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 Public Session on Wednesday 14th December in CR2 LH2000 at 9.00 a.m. on the following:
(i) Pre-Legislative Scrutiny on the General Scheme of the Equality/Disability (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill.
(ii) Immigration and Refugee Crisis.
[Mr. David Stanton T. D., Minister of State at the Department of Justice and Equality]
On Thursday 15th December 11.00 a.m.:
Launch of the Committee’s Report on Garda Oversight and Accountability