U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Linda Thomas-Greenfield chaired Monday meeting
Openly gay minister described practice as 'cruel process'
The new legislation will repeal the previous incitement to hatred laws and is intended to make prosecutions easier
Group regained control of country on Aug. 15, 2021
Yousef Palani, 22, has been charged over the murders of the two men, police are investigating if the murders were hate crimes
Leo Varadkar's party lost Parliament seats in Feb. 7 election