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Last updated - 25 Jan 2021, 14.59

There are currently no scheduled meetings for this Committee.

The Committee shadows the Department of Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sport and the Gaeltacht, focussing on important legislative and policy initiatives across the wide range of areas under the Department's remit.

Date established: 30 Jul 2020

House: 33rd Dáil, 26th Seanad

Press releases

15 Dec 2020, 14.34

Joint Committee on Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sport and the Gaeltacht to discuss challenges faced by broadcast media and newspapers due to Covid-19

8 Dec 2020, 12.51

Joint Committee on Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sport and the Gaeltacht to discuss impact of Covid-19 on Film and Television Production

1 Dec 2020, 12.23

Joint Committee on Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sport and the Gaeltacht to discuss impact of Covid-19 on Tourism Sector

Recent videos

Wed, 16 Dec 2020

Committee on Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sport and the Gaeltacht

Topics: Challenges facing Public Broadcasting and the broader Media Sector as a result of Covid-19, Challenges facing National and Regional newspapers as a result of Covid-19

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Wed, 9 Dec 2020

Committee on Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sport and the Gaeltacht

Topic: Challenges facing the film and television production industry as a result of Covid-19

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Wed, 2 Dec 2020

Committee on Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sport and the Gaeltacht

Topic: Impact of Covid-19 across the Tourism Sector

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Recent documents

Wed, 9 Dec

Opening statement, Desirée Finnegan et al., Chief Executive, Screen Ireland

Opening statement, Desirée Finnegan et al., Chief Executive, Screen Ireland (PDF)

Wed, 9 Dec

Opening statement, Stuart Switzer and Aoife O'Sullivan, Board members, Screen Producers Ireland

Opening statement, Stuart Switzer and Aoife O'Sullivan, Board members, Screen Producers Ireland (PDF)

Wed, 2 Dec

Opening statement, Paul Kelly, CEO and Chair of Fáilte Ireland

Opening statement, Paul Kelly, CEO and Chair of Fáilte Ireland (PDF)

Recent reports

Wed, 2 Dec 2020

Work Programme 2020
Joint Committee on Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sport and the Gaeltacht work programme 2020

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 Committee's area is scrutinised by the Committee and decisions are made regarding such proposals.

Committee contact details

Committee on Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sport and the Gaeltacht

Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee

Laura Pathe

(01) 618 4125

jcmedia@oireachtas.ie

Press officer

Robert Kennedy-Cochrane

(01) 618 4149

(085) 870 7436

robert.kennedy-cochrane@oireachtas.ie