[Archive 31st Dáil] Joint Committee on Public Service Oversight and Petitions

The Joint Oireachtas Committee on Public Service Oversight and Petitions seeks to focus its work on investigating and identifying improvements in the delivery of public services to citizens. As part of its remit, the Committee receives and processes public petitions submitted to the Houses of the Oireachtas, and regularly engages with the Ombudsman and other oversight bodies.

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What's on this week

The 31st Dáil was dissolved on 3 February 2016. The Joint Committee on Public Service Oversight and Petitions is adjourned sine die.

News from the Committee

1 February 16
Petitions Committee publish final report on Irish Neutrality

21 January 16
Committee recommends an enhanced role for Ombudsmen in Irish society

21 January 16
Public Service Oversight and Petitions Committee calls for revision and enhancement in next Parliamentary term

 

 

The Committee on Public Service Oversight and Petitions launched a report calling on the Direct Provision System to be made subject to the Ombudsman and FOI Acts on 8 May 2015. The report also heavily criticized the system as being 'not fit for purpose'.