Monthly Archives: April 2020

Remote Dáil Sitting – A Textual Analysis

Dr Seán Ó Conaill Reports emerged today that advice has been issued to TDs and Senators which suggests that the Houses of the Oireachtas cannot sit remotely because the text of the Constitution requires the Dáil to sit in a … Continue reading

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Remote Sittings of the Houses of the Oireachtas: A constitutional solution to a potential democratic deficit

Conor Casey, Hilary Hogan and Ciarán Toland SC With the rapid spread of the coronavirus, the Irish State has been confronted with its worst public health crisis in a century. In an odd twist of fate, it happens to have … Continue reading

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