Sinn Féin is calling on the Government to outlaw disconnections.
The Dáil will debate a bill today that would prevent people losing electricity and gas supply this winter.
Sinn Féin will call for the government to outlaw disconnections for non-payment of bills.
They want the ban to cover the fuel allowance season, which runs from the end of September to April.
Sinn Féin TD for North Kildare, Réada Cronin, says it's essential due to the Ukraine war: