Women for Election are calling for legal provisions to be set up, to guarantee maternity leave for pregnant politicians.

It comes as the Justice Minister Helen McEntee announced her second pregnancy yesterday.

During her first maternity leave last year, Social Protection Minister Heather Humphreys stepped in to cover Minister McEntee's department, though no formal plan was in place prior to that.

CEO of Women for Election Caitríona Gleeson wants to see formal pairings established...

 

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