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ICCL and Digital Rights Ireland host Public Meeting on Public Sector Cards

Irish Council for Civil Liberties and Digital Rights Ireland will be hosting a public meeting on the introduction of public service cards and the national biometric database. The meeting will take place between 11am – 1pm on Wednesday, 11th October 2017 at Buswells Hotel, Molesworth Street, Dublin 2.

 

Key Questions on Public Service Cards still Unanswered

Last Thursday, August 24th, the Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL) wrote to the Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform seeking clarifications regarding the operation of the Public Service Card system. These questions remain oustanding, and ICCL is working with partners to maintain pressure on Government to address the serious privacy issues presented by the Card system. 

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