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Last updated - 13 Jul 2018, 16.17

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The committee shadows the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport and considers general policy matters relating to the functions of the Department and EU policy priorities in the area.

Date established: 16 Jun 2016

House: 32nd Dáil, 25th Seanad

Fixed penalty notices for drink driving

Latest Report

Fixed penalty notices for drink driving

Following its pre-legislative scrutiny of the General Scheme of the Road Traffic (Fixed Penalty Notice - Drink Driving) Bill 2017, the committee has published its report.

Press releases

17 Jul 2018, 10.23

Transport Committee to discuss impact of Metrolink and bus connects plans

10 Jul 2018, 12.30

Transport Committee to discuss second runway at Dublin Airport with Minister

26 Jun 2018, 14.01

Transport Committee to carry out pre-legislative scrutiny of the Railway Safety (Amendment) Bill

Recent videos

Wed, 11 Jul 2018

Committee on Transport, Tourism and Sport

Motion: Approval of the Air Services Agreement between Ireland and the Arab Republic of Egypt and the Air Services Agreement between Ireland and the United Arab Emirates

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Wed, 11 Jul 2018

Committee on Transport, Tourism and Sport

Proposed 2nd runway at Dublin Airport and proposals for noise regulation Legislation
EU Scrutiny

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Wed, 27 Jun 2018

Committee on Transport, Tourism and Sport

Pre-legislative scrutiny of the general scheme of the Railway Safety (Amendment) Bill 2018

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Recent debates

Wed, 27 Jun 2018

Joint Committee

Railway Safety (Amendment) Bill 2018: Discussion

Wed, 20 Jun 2018

Joint Committee

Disqualified Drivers: Discussion

Wed, 13 Jun 2018

Joint Committee

Accessibility of Public Transport for People with Disabilities: Discussion (Resumed)

Recent documents

Wed, 11 Jul

Opening Statement, Shane Ross TD, Minster for Transport, Tourism and Sport

Opening Statement, Shane Ross TD, Minster for Transport, Tourism and Sport (PDF)

Wed, 11 Jul

Opening Statement, Shane Ross TD, Minster for Transport, Tourism and Sport

Opening Statement, Shane Ross TD, Minster for Transport, Tourism and Sport (PDF)

Wed, 27 Jun

Opening statement, David Sheahan, Assistant Garda Commissioner, An Garda Síochána

Opening statement, David Sheahan, Assistant Garda Commissioner, An Garda Síochána (PDF)

Recent reports

Fri, 16 Jun 2017

General Scheme of the Road Traffic Bill 2017
General Scheme of the Road Traffic Bill 2017

Wed, 15 Mar 2017

Annual Report on the Operation of the European Union (Scrutiny) Act 2002
Annual Report on the Operation of the European Union (Scrutiny) Act 2002

Select committee

The select committee comprises only Dáil Members. It meets to consider legislation and Estimates relating to the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport.

EU scrutiny

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EU scrutiny

All proposed EU legislation in the areas of transport,tourism and sport is scrutinized by the committee and decisions are made regarding such proposals.

Committee contact details

Committee on Transport, Tourism and Sport
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin 2
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee:
Paul Kelly

(01) 618 3954
(076) 100 1867
JCTTS@oireachtas.ie


Press Officer:
Ciaran Brennan
(01) 618 3903
(086) 049 6518
ciaran.brennan@oireachtas.ie