9 May 12
Natural Resources Committee calls for new fiscal licencing regime in Offshore Oil and Gas exploration

20 June 12
Tom Hayes TD elected Chair of Transport and Communications Committee

21 December 12
Cathaoirleach of Seanad Éireann, Senator Paddy Burke expresses his deepest sympathy on the death of Minister of State, Shane McEntee,T.D..

21 December 12
Ceann Comhairle, Seán Barrett, T.D., expresses his deepest sympathy on the death of Minister of State, Shane McEntee,T.D..

21 December 12
Health Committee to hold three days of hearings in January

19 December 12
Finance Committee to meet Bank of Ireland and AIB Public Interest Directors

19 December 12
Committee on Members’ Interests of Dáil Éireann publishes report following an Investigation into a Complaint concerning Deputy Michael Lowry

19 December 12
Health Committee to discuss issues in relation to Gardasil Vaccine (HPV) and Meningococcal Group B Vaccine

19 December 12
PAC to examine development assistance with Department of Foreign Affairs

18 December 12
EU Affairs Committee engages with principal Turkish negotiator

18 December 12
Oireachtas Committee continues consideration of petitions

18 December 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to resume review of role of Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in trade promotion and economic recovery

18 December 12
Justice Committee to discuss motion on Defence Forces service with UN

18 December 12
Sub-Committee on penal reform to hear submissions from three groups

18 December 12
Education Committee to meet Chairman Designate of National Council for Special Education

18 December 12
Finance Committee to meet PTSB Public Interest Directors

18 December 12
Justice Committee to discuss the proposed Council Regulation on the Statute for European Foundation

18 December 12
Justice Committee to discuss issue of undocumented migrants in Ireland

18 December 12
Justice Committee to discuss EU proposal on improving the gender balance among non-executive directors of listed companies.

17 December 12
Agriculture Committee to discuss environmental dimension of CAP Reform

17 December 12
EU Affairs Committee to meet lead Turkish negotiator

17 December 12
Environment Committee to discuss EU legislative proposal COM(2012)628

17 December 12
Jobs Committee to meet chief executive designate of the Irish Auditing and Accounting Supervisory Authority

17 December 12
Finance Committee to meet bank public interest directors this week

13 December 12
Foreign Affairs Committee agrees motion regarding Democratic Republic of Congo

13 December 12
Oireachtas Committee hears calls to increase youth participation in politics

11 December 12
EU Affairs Committee discusses Ireland’s engagement with European Union

12 December 12
Health Committee to discuss Cystic Fibrosis unit in St Vincent’s Hospital

12 December 12
Agriculture Committee to discuss horse and greyhound racing industry funding

12 December 12
Transport Sub-Committee to consider Transport (Córas Iompair Éireann and Subsidiary Companies Borrowings) Bill 2012

12 December 12
Oireachtas Committee to discuss opportunities in North/South Public Service Provision

12 December 12
PAC to resume examination of PPPs

12 December 12
Minister for the Environment to discuss priorities for Ireland’s EU presidency with Environment Committee

12 December 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to discuss humanitarian work in Syria with Médecins Sans Frontieres

11 December 12
Justice Committee to discuss the Civil Defence Bill 2012

11 December 12
Justice Committee to start hearings on submissions on prostitution legislation

11 December 12
Education Committee to continue consideration of Third Level Reform

11 December 12
Communications Committee to discuss Frontline Presidential Debate with RTÉ

11 December 12
Finance Sub-Committee to discuss motions

11 December 12
Health sub-committee to discuss supplementary estimates

10 December 12
Sub-Committee on Environment, Community and Local Government to discuss 2012 Supplementary Estimates

10 December 12
EU Affairs Committee to meet European Movement Ireland

10 December 12
Jobs Committee to discuss eligibility of small firms in tendering for capital projects

10 December 12
Agriculture Committee to continue consideration Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012

6 December 12
Oireachtas Committee asks Minister for Health to address Ombudsman concerns

6 December 12
Ceann Comhairle seeks correction on misleading newspaper article

6 December 12
Agriculture Committee urges increased pressure to curb mackerel overfishing

6 December 12
Oireachtas Committee to meet Ombudsman on Department of Health disability grants

5 December 12
Agriculture Committee to be briefed on key Council of Ministers meeting

5 December 12
Transport Committee Chairman welcomes announcement of fuel rebate for road hauliers

5 December 12
Transport Committee considers future of Ireland West Airport

5 December 12
PAC to examine PPPs and funding to local authorities

5 December 12
Fibromyalgia Sufferers of Ireland and Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Ireland to appear before Health Committee

4 December 12
Social Protection Committee to consider equality of treatment of Transgender people

4 December 12
Agriculture Committee to continue consideration Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012

4 December 12
Select Sub-Committee on Social Protection to discuss supplementary estimates with Minister Burton

4 December 12
Transport Committee to discuss future expansion of Ireland West Airport

3 December 12
Ceann Comhairle to turn on Oireachtas Christmas Tree Lights

3 December 12
Minister to meet Jobs Committee ahead of EU COMPET Council Meeting

3 December 12
Environment Committee to discuss building regulations with SEAI and Department of the Environment

3 December 12
Oireachtas Committee to discuss progressing Bosnian EU accession

3 December 12
Agriculture Committee to discuss Food Harvest 2020 priorities with Irish Farm Managers’ Association

30 November 12
Agriculture Committee Chairman shares priorities with European Parliament leaders

30 November 12
Oireachtas Committee Chairman welcomes establishment of Northwest Science Park

30 November 12
Houses of the Oireachtas hosts European Parliament leaders

30 November 12
Finance Committee calls for quarterly scrutiny of budget estimates

28 November 12
Education Committee considers steps to sustain third level sector

28 November 12
Health and Children Ministers to appear before sub-committees

28 November 12
Committee on Members’ Interests of Dáil Éireann refers complaints to Standards in Public Office Commission

27 November 12
Justice Committee to discuss EU motion with Minister of State at the Department of Justice and Equality

27 November 12
Minister of State to appear before Sub-Committee on Public Expenditure and Reform

27 November 12
Education Committee to consider third level education reform

27 November 12
Transport Committee to meet chairpersons designate of the National Roads Authority, Railway Procurement Agency and Wicklow Port

26 November 12
Transport Committee to discuss supplementary estimates with Minister of State

26 November 12
An Comhchoiste um Chomhshaol chun Bualadh le Cathaoirligh Ainmnithe Údarás na Gaeltachta agus Choimisiún Forbartha an Iarthair

26 November 12
Environment Committee to meet Chairperson designates of Údarás na Gaeltachta and Western Development Commission

26 November 12
Agriculture Committee to continue consideration of Animal Health and Welfare Bill

26 November 12
Minister for Justice to appear before Justice Committee

26 November 12
EU Affairs Committee to discuss Irish Presidency planning and priorities

26 November 12
Minister of Health to attend Health Committee for the Health Insurance (Amendment) Bill 2012

26 November 12
Jobs Committee to discuss skills mismatch between industry and third level with Ministers

23 November 12
Justice Committee marks international day for the elimination of violence against women

23 November 12
Oireachtas Committee to carefully reflect on insightful Belfast visit

22 November 12
Oireachtas Committee asked to advance engagement with East and North Belfast groups

22 November 12
Public Sector pay structures no longer fit for purpose – PAC report

21 November 12
Oireachtas Committee to visit community groups in North and East Belfast

21 November 12
Agriculture Committee to continue consideration Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012

21 November 12
Transport and Communications Committee discusses curbing energy costs

21 November 12
National Treasury Management Agency and National Pension Reserve Fund to appear before PAC

21 November 12
PAC to launch report on Public Sector Allowances

21 November 12
Finance Committee to discuss public service reform plan in rescheduled meeting with Minister Howlin

21 November 12
Health Committee to meet with Irish Premature Babies Organisation and Comhairle na nÓg

21 November 12
Oireachtas Committee to continue consideration of petitions

20 November 12
Health Committee extends sympathies to Halappanavar family

20 November 12
Transport and Communications Committee to discuss renewable energy targets

20 November 12
Justice Committee to meet Garda Commissioner on gangland crime

20 November 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to consider on-going hostilities between Gaza and Israel with Tánaiste

