Committee to meet with the Vintners' Federation of Ireland and Licensed Vintners Association on drink driving legislation

11 April 2017

The Joint Committee on Transport, Tourism and Sport will tomorrow meet to resume Pre-Legislative Scrutiny of the General Scheme of the Road Traffic (Fixed Penalty - Drink Driving) Bill 2017. The Committee will hear from Mr. Pat Crotty, President, and Mr. Padraig Cribben, Chief Executive of the Vintners' Federation of Ireland and Mr. Donall O’Keeffe, CEO, and Ms. Deirdre Devitt, Chair, of the Licensed Vintners Association.

The meeting will commence at 1.30pm in Committee Room 3 tomorrow, Wednesday, 12 April 2017.

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Committee Membership:

Chairman: Brendan Griffin (Fine Gael)


Mick Barry (AAA-PBP)
Peter Fitzpatrick (Fine Gael)
Imelda Munster (Sinn Féin)
Catherine Murphy (SD/GPTG)
Kevin O'Keeffe (Fianna Fáil)
Robert Troy (Fianna Fáil)


Frank Feighan (Fine Gael)
Pádraig Ó Céidigh (Independent)
John O’Mahony (Fine Gael)
Ned O’Sullivan (Fianna Fáil)