Category Archives: Spreadsheets

Oireachtas Bills 1997 – 2010

We frequently hear talk of how much (or how little) legislation is passed by the Oireachtas. We also hear about Bills languishing at Committee Stage for years. Unfortunately the Oireachtas website isn’t very useful for discerning any patterns or where Bills are, or when exactly they were introduced. In an attempt to make this much… Read More »

FAS bulletin board and expenses

Some time ago I sent an FOI request to FAS seeking the following: 1) All briefing documents related to the appearance by FAS staff, or their representatives, at the Public Accounts Committee hearings of February 2010. 2) A ‘datadump’ (MySQL export) of the entirety of the internal PHP bulletin board located at this address:… Read More »