Harris insists abortion services will be ready despite doctors’ concerns
Catherine Sanz, Ireland Reporter
November 27 2018
Simon Harris has rejected claims by doctors that abortion services will not be ready by early next year.
The health minister said that some GPs had taken issue with the January deadline for the introduction of medical abortion through pills provided by a GP. He said that many other doctors had “said things exactly to the contrary”.
Public funding of abortion services raised in Dáil
Tuesday, 27 Nov 2018
By Ailbhe Conneely, RTÉ News Political reporter
Public funding of abortion services was raised during a Dáil debate on the report stage of the Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy Bill.
The debate was the last opportunity for TDs to make amendments to the legislation.
Abortion Rights Campaign to host seventh annual March for Choice later this month
The march is set to highlight the fact that no legislation has been put in place since the referendum was repealed.
Sep 24, 2018
The seventh Annual March for Choice – organised by the Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) – will take place in Dublin later this month, to highlight the fact that "nothing has changed" since the referendum on abortion was repealed back in May.
The march, taking place on Saturday 29 September, will see thousands take to the street to celebrate "recent victories and to ensure that no one is left behind as we move forward."