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  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • 15.30

    15.30

    Seanad live stream

    Order of Business

    17.00

    17.00

    Seanad live stream

    Motion regarding bullying and sexual harassment in third-level institutions

    19.15

    19.15

    Seanad live stream

    Motion regarding Ireland’s Opt-in to a proposal for a Council Decision to extend the time period to exchange DNA-profiles, fingerprints and vehicle registration data (Prüm) with the United Kingdom

    20.00

    20.00

    Seanad live stream

    Seanad adjourns

  • 11.30

    11.30

    Seanad live stream

    Order of Business

    14.30

    14.30

    Seanad live stream

    Address to Seanad Éireann by MEP’s from Ireland Northwest

    17.00

    17.00

    Seanad live stream

    Child and Family Agency (Amendment) Bill 2021 - Order for Second Stage and Second Stage

    20.45

    20.45

    Seanad live stream

    Seanad adjourns

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

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Business Papers

No business papers were published today.

Dáil Éireann

Official Report latest update:

Thu, 16 Sep 2021: 45 topics were published, which include 124 speakers and divisions of the House.

Seanad Éireann

Official Report latest update:

Fri, 16 Jul 2021: 11 topics were published, which include 46 speakers and divisions of the House.

Committees

Official Report latest update:

Meeting of the Committee Of Public Accounts on Thu, 16 Sep 2021.

PQs (Questions)

Official Report latest update:

Thu, 16 Sep 2021: 322 Parliamentary Questions answered.

There are 160 Members (called Deputies or TDs) of Dáil Éireann.

There are 60 Members (called Senators) in Seanad Éireann.

Culture Night 2021

While we have to keep our doors closed to visitors due to Covid-19, we invite you to come on a virtual stroll through Leinster House with our 3D tour.

Take the Irish language version of the virtual tour of Leinster House

Oireachtas TV

Oireachtas TV Debate | September edition

This month's Oireachtas TV Debate is a climate special.

Flor MacCarthy discusses the international response to climate change and the EU Green Deal with Emeritus Professor John Sweeney, Dr. Diarmuid Torney and climate journalist Anna Gumbau. Later, we asses the Irish response and discuss the Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Act 2021.

View video

The Oireachtas and the EU

Beyond Brexit

Ireland: a parliamentary democracy

About the Oireachtas

Ireland: a parliamentary democracy

Ireland is a parliamentary democracy. The National Parliament (Oireachtas) consists of the President and two Houses: Dáil Éireann (House of Representatives) and Seanad Éireann (the Senate) whose functions and powers derive from the Constitution of Ireland enacted by the people on 1 July 1937. The Houses of the Oireachtas are situated at Leinster House, Dublin.

Press releases

19 Sep 2021, 14.11

EU Affairs Committee to meet Commissioner for Economy Paolo Gentiloni

15 Sep 2021, 17.02

Publication of the Parliamentary Budget Office’s Pre-Budget 2022 Commentary

15 Sep 2021, 16.45

Joint Committee on Public Petitions to consider submitted petitions and discuss direct provision and related matters

15 Sep 2021, 15.45

Joint Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage to begin Pre-Legislative Scrutiny of Tailte Éireann Bill 2020

15 Sep 2021, 15.00

Committee of Public Accounts to examine 2020 Financial Statements with HSE

Did you know?

The Dáil Chamber was originally built as the lecture theatre of the Royal Dublin Society and was opened as such in 1897. The room is octagonal in shape and its original seating capacity was 700.

Recently considered Bills and Acts

16 Sep 2021

Before Dáil Éireann

Planning and Development (Amendment) (20 per cent Provision of Social and Affordable Housing) Bill 2021

No. 111 of 2021

16 Sep 2021

Before Dáil Éireann

Residential Tenancies (Tenants' Rights) Bill 2021

No. 112 of 2021

15 Sep 2021

Before Dáil Éireann

Just Transition (Worker and Community Environmental Rights) Bill 2021

No. 110 of 2021

12 Sep 2021

Before Dáil Éireann

Maritime Area Planning Bill 2021

No. 104 of 2021