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Last updated - 15 Oct 2021, 15.37

20 Oct 2021, 13.30

The Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform and Taoiseach will meet in private session in Committee Room 3, LH2000.

The committee scrutinises the work of the Department of Finance and the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform.

Date established: 23 Jul 2020

House: 33rd Dáil, 26th Seanad

Ulster Bank

Latest report

Ulster Bank

The Committee is preparing a wide-ranging report on banking matters as part of its general scrutiny role in this area. The Committee has decided to publish this interim report relating to Ulster Bank.

Recent press releases

12 Oct 2021, 12.45

Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform and Taoiseach to begin detailed scrutiny of Regulation of Lobbying (Amendment) Bill 2020

5 Oct 2021, 16.00

Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform and Taoiseach to resume pre-legislative scrutiny of General Scheme of Protected Disclosures (Amendment) Bill 2021

28 Sep 2021, 16.40

Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform and Taoiseach to resume pre-legislative scrutiny of General Scheme of Protected Disclosures (Amendment) Bill 2021

21 Sep 2021, 16.55

Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform and Taoiseach to begin pre-legislative scrutiny of General Scheme of Protected Disclosures (Amendment) Bill 2021

6 Jul 2021, 16.30

Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform and Taoiseach to begin pre-legislative scrutiny of General Scheme of Finance (Local Property Tax) (Amendment) Bill 2021

29 Jun 2021, 16.15

Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform and Taoiseach to discuss general banking matters with AIB

22 Jun 2021, 17.10

Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform and Taoiseach to discuss general banking matters with Permanent TSB

16 Jun 2021, 16.15

Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform and Taoiseach to resume scrutiny of Consumer Credit Amendment Bill 2018

15 Jun 2021, 18.30

Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform and Taoiseach to discuss general banking matters

1 Jun 2021, 16.05

Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform and Taoiseach to resume examination of processes and procedures regarding determination of remuneration of senior public servants

Recent videos

Wed, 13 Oct 2021

Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform, and Taoiseach

Topic: Detailed scrutiny of the Regulation of Lobbying (Amendment) Bill 2020

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Wed, 6 Oct 2021

Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform, and Taoiseach

Topic: Pre-legislative scrutiny of the general scheme of the Protected Disclosures (Amendment) Bill 2021 (resumed)

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Wed, 29 Sep 2021

Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform, and Taoiseach

Topic: Pre-legislative scrutiny of the general scheme of the Protected Disclosures (Amendment) Bill 2021 (resumed)

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Recent opening statements and submissions

Wed, 13 Oct

Opening statement, Sherry Perreault, Head of Ethics and Lobbying Regulation, Standards in Public Office Commission

Opening statement, Sherry Perreault, Head of Ethics and Lobbying Regulation, Standards in Public Office Commission ()

Wed, 13 Oct

Opening statement, Professor Gary Murphy, School of Law and government, DCU

Opening statement, Professor Gary Murphy, School of Law and government, DCU ()

Wed, 13 Oct

Opening statement, John Devitt, Chief Executive, Transparency International Ireland

Opening statement, John Devitt, Chief Executive, Transparency International Ireland ()

Recent reports

Tue, 30 Mar 2021

Political contribution on COM(2021)749
Political Contribution on Council Directive amending Directive 2006/112/EC as regards conferral of implementing powers to the Commission to determine the meaning of the terms used in certain provisions of that Directive

Tue, 16 Feb 2021

Interim Report on Banking – Ulster Bank
Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform, and Taoiseach Interim Report on Banking – Ulster Bank February 2021

Select committee

The select committee comprises only Dáil Members. It meets to consider legislation and Estimates relating to the Department of Finance and the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform.

EU scrutiny

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EU scrutiny

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

Contact details

Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform, and Taoiseach
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee

Aileen Fallon

(01) 618 3850

financecommittee@oireachtas.ie

Press officer

Robert Kennedy-Cochrane

(01) 618 4149

(085) 870 7436

robert.kennedy-cochrane@oireachtas.ie