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  Council of State - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The French for Council of State is "Conseil d'État".
The Council of State must be consulted by the Dutch cabinet on proposed legislation before a law is submitted to the parliament and also serves as a channel of appeal for citizens against decisions of the executive branch.
Finnish Council of State - this is the Finnish cabinet.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Council_of_State   (527 words)

 Simplified Spelling Society : Irish spelling.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
During the classical Irish period, 1200-1600, a standardized literary language flourished among the literati of the era, the poets and professional scholars, who were supported by literary families and chieftains.
This movement gained strength, with the language serving as a powerful symbol of national identity (Ó Baoill 1988:110), until the advent of the free state in 1922, when the movement was absorbed into the political agenda and responsibility for the restoration of the language largely devolved on the educational system.
The phonological variants in Irish are considerable and are attributable to the existence of three separate dialects, roughly corresponding with geographical distribution, canúint an Tuaiscirt 'northern dialect' in the northwest region, canúint an Iarthair 'western dialect' in the western region of Co.
www.spellingsociety.org /journals/j22/irish.php   (4093 words)

 Irish Immigration
Newfoundland Irish - Newfoundland Irish (Irish: Gaeilge Talamh an Éisc) is a dialect of the Irish language specific to the island of Newfoundland and widely spoken until the mid-20th century.
Meeting of the Irish Council of State, 2000 - The Irish Council of State met on 30th June, 2000 to advise President Mary McAleese on whether or not to refer each of two separate bills to the Supreme Court to test their constitutionality.
Because the Bay State was a primary destination for immigrants during the social reorganization caused by industrial irish immigration and urban development, the volume offers important case studies, with national significance, of how newcomers irish immigration and natives adjusted to each other irish immigration and reshaped the boundaries of American communities.
www.windspiritflutes.com /irishimmigration.html   (1238 words)

 Irish Free State Constitution Act 1922 - Wikisource
The Irish Free State Constitution Act, 1922 was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom passed in 1922, in order to bring into force the Constitution of the Irish Free State.
The Constitution of the Irish Free State was first enacted by the Constituent Assembly as a part of the Constitution of the Irish Free State (Saorstát Éireann) Act, 1922.
This Act may be cited as the Irish Free State Constitution Act, 1922 (Session 2), and shall be deemed to be the Act of Parliament for the ratification of the said Articles of Agreement as from the passing whereof the month mentioned in Article eleven of the said Articles is to run.
en.wikisource.org /wiki/Irish_Free_State_Constitution_Act,_1922   (677 words)

 Council of State (Ireland) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Council of State (Irish: Comhairle Stáit) is an institution established by the Constitution of Ireland to advise the President of Ireland in the exercise of many of his or her discretionary, reserve powers.
The Council of State also has theoretical authority to provide for the temporary exercise of the duties of the president in the event that these cannot be exercised by either the president or the Presidential Commission.
Unlike most of the president's other duties, which must be conducted in accordance with the advice of the cabinet, the seven presidential appointees to the Council of State are chosen at the president's absolute discretion.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Irish_Council_of_State   (453 words)

 Irish Council of Churches - Good Friday Agreement   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The Irish Government is to hold a referendum to amend Articles 2 and 3 of the Constitution; to allow the State to be bound by this new Agreement and to allow the proposed new North-South bodies exercise powers in the island without constitutional impediment.
This Council is to: ‘develop consultation, co-operation and action within the island of Ireland - including through implementation on an all-island and cross-Border basis - on matters of mutual interest within the competence of the administrations, North and South’.
The importance of respect for and tolerance of the Irish language, Ulster-Scots ‘and the languages of the various ethnic communities’ is explicitly recognised.
www.irishchurches.org /Briefing_Paper/Good_Friday/body_good_friday.html   (1686 words)

 Ireland (12/05)
A significant Irish minority repudiated the treaty settlement because of the continuance of subordinate ties to the British monarch and the partition of the island.
The Irish Embassy in the United States is at 2234 Massachusetts Ave.
Irish exports to the United States represent approximately 20% of all Irish exports.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/3180.htm   (3765 words)

 National Data Microsite
The Constitution of Ireland is Bunreacht na hÉireann, the basic law of the State.
Departments of State are assigned to members of the Government, with a Minister occasionally being responsible for more than one department.
Irish law is based on Common Law and is enshrined in the Constitution of 1937.
www.rte.ie /business/ndm/irish_state.html   (536 words)

 History-Modern Ireland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
With the onset of World War I (1914—1918), thousands of Irish Catholics and Protestants put aside their differences to join the British fighting forces while, at the same time, many Irish were opposed to fighting alongside the British–further aggravating tensions between Unionists and nationalists on the home front.
The new Irish Republic continued to exert its independence and, in 1949, formally withdrew from the British Commonwealth (the confederation of independent nations united under the British crown).
Yet the Irish question remains far from resolved: the 1994 ceasefire declared by the Catholic and Protestant paramilitary groups collapsed in the spring of 1996, in the face of the I.R.A.'s refusal to surrender its arms and the British government's refusal to negotiate with the I.R.A. until such a surrender took place.
www.bampfa.berkeley.edu /exhibits/irish/teacheresourcbody.html   (1187 words)

