Joint Committee on Education and Social Protection
This Committee has a broad remit in shadowing two key Government Departments. It seeks to provide a meaningful input into legislation and policy, with a number of goals such as:
The Committee also regularly engages with EU institutions to monitor and influence the political and strategic direction of the Union as a whole. View Committee's Orders of Reference and current Work Programme 2012.
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What's on this week
The next meeting of the Joint Committee on Education and Social Protection will take place on Wednesday 05 March in Committee Room 3 LH2000 at 1.00 p.m.
The topic under discussion will be -
Reform of pensions and the implications of the EU White Paper on Pensions [Department of Social Protection, ICTU, Irish Brokers Association (IBA)]
This Committee was established on 12 June 2012. It assumed relevant responsibilities from the Joint Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education.