Better Regulation in Europe: Ireland 2010

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This report maps and analyses the core issues which together make up effective regulatory management for the Ireland, laying down a framework of what should be driving regulatory policy and reform in the future. Issues examined include: strategy and policies for improving regulatory management; institutional capacities for effective regulation and the broader policy making context; transparency and processes for effective public consultation and communication; processes for the development of new regulations, including impact assessment and for the management of the regulatory stock, including administrative burdens; compliance rates, enforcement policy and appeal processes; and the multilevel dimension: interface between different levels of government and interface between national processes and those of the EU. This book is part of a project examining better regulation, being carried out in partnership with the European Commission.


Annex C

Judicial review

Judicial Review is a mechanism by which an affected party can ask the High Court to rule on the legality of the actions of public bodies when exercising public law functions. This remedy assists in ensuring that the actions of public authorities have a proper legal basis. Persons adversely affected by the action of a public body may apply to the court for an appropriate remedy.


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