I invite you to explore some of the work I have produced since my election to the Seanad in 2016. It includes budget alternatives, a committee report, policy documents, legislation and a submission to the review group of the Gender Recognition Act.

Budget Alternatives 2017, 2018, 2019

Budget 2017 – The Arts – Imaginative Investment

Budget 2018 – Standing up for artists and audiences

Budget 2019 – For artist and audience


Committee Report

Committee Report – Response to Culture 2025 – July 2017


Policy documents

Enhancing Democracy – Electoral reform & a pathway to participation for young & first time voters

On Your Side – A Sinn Féin policy for LGBTQI Equality – 2018



Arts (Dignity at Work) (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill 2018

Broadcasting (Amendment) Bill 2018

Electoral (Amendment) (Voting at 16) Bill 2016

Electoral (Amendment) (Voting Rights for Residents) Bill 2017

Gender Recognition (Amendment) Bill 2017

Gender Recognition (Amendment) Explanatory Memorandum

National Minimum Wage (Removal of Sub-minimum Rates of Pay) Bill 2017

Prohibition of Conversion Therapies Bill 2018

Statistics (1926 Census Release) Bill 2017

Statistics (1926 Census Release) Explanatory Memorandum


Submission to the Review of the Gender Recognition Act

Submission to Review of Gender Recognition Act