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
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What's on this week
The Joint Committee will meet on Wednesday, 4 November to engage with the National Youth Council of Ireland, Ballymun Job Centre and the Department of Social Protection, for an update on the operation and impact of JobBridge and the Youth Guarantee.
10 November 15
Sub-Committee to debate the Social Welfare Bill 2015
This Committee was established on 12 June 2012. It assumed relevant responsibilities from the Joint Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education.