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Joint Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality

Traditionally, the Justice, Defence 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, equality, defence and immigration to ensure that Irish society is safe, secure, just, open-minded and impartial.  View and current Work Programme 2012.

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Have your say: Justice Committee seeks public submissions

The Committee is inviting submissions from interested groups and individuals on ‌Gangland Crime and the Brighter Evenings Bill.

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What's on this week

Week commencing Monday 27th October 2014

The Joint Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality will not be meeting this week.

News from the Committee

21 October 14
Justice Committee to discuss motion on Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission

16 October 14
Justice Committee launches report on hearings on domestic and sexual violence

15 October 14
Justice Committee to launch report on its hearings on domestic and sexual violence

 

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  • 16 October 2014: Justice Committee launches report on hearings on domestic and sexual violence
    Marcella Corcoran Kennedy TD and Anne Ferris TD launch Justice Committee report on hearings on domestic and sexual violence.
 

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