Equality Coalition Seminar Report Seminar on the Equality Bill 2004, organised for the Equality Coalition by Amnesty International (Irish Section) and Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL).
You can download it here.
The Data Protection Commissioner has said the government has no legal right to insist on the card for services outside of welfare.
If you have a card, your personal information could be used unlawfully and stored in a way that makes it vulnerable to theft.
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