 Irish Refugee Council
The Irish Refugee Council (IRC) welcomes the provision in the Irish Nationality and Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2004 that children born to parents living in Ireland without restriction - which includes persons already recognised as refugees - will continue to be entitled to Irish citizenship. However, the IRC is concerned that children born before their parents' refugee status has been recognised may not enjoy the same entitlement.
The Irish Refugee Council is disturbed by the raft of amendments to the Immigration Bill 2002, proposed at Dáil Committee stage, at short notice and with minimal scope for input from relevant players.
The undersigned alliance of organisations is concerned by the decision of the Supreme Court to uphold the State's right to proceed with the deportation of the non-national parents of Irish children in the Lobe and Osayande cases.
irishrefugeecouncil.ie   (8239 words)

 Human Rights Law / Immigration Law / Refugee Law   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Council of Europe, Follow-up report of the Irish Government in response to the report of the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT) on its visit to Ireland from 26 September to 5 October 1993, Strasbourg/Dublin, 19 September 1996.
Council of Europe, Report to the Irish Government on the visit to Ireland by the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT) from 26 September to 5 October 1993, Strasbourg/Dublin, 13 December 1995.
Council of Europe, Response of the Irish Government to the report of the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT) on its visit to Ireland from 26 September to 5 October 1993, Strasbourg/Dublin, 13 December 1995.
www.ucc.ie /law/irishlaw/subjects/humanrights.shtml   (642 words)

 Irish Echo Online - News
The ICI is an immigrant advocacy group and it opposes the government's bid to alter the Irish Constitution in a way that would make it far more difficult for non-Irish citizens to secure Irish citizenship for their children born in the state.
Specifically, under the government's proposal, Irish citizenship would not be granted to a child unless one of its parents had been legally resident on the island of Ireland for three of the four years prior to its birth.
Morrison, who fully supports the Irish government's right to combat illegal immigration in the broadest sense of the term, said the argument that the proposed amendment would close a specific "loophole" that was leading to abuse of Irish citizenship law was not valid.
www.irishecho.com /newspaper/story.cfm?id=14649   (1186 words)

 The Great Irish Famine
She states that almost 4,000 vessels carried food from Ireland to the ports of Bristol, Glasgow, Liverpool and London during 1847, when 400,000 Irish men, women and children died of starvation and related diseases.
Irish intervention on behalf of the Stuarts was to be made impossible forever by reducing the Catholic Irish to helpless impotence.
Irish linen manufacturing met with the same fate when the Irish were forbidden to export their product to all other countries except England.
www.nde.state.ne.us /SS/irish/irish_pf.html   (16021 words)

 IHC - Áras an Uachtaráin
The Oireachtas is the sole legislative authority of the State and comprises the President, Dáil Éireann and Seanad Éireann.
The President, after consultation with the Council of State, may address the Houses of the Oireachtas (parliament) on any matter of national or public importance.
Whether participating in formal ceremonial, addressing international conferences or meeting people in a wide range of informal settings, the President is giving expression to the undertaking in the oath of office to "dedicate my abilities to the service and welfare of the people of Ireland".
www.irishclub.org /MMcAleese2.htm   (515 words)

 Council of State
The Council of State is a body created in Bunreacht na hÉireann, the 1937 Irish Constitution, to advise the President of Ireland in the exercise of most of her key powers.
The Attorney-General currently Rory Brady, SC[?] also serves on the Council of State.
The President is entitled to appoint up to seven members of the Council for the duration of her term of office.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/co/Council_of_State.html   (118 words)

 Irish Trucker Magazine Online - Legislation
The European Union and its Member States are not ready for the introduction of the digital tachograph on August 5, 2005 and the European Commission and EU Transport Ministers are “irresonsible” in pushing ahead with the deadline the International Road Transport Union (IRU) has warned.
Irish motorists caught speeding in the North or in Britain will have penalty points added to their licence under new legislation, which is currently in the pipeline.
Irish Trucker has learned that plans for the proposed new roads corps will be brought before the State's legislators when the Dail resumes after the summer recess.
www.irishtrucker.com /topics/legislation/legislation.asp   (11917 words)

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Under Irish law there is no tolerance for under karating and 14k or 18k gold is exactly that 14/24 and 18/24 gold.
At the Council of State gathering at St Mary's Abbey, he renounced his allegiance to the King as he was under the impression that his father, the Earl, had been executed in London.
By the beginning of the 17th Century the castle was fully developed with law courts, meetings of Parliament, the residence of the Viceroy and a council chamber.
www.myirishjeweler.com /products/344   (352 words)

