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Last updated - 9 Nov 2018, 16.48

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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

Sale of tickets

Latest Report

Sale of tickets

The committee has published a report on the scrutiny of the Sale of Tickets (Sporting and Cultural Events) Bill 2017 [PMB]. It recommends ticket touting legislation is introduced immediately to ensure consumers are protected.

Press releases

12 Nov 2018, 09.56

Business, Enterprise and Innovation Committee to discuss Ireland’s skills needs

11 Oct 2018, 14.28

Business, Enterprise and Innovation Committee to discuss Irish membership of CERN

28 Sep 2018, 11.29

Weak regulation of gift vouchers in focus for Business, Enterprise and Innovation Committee

Recent videos

Tue, 13 Nov 2018

Committee on Business, Enterprise and Innovation

Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals
Ireland's Skills Needs

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Wed, 7 Nov 2018

Committee on Business, Enterprise and Innovation

Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals

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Tue, 16 Oct 2018

Committee on Business, Enterprise and Innovation

Motion on Competition Act 2002 (Section 27) Order 2018
Discussion on CERN

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Recent reports

Wed, 3 Oct 2018

Report on the Scrutiny of the Sale of Tickets (Sporting and Cultural Events) Bill 2017 [PMB]
Joint Committee on Business, Enterprise and Innovation report on the Scrutiny of the Sale of Tickets (Sporting and Cultural Events) Bill 2017 [PMB]

Wed, 11 Jul 2018

Report on the Cost of Doing Business
Joint Committee on Business, Enterprise and Innovation report on the cost of doing business

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

Recent documents

Tue, 13 Nov

Opening statement, ICTU

Opening statement, ICTU (PDF)

Tue, 13 Nov

Opening statement, Tony Donohoe, Head of Education and Social Policy, IBEC

Opening statement, Tony Donohoe, Head of Education and Social Policy, IBEC (PDF)

Wed, 7 Nov

Opening Statement, Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation

Opening Statement, Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation (PDF)

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 
(086) 701 3295 
shawn.pogatchnik@oireachtas.ie