14 Jan 2020

The Committee on Procedure considers matters of procedure and recommends any additions or amendments to the Standing Orders of Dáil Éireann. As and when requested, it also considers and reports on Members' privileges.

Date established: 1 Jan 2017

Date dissolved: 14 Jan 2020

House: 32nd Dáil

Sub-Committee on Dáil Reform

The Sub-Committee on Dáil Reform considers matters of procedure, recommends changes to Standing Orders, oversees procedure in committees and reports on the privileges attaching to Members.

Utterances that may be defamatory

Under Standing Order 61, if you consider that you have been referred to in the Dáil chamber in a defamatory way, you can make a submission to the Dáil Committee on Procedure.

Recent reports

Wed, 11 Dec 2019

Report on Instruction of Legal Representation on Behalf of Dáil Éireann
Report of the Committee on Procedure on High Court proceedings entitled Smith and others v the Ceann Comhairle (High Court Record Number 2019/791JR)

Thu, 24 Oct 2019

Report on the Review by the Clerk of Dáil Éireann of Electronic Voting in Dáil Éireann on Thursday 17 October 2019
Report of the Committee on Procedure on the Review by the Clerk of Dáil Éireann of Electronic Voting in Dáil Éireann on Thursday 17 October 2019

Thu, 2 Apr 2015

Report on utterances by Deputy Mary Lou McDonald

Committee contact details

Committee on Procedure (Dáil Éireann)
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin 2
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee:
Elaine Muldoon
(01) 618 3740
076 100 1736
elaine.muldoon@oireachtas.ie

Press Officer:
Verona Ní Bhroinn
+353 (0) 1 618 3881
+353 (0) 87 262 4132
verona.nibhroinn@oireachtas.ie