This data was produced from a variety of sources.

RSS feed Senator Joan Freeman

Photo of Joan Freeman

RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Seanad: Children's Digital Protection Bill 2018: Second Stage (12 Dec 2018)

“I move: "That the Bill be now read a Second Time." The purpose of the Bill I am introducing is to safeguard children from exposure to harmful and age inappropriate content online by placing responsibility for the distribution of such information on Internet service providers. I am speaking about content that contains encouragement of and incitement to suicide and self-harm and encouragement...”

Seanad: Children's Digital Protection Bill 2018: Second Stage (12 Dec 2018)

“I thank the Minister of State and welcome his comments and concerns. I truly want to work really hard with him on this, on making the amendments and changes required, and I do understand there is a lot of work involved. The problem I have is that things are quite slow in the Oireachtas. Senator Lombard made the point that his seven year old probably knows more about the Internet than he...”

Seanad: Order of Business (6 Dec 2018)

“I propose an amendment to the Order of Business, that No. 16 be taken before No. a1. I hope the House will agree to the amendment.”

More of Joan Freeman's recent appearances

Numerology

These statistics are updated only each weekend. Please note that numbers do not measure quality. Also, representatives may do other things not currently covered by this site.More about this)

  • Has spoken in 17 committee discussions and Dáil debates in the last year — well below average among Senators.
  • People have made 0 comments on this Senator's speeches — average among Senators.
  • 30 people are tracking whenever this Senator speaks — email me whenever Joan Freeman speaks.
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "public-private partnership") 33 times in debates — well below average among Senators.
    (Yes, this is a silly statistic. We include it to draw your attention to why you should read more than just these numbers when forming opinions.)