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The Committee on Parliamentary Privileges and Oversight considers matters relating to Standing Orders and parliamentary privileges attaching to membership of Seanad Éireann and oversees procedure generally. The Committee now also acts periodically as the Committee on Remit Oversight. The Committee was formerly titled the Committee on Procedure and Privileges.

Date established: 29 Jun 2020

House: 26th Seanad

Response to the judgments of the Supreme Court in the Kerins case

In December 2020 the Committee, with the Committee on Parliamentary Privileges and Oversight (Dáil Éireann), published a joint report on the response of the Houses of the Oireachtas to the judgments of the Supreme Court in the Kerins case.

Committee contact details

Committee on Parliamentary Privileges and Oversight (Seanad Éireann)

Leinster House

Kildare Street

Dublin 2

D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee

Carmel Considine

(01) 618 4477

carmel.considine@oireachtas.ie

Press officer

Verona Ní Bhroinn

(01) 618 3881

(087) 262 4132

verona.nibhroinn@oireachtas.ie