2016-2018 Citizens' Assembly - Eighth Amendment of the Constitution

Advocacy Groups and Personal Stories

At the Assembly’s second meeting on the Eighth Amendment of the Constitution, held 7-8 January 2017, the Members agreed that the publication of submissions received from advocacy groups, political parties and other interest/representative organisations should be prioritised. A list of such groups can be viewed here. To read a particular group’s submission, please search for it here.

The Members also requested that personal stories received from individuals should be prioritised. The secretariat has prepared a list of such stories which can be viewed here. These stories can also be searched for here.

At the fourth meeting of the Assembly the Secretary, Ms Sharon Finegan, gave a detailed demonstration on how to search for submissions. Please consult the demonstration if you experience any difficulties in locating submissions.