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Last updated - 27 Jul 2021, 15.18

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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.

The Committee was renamed during the Dáil term (24 May 2021) and was previously the Committee on Children, Disability, Equality and Integration.

Date established: 24 May 2021

House: 33rd Dáil, 26th Seanad

Press releases

15 Jul 2021, 12.00

Joint Committee on Children, Disability, Equality, Integration and Youth publishes Report on Pre-Legislative Scrutiny of the General Scheme of a Certain Institutional Burials (Authorised Interventions) Bill

12 Jul 2021, 16.00

Joint Committee on Children, Disability, Equality, Integration and Youth to resume Pre-Legislative Scrutiny of Birth Information and Tracing Bill 2021

5 Jul 2021, 16.30

Joint Committee on Children, Disability, Equality, Integration and Youth to resume consideration of the National Action Plan for Childminding 2021-2028

Recent videos

Tue, 13 Jul 2021

Committee on Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth

Topic: Pre-Legislative Scrutiny of the General Scheme of the Birth Information and Tracing Bill 2021 (resumed)

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Tue, 6 Jul 2021

Committee on Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth

Topic: Consideration of the National Action Plan for Childminding 2021-2028 (resumed)

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Tue, 29 Jun 2021

Committee on Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth

Topic: Pre-legislative scrutiny of the general scheme of the Birth Information and Tracing Bill 2021 (resumed)

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Recent documents

Thu, 15 Jul

Submission, various individuals

Submission, various individuals ()

Thu, 15 Jul

Submission, Tuam Babies Family Group

Submission, Tuam Babies Family Group ()

Thu, 15 Jul

Submission, Tuam Home Survivors Network

Submission, Tuam Home Survivors Network ()

Recent reports

Thu, 15 Jul 2021

Report on pre-legislative scrutiny of the General Scheme of a Certain Institutional Burials (Authorised Interventions) Bill
Joint Committee on Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth Report on pre-legislative scrutiny of the General Scheme of a Certain Institutional Burials (Authorised Interventions) Bill July 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, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth

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