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Dáil Éireann

Official Report latest update:

Today, 13 May 2021: 22 topics were published, which include 23 speakers and divisions of the House.

Seanad Éireann

Official Report latest update:

Tue, 11 May 2021: 10 topics were published, which include 47 speakers and divisions of the House.

Committees

Official Report latest update:

Meeting of the Joint Committee On Finance, Public Expenditure And Reform, And Taoiseach on Wed, 12 May 2021.

PQs (Questions)

Official Report latest update:

Today, 13 May 2021: 26 Parliamentary Questions answered.

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

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

Careers in the Houses of the Oireachtas Service

We are seeking to recruit a Translator (Grade I) for Rannóg an Aistriúcháin.

Recruitment for this role is via the Public Appointments Service website, publicjobs.ie.

The closing date is Thursday, 13 May 2021.

The Oireachtas and the EU

Europe Day

Press releases

13 May 2021, 15.00

Joint Committee on Children, Disability, Equality and Integration invites written submissions on General Scheme of the Birth Information and Tracing Bill 2021

12 May 2021, 16.16

Mental Health Committee to discuss depression supports with Pieta and Aware

12 May 2021, 15.54

Joint Committee on Disability Matters to discuss the withdrawal of occupational therapies from schools and the Progressing Disability Service Model with HSE

12 May 2021, 15.23

Committee of Public Accounts to examine 2019 Financial Statements of An Bord Pleanala

11 May 2021, 18.54

EU Affairs Committee to engage with members of the Northern Ireland Assembly Committee for the Executive Office

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.

Recently considered Bills and Acts

12 May 2021

Before Dáil Éireann

Criminal Justice (Perjury and Related Offences) Bill 2018

No. 112 of 2018

12 May 2021

Before Seanad Éireann

Private Security Services (Amendment) Bill 2021

No. 49 of 2021

12 May 2021

Before Seanad Éireann

Loan Guarantee Schemes Agreements (Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland) Bill 2021

No. 62 of 2021

12 May 2021

Before Dáil Éireann

Pensions (Amendment) (Transparency in Charges) Bill 2021

No. 72 of 2021