20 November 12
Select Sub-Committee on Finance to consider Credit Union Bill 2012

19 November 12
Agriculture Committee to meet Macra na Feirme on Budget 2013

19 November 12
Oireachtas Health Committee to meet with Health Minister and HSE CEO

19 November 12
Matching skills between industry and third level to be discussed by Jobs Committee

19 November 12
Oireachtas Committee to meet Latvian Parliament’s EU Affairs Committee

19 November 12
Black Market Undermining Job Creation - Jobs Committee Chairman

19 November 12
Environment Committee to discuss EU Presidency priorities with EU Environment Commissioner

16 November 12
Ceann Comhairle Seán Barrett, TD, presents National Bravery Awards at Farmleigh House ceremony

16 November 12
Jobs Committee to hold regional meetings on issues facing the retail sector

15 November 12
Agriculture Committee hears calls for maintenance of farm schemes in Budget 2013

15 November 12
Health Committee agrees amended motion supporting efforts to reduce smoking on Leinster House campus

15 November 12
Cancellation of the meeting of the Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform

14 November 12
Photocall Notice: Launch of “Young Senator” Student Challenge

14 November 12
Agriculture Committee to continue hearings on Budget 2013

14 November 12
Education Committee hears from Minister on Irish Presidency priorities

14 November 12
Health Committee to resume hearings on childhood obesity

14 November 12
Health Committee to resume hearings on childhood obesity

14 November 12
Finance Committee to discuss public service reform plan with Minister Howlin

14 November 12
Transport Committee discusses national road network with NRA

14 November 12
Jobs Committee to discuss tackling black market and retail crime

14 November 12
Houses of the Oireachtas Commission to launch Communications Strategy 2012-2014

13 November 12
EU Affairs Committee considers EU budget negotiations and curbing youth unemployment with Tánaiste

13 November 12
Ceann Comhairle Seán Barrett, TD to present National Bravery Awards in Farmleigh House

13 November 12
Education Committee to be briefed in advance of key Council of Ministers meeting

13 November 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to continue review of role of Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in trade promotion and economic recovery

13 November 12
Finance Committee to consider EU legislative proposals

13 November 12
Finance Committee to seek submissions on Houses of the Oireachtas (Inquiries, Privileges and Procedures) Bill 2012

13 November 12
Transport Committee to meet National Roads Authority

12 November 12
Education Committee to discuss student grant applications backlog

12 November 12
Jobs Committee to discuss lending to small business and job creation

12 November 12
Agriculture Committee to discuss CAP talks and Budget 2013 with ICMSA

12 November 12
Environment Committee to meet Ministers to discuss allocations for 2013

12 November 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to discuss misappropriation of aid funds in Uganda with Irish Aid

12 November 12
EU Affairs Committee to discuss EU budget negotiations with Tánaiste

12 November 12
Justice Committee delegation to visit Finland and Sweden

8 November 12
Health Committee to seek information from HSE on pregnancy counselling services allegations

8 November 12
Minister of Health to attend Health Committee for the Health and Social Care Professionals (Amendment) Bill 2012

8 November 12
Transport Committee engages with EU Transport Commissioner on Irish Presidency priorities

8 November 12
Finance Committee to resume discussions on pre-Budget submissions

8 November 12
Oireachtas Committee Chairmen meet Secretary of State Villiers

7 November 12
Agriculture Committee to consider Animal Health and Welfare Bill 2012

7 November 12
Social Protection Committee hears calls for greater use of pre-budget audits

7 November 12
Finance Committee to discuss pre-Budget submissions from civil society and business groups

7 November 12
PAC to examine HSE allowances

7 November 12
Communications Committee criticises ComReg on lack of clarity in regulating postal sector

7 November 12
Transport Committee to meet EU Transport Commissioner

7 November 12
Environment Committee to discuss preservation of historic buildings in Moore Street

7 November 12
Health Committee to discuss pre-budget submissions with health interest groups

7 November 12
Breithneoidh Coiste Oireachtais tuarascáil de chuid an Choimisinéara Teanga

7 November 12
Oireachtas Committee to consider An Coimisnéir Teanga report

6 November 12
PAC delegation to visit Mozambique

6 November 12
Health Committee welcomes decision on Children’s Hospital

6 November 12
Communications Committee to meet ComReg on strategic priorities for postal regulation

6 November 12
Social Protection Committee to meet civil society groups on use of pre-budget audits

6 November 12
Oireachtas Committee hears key European Parliament Committee call for enhanced democratic legitimacy of European institutions

6 November 12
Finance Committee to consider Department of Finance Statement of Strategy 2011-2014

6 November 12
Minister for Defence to appear before Justice Committee

5 November 12
EU Affairs Committee to meet European Parliament’s Committee on Constitutional Affairs

5 November 12
Agriculture Committee to dicuss CAP, CFP and Food Harvest 2020 priorities

5 November 12
Environment Committee to discuss establishment and future governance of Uisce Éireann

5 November 12
Jobs Committee to discuss the Blueprint for a New Workplace Relations Service

5 November 12
Finance Committee to call on bank public interest directors to attend meeting

31 October 12
PAC to examine allowances paid to An Garda Síochána with Garda Commissioner

31 October 12
Finance Committee to continue bank hearings

30 October 12
PAC to discuss Public Sector Allowances with ICTU representatives

23 October 12
Sub-Committee on penal reform to hear submissions from five groups

26 October 12
IBRC, AIB and Bank of Ireland executives to appear before Finance Committee next week

25 October 12
Oireachtas Committee Chairman welcomes EU funding for Narrow Water Bridge project

25 October 12
Foreign Affairs Committee concerned at misappropriation of aid funds in Uganda

25 October 12
Environment Committee calls for greater promotion of biomass for fuel and energy

25 October 12
Transport Committee report calls for urgent action to tackle €150 million fuel laundering industry

24 October 12
Transport Committee to further consider suspension of Waterford Pilot Training College licence

24 October 12
Agriculture Committee to meet Minister to discuss allocations for 2013

24 October 12
Education Committee considers Education and Training Boards Bill with TUI and NALA

24 October 12
Justice Committee to visit Collins Barracks, Haulbowline Naval Base and Cork Prison

24 October 12
Justice Committee hears of vital role played by Civil Defence

24 October 12
PAC to examine allowances with Secretary General at Dept of Justice and Prison Officers

24 October 12
Health Committee to examine health insurance sector in Ireland

24 October 12
Director of Policy at UN-Women to address Foreign Affairs Committee

24 October 12
PAC to examine education allowances with Secretary General at Dept of Education

23 October 12
Transport Committee to meet Irish Aviation Authority on proposed rules for flying hours

23 October 12
National Bravery Awards to launch new website

23 October 12
Chairman and chief executive of NAMA to come before Finance Committee

23 October 12
Education Committee to discuss Education and Training Boards Bill

23 October 12
Photocall: National Bravery Awards to launch new website

23 October 12
Justice Committee to meet with Civil Defence Board

23 October 12
Jobs Committee to meet with Enterprise Ireland, ISME and SFA

22 October 12
Environment Committee to discuss local government reform and climate policy

22 October 12
Cathaoirleach of the Seanad leads Irish Delegation to the 127th Assembly of The Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)