 The State of Irish Athletics AA ~ After Athens
They were the best-prepared Irish team ever, but they were the biggest flops we have ever had.
Irish athletics is badly lacking at its helm people with charisma and passion for the sport.
John Shields, Irish schools Athletic Association administration officer, is aware of the problems in athletics but admits to uncertainty as to the solutions.
www.irishrunner.com /04iath.html   (1487 words)

 Irish Echo Online - Editorial
There are a fair few voters in battleground states such as Pennsylvania and Ohio who are concerned about the peace process and the ultimate fate of the island their ancestors came from.
The State Department has been ducking and weaving on this one, but it's hard not to believe that this was a deliberate leak, one designed to square the circle a bit given that Reiss has been criticized for his view that Sinn Féin should get on board with the new police force in the North.
The fact that the State Department is at least attempting to be evenhanded in its criticism will bolster Irish-American GOP supporters as they prepare for their upcoming convention in New York.
www.irishecho.com /newspaper/story.cfm?id=15073   (995 words)

 Irish Landmarks:The Abbey Theatre - World Cultures European
Led by W.B. Yeats, a group of prominent figures in Irish literature came together with the intention of championing, promoting and preserving the works of Irish-born playwrights.
Meantime, back in history, while The Playboy of the Western World was shaping Irish drama as it is today, the Abbey Theater was struggling to survive.
However, the Irish government once again came to the rescue and pledged to re-house the theatres in a contemporary facility on the same site.
www.irishcultureandcustoms.com /ALandmks/AbbeyTheatre.html   (865 words)

 Funders And Partners - Boston College   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
As part of its ongoing commitment to quality programming, the Irish Institute maintains close cooperation and consultation with the U.S. Embassy in Dublin and the U.S. Consulate in Belfast.
In the fall of 2003 the Irish Institute partnered with Mediation Northern Ireland, an independent center of excellence in mediation and other methods of conflict intervention, to bring a group of senior policing officials and community representatives to Boston for a week of dialogue around Community Policing.
In October 2003 the Irish Institute welcomed officials from Coleraine Borough Council and surrounding district councils for a customized two-week program which focused on best practice in local government administration and service delivery.
www.bc.edu /centers/irish/institute/about/funders   (418 words)

 Albert White's Weblog : Weblog
In typical Irish football fan style gone were the calls for resignations to be replaced by the Ole Ole brigade acting like we had actually won something.
Such is the fickleness of Irish football fans, a little wallpaper of the gaping cracks and they are all happily on the bandwagon again.
Pathetic really but most Irish football fans deserve no better than to see their national team in the sorry state it is now.
blogs.sun.com /albertw/entry/the_state_of_irish_football   (785 words)

 THE BLANKET * Index: Current Articles
The Supreme Council of Irish Jurists should consist of a judge who is representative of Ireland and is head of the Council and four judges coming from each one of the four provinces.
The Supreme Council of Irish Jurists, being elected democratically and not appointed by the Government, the Government and the Judiciary would be separate.
The Act should State, that in Ireland, trial is by jury and a person is deemed to be innocent until proven guilty, the trial being fair and based on evidence.
lark.phoblacht.net /MG27080613g.html   (558 words)

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The two national research councils, the Irish Research Council for Science, Engineering and Technology (IRCSET) and the Irish Research Council for Humanities and Social Studies (IRCHSS), have today announced exploratory funding for 22 proposals aimed at facilitating the establishment of Graduate Research Education Programmes in Ireland.
The move follows a competitive call for proposals, by the Councils, which resulted in 73 applications for exploratory funding from research interests in the Higher Education Institutions, either individually or as consortia.
The additional co-funding by both Councils of proposals relating to public policy and innovation studies arises from the high significance of the particular proposals received.
www.irishdev.com /NewsArticle.aspx?id=4187   (747 words)

 Bríd Rodgers And Martin Mansergh At Lismore Festival Of Travel Writing - Immrama
Martin Mansergh (born 1946) is a British-born, Irish Protestant nationalist politician and a Fianna Fáil member of the Seanad Éireann in the Republic of Ireland.
Martin Mansergh was born in England in 1946, the son of the County Tipperary-born historian Nicholas Mansergh.
He is also a member of the Irish Council of State, having been appointed by the President Mary McAleese.
www.lismoreimmrama.com /seamusmallon.shtml   (328 words)

 Welcome to Seattle's Irish Heritage Club Welcome to the Irish Heritage Club
The Irish in Seattle in the early years of this century were recalled
Gaelic football was the summertime focus of the Irish in Seattle.
Irish Stouts, all signs of the increased Irish influence here.
www.irishclub.org /misc.htm   (1928 words)

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