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The Committee shadows the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Sport, Gaeltacht and Media, 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

11 May 2021, 12.30

Joint Committee on Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sport and the Gaeltacht to discuss Online Safety and Media Regulation Bill 2020 with Child Protection stakeholders

5 May 2021, 14.00

Joint Committee on Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sport and the Gaeltacht to hear views of students on Online Safety and Media Regulation Bill 2020

4 May 2021, 15.30

Joint Committee on Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sport and the Gaeltacht to resume Pre-Legislative Scrutiny of Online Safety and Media Regulation Bill 2020

Recent videos

Today, 13 May 2021

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

Topic: Pre-legislative scrutiny of the general scheme of the Online Safety and Media Regulation Bill

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Wed, 12 May 2021

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

Topics: Minutes of the meeting of 5th & 6th May 2021, Pre-legislative scrutiny of the general scheme of the Online Safety and Media Regulation Bill

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Thu, 6 May 2021

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

Topic: Pre-legislative scrutiny of the general scheme of the Online Safety and Media Regulation Bill

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Recent documents

Thu, 13 May

Opening statement, Tanya Ward, Chief Executive, Children’s Rights Alliance

Opening statement, Tanya Ward, Chief Executive, Children’s Rights Alliance ()

Thu, 13 May

Opening statement, Alex Cooney, CEO, CyberSafeKids

Opening statement, Alex Cooney, CEO, CyberSafeKids ()

Thu, 13 May

Opening statement, John Church et al., CEO, ISPCC

Opening statement, John Church et al., CEO, ISPCC ()

Select committee

The select committee comprises only Dáil Members. It meets to consider legislation and Estimates relating to the relevant Department.

Recent reports

Wed, 2 Dec 2020

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

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