22 October 12
PAC to examine political allowances with Oireachtas Commission and Public Expenditure

22 October 12
Agriculture Committee to continue discussion on provision of farm management IT systems

22 October 12
Transport Committee to launch report on Road Haulage Industry

22 October 12
Photocall with Health Committee and Minister for Children cancelled

22 October 12
Health Committee and Minister for Children to call for Yes vote in Children’s Referendum

18 October 12
Oireachtas Committee hears benefits of restorative justice programmes in Northern Ireland

18 October 12
PAC has positive engagement with Department of Defence on allowances

18 October 12
Committee engages with Chairman Designate of new Education Qualifications Authority

18 October 12
Health Committee calls for yes vote in Children’s Referendum

17 October 12
PAC to review allowances at the Department of Defence

17 October 12
Transport Committee considers future delivery of national bus routes

17 October 12
Education Committee to meet Chairman Designate of Quality Assurance Authority of Ireland

17 October 12
Minister for Children to appear before Health Committee

17 October 12
Oireachtas Committee to discuss restorative justice programmes in Northern Ireland

16 October 12
Oireachtas Committee continues consideration of petitions

16 October 12
HomeBond should not be part of new Building Regulations Advisory Board - Environment Committee

16 October 12
Agriculture Committee hears from Bord Bia and Irish Dairy Board on Food Harvest 2020 targets

16 October 12
Ministers to attend Finance Committee to discuss allocations for 2013

16 October 12
Michael McCarthy TD elected Cathaoirleach of Environment Committee

16 October 12
Justice Committee to discuss National Vetting Bill with Minister

16 October 12
Transport Committee to discuss future of national bus routes

16 October 12
Social Protection Committee to discuss Community Employment Scheme

15 October 12
Agriculture Committee to discuss Food Harvest 2020 with Bord Bia and Irish Dairy Board representatives

15 October 12
Oireachtas Environment Committee to discuss building regulations

15 October 12
Jobs Committee to discuss US FDI with American Chamber of Commerce

15 October 12
Foreign Affairs Committee delegation visits Sierra Leone

12 October 12
Joint Communiqué from the Inaugural Plenary of the North/South Inter-Parliamentary Association

12 October 12
Correspondence from the Smithwick Tribunal

12 October 12
Clarification regarding Standing Order 40A

12 October 12
Clarification regarding Standing Order 40A

12 October 12
Agriculture Committee Chairman welcomes BAI rules allowing cheese advertising to children

12 October 12
North/South Inter-Parliamentary Association Inaugural Meeting

10 October 12
Foreign Affairs Committee welcomes imminent reopening of Iranian market for Irish beef

10 October 12
Education Committee hears practical recommendations on reducing back to school costs

10 October 12
Ciarán Lynch TD elected chair of Finance Committee

10 October 12
PAC to examine Public Service Reform Plan with Minister Howlin and Implementation Body

10 October 12
Communications Committee hosts wide-ranging discussion on fracking

10 October 12
Health Committee continues hearings on tackling childhood obesity

10 October 12
ICT literacy among teachers needs to be improved – Jobs Committee report

9 October 12
Agriculture Committee hears upbeat assessment from food producer representatives

9 October 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to meet Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran

9 October 12
Coiste Oireachtais chun achainíocha a bhreithniú

9 October 12
Oireachtas Committee to begin consideration of petitions

9 October 12
Communications Committee to discuss fracking

9 October 12
Finance Committee to consider Quinn Insurance and the State’s Insurance Compensation Fund

9 October 12
Education Committee to consider back to school costs

8 October 12
Joint Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation to launch report on ICT skills demand in Ireland

8 October 12
Oireachtas Environment Committee to meet with An Bord Pleanála chair Dr Mary Kelly

8 October 12
EU Affairs Committee to meet Canadian parliamentary delegation

8 October 12
Agriculture Committee to discuss Food Harvest 2020 with food producer representatives

8 October 12
PAC to examine health service budgetary situation with HSE and health department

5 October 12
Committee Chairman welcomes clarity on A5 road development

5 October 12
Transport Committee Chairman welcomes timetable for North/South recognition of penalty points

4 October 12
Oireachtas Environment Committee engages in wide ranging discussion on retail planning with Northern Ireland Environment Committee

4 October 12
Transport Committee calls for Bus Éireann to suspend removal of rural bus stops

3 October 12
PAC to resume review of financial audits of education sector and HEA accounts

3 October 12
Social Protection Committee discusses access to welfare of self-employed

3 October 12
Cancellation of meeting of the Joint Committee Public Oversight and Petitions for 3 October 2012

3 October 12
Health Committee to resume hearings on tackling childhood obesity

3 October 12
Oireachtas Committee to begin consideration of petitions

2 October 12
Social Protection Committee to consider access to welfare of self-employed

2 October 12
Agriculture Committee engages in wide-ranging discussion with Coillte representatives

2 October 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to meet secretary general of the European External Action Service

1 October 12
Jobs Committee to hear from IBEC and SFA on unemployment and budget measures

1 October 12
Agriculture Committee to discuss forestry potential with Coillte representatives

1 October 12
Committee on Environment, Culture and the Gaeltacht to meet with Chair of Housing Finance Agency

28 September 12
Oireachtas Environment Committee to co-host discussion on planning and town centres with Northern Ireland Environment Committee

28 September 12
Transport Committee inputs into penalty points review

27 September 12
Communications Committee hears from Minister and leading experts on Saorview implementation

27 September 12
C&AG report outlines litany of errors by public bodies costing the State millions - PAC

26 September 12
Social Protection Committee meets Minister for pre-budget and Council of Ministers briefings

27 September 12
Health Committee calls for ‘Sale of Alcohol’ Bill to be brought forward

26 September 12
Health Committee to discuss role of Irish Medicines Board

26 September 12
Oireachtas Committee to visit Ulster Canal, Enniskillen and Clones

26 September 12
PAC to review financial audits of education sector with college heads

26 September 12
Finance Committee to discuss latest Fiscal Assessment Report with Irish Fiscal Advisory Council

26 September 12
Communications Committee discuss imperative for national broadband delivery

26 September 12
Communications Committee to engage with Minister and leading experts on Saorview implementation

25 September 12
Justice Committee has constructive meeting with Selection Panel for Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission

25 September 12
EU Affairs Committee hears Commission Vice-President call for enhanced political union

25 September 12
Geo-coding of areas as being of flood risk by insurers must be reviewed - Environment Committee

25 September 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to discuss humanitarian crisis in South Kordofan and South Sudan with Trócaire and Médecins Sans Frontieres

25 September 12
Social Protection Committee to meet Minister for pre-budget and pre-Council of Ministers briefings

25 September 12
Jobs Committee to discuss exports with the Irish Exporters Association and Drinks Industry Group of Ireland

25 September 12
Communications Committee to discuss national broadband delivery

24 September 12
EU Affairs Committee to meet Commission Vice-President on Future of Europe

24 September 12
Justice Committee to meet selection panel for Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission

24 September 12
Environment Committee to discuss difficulties obtaining home insurance in flood risk areas with IIF

21 September 12
Communications Committee invites submissions on future of Post Office network

20 September 12
Communications Committee engage in wide-ranging discussion with EU Energy Commissioner

20 September 12
Committee of Public Accounts to review the payments of allowances to public servants

20 September 12
Leinster House to Open its Doors for Culture Night 2012

19 September 12
Finance Committee to continue discussions on Credit Union Bill

19 September 12
Health Committee to receive update from Secretary General of Dept of Health

19 September 12
Communications Committee to meet EU Energy Commissioner

18 September 12
Finance Committee to discuss credit union bill with ILCU

18 September 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to discuss situation in Israel and Palestine with EAPPI

13 September 12
New Parliamentary Petitions System places citizens at heart of Oireachtas

18 September 12
EU Affairs Committee to meet Tánaiste

18 September 12
Education Committee to meet Minister for pre-budget briefing

18 September 12
Transport Committee to consider review of penalty points system

17 September 12
Agriculture Committee to meet companies on developing farm IT sector

17 September 12
Social Protection Committee to discuss welfare funding shortfall

17 September 12
Jobs Committee to conclude hearings on unemployment with round table discussion

13 September 12
Oireachtas Committee hosts unique dialogue on cross border road development

13 September 12
Saoránaigh á dtabhairt go croílár an Oireachtais ag an gCóras nua Parlaiminteach um Achainíocha

12 September 12
Oireachtas Committee to discuss cross border road development

12 September 12
Justice Committee to discuss Personal Insolvency Bill 2012 with Minister

10 September 12
Seoladh i gcomhair na Meán Cumarsáide: Córas Nua an Oireachtais um Achainíocha Poiblí

10 September 12
Media Launch: New Oireachtas Public Petitions System

3 September 12
Jobs Committee to examine role of worker co-operatives in job creation and enterprise development

31 August 12
Justice Committee seeks submissions on Heads of the Criminal Justice (Corruption) Bill

22 August 12
Finance Committee to consider Central Bank study on SME lending

15 August 12
Leinster House to Open its Doors for a Night of Culture in the Capital

9 August 12
Closing date for Justice Committee submissions approaching

31 July 12
Ceann Comhairle pays tribute to Maeve Binchy

4 July 12
Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality invites contributions to Review of Legislation on Prostitution

