January 9, 2015
Then Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr James Reilly (centre) with Michelle Shannon (left) from the Department of Children and Youth Affairs and Elizabeth Canavan, then Acting Secretary General Department of Children and Youth Affairs at the publication of the Terms of Reference for the Commission of Investigation into Mother and Baby Homes and Certain Related Matters, to examine the records of and practices at 14 Mother and Baby Homes as well as four county homes….
March 3, 2017
Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Katherine Zappone (centre) and Assistant Principal, Department of children & Youth Affairs James Gibbs (left), and Secretary General, Department of Children & Youth Affairs Fergal Lynch announcing a one-year extension to the Mother and Baby Homes Commission….
January 9, 2019
‘The Mother and Baby Homes Commission of Investigation is to seek an extension of one year before publishing its final report, which was due next month. The Irish Times understands the request has gone to the Government and is expected to be discussed by the Cabinet next week.’