« BackKerry Senator introduces legislation in Seanad to copyright Amhrán na bhFiann

Moves are underway in the Seanad to try and copyright Amhrán na bhFiann.

Irish flag over a blue sky background

 

Copyright on the national anthem expired in 2012.

 

Kerry Fianna Fáil Senator Mark Daly has introduced legislation aimed at giving it legal protection.

 

Fianna Fáil Senator Mark Daly from Kenmare

 

The Kenmare Senator claims it’s needed so the anthem isn’t used in an inappropriate manner.