Irish Nationality and Citizenship (Naturalisation of Minors Born in Ireland) Bill 2018 to return to Seanad for resumed Committee Stage

26 March 2021

Launch of the Born Here Belong Here petition at Leinster House
Mairéid McDevitt of MRCI signs Labour's petition calling for the restoration of birthright citizenship in Ireland. Also pictured, Senator Ivana Bacik, M, Lúgh and Dimphne Ó Braonáin, family members of former Labour Youth Chairperson Cormac Ó Braonáin.

 

The Labour Party’s Irish Nationality and Citizenship (Naturalisation of Minors Born in Ireland) Bill 2018 will return to the Seanad for resumed Committee Stage from 1:30pm-2:00pm today, Friday 26th March 2021.

 

 

Committee Stage debate had previously been adjourned on the 2nd December 2020 to facilitate further discussion with Minister for Justice Helen McEntee and her officials on how to advance elements of the legislation.

 

Irish Nationality and Citizenship (Naturalisation of Minors Born in Ireland) Bill 2018 to return to Seanad for resumed Committee Stage