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
[AV Room LH2000]

 

     

News from the Committee

30 November 16
Select Committee on Justice & Equality to discuss Courts Bill 2016

29 November 16
Select Committee on Justice & Equality to discuss Judicial Appointments Bill & Estimates

15 November 16
Justice & Equality Committee to discuss immigration and refugee crisis

8 November 16
Justice & Equality Committee to resume discussions on Traveller Ethnicity

25 October 16
Justice & Equality Committee to discuss Traveller Ethnicity

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