Midlands TD Says New Sex-Offender Legislation Is 10 Years Late

Justice Minister Helen McEntee expects laws to be passed in December.

Legislation to allow tagging of sex-offenders has taken too long to come through according to a midlands TD.

New figures show 218 sex-criminals are currently under supervision in the community, after being released from jail. 

Justice Minister Helen McEntee says laws to allow greater monitoring of sex-offenders should be enacted by December. 

Roscommon-Galway TD Denis Naughten says they're long overdue:

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