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Last updated - 22 Jan 2021, 16.23

26 Jan 2021, 14.00

The Joint Committee on Children, Disability, Equality and Integration will meet in private session.

The Committee considers and reports to the Houses of the Oireachtas on the expenditure, administration and policy of the Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth and the State bodies within the responsibility of the Department.

Date established: 30 Jul 2020

House: 33rd Dáil, 26th Seanad

Committee on Children, Disability, Equality and Integration invites submissions on the General Scheme of a Certain Institutional Burials (Authorised Interventions) Bill
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Press releases

22 Jan 2021, 13.11

Joint Committee on Children, Disability, Equality and Integration invites written submissions on General Scheme of a Certain Institutional Burials (Authorised Interventions) Bill

14 Dec 2020, 15.12

Joint Committee on Children, Disability, Equality and Integration to discuss ‘Unmet Needs’ report with Minister Rabbitte

7 Dec 2020, 16.45

Joint Committee on Children, Disability, Equality and Integration to continue discussions on ‘Unmet Needs’ report

Recent videos

Tue, 15 Dec 2020

Committee on Children, Disability, Equality and Integration

Topic: Consideration of the report by the Ombudsman for Children, entitled "Unmet Needs"

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Tue, 8 Dec 2020

Committee on Children, Disability, Equality and Integration

Topic: Engagement with Stakeholders on Ombudsman for Children Report entitled “Unmet Needs”

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Tue, 1 Dec 2020

Committee on Children, Disability, Equality and Integration

Topic: Engagement with Dr. Niall Muldoon, Ombudsman for Children re Report entitled “Unmet Needs”

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Recent documents

Tue, 29 Dec

Work Programme 2020/2021

Work Programme 2020/2021 (PDF)

Tue, 15 Dec

Opening statement, Anne Rabbitte T.D., Minister, Department of Health

Opening statement, Anne Rabbitte T.D., Minister, Department of Health (PDF)

Tue, 8 Dec

Opening statement, Linda Comerford, Spokesperson, Enough is Enough

Opening statement, Linda Comerford, Spokesperson, Enough is Enough (PDF)

Recent reports

Tue, 29 Dec 2020

Work Programme 2020/2021
Joint Committee on Children, Disability, Equality and Integration Work Programme 2020/2021

Select committee

The select committee comprises only Dáil Members. It meets to consider legislation and Estimates relating to the relevant Department.

EU scrutiny

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EU scrutiny

All proposed EU legislation in the area of children and youth affairs is scrutinized by the committee and decisions are made regarding such proposals.

Committee contact details

Committee on Children, Disability, Equality and Integration

Leinster House

Kildare Street

Dublin 2

D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee

Anita Gibbons

(01) 618 3843

cdei@oireachtas.ie

Press officer

Robert Kennedy-Cochrane

(01) 618 4149

(085) 870 7436

robert.kennedy-cochrane@oireachtas.ie