Joint Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation

This Committee plays a key role in providing a meaningful input into legislation and policy and informing debate on the creation and retention of jobs and promoting enterprise and innovation. The Committee is interested in highlighting possible new creative solutions in order to build on progress and to reinforce ongoing efforts to deal in economic recovery and renewal.  The Committee is particularly interested in finding new ways to promote job creation and activation measures targeted at the young unemployed and long term unemployed.

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What's on this week

 The Joint Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation will be meeting on Thursday 15th December 2016 at 2.00 P.M.

The Committee will be engaging with Mr. Martin Sisk, Chairperson Designate, the Irish Auditing and Accounting Supervisory Authority.

The Committee will also discuss the likely economic impact of Brexit with particular emphasis on jobs and enterprise and the steps being taken to mitigate these risks with the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Ms. Mary Mitchell O'Connor T.D.; Minister of State with responsibiliy for Business and Employment, Mr. Pat Breen T.D.; and Minister of State with responsibility for Training and Skills, Mr. John Halligan T.D.

News from the Committee

16 January 17
Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) on the agenda at Jobs Committee meeting

14 December 16
Ministers to brief Jobs Committee on Brexit plans

8 December 16
Jobs Committee meeting with Northern Irish counterparts highlights need for ongoing dialogue and cooperation

7 December 16
Jobs Committee to meet counterparts from Northern Ireland Assembly at private meeting on Brexit

5 December 16
Northern Ireland Ministers to appear before Jobs Committee

30 November 16
Select Committee on Jobs to consider Supplementary Estimates for Public Services

21 November 16
Select Committee on Jobs to consider Committee Stage of Companies (Accounting) Bill 2016

7 November 16
Jobs Committee to continue discussion on ‘Brexit’

24 October 16
Jobs Committee to resume discussion on impact of ‘Brexit’ on jobs

17 October 16
Jobs Committee to discuss impact of ‘Brexit’ & how to mitigate negative effects

21 September 16
Jobs Committee to conduct Mid-year Review of Revised Estimates

20 June 16
Select Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation to consider Revised Estimates


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