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Last updated - 29 Jul 2021, 15.40

There are currently no scheduled meetings for this Committee.

The Committee was established to consider policy directions in respect of key issues affecting the Traveller community.

Date established: 24 Sep 2020

House: 33rd Dáil, 26th Seanad

Press releases

21 Jul 2021, 14.12

Committee on Key Issues affecting the Traveller Community to hear from the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission and FLAC

30 Jun 2021, 20.12

Traveller Community housing and accommodation access debate resumed by Oireachtas Committee

15 Jun 2021, 10.26

Ombudsman for Children ‘No End in Site’ report discussed by Oireachtas Committee

Recent videos

Thu, 22 Jul 2021

Committee on Key Issues affecting the Traveller Community

Topics: Access to Housing and Accommodation, including Traveller-specific Accommodation (resumed), Equality Reviews on the Provision of Traveller Accommodation by Local Authorities, Any other business

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Thu, 1 Jul 2021

Committee on Key Issues affecting the Traveller Community

Topics: Access to Housing and Accommodation, including Traveller-specific Accommodation (resumed), Any other business

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Tue, 15 Jun 2021

Committee on Key Issues affecting the Traveller Community

Topic: Discussion on the following report and related matters “No End in Site – An investigation into the living conditions of children living on a local authority halting site”

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Recent debates

Thu, 1 Jul 2021

Joint Committee
Traveller Accommodation: Discussion (Resumed)

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Tue, 15 Jun 2021

Joint Committee
Traveller Accommodation: Discussion (Resumed)

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Tue, 1 Jun 2021

Joint Committee
Traveller Accommodation: Discussion

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Recent documents

Thu, 22 Jul

Opening statement, Sinéad Lucey et al., Managing Solicitor, Free Legal Advice Centres

Opening statement, Sinéad Lucey et al., Managing Solicitor, Free Legal Advice Centres ()

Thu, 22 Jul

Opening statement, Sinéad Gibney et al., Chief Commissioner, Irish Human Rights Equality Commission

Opening statement, Sinéad Gibney et al., Chief Commissioner, Irish Human Rights Equality Commission ()

Thu, 1 Jul

Opening statement, Rosemary Hennigan et al., Policy Coordinator, Focus Ireland

Opening statement, Rosemary Hennigan et al., Policy Coordinator, Focus Ireland ()

Contact details

Joint Committee on Key Issues affecting the Traveller Community
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin 2
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee

Leo Bollins

(01) 618 3054

jckitc@oireachtas.ie

Press Officer

Jason Kiernan

(01) 618 4486

(086) 701 5235

jason.kiernan@oireachtas.ie