People urged to vote on referendum

The Referendum Commission is calling on the people of Longford to inform themselves and to use their vote on Saturday, November 10th. The call comes as the Referendum Commission launches its public information campaign on the Children Referendum.

The Referendum Commission is calling on the people of Longford to inform themselves and to use their vote on Saturday, November 10th. The call comes as the Referendum Commission launches its public information campaign on the Children Referendum.

Commenting at the launch on Tuesday the Commission Chairperson, Ms Justice Mary Finlay Geoghegan said: “The role of the Referendum Commission as set out in law is to give a general explanation of the subject matter of the referendum proposal. The Commission’s role is also to raise awareness of the referendum and to encourage people to vote.”

More detailed background information and useful links will be available on our website referendum2012.ie.”