Press releases relating to issues under the remit of the Department are listed chronologically below. For ease of reference, they are also sorted by theme as follows:

Courts Policy/Legal Services
Crime & Law Enforcement
Equality/Disability
Financial Shared Services
Garda & Policing
Immigration/Asylum
Legislation, Law Reform & EU
Northern Ireland
Other regulatory functions
Prisons & Probation
Youth Justice, Children & Family

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29/07/2013
Publication of the National Disability Strategy Implementation Plan
29/07/2013
Statement by the Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence, Alan Shatter, T.D., in response to the Immigrant Council of Ireland’s report on ‘Access to citizenship and its impact on immigration integration’
25/07/2013
Minister Shatter announces new Private Security Authority Board
24/07/2013
Shatter tells Dublin Rape Crisis Centre that DNA Database will revolutionise the detection and prevention of rape and sexual assault; DNA Database Bill to be published in September
23/07/2013
Government Statement concerning Bethany Home
19/07/2013
Minister Shatter publishes Fines (Payment and Recovery) Bill 2013
17/07/2013
Minister Shatter and Minister Lynch Announce Publication of the Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity) Bill 2013
17/07/2013
Historic Week for Courts and Legal Service Reform
15/07/2013
Minister Shatter publishes General Scheme of the Gambling Control Bill 2013
12/07/2013
Publication of certain material previously redacted from the Murphy Report