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 17 September 2014 at 1.00 p.m. in Committee Room 3 LH 2000
Topic under discussion will be -
Up-date on Estimates 2014, briefing on pre-budget issues in the Department of Social Protection, and discussion of policy issues
Minister for Social Protection
This Committee was established on 12 June 2012. It assumed relevant responsibilities from the Joint Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education.