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 Schedule for Week Commencing 23 January 2017


Dé Máirt/Tuesday, 24/2017

Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform, and Taoiseach (Joint) CR3, LH 2000 1 p.m.
AGENDA: Engagement on EU Corporate Taxation Strategy and EU Investment and Growth Strategies [Mr. Pierre Moscovici, Commissioner for Economic Affairs, Taxation and Customs, European Commission]

Agriculture, Food and the Marine (Joint) CR2, LH 2000 4 p.m.
AGENDA: (i) Scrutiny of EU legislative proposals -  Schedule A: COM(2016)750 Geographical Indications - Spirit Drinks
(ii) Impact of the UK Referendum on membership of the European Union on the Irish agri-food and fisheries sectors
[Representatives from the Irish Fish Producers Organisations and the Irish Fish Processors & Exporters Association]

Education and Skills (Joint) CR1, LH 2000 4 p.m.
AGENDA: Private Meeting

An Ghaeilge, An Ghaeltacht agus na nOileán (Comh) CR4, LH 2000 5 p.m.
AGENDA: Private Meeting


Dé Céadaoin/Wednesday, 25/01/2017

Future of Healthcare (Select) CR3, LH 2000 9 a.m.
AGENDA: Health Service Reform [Dr. Brian Turner, Department of Economics, Cork University Business School, University College Cork]

Justice and Equality (Joint) CR2, LH 2000 9 a.m.
AGENDA: Pre-Legislative Scrutiny of the General Scheme of the Judicial Appointments Commission Bill 2016 and the Judicial Appointments Commission Bill 2016 [PMB] [Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality]

Transport, Tourism and Sport (Joint) CR4, LH 2000 9 a.m.
AGENDA: Session A: 9 a.m. Sports in Ireland: Challenges, Strategies and Governance  [Mr. Kieran Mulvey, Chairman, Sport Ireland, Mr. John Treacy, CEO, Sport Ireland and Mr. James Galvin, CEO, Federation of Irish Sport]
Session B: 11.15 a.m. Current financial situation at Bus Eireann, The Expressway Service and the Rural Transport Programme. [Mr Ray Hernan, Acting CEO, Bus Eireann and Mr Seamus Boland, CEO,Irish Rural Link]

Children and Youth Affairs (Joint) CR1, LH 2000 10 a.m.
AGENDA: Issues relating to the weight of schoolbags [Representatives from the National Parents Council Primary; the National Parents Council Post Primary; and Dr. Sara Dockrell, Assistant Professor,Trinity College Dublin]

Future Funding of Domestic Water Services (Joint) CR4, LH 2000 1.30 p.m.
AGENDA: Public Ownership of the Public Water System [Representatives from the Department of Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government, Treasa Brannick Ó Cíllin and Mr. Séamas Ó Tuathail, Senior Counsel]

Health (Joint) CR3, LH 2000 1.30 p.m.
AGENDA: Session A: 1.30 p.m. Overcrowding at Hospital Emergency Departments [Representatives from the Irish Association of Emergency Medicine; the Irish Congress of Trade Unions; and Patient Focus]; and Session B: 3 p.m. Overcrowding at Hospital Emergency Departments [Representatives from the Health Service Executive]

Public Petitions (Joint) CR1, LH 2000 1.30 p.m.
AGENDA: Public Petitions received


Déardaoin/Thursday, 26/01/2017

Public Accounts CR3, LH 2000 9 a.m.
AGENDA: (i) Business of the Committee;
(ii)Appropriation Accounts 2015
Vote 35: Army Pensions
Vote 36: Defence
C&AG Report 2015
Chapter 8: Disposal of Government Jet
[Representatives from the Department of Defence and Public Expenditure and Reform]

Foreign Affairs and Trade, and Defence (Joint) CR1, LH 2000 9.30 a.m.
AGENDA: (i) 9:30 a.m. The work of UNHCR, with particular reference to the situation in Syria [Grainne O’Hara, UNHCR]
(ii) 11:00 a.m. Discussion on the killing of Michael Dwyer in Bolivia [Mrs Caroline Dwyer]

Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform, and Taoiseach (Joint) CR2, LH 2000 10 a.m.
AGENDA: Business & Banking [Mr. Gerry Beades, Chairman, Friends of Banking Ireland, Ms. Jackie Lavin, Bill Cullen Premier Cars; and Mr. Seamus Ó Muilleaneoir, Chairman, Public Banking Forum of Ireland]

Social Protection (Joint) CR4, LH 2000 10 a.m.
AGENDA: Labour Activation (resumed) [Representatives from Ibec, SIPTU, the ICTU and The Irish National Organisation of the Unemployed]

Dáil Business R160 5-Storey Block 10.30 a.m.
AGENDA: Private Meeting

Implementation of the Good Friday Agreement (Joint) CR2, LH 2000 2.15 p.m.
AGENDA: The Implications of Brexit for the Good Friday Agreement and its Institutions (resumed) [Mr. Tom Arnold, Director General, Institute of International and European Affairs]


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Liostáil Shealadach Billí lena mBreithniú i Roghchoistí Dála / Provisional Listing of Bills for Dáil Select Committee Consideration

** Week commencing 30 January 2017
No Bills Scheduled

** Week commencing 06 February 2017
Communications Regulation (Postal Services) (Amendment) Bill 2016


Report Launch

Report on the Recognition of Traveller Ethnicity
Joint Committee on Justice and Equality
Audio Visual Room, LH 2000 on Thursday, 26 January 2017 at 9:45 a.m.


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