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 Select Committee will meet in Public Session on Wednesday 22nd February in CR2 LH2000 at 9.00 a.m. to consider the following:
1. Criminal Justice (Suspended Sentences of Imprisonment) Bill 2016 [Seanad]; and
2. Criminal Justice (Offences Relating to Information Systems) Bill 2016