Government approved publication of the Heads of the General Scheme of the Criminal Justice (Corruption) Bill on 20 June 2012. This Scheme will be the basis for updating, strengthening and reforming the law criminalising corruption.

The General Scheme is being published to allow the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality to consider the content of this measure and to allow all interested parties to have an input, prior to the publication of the Bill.

General Scheme  

Regulatory Impact Analysis for Criminal Justice (Corruption) Bill