- Sep 10, 2008
This wont be the case as Europe/IMF will determine how Ireland functions.Article 1
The Irish nation hereby affirms its inalienable, indefeasible, and sovereign right to choose its own form of Government, to determine its relations with other nations, and to develop its life, political, economic and cultural, in accordance with its own genius and traditions.
Will we still be this if the IMF/EU control our spending?Article 5
Ireland is a sovereign, independent, democratic state.
The nation will be paying debts which come from public funds?Article 29
5. 1° Every international agreement to which the State becomes a party shall be laid before Dáil Éireann.
2° The State shall not be bound by any international agreement involving a charge upon public funds unless the terms of the agreement shall have been approved by Dáil Éireann.
3° This section shall not apply to agreements or conventions of a technical and administrative character.
6. No international agreement shall be part of the domestic law of the State save as may be determined by the
Department of Taoiseach - Bunreacht na hÉireann - Constitution of Ireland