This issue never seems to go away, no matter how many times it is debated and defeated in Parliament. Some are now talking about it being 'inevitable' given the ease with which other bills have been passed recently.
It is currently on the agenda once again and the debate is hotting up.
Our reflection on this topic in February 2012, presented by John Kleinsman, is still available if you want to have another look.
The latest reports and interviews are on the web site for the Catholic Bioethics Centre