25 July 12
PIP Implants - Health Committee criticises Harley Medical Group

24 July 12
Justice Committee Chairman welcomes announcement of selection panel for Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission

23 July 12
Leinster House summer schedule for Walk-Up tours announced

24 July 12
Committee to meet Chairperson Designate of the National Education Welfare Board

23 July 12
Environment Committee to meet Pyrite Panel Chairman

23 July 12
Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation to meet Competition Authority

20 July 12
Oireachtas Committee hears calls for greater EU engagement in Bosnia and Herzegovina

19 July 12
Agriculture Committee hears upbeat outlook on CAP negotiations from Minister

19 July 12
One agency should oversee management and protection of the Shannon - Environment Committee report

18 July 12
Health Committee to receive update on DePuy hip replacement recall

18 July 12
EU Affairs Committee to discuss developments in Bosnia and Herzegovina

18 July 12
Minister Coveney to brief Agriculture Committee on Council of Ministers meeting

18 July 12
Communications Committee to report to Minister on sustaining post office network

18 July 12
Interest rates at Permanent TSB to be discussed by Finance Committee

17 July 12
EU Affairs Committee hear detailed briefing on Cypriot Presidency

17 July 12
Communications Committee to discuss future of post office network

17 July 12
Education Committee to meet on teacher education reform

17 July 12
Tánaiste to brief Foreign Affairs Committee ahead of Foreign Affairs Council meeting

17 July 12
Environment Committee to launch report on management and protection of the Shannon

17 July 12
Postponement of Agriculture Committee meeting with Minister

17 July 12
IDA chief to brief Jobs Committee on jobs and investment strategy

16 July 12
Minister Coveney to brief Agriculture Committee on Council of Ministers meeting

16 July 12
Justice Committee to visit Wheatfield prison to examine suicide prevention scheme

16 July 12
EU Affairs Committee to hear plans for Cypriot Presidency

16 July 12
Environment Committee to discuss climate change with Trócaire and the IIEA

16 July 12
Environment Committee to discuss report on water provision with New Era Project Minister

12 July 12
Justice Committee seeks submissions on Cash for Gold report

11 July 12
Health Committee to receive update on children and youth issues from Minister

11 July 12
Committee on Members’ Interests of Dáil Éireann Publishes Report into Matters Arising from the Under-Declaration of VAT by M&J Wallace Ltd.

11 July 12
EU Affairs Committee to discuss plans for Ireland’s EU Presidency

11 July 12
Transport and Communications Committee consider development of gas network

10 July 12
Agriculture Committee examines proposals for redevelopment of sugar beet industry

10 July 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to discuss Middle East peace process with Dr Hikmat Ajjuri

10 July 12
Transport and Communications Committee to discuss gas network development

10 July 12
Sub-Committee on Environment to discuss Electoral Bill with Environment Minister

10 July 12
Workplace relations legislation - Jobs Committee to meet with Minster

9 July 12
Agriculture Committee to discuss redevelopment of sugar beet industry

9 July 12
Justice Committee extends deadline for submissions on key legislation

5 July 12
Oireachtas Committee welcomes confirmation of PEACE III funding today by the Department of the Environment

5 July 12
Oireachtas Committee discuss gender awareness and peace-building

5 July 12
PAC publishes framework for a banking inquiry

5 July 12
Committee on Health and Children presents report on Children First Bill to Minister

4 July 12
PAC calls for a banking inquiry

4 July 12
Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality invites contributions shape Criminal Justice (Corruption) Bill

4 July 12
Finance Committee to meet Ulster Bank executives

4 July 12
Clarification on the Payment of the Parliamentary Standard Allowance

4 July 12
Public Accounts Committee to meet NAMA CEO

4 July 12
Committee on Health and Children to present report on Children First Bill to Minister

4 July 12
Committee on Health and Children to discuss key research on family life

4 July 12
Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Committee to discuss Microenterprise Bill with Minister

3 July 12
Clarification on the Payment of the Parliamentary Standard Allowance

4 July 12
Oireachtas Committee to discuss EU funding to Northern Ireland and the border region

4 July 12
Establishment of the North/South Inter-Parliamentary Association

3 July 12
Education and Social Protection Committee to consider EU proposals on the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund

3 July 12
Transport Committee to meet taxi representatives and agricultural contractors

3 July 12
Justice Committee to hold hearings on the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission Bill

3 July 12
Finance Committee to meet with Central Bank to discuss measures to mitigate technical difficulties at banks

3 July 12
Address by Mr Drew Nelson, Grand Secretary, Grand Orange Lodge of Ireland, to Seanad Éireann

3 July 12
Speech by Cathaoirleach at Address by Mr. Drew Nelson, Grand Secretary, Grand Orange Lodge Of Ireland to Seanad Éireann on 3 July 2012.

2 July 12
Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine to meet Donegal Islands fishermen

2 July 12
Environment Committee to discuss Building Control Act 2007 with architects’ groups

2 July 12
EU Affairs Committee to discuss Roma experiences of discrimination Europe-wide

29 June 12
Houses of the Oireachtas Commission Publishes Annual Report

27 June 12
Select Committee on Members Interests of Dáil Éireann

27 June 12
EU Affairs Committee engage in detailed discussion on budgetary negotiations

27 June 12
Sub-Committee to consider Residential Institutions Statutory Fund Bill 2012

27 June 12
HSE budget, expenditure and procurement to be examined by PAC

26 June 12
Committee considers proposed aquaculture developments with angling representatives

26 June 12
Mediating the 2011 general election: Preliminary results from an analysis of newspaper and broadcast campaign coverage

26 June 12
Justice Committee to discuss European Arrest Warrant Bill with Minister Shatter

26 June 12
EU Affairs Committee to discuss budgetary negotiations with Minister for European Affairs

26 June 12
Jobs Committee to resume hearings on unemployment and youth unemployment

25 June 12
Health Committee to discuss Children First Bill with teachers’ unions

25 June 12
Committee to discuss future of aquaculture with angling representatives

25 June 12
Select Sub-Committee to consider Qualifications and Quality Assurance (Education and Training) Bill

25 June 12
Environment Minister to attend Committee on Environment, Culture and the Gaeltacht do discuss Water Services (Amendment) Act

22 June 12
Sixty of the World's leading Parliamentary Scientists to meet in Seanad Éireann

21 June 12
Joe McHugh TD elected Chairman of Joint Committee on the Implementation of the Good Friday Agreement

21 June 12
Select Committee on Members Interests of Dáil Éireann

21 June 12
Raising awareness of the mediation process is necessary for legislation to be effective - Justice Committee report

21 June 12
Committee to meet Northern Ireland politicians and business leaders

20 June 12
Welfare overpayments due to error and fraud to be examined by PAC

20 June 12
Health & Children Committee to hold urgent meeting with Minister on Child Death Report

20 June 12
EU Affairs Committee to meet Minister for European Affairs

20 June 12
Joanna Tuffy TD elected Chair of Education and Social Protection Committee

20 June 12
Chairman of Constituency Commission to present report to Ceann Comhairle

20 June 12
Justice Committee to launch report on the Mediation Bill

20 June 12
Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine to meet Northern Ireland parliamentarians and business leaders

19 June 12
Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation to meet Northern Ireland parliamentarians and business leaders

19 June 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to continue review of role of Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in trade promotion and economic recovery

