Children and Youth Affairs

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Children and Youth Affairs, Dáil Debates, Human Rights

Clare speaking on the Children’s Amendment Bill raises the matter of having a limit on the amount of time children can be made to spend in custody. Click on the videos below to watch:

Children and Youth Affairs, Dáil Debates, Justice

Children and Youth Affairs, Dáil Debates, Dáil Work, Oral Questions

Unfortunately questions to Minister Reilly about the importance of dealing with childhood obesity and the shocking cases of abuse of children in state institutions or state funded care were not selected for discussion, but we will chase it up again.

QUESTION NO: 30
DÁIL QUESTION addressed to the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs (Dr. James Reilly)
by Deputy Clare Daly
for ORAL ANSWER on 27/05/2015

To ask the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs if he has had discussions with the Minister for Health with regard to the need to have nutritional information on confectionery products in particular, which are aimed at children, documented in a manner as a percentage of a child’s daily intake, rather than an adults daily intake; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
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Children and Youth Affairs, Dáil Issues, Oral Questions