Refunds on the way as Seanad passes Water Services Bill

Bill now goes to President Higgins for signing

The Bill’s passage brings to an end bitter divisions generated by the charges, which saw thousands of people take to the streets in protest marches. Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto.

The Bill’s passage brings to an end bitter divisions generated by the charges, which saw thousands of people take to the streets in protest marches. Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto.

MICHAEL O’REGAN

Refunding those who paid their water charges came a step closer yesterday when the Seanad passed the Water Services Bill.

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