Parental Leave (Amendment) Bill 2017 Helps Irish Parents

Thursday 08 February, 2018 Written by 
Parental Leave (Amendment) Bill 2017 Helps Irish Parents

Social Democrats co-leader Róisín Shortall will bring the party's Parental Leave (Amendment) Bill 2017 to the Dáil on Thursday 8th February 2018.

The Bill extends unpaid parental leave for working parents from 18 weeks to 26 weeks. The government has indicated that it will not oppose the Bill.

Róisín Shortall

Image: Róisín Shortall TD

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