Justice & Equality Committee resumes hearings on General Scheme of the Communications (Data Retention) Bill 2017

The Joint Committee on Justice and Equality will continue its hearings on pre-legislative scrutiny of the General Scheme of the Communications (Data Retention) Bill 2017 at its meeting tomorrow, Wednesday, 15 November 2017.

Tomorrow the Committee will hear from Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL) and National Union of Journalists (NUJ).

This meeting will start in Committee Room 2 at 9am on Wednesday, 15 November 2017.

Committee proceedings can be viewed live here.

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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