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Open Letter to Government calling for release of 1926 Census of Ireland

From: Jillian van Turnhout, via email: jillianvanturnhout@gmail.com 14 July 2016 Dear Taoiseach, Enda, It is great to see the 2016 Census data released – and I know this is only top level figures. However, it reminded me of the quest for … Read more »

April 2016 – My final newsletter

Please click below to access my final Newsletter and find out more about the contributions I’ve been making and events I’ve been attended, both inside and outside the Oireachtas: April 2016 Newsletter

Children’s Rights Alliance lecture marking the work of Jillian van Turnhout

Children’s Rights Alliance lecture marking the work of Jillian van Turnhout Senator in Seanad Éireann from 2011 to 2016 in The Ark, A Cultural Centre for Children 13 April 2016 Speech by Jillian van Turnhout Thank you Children’s Rights Alliance … Read more »

Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Bill 2013: Report and Final Stages

I move amendment No. 3: In page 10, between lines 24 and 25, to insert the following:” “best interpretation” means the interpretation of the relevant person’s past and present communication (using all forms of communication, including, where relevant, total communication, … Read more »