MacLochlainn seeks scrapping of penalty points for fishing boats

first_imgAudioHomepage BannerNews Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Harps come back to win in Waterford DL Debate – 24/05/21 It’s emerged that Taoiseach Michael Martin signed a Statutory Instrument into law last week which, it’s claimed, will impose a totally unfair penalty points system on Ireland’s fishing community.The regime provided for in the package of measures included a penalty point provision which was deemed ‘unjust’ by the Supreme Court.Donegal TD Padraig MacLochlainn said this is exactly the same provision which former Donegal TD Pat The Cope Gallagher sought to have scrapped just over two years ago, a move supported by Mr Martin and his party colleagues.Deputy MacLochlainn says in the event that Junior Minister Charlie McConalogue is promoted to cabinet tomorrow, then scrapping this measure should be one of his first priorities…………..Audio Player Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Pinterest Pinterest Previous articleDL Debate – The Championship 31/08/20Next article6,700 people receiving PUP in Donegal today News Highland Google+center_img WhatsApp MacLochlainn seeks scrapping of penalty points for fishing boats Facebook Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty By News Highland – September 1, 2020 WhatsApp Twitter FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Google+ News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24thlast_img read more