This Committee play an important role in informing debate on key areas of mutual interest such as North/South economic co-operation, particularly in areas of tourism, transport and communications infrastructure and agriculture; reconciliation and combating sectarianism; cross-border co-operation in policing; and Ireland/UK relations. The Committee, which includes Members from Leinster House and MPs from Northern Ireland, offers an opportunity to foster better links and dialogue between parliamentarians from both sides of the border.
As part of its remit, the Committee may invite presentations from Government Ministers, State organisations from North and South, representative groups and interested individuals to hear their views and perspectives on the Good Friday Agreement and cross-border co-operation.
The Committee will also consider:
Read the Committee's Orders of Reference.