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:
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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 22 October 2014 at 1.00 p.m. in Committee Room 3 LH 2000
Topic under discussion will be -
The role of Primary School Boards of Management and their relationship with the Department of Education and Skills [Catholic Primary Schools Management Association, Church of Ireland Board of Education, INTO, Department of Education and Skills]
This Committee was established on 12 June 2012. It assumed relevant responsibilities from the Joint Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education.