Joint Committee on Justice and Equality

Traditionally, the Justice and Equality Committee has been a forum for Oireachtas members from all parties and none to have a meaningful input into key legislation and policy areas which have real significance.

It plays a major role in considering policy in the fields of justice, security, the rule of law and equality to ensure that Irish society is safe, secure, just, open-minded and impartial.

What's on this week

The Joint Committee will meet in Private Session at 9.00 a.m. and in Public Session at 10.00 a.m. on Wednesday 29th March 2017 in CR2 LH2000 on the following:

 9.00 a.m.:

1. Private Session

 10.00 a.m.:

2. Discussion on Penal Reform [Simon Communities of Ireland]





News from the Committee

7 March 17
Justice & Equality Committee continues hearings on penal reform

28 February 17
Victims’ Rights Alliance to appear before Justice & Equality Committee

14 February 17
Justice & Equality Committee to carry out scrutiny of Bills

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