Cabinet Signs Off On 8th Amendment Referendum Bill

Cabinet Signs Off On 8th Amendment Referendum Bill
Andrew Lowth
Andrew Lowth

8 Mar 2018

The government has signed off on the referendum bill to allow a vote on the 8th amendment.

Ministers signed off on the bill in the last hour.

It now needs to be approved by the Dáil and Seanad before a date is fixed for the referendum.

The Dáil is due to sit tomorrow to begin debating the abortion bill.