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This Week in the Houses of the Oireachtas 28 June - 2 July 2010

Last updated Thursday, 1 July at 10:07 a.m.


Monday 28 June 2010
Committees Meeting in Public Session

3.00 p.m.


Tuesday 29 June 2010
Dáil Éireann (Oireachtas Live)

2.30 p.m.

3.15 p.m.

4.15 p.m.

  • Leaders Questions

4.29 p.m.

  • Order of Business
  • Revised Estimates (Back from Committee) (without Debate) (Department of Finance)
  • Motion re Post-Release (Restriction on Certain Activities) Order Scheme 2010 (Back from Committee) (without Debate)
    (Department of Justice and Law Reform)
  • Motion re Criminal Justice (Amendment) Act 2009 (Back from Committee) (without Debate)
    (Department of Justice and Law Reform)
  • Motion re Combating the Sexual Abuse of Children (Back from Committee) (without Debate)
    (Department of Justice and Law Reform)
  • Wildlife (Amendment) Bill 2010 (to conclude at 7pm if not previously concluded)
    (Department of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government)
    • Second Stage (Resumed)
    • Committee Stage
    • Report Stage
    • Final Stage
  • Adoption Bill 2009 (Seanad) (Resumed to conclude at 10pm if not previously concluded)
    (Department of Health and Children)
    • Report Stage

7.00 p.m.

8.30 p.m.

  • Afternoon business continued

10.00 p.m.


Seanad Éireann
(Oireachtas Live)
2.30 p.m.

  • Order of Business
  • Motion on combating of sexual abuse, sexual exploitation of children and child pornography (Back from Committee without debate)
    (Department of Justice and Law Reform)
  • Motion regarding Criminal Justice (Amendment) Act 2009 (Back from Committee without debate)
    (Department of Justice and Law Reform)
  • Motion regarding Post-Release (Restrictions on Certain Activities) Order Scheme 2010 (Back from Committee without debate)
    (Department of Justice and Law Reform)
  • Electricity Regulation (Amendment) (Carbon Revenue Levy) Bill 2010
    (Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources)
    • Committee Stage
    • Final Stage
  • Earlier Signature Motion
  • Road Traffic Bill 2009
    (Department of Transport)
    • Second Stage
  • Matters on the Adjournment


Committees Meeting in Public Session

11.30 a.m.

  • The Joint Committee on European Scrutiny will meet in Committee Room 4, Leinster House 2000
    • Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals - consideration of new proposals

2.00 p.m.

  • The Joint Committee on European Affairs will meet in Committee Room 4, Leinster House 2000
    • Portfolio including relevant aspects of the EU2020 Strategy
      • Ms. Máire Geoghegan-Quinn, European Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science

2.30 p.m.

  • The Select Committee on Justice, Equality, Defence and Women's Rights meet in Committee Room 1, Leinster House 2000

3.00 p.m.

  • The Joint Committee on Health and Children will meet in Committee Room 2, Leinster House 2000
    • Developments and progress on recommendations, following the publication of the following two reports:
      • Report of Dr. Kevin McCoy on Western Health Board Inquiry into Brothers of Charity Services in Galway;
      • A review of the circumstances surrounding the elapse of time in bringing to completion the Western Heath Board Inquiry into allegations of abuse in the Brothers of Charity Services
        • Representatives from the Department of Health and Children
        • Representatives from the Health Service Executive (HSE)


Wednesday 30 June 2010

Dáil Éireann (Oireachtas Live)

10.30 a.m.

  • Leaders Questions

10.44 a.m.

11.29 a.m.

1.30 p.m.

  • Sos

2.30 p.m.

3.45 p.m.

  • Afternoon Business continued

7.00 p.m.

8.30 p.m.

  • Afternoon business continued

10.00 p.m.


Seanad Éireann (Oireachtas Live)


10.30 a.m.

  • Order of Business
  • Health (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill 2010
    (Department of Health and Children)
    • Second Stage
    • Committee Stage
    • Report Stage
    • Final Stage
  • Wildlife (Amendment) Bill 2010
    (Department of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government)
    • Second Stage

5:00 p.m.


Committees Meeting in Public Session

9:00 a.m.

  • The Committee on Members' Interests of Seanad Éireann will meet in Commitee Room 3, Leinster House 2000
    • Investigate complaints against Senator Ivor Callely
      • Official from Members' Services, Houses of the Oireachtas Service

11.30 a.m.

  • The Joint Committee on Agriculture, Fisheries and Food will meet in Committee Room 4, Leinster House 2000
    • The welfare of horses
      • Officials from the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

2.00 p.m.

  • The Joint Committee on Arts, Sport, Tourism, Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs will meet in Committee Room 4, Leinster House 2000
    • Family Carers - Supporting the Home Community
      • Mr. Enda Egan, Chief Executive Officer, Carers Association, Ireland's Voluntary Organisation for Family Carers in the Home

3.30 p.m.

  • The Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs will meet in Committee Room 3, Leinster House 2000
    • Humanitarian work in Haiti
      • Mr. John O'Shea, Chief Executive, GOAL

3.45 p.m.

  • The Joint Committee on Transport will meet in Committee Room 1, Leinster House 2000
    • The NRA's future Work Programme/plans, issues relating to the M50 and the current upgrade works.
      • Mr. Fred Barry, Chief Executive, The National Roads Authority
    • Road safety issues in Ireland
      • Farren, Gallagher and Keane Families


Thursday 1 July 2010

Dáil Éireann (Oireachtas Live)

10.30 a.m.

  • Order of Business
  • Motion re: Stockholm Agreement (referral to committee) (without debate)
    (Department of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government)
  • Central Bank Reform Bill 2010 (Resumed to conclude at 1pm if not previously concluded)
    (Department of Finance)
    • Report Stage
    • Final Stage

1:00 p.m.

  • Sos

1.30 p.m.

9.00 p.m.

10.15 p.m.


Seanad Éireann (Oireachtas Live)

10.30 a.m.


Committees Meeting in Public Session

10.00 a.m.

  • The Committee of Education and Science will meet in Committee Room 2, Leinster House 2000
    • Value for money (VFM) and the geographical spread of course availability on Post Leaving Certificate (PLC) courses
      • Department of Education and Skills Officials

Friday 2 July 2010

Dáil Éireann (Oireachtas Live)

10.30 a.m.

1.30 p.m.

4.30 p.m.

  • Adjournment of the Dáil


Seanad Éireann (Oireachtas Live)

10.30 a.m.


Committee and Report Stage Business planned for scheduling in Dáil Éireann

Week beginning 5 July 2010

  • No Bills Scheduled

Week beginning 12 July 2010

  • No Bills Scheduled


Provisional listing of Bills for Dáil Select Committee consideration

Week beginning 5 July 2010

  • No Bills scheduled

Week beginning 12 July 2010

  • No Bills scheduled


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