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Multiscreen Dáil, Seanad, Committees
Video Clip Tool
Adobe Flash DVR (digital video recorder) functionality lets viewers pause live video and resumes playback from the paused location. Viewers can also rewind a live stream by up to one hour, play the recorded section, and seek to the live section again.
For a full listing of Webcasting and IPTV services click here.
Webcasts are provided by the Houses of the Oireachtas Service in association with HEAnet, Ireland's National Education and Research Network.
Rules of Coverage
The Joint Administration Committee and the Working Group of Committee Chairmen have approved the Webcasting of the Dáil, Seanad, and Parliamentary Committees.
Please note that use of Webcasts and broadcasts of the Houses and Parliamentary Committees must be in accordance with the Standing Orders of both Houses and the Rules of Coverage, in particular:
"... that recordings or extracts of the proceedings shall not be used in programmes of light entertainment, political satire, party political broadcasts or in any form of advertising or publicity, other than in the form of news and current affairs programme trailers...".
|The free Windows Media Player should be installed on your PC to enable you to view the Media Player Webcasts provided in association with HEAnet.|
|The free Flash player should be installed on your PC to enable you to view the Flash Webcasts provided in association with HEAnet.|
|IPTV Internet||The free VideoLAN VLC Media Player should be installed on your PC ito enable you to view the Intermet IPTV MPEG4 multicasts provided in association with HEAnet.|
The Government Networks IPTV MPEG4 multicasts are available to Government Departments, Offices and agencies on the Government Networks, provided in association with the Department of Finance. Further details about the MPEG4 IPTV service on the Government Networks are available in the PDF document on the left.
This software should be installed on your PC to enable you to view the Internet IPTV MPEG4 multicasts provided in association with the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform. The client software required is made up of two components: The Elecard MPEG Player (currently version 4.5 and costing US$20) and the Elecard AVC PlugIn for MPEG Player (currently version 2.0 and costing US$30) www.elecard.com
For technical queries about the Government Networks IPTV service, please contact Ken Barclay, CMOD, Department of Finance, Lansdowne House, Lansdowne Road, Dublin 4. Phone: 01 604 5018.
Webcasting and IPTV Services
|The Dáil, Seanad, and parliamentary committees Webcasting and Internet IPTV services are provided in association with HEAnet, Ireland's National Education and Research network, a not for profit company established by the universities and the Higher Education Authority.|
If you have any comments on these Webcasting or IPTV service, please contact Leo Bollins in the eDemocracy Unit of the Office of the Houses of the Oireachtas, Leinster House, Dublin 2, Ireland, tel 01 618 3568.