[Archive 31st Dáil] Commitee News

16 December 15
PAC calls for a review of two capital projects that yielded no return

9 December 15
PAC to examine ITs’ financial statements

2 December 15
PAC to examine Department of Finance 2014 accounts

25 November 15
PAC to meet with Irish Greyhound Board (IGB) to discuss €1m deficit

18 November 15
PAC finds that poor analysis & decision making at the root cause of the demise of the DDDA

18 November 15
PAC to meet with Department of Public Expenditure and Reform & Office of Government Procurement

11 November 15
PAC to meet with Offices of the Attorney General, DPP & Chief State Solicitor

4 November 15
PAC to question Department of Justice on Thornton Hall development

21 October 15
PAC to assess HSE accounts for 2014

30 September 15
PAC to discuss Project Eagle with NAMA

23 September 15
PAC to discuss Technological University for the South-East

8 July 15
NAMA officials to appear before PAC on sale of NI assets

6 July 15
PAC calls for greater protection for Wards of Court

1 July 15
Revenue Commissioners to appear before the PAC

1 July 15
Need for maximising EU grants superseded proper oversight in cross border broadband project: PAC

25 June 15
PAC decides not to accept Ansbacher correspondence

24 June 15
PAC to assess 2013 accounts of Department of the Environment

 24 June 15
Department must urgently draw up plan to harness employment potential of Harbour Centres: PAC

24 June 15
HSE procurement practices must avoid conflicts of interest: PAC

23 June 15
PAC to launch reports on HSE procurement and Fisheries Harbour Centres

17 June 15
PAC to consider practices of Special Investigations Unit at Department of Agriculture

10 June 15
PAC to consider SUSI overspend and procurement issues

27 May 15
PAC to consider Department of Social Protection expenditure

13 May 15
PAC to meet Department of Finance on 2013 accounts

6 May 15
PAC to consider Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources expenditure

29 April 15
PAC to consider draft reports on Wards of Court and Fisheries Harbour Centres

22 April 15
PAC to assess HSE procurement practices and financial performance

21 April 15
PAC delegation to visit Dublin docklands

16 April 15
PAC to examine SUSI operational deficiencies

15 April 15
PAC to examine lapses in management of €4.3 million cross border broadband project

2 April 15
Vietnam aid links must be harnessed to foster trade: PAC

1 April 15
PAC Meeting with HSE representatives postponed

25 March 15
PAC to consider Dublin Docklands Development Authority Accounts

11 March 15
PAC to hear from Revenue Commissioners on HSBC Offshore Accounts

9 March 15
PAC delegation to visit Vietnam to assess Irish Aid funding

5 March 15
PAC and Stormont counterparts share concerns in relation to €4.3m cross border project

4 March 15
PAC to consider issues for small businesses arising from public procurement centralisation

25 February 15
PAC to consider Office of Public Works 2013 Accounts

19 February 15
PAC to advance concerns around underuse of Howth Fishery Harbour Centre assets

17 February 15
PAC delegation to visit Howth to consider use of Fishery Harbour Centre assets

4 February 15
PAC to consider exchequer funding on Land Aggregation Scheme and Water Services

28 January 15
PAC to consider Arts, Culture and the Gaeltacht Department spending

21 January 15
PAC to discuss accountability and governance issues at the NCAD

17 December 14
PAC to engage with NAMA representatives on 2013 financial performance

10 December 14
PAC to assess financial challenges in Credit Union sector

3 December 14
PAC to meet Revenue Commissioners on 2013 accounts

26 November 14
PAC to assess public spending waste on Limerick Greyhound Stadium

19 November 14
Courts Service expenditure to be assessed by PAC

12 November 14
PAC to ask C&AG for Progress Report on Ansbacher tax evasion

7 November 14
Confidential disclosure to the Members of the Committee of Public Accounts

22 October 14
PAC to examine accounts of National Paediatric Hospital Development Board

15 October 14
PAC to examine financial management of Fishery Harbour Centres

8 October 14
PAC to hear from Shannon Development on 2013 expenditure

