But not in Ireland.
Having opted out of the revised laws governing the Common European Asylum System and not signed the Receptions Condition Directive.
This is because signing it would mean Ireland would have to allow asylum seekers work after a certain period of time, should they still be waiting on a decision on their application.
And, as Justice Minister Alan Shatter said, we can’t be having that.
Previously: Shutting Out The Asylum Seekers