The Joint Committee on European Union Affairs
The European Affairs Committee plays a key role in informing debate on the European Union in Ireland by fully considering important EU developments and initiatives affecting Ireland, ensuring that EU legislation and proposals are properly scrutinised and in holding the Government to account in Ireland’s relations with Europe.
The Committee also regularly engages with EU institutions to monitor and influence the political and strategic direction of the Union as a whole.
What's on this week
The Joint Committee on European Union Affairs will meet on Tuesday 4th October 2016 at 5.00 p.m. in Committee Room 2 LH2000 to discuss:
1. Briefing by Minister of State for European Affairs on the work of the General Affairs Council (GAC), to include the results of the Bratislava Summit and the decision of the United Kingdom to withdraw from the European Union
2. Election of Vice-Chair