Statutory Instruments

Commission of Investigation (Certain Matters Relative to a Disability Service in the South East and related matters) Order 2017 – S.I. no. 96 of 2017

This Order establishes a Commission of Investigation into:

  • the role of public authorities, including foster carers, in the care and protection of a person known by the pseudonym Grace who was in foster care with a foster family in the South East of Ireland between 1989 and 1996 and who continued to reside with that family until 2009, and of other persons who, between 1989 and 2015, were in foster care or otherwise placed with the family;
  • the treatment by the Health Service Executive of protected disclosures made in respect of Grace, together with the treatment by the Health Service Executive of the persons who made the protected disclosures.

S.I. no. 96 of 2017