19 June 12
Committee on Education and Social Protection to elect Chairperson at meeting tomorrow

19 June 12
Committee on Transport and Communications to elect Chairman at meeting tomorrow

19 June 12
Minister Noonan to brief Finance Committee ahead of Ecofin meeting

18 June 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to meet with Marie-Lucie Morin, executive director, World Bank

18 June 12
Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine to elect Chairman at meeting tomorrow

18 June 12
Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation to elect Chairman at meeting tomorrow

18 June 12
Health Committee to discuss Children First Bill with IMO and Irish Association of Social Workers

18 June 12
Committee on Environment, Community and the Gaeltacht to elect Chairman at meeting tomorrow

18 June 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to meet Aung San Suu Kyi

15 June 12
Seanad Committee to discuss curbing cancer through lifestyle change with leading international expert

15 June 12
TDs and Senators have mountain to climb for Crumlin Children’s Hospital

14 June 12
Minister for Finance to attend Sub-Committee on Finance

13 June 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to discuss crisis in Syria

13 June 12
€53 million write-off by DDDA at glass bottle site to be examined by PAC

13 June 12
Oireachtas Health Committee to meet with Health Minister and HSE CEO

13 June 12
Select Committee on Members Interests of Dail Eireann - Press Statement

13 June 12
Select Committee to consider European Communities (Amendment) Bill 2012

12 June 12
Minister Bruton to attend meeting of Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education

12 June 12
Justice Committee to discuss statute of limitations in relation to symphysiotomy

12 June 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to review role of Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in economic recovery

12 June 12
Annual Oireachtas Hill Walk: TDs and Senators to take a hike for Crumlin Children’s Hospital

12 June 12
IBEC and Transparency International Ireland to discuss whistle-blower legislation with Finance Committee

11 June 12
Health Committee to continue hearings on Children First Bill

11 June 12
Finance Committee to continue hearings on whistle-blower legislation

8 June 12
Statement from Seán Barrett, TD, Ceann Comhairle and Chairman of the Dáil Committee on Procedure and Privileges

7 June 12
Committee considers role of National Parliaments in EU system

7 June 12
Grand Orange Lodge of Ireland Secretary to address Seanad Éireann

7 June 12
Oireachtas Committee enjoys productive discussions with UUP Leader

7 June 12
Irish Water Utility-must be publically owned, fair and just, and guarantee a sustainable clean water supply - Joint Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht

6 June 12
€3.6 billion error in Government debt figures and bank stabilisation measures to be examined by PAC

6 June 12
Justice Committee to discuss EU proposal on freezing and confiscation proceeds of crime

6 June 12
Health Committee resumes hearings on Children First Bill

6 June 12
Agriculture Committee Chairman to engage in wide-ranging briefings on CAP reform

6 June 12
Role and responsibilities of Foras Na Gaeilge need to be clearly outlined - Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht report

6 June 12
Is gá ról agus freagrachtaí Fhoras na Gaeilge a leagan amach go soiléir - Tuarascáil ón gComhchoiste um Chomhshaol, Iompar, Cultúr agus Gaeltacht

6 June 12
Sub- Committee to consider Revised Estimates for Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine

6 June 12
EU Affairs Committee to discuss role of National Parliaments

6 June 12
Oireachtas Committee to meet Ulster Unionist Party Leader

5 June 12
Environment Minister to attend Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht ahead of European Environment Council Meeting

5 June 12
Launch of Report on Clean and Sustainable, Fair and Just Water Provision by the Joint Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht

5 June 12
Sub-Committee to consider Revised Estimates for Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources

5 June 12
Finance Committee to continue hearings on whistle-blower legislation

5 June 12
Joint Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht to launch report on the new funding model for Foras na Gaeilge

5 June 12
Tuarascáil ar an tsamhail nua mhaoinithe d’Fhoras na Gaeilge le seoladh ag an gComhchoiste um Chomhshaol, Iompar, Cultúr agus Gaeltacht

1 June 12
Death of former Ceann Comhairle Pádraig Faulkner

24 May 12
Oireachtas Committee hears calls for a Bill of Rights for Northern Ireland

24 May 12
Foreign Affairs Committee welcomes additional support for Sahel and growing trade links with Africa

24 May 12
Public Accounts Committee welcomes publication of Report by C&AG into NAMA

24 May 12
EU Affairs Committee engages with Minister for European Affairs on CAP reform and youth unemployment

23 May 12
African Ambassadors to attend Foreign Affairs Committee to mark Africa Day

23 May 12
Transport Committee Chairman highlights benefits of cross-border co-operation on transport issues

23 May 12
EU Affairs Committee to meet Minister for European Affairs

23 May 12
Visit to Leinster House by H.E. Mr. Wang Gang, Member of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of CPC and Vice Chairman of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, Thursday 24 May 2012

23 May 12
Health Committee to discuss delays in processing medical cards

23 May 12
Oireachtas Committee to discuss a Bill of Rights for Northern Ireland

22 May 12
Communications Committee continue discussions with RTE management

22 May 12
Health Committee has constructive meeting with HIQA on Tallaght Hospital Report

22 May 12
Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education to discuss educational disadvantage

22 May 12
Finance Committee to discuss whistle-blower legislation with ICTU and NUJ

22 May 12
Justice Committee resumes hearings into submissions on Mediation Bill

21 May 12
Oireachtas Committee Chairs receive WAVE Trauma Centre petition

21 May 12
Minister for the Environment to attend Sub-Committee on the Environment, Community and Local Government

21 May 12
HIQA to discuss Tallaght Hospital Report with Health Committee

21 May 12
Communications Committee to resume discussions with RTE management

18 May 12
Correspondence from the Smithwick Tribunal

16 May 12
EU Affairs Committee launches comprehensive report summarising Fiscal Treaty arguments

17 May 12
EU Affairs Committee hear detailed briefings on shaping EU development aid policy

17 May 12
Health Committee to discuss report into Tallaght Hospital when it meets with HIQA next week

17 May 12
Irish Red Cross needs to address corporate governance and financial control issues - PAC report

17 May 12
State legal strategies should be underpinned by a cost benefit analysis – PAC report

16 May 12
Communications Committee engage with RTE and BAI

16 May 12
PAC to examine Communications, Energy and Natural Resources expenditure

16 May 12
Justice Committee marks international day against homophobia and transphobia

16 May 12
PAC to launch reports on National Aquatic Centre and the Irish Red Cross

16 May 12
EU Affairs Committee to discuss shaping policy on culture and development aid

16 May 12
Agriculture Committee to meet Secretary General on late farm payments

15 May 12
Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman discusses humanitarian crisis in South Kordofan with Bishop Macram Max Gassis

15 May 12
Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs to attend Foreign Affairs Committee meeting

15 May 12
Jobs Committee to discuss unemployment and the operation of the Globalisation Adjustment Fund

15 May 12
Agriculture Committee engages with ICMSA and Macra na Feirme on CAP talks

15 May 12
Communications Committee to meet RTE and BAI senior management

15 May 12
Finance Committee to conclude hearings on Irish State debt

15 May 12
Hours-based system for part-time jobseeker’s payments would be more equitable and fairer - Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education Report

15 May 12
Minister Alan Shatter to appear before Justice Committee

14 May 12
Minister Bruton to attend meeting of Sub-Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation

14 May 12
Agriculture Committee to meet ICMSA and Macra na Feirme on CAP talks

14 May 12
EU Affairs Committee to launch comprehensive report on Fiscal Treaty debates

14 May 12
Joint Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education to launch report on the status of casual workers in Ireland

14 May 12
Health Committee to resume hearings into Children First Bill

10 May 12
EU Affairs Committee hears upbeat assessment for Europe’s long term future

10 May 12
Oireachtas Committee criticises proposed guidelines on cheese advertising

10 May 12
Child Rescue Ireland system must be introduced as a matter of urgency - Joint Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality Report

9 May 12
Oireachtas Committee to meet National Dairy Council on proposed advertising guidelines

9 May 12
Communications Committee to meet TG4 Chairperson Designate

9 May 12
Cruinniú ag an gCoiste Cumarsáide le Cathaoirleach Ainmnithe TG4

9 May 12
Secretary General at the Department of Transport and NRA Chief Executive to appear before PAC

9 May 12
Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman discusses case of Yulia Tymoshenko with Ukrainian Ambassador

