results and transfer of votes

1916 Proclamation Exhibition

1916 Proclamation Exhibition

Signatories of the Proclamation of the Irish Republic - 1916: A Parliamentary Exhibition of State Art

Legislative Observatory 1992 - 2016

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Research Matters

Election Results infographic
This Infographic outlines key statistics from results of General Election 2016. It is in both English and Irish.

2016 General Election map booklet
The Oireachtas Library & Research Service has produced a short booklet for Oireachtas members that displays the results of the 2016 General election through maps. To download the booklet or individual maps please click here

The Irish language – a linguistic crisis? (English version)
Published September 2016
(Irish language version of this note under preparation - to be published shortly)
This Note has been drafted in the context of the Programme for a Partnership Government and the recent establishment of a Joint Oireachtas Committee focussing on the Irish language. It examines the situation of the Irish language from a national perspective and outlines the special situation of the Gaeltacht and the socio-linguistic crisis unfolding there

International human rights law: operation and impact
No. 2 of 2016 (Published 9 June 2016)
This Spotlight provides an overview of the operation of international human rights law. It seeks to highlight how international human rights law impacts upon Irish law as well as the work of parliament.

Economic Indicator August 2016


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