Justice & Equality Committee to consider revised estimates and bill

The Select Committee on Justice and Equality consider revised estimates for public services at its meeting tomorrow, 12 April 2017.

The agenda for the meeting is:

2017 Revised Estimates for Public Services - Vote 16 (Valuation Office); Vote 20 (Garda Síochána); Vote 21 (Prisons); Vote 22 (Courts Service); Vote 23 (Property Registration Authority); Vote 24 (Justice and Equality); Vote 25 (Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission); Vote 41 (Policing Authority).

Appearing before the Committee is Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality Frances Fitzgerald.

This meeting will start in Committee Room 2 at 9am on Wednesday, 12 April 2017.

At 10.45 in Committee Room 2, the Joint Committee on Justice and Equality will carry out detailed scrutiny of the Criminal Justice (Aggravation by Prejudice) Bill 2016 [PMB].

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Committee Membership:


Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin (Chairman)     Sinn Féin
Colm Brophy                Fine Gael
Jack Chambers                Fianna Fáil
Clare Daly                Independents4Change
Alan Farrell                Fine Gael
Jim O’Callaghan                Fianna Fáil
Mick Wallace                Independents4Change


Frances Black                Civil Engagement Group
Lorraine Clifford-Lee            Fianna Fáil
Martin Conway                Fine Gael
Niall Ó Donnghaile            Sinn Féin