8 October 14
An Coiste um Chuntais Phoiblí chun cuntais Údarás na Gaeltachta a bhreithniú

8 October 14
PAC to consider Údarás na Gaeltachta accounts

2 October 14
HSE should prioritise risk profiling in medical card eligibility - PAC report

2 October 14
Systemic weaknesses in Penalty Points system require urgent actions - PAC report

2 October 14
PAC report highlights lapses in management of exchequer funding across a range of public bodies

1 October 14
PAC to consider 2012 accounts of the Irish Sports Council

1 October 14
PAC to launch reports on penalty points and medical cards

26 September
PAC Chairman says C&AG Report highlights serious shortcomings in financial oversight by public bodies

24 September 14
PAC to consider reports on penalty points and medical cards

16 July 14
Statement from CPP on PAC application for powers to compel

9 July 14
Acting Garda Commissioner to appear before PAC

2 July 14
HSE and CRC representatives to appear before PAC

25 June 14
Departments of Environment, Communications and Agriculture to appear before PAC

18 June 14
Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport and Road Safety Authority to appear before PAC

11 June 14
HSE and Department of Health to appear before PAC

28 May 14
NAMA to face Public Accounts Committee on recently published progress report

14 May 14
PAC to examine accounts of Department of Education and Skills

7 May 14
PAC to focus on accounts of Department of Finance

30 April 14
PAC to focus on accounts of Department of Social Protection

16 April 14
PAC to seek compellability powers in relation to Rehab

9 April 14
PAC to resume hearings with Rehab

8 April 14
PAC welcomes review of governance and structures at Rehab

2 April 14
PAC to discuss Rehab CEO resignation as part of Committee Business tomorrow

2 April 14
PAC to focus on accounts of Department of Public Expenditure and Reform

26 March 14
Cancellation of PAC meeting with Department of Social Protection

13 March 14
PAC refers correspondence regarding Rehab to An Garda Siochána

12 March 14
PAC to focus on accounts of Department of Justice and Equality

10 March 14
Appearance of Frank Flannery before the PAC

5 March 14
PAC to focus on accounts of Dept of Foreign Affairs and Irish Aid

28 February 14
PAC statement on document containing salary details received at meeting

26 February 14
Rehab Chief Executive to appear before PAC

19 February 14
Revenue Commissioners to appear before PAC

13 February 14
Publication of evidence given to the PAC by the Garda whistle-blower to be referred to the Dáil Committee on Procedure and Privileges

12 February 14
National Treasury Management Agency and National Pension Reserve Fund to appear before PAC

5 February 14
PAC to focus on Dublin Docklands Development Authority 2012 accounts

30 January 14
PAC takes evidence from the Garda Whistle Blower

29 January 14
OPW and Department of Environment to appear before PAC

28 January 14
PAC to hear evidence from Garda Whistle-Blower

28 January 14
PAC to consider the intervention by the Minister on its examination of the cancellation of motoring fines

23 January 14
PAC to resume examination of CRC on receipt of special report from HSE

22 January 14
PAC to focus on penalty points and management of fixed charge notice system

15 January 14
PAC to resume hearings on top-up payments

13 January 14
PAC to review oversight and accountability mechanisms in Irish Water

19 December 13
NAMA and Department of Finance to appear before PAC

18 December 13
Examination by the PAC of issues relating to the cancellation of penalty points

18 December 13
PAC to question HSE and Departments of Health and Public Expenditure on top-up payments

16 December 13
Charity Commissioner must to be appointed without delay – PAC Chairman

12 December 13
Brian Conlon, the former CEO of the Central Remedial Clinic to appear before the PAC

11 December 13
PAC to discuss C&AG’s report into Dublin Docklands Development Authority with Paul Maloney

10 December 13
PAC to examine top-up payments at CRC

28 November 13
Greater oversight by the Oireachtas and a review of the code of law on white collar crime needed – PAC report

