Government to introduce bill which will change Gaeltacht identification

first_img Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Facebook The Government are planning to introduce a bill which will change the way in which Gaeltacht areas are identified.Under this new legislation, Gaeltacht areas will be identified in future by how much the Irish language is used instead of by geographical location.At least two-thirds of a district’s population must now be shown by census data to be daily speakers of Irish. Minister McConalogue says he is working to improve fishing quota Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also WhatsApp 70% of Cllrs nationwide threatened, harassed and intimidated over past 3 years – Report Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Pinterest Facebook Pinterest Google+center_img Twitter News Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Government to introduce bill which will change Gaeltacht identification Google+ By News Highland – June 4, 2011 Previous articleUdaras retains enterprise role, but board will no longer be electedNext article28-year-old Burtonport man tragically killed in scaffolding accident in Australia News Highland Twitterlast_img read more