Submissions

Submission to the Equality Authority in Relation to a Proposed Amendment of the Employment Equality Acts 1998/2011

By nclcadmin Wednesday, 13th November 2013 | 0 comments
Filed under: 2013.
This submission relates to a proposed amendment to Section 37 of the Employment Equality Acts 1998/2011. Our interest in this matter derives from our work in the area of Employment and Equality law and specifically in representing individuals, in particular employees, who have been subjected to discrimination in the workplace in respect of the nine grounds protected under the Employment Equality Acts 1998/2011 (EEA).

CLMSubmission to the Review Group on Mobility Allowance and the Motorised Transport Grant

By nclcadmin Monday, 1st April 2013 | 0 comments
Filed under: 2013.
CLM made the following submission for consideration in the review of the Mobility Allowance and Motorised Transport Grant schemes. The principle aim of this submission is to highlight the importance of ensuring that any new scheme(s) established are compatible with the rights of people with disabilities; rights underpinned by the human rights principles of equality and non discrimination.

Joint Submission by BCLC & CLM to the 4th Programme of Law Reform Commission

By nclcadmin Wednesday, 9th January 2013 | 0 comments
Filed under: 2013.
The joint submission of Community Law & Mediation and Ballymun Community Law Centre‚Äč to the 4th Programme of Law Reform Commission looks at the areas of Housing Law Reform, Employment Law Reform, Restorative Justice, Effective Remedies and Extending Grounds for Discrimination within Employment and Equality Legislation.

CLM Submission on Personal Insolvency Bill 2012

By nclcadmin Monday, 3rd September 2012 | 0 comments
Filed under: 2012.
Community Law & Mediation broadly welcomes the introduction of a Bill which aims to support people in their response to their indebtedness but highlights a number of its concerns in the submission on certain aspects of the Bill.

Joint Submission by FLAC & CLM on the Social Welfare and Pensions Bill 2012

By nclcadmin Monday, 2nd April 2012 | 0 comments
Filed under: 2012.
This short submission examines the proposed changes to the Mortgage Interest Supplement (MIS) outlined in the Social Welfare and Pensions Bill 2012 including concerns that the Bill's proposal actually abolishes the support for some borrowers who would be appropriate candidates for the supplement as they will be completely excluded from accessing the payment.

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