28 November 13
PAC delegation to visit Ethiopia

27 November 13
PAC meeting on DDDA cancelled

26 November 13
PAC to examine top-up payments to hospital executives

20 November 13
PAC to focus on National Gallery of Ireland

13 November 13
Medical Card eligibility on PAC agenda

6 November 13
PAC to focus on Bord na gCon annual accounts

16 October 13
Forfás and Ordnance Survey Ireland annual accounts to be examined by PAC

9 October 13
PAC to discuss C&AG’s special report on Education Audits

2 October 13
Secretary General of Department of Public Expenditure & Reform to appear before PAC

30 September 13
C&AG report outlines range of areas where State checks and balances are not working - PAC

25 September 13
PAC to meet NAMA CEO on 2012 Annual Report

18 September 13
IDA Ireland accounts and annual report to be examined by PAC

17 July 13
Valuation Office and Social Protection Accounts to be examined by PAC

11 July 13
Cancellation of PAC meeting with Department of Public Expenditure and Reform

10 July 13
Public Expenditure and Reform accounts to be examined by PAC

3 July 13
FÁS accounts, National Training Fund and European Globalisation Adjustment Fund to be examined by PAC

26 June 13
PAC to examine Department of Environment and EPA Accounts

26 June 13
PAC to discuss C&AG’s report into Dublin Docklands Development Authority with Lar Bradshaw

19 June 13
PAC to discuss National Health and Local Authority Levy with SIPTU, HSE and Health Department

12 June 13
PAC to discuss recent media articles about John McGuinness TD

12 June 13
PAC to discuss financial market crisis with Matthew Elderfield

22 May 13
OPW accounts to be examined by PAC

15 May 13
PAC to consider Garda accounts and collection of motor tax

8 May 13
PAC to examine VAT on Intra-Community Trade

1 May 13
PAC to examine C&AG report into Dublin Docklands Development Authority

29 April 13
Operation of SIPTU Fund raises issues of concern - PAC

24 April 13
PAC to examine HSE financial statements

17 April 13
PAC to examine Broadcasting Fund and financial accounts of BAI

21 March 13
System of external audit for Irish Aid needs help to improve standards– PAC report

21 March 13
HSE must put in place procedures to collect income it is due – PAC report

20 March 13
PAC to examine accounts of Department of Justice and Chief State Solicitor’s Office

13 March 13
PAC to examine accounts of Department of Social Protection

6 March 13
Department of Finance to attend PAC meeting

27 February 13
PAC to examine Department of Education financial statements

20 February 13
PAC to examine Revenue Commissioners financial statements

6 February 13
PAC to examine transport, roads and tourism expenditure

30 January 13
PAC to examine financial statements of Enterprise Ireland

23 January 13
PAC to examine financial statements of the National Transport Authority

16 January 13
PAC to examine financial statements of aviation, communication and energy regulators

19 December 12
PAC to examine development assistance with Department of Foreign Affairs

12 December 12
PAC to resume examination of PPPs

5 December 12
PAC to examine PPPs and funding to local authorities

22 November 12
Public Sector pay structures no longer fit for purpose – PAC report

21 November 12
National Treasury Management Agency and National Pension Reserve Fund to appear before PAC

7 November 12
PAC to examine HSE allowances

6 November 12
PAC delegation to visit Mozambique

31 October 12
PAC to examine allowances paid to An Garda Síochána with Garda Commissioner

30 October 12
PAC to discuss Public Sector Allowances with ICTU representatives

24 October 12
PAC to examine allowances with Secretary General at Dept of Justice and Prison Officers

24 October 12
PAC to examine education allowances with Secretary General at Dept of Education

22 October 12
PAC to examine political allowances with Oireachtas Commission and Public Expenditure

18 October 12
PAC has positive engagement with Department of Defence on allowances

17 October 12
PAC to review allowances at the Department of Defence

10 October 12
PAC to examine Public Service Reform Plan with Minister Howlin and Implementation Body

8 October 12
PAC to examine health service budgetary situation with HSE and health department

