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The committee shadows the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage.

Date established: 30 Jul 2020

House: 33rd Dáil, 26th Seanad

Affordable housing

Latest publication

Affordable housing

The Committee has published a report on its pre-legislative scrutiny of the General Scheme of an Affordable Housing Bill 2020. The Committee has identified several issues and made recommendations on these issues which are explained in detail in the body of the report.

Press releases

28 Jun 2021, 16.00

Joint Committee on Joint Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage to resume scrutiny on Local Government (Directly Elected Mayor with Executive Functions in Limerick City & County) Bill 2021

23 Jun 2021, 16.45

Joint Committee on Joint Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage to discuss report on interim report on mortality in single homeless population

21 Jun 2021, 16.50

Joint Committee on Joint Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage to discuss Pre-Legislative Scrutiny of Electoral Reform Bill with Minister Malcolm Noonan

Recent videos

Wed, 14 Jul 2021

Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage

Topic: Section 254 Regulations for National Broadband Ireland rollout

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Tue, 6 Jul 2021

Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage

Topic: Local Property Tax

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Tue, 29 Jun 2021

Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage

Topic: Pre-legislative scrutiny of the general scheme of the Local Government (Directly Elected Mayor with Executive Functions in Limerick City and County) Bill 2021 (resumed)

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Recent documents

Wed, 28 Jul

Submission, Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission, HLGH-224a-2021

Submission, Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission, HLGH-224a-2021 ()

Wed, 28 Jul

Submission, Atheist Ireland, HLGH-231a-2021

Submission, Atheist Ireland, HLGH-231a-2021 ()

Wed, 28 Jul

Submission, Facebook, HLGH-241a-2021

Submission, Facebook, HLGH-241a-2021 ()

Recent reports

Tue, 11 May 2021

Report on Pre-Legislative Scrutiny of the General Scheme of the Affordable Housing Bill 2020
Joint Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage Report on Pre-Legislative Scrutiny of the General Scheme of the Affordable Housing Bill 2020 May 2021

Tue, 20 Apr 2021

Interim Report on Homelessness
Joint Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage Interim Report on Homelessness April 2021

Tue, 20 Apr 2021

Work Programme 2020/2021
Joint Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage Work Programme 2020/2021

Select committee

The select committee comprises only Dáil Members. It meets to consider legislation and Estimates relating to the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage.

EU scrutiny

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EU scrutiny

All proposed EU legislation in the areas of agriculture, food and the marine is scrutinized by the committee and decisions are made regarding such proposals.

Committee contact details

Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee

Anne-Marie Lynch

(01) 618 3325

jchlgh@oireachtas.ie

 

Press officer

Robert Kennedy-Cochrane

(01) 618 4149

(085) 870 7436

robert.kennedy-cochrane@oireachtas.ie