9 May 12
Environment Committee welcomes Minister’s commitment to introduce clamping legislation based on Committee report

9 May 12
Sport and Youth Bodies to attend Health & Children Committee on Children First Bill

9 May 12
Committee on European Affairs marks Europe Week

8 May 12
Joint Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality to launch report on Missing Persons

8 May 12
Agriculture Committee engage with ICSA representatives on CAP

8 May 12
Justice Committee to hear submissions on Mediation Bill

8 May 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to discuss financing of the EU External Action Programme

8 May 12
Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education to discuss Child Benefit Reform

8 May 12
Taoiseach to address British Irish Parliamentary Assembly in Seanad Chamber - next Monday

8 May 12
Health Committee to continue hearings on Children First Bill

4 May 12
Agriculture Committee to meet ICSA representatives on CAP talks

4 May 12
Natural Resources Committee to launch report on Offshore Oil and Gas exploration

4 May 12
Committee on Investigations, Oversight and Petitions to advance An Coimisinéir Teanga's concerns

4 May 12
Cuirfidh an Coiste um Imscrúduithe, Formhaoirsiú agus Achainíocha ábhar buartha an Choimisinéara Teanga chun cinn

3 May 12
Clinics involved in providing PIP silicone breast implants to be invited before Health Committee

3 May 12
Agriculture Committee hears IFA views on CAP talks

2 May 12
Secretary General at the Department of the Taoiseach and CSO Director General to appear before PAC

2 May 12
Agriculture Committee to meet IFA representatives on CAP talks

2 May 12
Health Committee to discuss PIP silicone breast implants with Chief Medical Officer Dr Tony Holohan

1 May 12
Agriculture Committee engages with MEPs and Department Officials on CAP reform

1 May 12
Committee on Investigations, Oversight and Petitions to hear from An Coimisinéir Teanga

1 May 12
An Coimisinéir Teanga le teacht os comhair an Choiste um Imscrúduithe, Formhaoirsiú agus Achainíocha.

1 May 12
Minister for Education to attend Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education ahead of EU Council of Ministers meeting

1 May 12
Minister Brendan Howlin and Minister of State Brian Hayes to appear before Select Sub-Committee on Public Expenditure and Reform

1 May 12
Mental Capacity Legislation must reflect human rights-based approach to legal capacity - Joint Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality

30 April 12
Agriculture Committee to discuss CAP reform with MEPs and Department Officials

30 April 12
Health Committee to discuss Children First Bill

30 April 12
Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht to meet Secretary Generals to discuss six monthly reports

30 April 12
Joint Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality to launch report on proposed Mental Capacity Legislation

27 April 12
Oireachtas Committee gains from inspiring discussion with Senator George Mitchell

26 April 12
Sub-Committee debates Fiscal Treaty with Taoiseach

26 April 12
Health Committee to seek submissions on Children First Bill

26 April 12
Committee debates proposed deep sea salmon farming project

26 April 12
Fiscal Treaty Sub-Committee to meet SIPTU President

25 April 12
Communications Committee discusses post office closures with An Post CEO

25 April 12
Sub-Committee engages with Sinn Féin President on Fiscal Treaty

25 April 12
Foreign Affairs expenditure to be discussed by PAC

25 April 12
Irish Fiscal Advisory Council to appear before Finance Committee

25 April 12
Committee to discuss deep sea salmon farming with Bord Iascaigh Mhara

25 April 12
Health Committee to discuss tackling childhood obesity with medical experts

25 April 12
Fiscal Treaty Sub-Committee to meet Taoiseach

24 April 12
Jobs and Communications Committees to visit Digital Hub

24 April 12
Jobs Committee to continue hearings on unemployment

24 April 12
Jobs Committee to continue hearings on unemployment

24 April 12
Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht to meet with Chairman of Irish Water Safety and Chairman designate of Housing Finance Agency

24 April 12
Communications Committee to engage with CEO of An Post

24 April 12
Oireachtas Committee to meet Senator George Mitchell

24 April 12
Minister for Finance to appear before Select Sub-Committee on Finance

24 April 12
Fiscal Treaty Sub-Committee to meet Sinn Féin President

23 April 12
Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht to discuss promoting social inclusion through the use of arts with Government departments

19 April 12
EU Affairs Committee contribute to Irish Aid policy review

19 April 12
EU Affairs Committee engages with senior SDLP representative on Fiscal Treaty

18 April 12
Sub-Committee continues wide-ranging debate on Fiscal Treaty

18 April 12
Taoiseach to appear before Select Sub-Committee on Department of the Taoiseach

18 April 12
EU Affairs Committee to meet senior SDLP representative on Fiscal Treaty

18 April 12
EU Affairs Committee to discuss Irish Aid policy review with Minister of State

18 April 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to discuss Second Global Irish Economic Forum with Tánaiste

18 April 12
Jobs Committee to discuss unemployment with Glen Dimplex boss Sean O’Driscoll

18 April 12
Health Committee to discuss tackling childhood obesity through sport

17 April 12
EU Referendum Sub-Committee to hear from academics, economists and business representatives

17 April 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to discuss review of White Paper on Irish Aid with Minister Joe Costello

17 April 12
Finance Committee to discuss whistle-blowers legislation with Minister Howlin

17 April 12
Jobs Committee to discuss unemployment with representatives from ICTU, Social Justice Ireland and NUI Maynooth

17 April 12
Jobs Committee to seek submissions on unemployment and youth unemployment

16 April 12
Meeting of Sub-Committee on the EU Fiscal Treaty to be televised by UPC

16 April 12
Party leaders to address Sub-Committee on the EU Fiscal Treaty

16 April 12
Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht to continue hearings on promoting social inclusion through the use of arts

5 April 12
Sub-Committee concludes week of wide-ranging debate on Fiscal Treaty

4 April 12
EU Referendum Sub-Committee to meet political and civil society voices

3 April 12
EU Referendum Sub-Committee engage Irish MEPs and Ambassadors on Fiscal Treaty

3 April 12
EU Referendum Sub-Committee to engage with leading academics

3 April 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to discuss EU proposal to withdraw free market access to some ACP countries

2 April 12
Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht to continue hearings on promoting social inclusion through the use of arts

2 April 12
EU Referendum Sub-Committee to meet MEPs and Ambassadors

30 March 12
EU Referendum Sub-Committee begin intensive debate on Fiscal Treaty

30 March 12
Committee hears optimistic reports from community leaders in Derry

30 March 12
Leas Cheann Comhairle leads Irish delegation to the 126th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)

29 March 12
Justice Committee briefed on procedures for transferring prisoners

29 March 12
Committee on the Implementation of the Good Friday Agreement visits Derry

29 March 12
Clamping on private property needs to be regulated by legislation - Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht report

28 March 12
Justice Committee to discuss procedure for transferring prisoners with Prison Service

28 March 12
PAC to examine employment support schemes

28 March 12
Health Committee to discuss PIP silicone breast implants issue with Irish Medicines Board

28 March 12
Seanad Committee issues wide-ranging recommendations to bolster the rights of older people

27 March 12
EU Affairs Committee welcome referendum date announcement

27 March 12
Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education to discuss education supports and Traveller education

27 March 12
Finance Committee to discuss promissory notes with Central Bank Governor

27 March 12
Justice Committee to discuss issue of missing persons

26 March 12
European Affairs Committee to meet EU’s Special Representative in Bosnia

26 March 12
Agriculture Committee to meet Chief Veterinary Officer

26 March 12
Promoting social inclusion through the use of the Arts to be discussed by Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht

26 March 12
Justice Committee to engage with designate chairs of Private Security Appeal Board and Property Services Regulatory Authority

