An Comhchoiste um
Chumarsáid, Gníomhú ar son na hAeráide
agus Comhshaol

Joint Committee on
Communications, Climate Action
and Environment

This Committee has a very broad remit over policy areas which impinge on the lives of citizens in every corner of the country.

The Committee shadows the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment and considers general policy matters relating to the functions of this department.

The committee also has an oversight role in relation to a number of regulatory bodies (CER, BAI, and ComReg).

Note: This committee's name was changed from the Joint Committee on Communications, Climate Change and Natural Resources on Thursday 29 September 2016.

Select Committee

What's on this week

Next Scheduled meeting

The Committee will meet in private at 12 Noon, Tuesday October 24

 

Tuesday 17 October 2017 at 17.00

  • EU Scrutiny- Schedule B: COM(2016)285 [parcel delivery services], COM(2016)287 [audiovisual media services],COM(2016)789 [environmental reporting],COM(2017)54 [aviation activities], Schedule B: COM(2016)175; COM(2017)51; COM(2017)83; COM(2017)132; COM(2017)366; COM(2017)427; and COM(2017)428.
  • Scrutiny of Statutory Instrument 2017-400 Waste Management (Tyres and Waste Tyres) Regulations 2017 - engagement with stakeholders
    • Officials from the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment
    • Representatives from:
      • Environmental Protection Agency
      • City & County Managers Association
      • Repak Producer Register Limited,
      • Irish Tyre Industry Association (ITIA)
      • Independent Tyre Wholesalers and Retailers Association (ITWRA)
      • Irish Farmers Association (IFA)
      • Irish Road Hauliers Association (IRHA)
      • Protecting Uplands & Rural Environments(PURE)
      • The Association for Retail Tyre Standards (ATRS)
News from the Committee

17 October 17
Communications Climate Action & Environment Committee to discuss waste tyres regulation and EU legislative proposals

4 October 17
Communications, Climate Change & Environment Committee to consider Mid-Year review of Estimates

26 September 17
Communications, Climate Action & Environment Committee to consider mid-year estimates

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