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 at 9.00 a.m. on Wednesday the 22nd November 2017 in CR2 LH2000 to consider the Further Revised Estimate Justice and Equality Vote (Vote 24): [Minister for Justice and Equality] 

The Joint Committee will meet in Public Session at 9.30 a.m. on Wednesday the 22nd November 2017 in CR2 LH2000 to discuss the Right to Die with Dignity: [Mr. Tom Curran, Right to Die Ireland, Irish Association for Palliative Care and Professor. Penney Lewis, Professor of Law & Co-Director, Centre of Medical Law & Ethics – Kings College London]   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

   

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                               

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

News from the Committee

14 November 17
Justice & Equality Committee resumes hearings on General Scheme of the Communications (Data Retention) Bill 2017

7 November 17
Justice & Equality Committee to focus on General Scheme of the Communications (Data Retention) Bill 2017

24 October 17
Justice & Equality Committee to focus on Mortgage Arrears Resolution (Family Home) Bill 2017

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