26 March 12
Environment Committee to launch key report on the regulation of vehicle clamping

23 March 12
Sub-Committee on upcoming EU Treaty Referendum established

23 March 12
Report Launch: Seanad Public Consultation Committee

22 March 12
Committee urges flexibility on EU energy efficiency targets

22 March 12
EU Affairs Committee meets Minister for European Affairs

22 March 12
Finance Committee Chairman addresses EU Budget Conference

22 March 12
The Final Report of the Tribunal of Inquiry into Certain Planning Matters and Payments

21 March 12
European Scrutiny Sub-committee to examine ‘two-pack’

21 March 12
Health Committee to discuss medical card application process with Minister and HSE

21 March 12
EU Affairs Committee to meet Minister for European Affairs

21 March 12
PAC to examine Croke Park Agreement

21 March 12
Committee engages Minister on harnessing Ireland's ocean potential

20 March 12
Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht to meet the Save Moore Street campaigners

20 March 12
Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education to discuss curbing social welfare fraud

20 March 12
Committee to discuss harnessing Ireland's ocean resources with Minister

20 March 12
Finance Committee to discuss Implementation Body with ICTU

20 March 12
Justice Committee to hear submissions on Legal Services Regulation Bill

20 March 12
Justice Committee to meet anti-racism groups to mark International Day for the Elimination of Racism

16 March 12
Ireland should diversify the materials it uses to produce energy and heat- Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht report

16 March 12
Committee gains from Belfast meetings on commemorations and human rights

16 March 12
Natural Resources Committee to meet Norwegian Ambassador

16 March 12
Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht to continue hearings on the use of arts to promote social inclusion

15 March 12
Natural Resources Committee engages with the Commission for Energy Regulation

15 March 12
Health Committee Chairman welcomes Minister’s commitment to bring forward health bill to address alcohol misuse

15 March 12
Leinster House Opens for Walk-Up Visitors

15 March 12
EU Affairs Committee engages in robust discussion on Fiscal Treaty with civil society representatives

14 March 12
Natural Resources Committee to meet the Commission for Energy Regulation

14 March 12
Health Committee to discuss substance misuse strategy with Minister Roisin Shortall

14 March 12
Mahon Tribunal costs, water services and housing finance to be discussed by PAC

14 March 12
Foreign Affairs and Trade Committee Chairman Pat Breen to visit US for St Patrick’s Day

14 March 12
EU Affairs Committee to discuss Fiscal Treaty with civil society representatives

13 March 12
Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht supports EU proposal to create a €1.8 billion single Creative Europe Programme

13 March 12
Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education to discuss EU proposal on SME competitiveness

13 March 12
Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education to discuss Education (Amendment) Bill 2012 with interest groups

13 March 12
Chairman and CEO of NAMA to attend Finance Committee meeting

13 March 12
Single Working Age Payment should be deferred - Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education

13 March 12
Nancy Pelosi to lead Congressional Delegation to Leinster House

13 March 12
Agriculture Committee to visit St James’ Gate facility

12 March 12
Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht to continue hearings on the use of arts to promote social inclusion

12 March 12
Committee Jobs, Social Protection and Education to launch key report on the Single Working Age Payment

8 March 12
Committee welcomes NAMA assurances on firesales

8 March 12
International Women’s Day a fitting recognition of the achievements of women - Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality

7 March 12
EU Affairs Committee engage with Swedish parliamentarians

7 March 12
Health Committee to meet with Family Support Agency and Children’s Detention Schools Board

7 March 12
Foreign Affairs Committee welcomes Irish Aid assurances on aid agency GOAL

7 March 12
PAC to examine the cost of the dioxin contamination of pigmeat

6 March 12
EU Affairs Committee to meet Swedish Parliamentarians

7 March 12
Committee to discuss impact of NAMA on Northern Ireland economy

7 March 12
Finance Committee to discuss non-financial corporate debt with Central Bank and CSO

6 March 12
Agriculture Committee discuss staffing levels at Teagasc

6 March 12
Ombudsman for Children to attend Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education

6 March 12
Insolvency Arrangements Should Prioritise Protection of Family Home

6 March 12
First Deputy Speaker of Swedish Riksdag to visit Leinster House

6 March 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to discuss the situation in Syria with Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs

6 March 12
Committee to hear from leading official on public service reform

6 March 12
Athchóiriú na Seirbhíse Poiblí faoi chaibidil ag oifigeach ceannais ag cruinniú Coiste

6 March 12
Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht to mark Seachtain Na Gaeilge with students in Leinster House

6 March 12
Mic léinn chun freastal ar an gCoiste um Chomhshaol, Iompar, Cultúr agus Gaeltacht i dTeach Laighean mar chuid de Sheachtain Na Gaeilge

5 March 12
Agriculture Committee to meet Teagasc representatives

5 March 12
Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht to discuss the use of arts to promote social inclusion

5 March 12
Justice Committee to launch key report on the Scheme of the Personal Insolvency Bill

2 March 12
Health Committee has positive and constructive meeting at HSE Medical Card Centre in Finglas

2 March 12
EU Affairs Committee welcomes granting of candidate status for Serbia

1 March 12
EU Affairs Committee hear French, German and Spanish perspectives on Fiscal Treaty

29 February 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to review White Paper on Irish Aid with Dóchas

29 February 12
Health Committee to visit HSE Medical Card Centre in Finglas on Friday, March 2nd

29 February 12
Health Committee to discuss cross-border co-operation on health with Northern Ireland counterparts

29 February 12
EU Affairs Committee to discuss Fiscal Treaty with Ambassadors

28 February 12
Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality continues hearings on proposed Mental Capacity Legislation

28 February 12
Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education to discuss use of IT in delivering Social Welfare services

28 February 12
EU Affairs Committee welcomes Fiscal Treaty referendum announcement

28 February 12
Natural Resources Committee continues debate on key electricity interconnector

28 February 12
Health Committee to mark National Rare Disease Day as it meets with groups dealing with rare diseases

28 February 12
Transport Committee to discuss taxi regulation report with Minister of State Alan Kelly

28 February 12
An Coiste um Imscrúduithe, Formhaoirsiú agus Achainíocha le haitheasc ón Ombudsman d’Óglaigh na hÉireann a éisteacht

28 February 12
Committee on Investigations, Oversight and Petitions to hear from Defence Forces Ombudsman

27 February 12
Israel’s Minister for Public Diplomacy and Diaspora Affairs to address Foreign Affairs Committee

27 February 12
Select Sub-Committee on Finance to discuss Finance Bill 2012

27 February 12
Buailfidh an Coiste um Chomhshaol, Iompar, Cultúr agus Gaeltacht le Foras na Gaeilge agus Comhdháil Náisiúnta na Gaeilge

27 February 12
Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht to meet with Foras Na Gaeilge and Comhdháil Náisiúnta na Gaeilge

23 February 12
EU Affairs Committee mulls Fiscal Treaty with leading experts

23 February 12
Health Committee alarmed and disappointed at decision to reject new Children’s Hospital

22 February 12
EU Affairs Committee engages with German Minister of State for Foreign Affairs

22 February 12
Health Committee to discuss impact of early retirement on health sector with Ministers and HSE

22 February 12
PAC to examine public procurement and management of public sector property portfolio

22 February 12
EU Affairs Committee to meet leading experts on Fiscal Treaty

22 February 12
Finance Committee to discuss pension reform legislation with trade unions

21 February 12
Natural Resources Committee consider key electricity interconnector

21 February 12
Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education to discuss promoting entrepreneurship with Enterprise Ireland and IDA

21 February 12
Cancellation of meeting of the Joint Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht for 22nd February 2012

21 February 12
Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality to discuss proposed Mental Capacity Legislation

