Education Committee to discuss Technological Universities Bill 2015

The Select Committee on Education and Skills will carry out committee stage examination of the Technological Universities Bill 2015 at its meeting tomorrow, Wednesday, 15 November 2017.

Committee Chair Fiona O’Loughlin, TD said: “The main purpose of the Bill is to provide for the establishment of technological universities. In addition, the Bill provides for a number of changes to the governance and operation of the existing institutes of technology. Tomorrow we will examine the Bill section by section and discuss any proposed amendments.”

This meeting starts at 5pm on Wednesday, 15 November 2017 in Committee Room 2 Leinster House. Committee proceedings can be viewed live here.

Committee proceedings can also be viewed on the move, through the Houses of the Oireachtas Smartphone App, available for Apple and Android devices.

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Committee Membership:


Thomas Byrne Fianna Fáil
Kathleen Funchion Sinn Féin
Josepha Madigan Fine Gael
Catherine Martin Green Party
Tony McLoughlin Fine Gael
Fiona O'Loughlin - Chair Fianna Fáil
Jan O'Sullivan Labour