What are Oireachtas?

  • (noun): The parliament of the Irish Free State.


The Oireachtas, sometimes referred to as Oireachtas Éireann, is the "national parliament" or legislature of Ireland. The Oireachtas consists of:

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Oireachtas - Northern Ireland Representation
... provided that pending the "re-integration of the national territory" Acts of the Oireachtas would not apply to Northern Ireland ... coalition partners, the Progressive Democrats, all opposed the idea, as did some Oireachtas members from Fianna Fáil ...