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The committee shadows the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation and provides a meaningful input into legislation and policy. It also informs debate on the creation and retention of jobs and promoting enterprise and innovation. The committee was renamed during the Dáil term (26 Sep 2017) and was previously the Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation.

Date established: 26 Sep 2017

House: 32nd Dáil, 25th Seanad

South East Action Plan for Jobs

Latest Report

South East Action Plan for Jobs

Following its delegation to Waterford in November 2017, the committee has published a report on the South East Action Plan for Jobs. The report makes seven recommendations for addressing the problems in the south east region.

Press releases

21 May 2018, 18.06

Ticket touts: Business, Enterprise & Innovation Committee to hear evidence on capping resale prices

4 May 2018, 15.07

Business Committee focuses on insurance premiums, rising claims in final hearing on cost of doing business in Ireland

26 Feb 2018, 15.33

Business, Enterprise & Innovation Committee to receive update on Brexit negotiations

Recent videos

Tue, 22 May 2018

Committee on Business, Enterprise and Innovation

Detailed scrutiny of the Sale of Tickets (Sporting and Cultural Events) Bill 2017

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Wed, 9 May 2018

Committee on Business, Enterprise and Innovation

Committee Stage consideration of the Industrial Development (Amendment) Bill 2018

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Tue, 8 May 2018

Committee on Business, Enterprise and Innovation

Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals
Cost of Doing Business (resumed)

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Recent debates

Wed, 9 May 2018

Select Committee

Message to Dáil

Tue, 8 May 2018

Joint Committee

Cost of Doing Business in Ireland: Discussion (Resumed)

Tue, 24 Apr 2018

Joint Committee

Cost of Doing Business in Ireland: Discussion (Resumed)

Recent reports

Thu, 17 May 2018

South East Action Plan for Jobs: Waterford Engagement
Joint Committee on Business, Enterprise and Innovation report on South East Action Plan for Jobs: Waterford Engagement

Fri, 27 Apr 2018

Annual Report 2017, Joint Committee on Business, Enterprise and Innovation
Annual report of the Joint Committee on Business, Enterprise and Innovation, 2017

Thu, 14 Dec 2017

Report: The situation of non-EEA crew in the Irish Fishing Fleet under the Atypical Worker Permission Scheme
Joint Committee on Business, Enterprise and Innovation, report on the situation of non-EEA crew in the irish fishing fleet under the Atypical Worker Permission Scheme

Recent documents

Tue, 22 May

Opening statement, Kieran Grace, Principal Officer, Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation

Opening statement, Kieran Grace, Principal Officer, Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation (PDF)

Tue, 22 May

Opening statement, Maurice Quinlivan TD

Opening statement, Maurice Quinlivan TD (PDF)

Thu, 17 May

South East Action Plan for Jobs: Waterford Engagement

South East Action Plan for Jobs: Waterford Engagement (PDF)

Submission guidelines

Before you make a submission to an Oireachtas committee, please read our guidelines document. It gives a brief overview of the purpose of submissions and the format you should use when you make a submission.

Select committee

The select committee comprises only Dáil Members. It meets to consider legislation and Estimates relating to the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation.

EU scrutiny

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EU scrutiny

All proposed EU legislation in the area of business, enterprise and innovation is scrutinized by the committee and decisions are made regarding such proposals.

Committee contact details

Joint Committee on Business, Enterprise and Innovation
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin 2
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee:
Marie Fennell
(01) 618 3929
(076) 100 1754
Marie.Fennell@oireachtas.ie

Press Officer:
Shawn Pogatchnik
(01) 618 4203
shawn.pogatchnik@oireachtas.ie