21 February 12
EU Affairs Committee to meet German Minister of State

20 February 12
Committee to discuss voter behaviour in Oireachtas Inquiry Referendum

20 February 12
Coiste le hiompar vótálaithe sa Reifreann maidir le Fiosrúcháin Oireachtais a Phlé

20 February 12
Foreign Affairs Committee welcomes address by EU Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva

20 February 12
Natural Resources Committee to debate key electricity interconnector

20 February 12
Transport Committee to discuss clamping regulation with local authority groups

17 February 12
EU Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva to address Foreign Affairs Committee

16 February 12
EU Affairs Committee engages with Vice President of European Commission

16 February 12
Oireachtas Committee appeals for information on recovering the ‘Disappeared’

16 February 12
Health Committee welcomes commitment to hold Children’s Referendum this year

16 February 12
Environment Committee calls on Minister to use his influence to resolve Greyhound waste issue

15 February 12
EU Affairs Committee to meet Vice-President of European Commission

15 February 12
PAC continues investigation of legal strategy at the National Campus Stadium

15 February 12
Minister for Children and Youth Affairs to address Health Committee

15 February 12
Committee to discuss recovering the ‘Disappeared’ with Independent Commission

14 February 12
EU Affairs Committee invites submissions on Fiscal Treaty

14 February 12
Agriculture Committee briefed on forestry potential by Minister of State

14 February 12
Stronger penalties, regular inspections and legislative overhaul necessary to combat fuel laundering

14 February 12
Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education to discuss the role of arts and music education in disadvantaged areas

14 February 12
Ireland should take the right actions now to safeguard the Exchequer from future shocks from the capital requirements for banking

14 February 12
Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality to discuss Heads of proposed Personal Insolvency Bill

14 February 12
Director of Front Line Defenders to address Foreign Affairs Committee

14 February 12
Karl Whelan, Brian Lucey and Stephen Kinsella to address Finance Committee on IBRC Promissory Notes

14 February 12
Sub-Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation to discuss Industrial Relations (Amendment) (No. 3) Bill

13 February 12
Agriculture Committee to discuss forestry potential with Minister of State

13 February 12
Transport Committee to continue hearings on clamping regulation

9 February 12
PAC calls for greater scrutiny of the €1billion that goes to the VEC sector

9 February 12
Seanad Committee invite public submissions on curbing cancer through lifestyle change

8 February 12
Procurement issues at three VECs among a range of issues to be dealt with by PAC

8 February 12
Minister for Health to attend Select Sub-Committee on Health for Committee stage of FGM Bill

8 February 12
Statement of Foreign Affairs Committee on the situation in Syria

8 February 12
Hannigan welcomes launch of Blue Star Programme for primary schools

7 February 12
Communications Committee engages with Postmasters on future of Post Offices

7 February 12
Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education to discuss private pension initiatives with the IBA

7 February 12
Finance Committee to discuss scale of personal debt with Central Bank

7 February 12
Seachtain Na Gaeilge agus rol an Choimisineara Teanga le ple ag an gCoiste um Chomhshaol, Iompar, Cultúr agus Gaeltacht

7 February 12
Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht to discuss Seachtain Na Gaeilge and role of An Coimisinéir Teanga

7 February 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to discuss Ireland’s candidature to the UN Human Rights Council

6 February 12
Transport Committee to continue hearings on clamping regulation

6 February 12
Communications Committee to meet Postmasters’ representatives

2 February 12
Committee discusses developments in Northern Ireland with Secretary of State

2 February 12
PAC to call Croke Park Implementation Body

2 February 12
Joanna Tuffy TD elected Chair of Joint Committee on the Implementation of the Good Friday Agreement

2 February 12
EU Affairs Committee receive detailed briefing on Fiscal Treaty

2 February 12
Comptroller and Auditor General to Investigate SIPTU Account

2 February 12
McGuinness calls for additional powers for PAC to investigate Poolbeg incinerator fiasco

1 February 12
Sub-Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation to consider the Protection of Employees Bill with Jobs Minister

1 February 12
Garda Commissioner to be examined by PAC on the implementation of new fingerprinting system

1 February 12
Committee welcomes Secretary of State for Northern Ireland

1 February 12
Irish Advocacy Network to address Health Committee

1 February 12
EU Affairs Committee to engage with leading experts on Fiscal Treaty

31 January 12
Communications Committee engages in detailed discussion with ComReg

31 January 12
Sub-Committee on Penal Reform to hear submissions from five groups

31 January 12
Anne Ferris, TD elected Vice-Chair of Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality

31 January 12
Education Committee to discuss future role of guidance counselling and modern languages

31 January 12
Transport Committee to discuss fuel laundering

30 January 12
Communications Committee to meet Regulator

30 January 12
Finance Committee to examine the problem of cigarette smuggling

30 January 12
Transport Committee to discuss clamping regulation with County and City Managers’ Association and Cork City Council

30 January 12
Transport Committee expresses concerns on EC proposal on Trans-European Transport Network

25 January 12
New Committee to place citizens at heart of parliamentary system

26 January 12
HSE agrees to review centralised medical function following meeting with PAC

26 January 12
EU Affairs Committee engages with Minister for European Affairs

26 January 12
Hannigan elected European Union Affairs Committee Chairman

25 January 12
EU Affairs Committee to meet Minister for European Affairs and elect Chairman

25 January 12
Environment Committee to visit Northern Ireland to discuss water, planning and waste management issues

25 January 12
Chief Executive of the Health Service Executive to appear before PAC

24 January 12
Environment Committee welcomes key role in climate policy roadmap

24 January 12
Finance Committee to visit Bundestag

24 January 12
Advertising ban on alcohol products necessary

24 January 12
Foreign Affairs Committee to discuss Haiti Week with NGOs

24 January 12
Minister for Education and Skills to address Education Committee

23 January 12
Report launch: new Committee on Public Service Oversight and Petitions

23 January 12
Minister for the New Era Programme to address Environment Committee on water issues

23 January 12
Seoladh Tuarascála: Coiste nua um Fhormhaoirsiú ar an tSeirbhís Phoiblí agus Achainíocha

23 January 12
Health Committee to launch key report on the misuse of alcohol and drugs

20 January 12
EU Affairs Committee engage with Tánaiste on Treaty talks

20 January 12
McHugh and Hannigan condemn Derry bombings

19 January 12
EU Affairs and Foreign Affairs Committees discuss Balkan instability with Lord Ashdown

19 January 12
Tánaiste to brief EU Affairs Committee on Treaty negotiations

19 January 12
Agriculture Committee engages with EU Commissioner on CAP reform

19 January 12
Irish Red Cross to attend the PAC

19 January 12
Foreign Affairs Committee has positive and open meeting with Speaker of the Israeli Parliament

19 January 12
HIQA to appear before Health Committee

18 January 12
Committee on the Implementation of the Good Friday Agreement to meet ex-prisoners

18 January 12
EU Affairs and Foreign Affairs Committees to meet Lord Ashdown on Western Balkans

18 January 12
Withholding Information Bill must empower, support and protect victims

18 January 12
Agriculture Committee to discuss CAP reform with EU Commissioner

17 January 12
Sub-Committee on Environment, Community and Local Government to discuss Water Services (Amendment) Bill 2011

17 January 12
Former politicians to debate “Ireland & Europe – 50 Years A Growing”.

17 January 12
Agriculture Committee engages with Animal Health Ireland

17 January 12
Hannigan welcomes joint bid for new EU peace funding

17 January 12
Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education to discuss the Single Working Age Payment

17 January 12
Irish Road Haulage Association to address Transport Committee

16 January 12
Agriculture Committee to meet Animal Health Ireland

16 January 12
HomeBond snub to Environment Committee a matter of serious public concern

16 January 12
Justice Committee to launch report on Criminal Justice Bill 2012

16 January 12
Committee on the Implementation of the Good Friday Agreement visits Monaghan and Armagh

12 January 12
PAC agrees work programme for 2012

12 January 12
PAC pays tribute to Comptroller and Auditor General

12 January 12
EU Affairs Committee engages with Danish Ambassador on EU Presidency Priorities

11 January 12
Secretary General of the Houses of the Oireachtas Commission to brief the PAC

11 January 12
EU Affairs Committee to discuss Danish Presidency priorities

11 January 12
Committee on the Implementation of the Good Friday Agreement to visit Monaghan and Armagh

10 January 12
Finance Committee to question Revenue on pension tax controversy

10 January 12
Chairman designate of the Dublin Airport Authority to address Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht

9 January 12
Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht to resume investigation into water supply, storage and disposal

9 January 12
Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht to play a key role in drafting legislation to regulate vehicle clamping