3 October 12
PAC to resume review of financial audits of education sector and HEA accounts

27 September 12
C&AG report outlines litany of errors by public bodies costing the State millions - PAC

26 September 12
PAC to review financial audits of education sector with college heads

20 September 12
Committee of Public Accounts to review the payments of allowances to public servants

5 July 12
PAC publishes framework for a banking inquiry

4 July 12
Public Accounts Committee to meet NAMA CEO

27 June 12
HSE budget, expenditure and procurement to be examined by PAC

20 June 12
Welfare overpayments due to error and fraud to be examined by PAC

13 June 12
€53 million write-off by DDDA at glass bottle site to be examined by PAC

6 June 12
€3.6 billion error in Government debt figures and bank stabilisation measures to be examined by PAC

24 May 12
Public Accounts Committee welcomes publication of Report by C&AG into NAMA

17 May 12
Irish Red Cross needs to address corporate governance and financial control issues - PAC report

17 May 12
State legal strategies should be underpinned by a cost benefit analysis – PAC report

16 May 12
PAC to examine Communications, Energy and Natural Resources expenditure

9 May 12
Secretary General at the Department of Transport and NRA Chief Executive to appear before PAC

2 May 12
Secretary General at the Department of the Taoiseach and CSO Director General to appear before PAC

25 April 12
Foreign Affairs expenditure to be discussed by PAC

28 March 12
PAC to examine employment support schemes

21 March 12
PAC to examine Croke Park Agreement

14 March 12
Mahon Tribunal costs, water services and housing finance to be discussed by PAC

7 March 12
PAC to examine the cost of the dioxin contamination of pigmeat

22 February 12
PAC to examine public procurement and management of public sector property portfolio

15 February 12
PAC continues investigation of legal strategy at the National Campus Stadium

9 February 12
PAC calls for greater scrutiny of the €1billion that goes to the VEC sector

2 February 12
PAC to call Croke Park Implementation Body

2 February 12
Comptroller and Auditor General to Investigate SIPTU Account

2 February 12
McGuinness calls for additional powers for PAC to investigate Poolbeg incinerator fiasco

1 February 12
Garda Commissioner to be examined by PAC on the implementation of new fingerprinting system

26 January 12
HSE agrees to review centralised medical function following meeting with PAC

19 January 12
Irish Red Cross to attend the PAC 

12 January 12
PAC agrees work programme for 2012

12 January 12 - 
PAC pays tribute to Comptroller and Auditor General

11 January 12
Secretary General of the Houses of the Oireachtas Commission to brief the PAC

14 December 11

PAC to continue its examination of the operation of the unofficial SIPTU Account

7 December 11  
Minister Brendan Howlin to brief the PAC

1 December 2011
Committee of Public Accounts agree to conduct a financial market collapse inquiry

30 November 2011
PAC to examine FÁS Accounts

10 November 2011 
PAC critical of the legal strategies pursued at the National Sports Campus
 

10 November 2011
Committee of Public Accounts to draw up proposals to hold a banking inquiry


9 November 2011
PAC to examine the legal strategy at the National Sports Campus which has resulted in legal costs running into millions having to be met by the tax payer

2 November 2011 
PAC to examine error of €3.6 billion in the National Accounts

25 October 2011
NAMA Chief Executive Brendan McDonagh to appear before Public Accounts Committee

19 October 2011 
Chief Executive of the Valuation Office to appear before Public Accounts Committee

12 October 2011 
Public Accounts Committee to examine financial control in the Irish Red Cross Society
 

5 October 2011
Public Accounts Committee to examine the 2010 accounts and performance of the National Treasury Management Agency and the National Pension Reserve Fund

21 September 2011
Public Accounts Committee to examine revenue collection issues with officials from the Revenue Commissioners

19 September 2011
Committee of Public Accounts welcomes C&AG report

6 July 2011
PAC to examine the operation of hospital emergency departments

9 November 2011