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Last updated - 20 Jul 2021, 15.15

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The Committee shadows the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Sport, Gaeltacht and Media, focusing on the following areas under the Department's remit: tourism, culture, arts, sport and media.

The Committee was renamed during the Dáil term (24 May 2021) and was previously the Committee on Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sport and the Gaeltacht.

Date established: 24 May 2021

House: 33rd Dáil, 26th Seanad

Press releases

21 Jul 2021, 14.00

Joint Committee on Tourism, Culture, Arts, Sport and Media recommends extending 9% VAT rate to 2025 and other measures to support the reopening of hospitality and entertainment sectors

20 Jul 2021, 15.30

Joint Committee on Tourism, Culture, Arts, Sport and Media to meet with Australia’s eSafety Commissioner

13 Jul 2021, 16.15

Joint Committee on Tourism, Culture, Arts, Sport and Media to meet with Gardai and Samaritans Ireland

Recent videos

Wed, 21 Jul 2021

Committee on Tourism, Culture, Arts, Sport and Media

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

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Wed, 14 Jul 2021

Committee on Tourism, Culture, Arts, Sport and Media

Topics: Discussion on matters relating to Online Safety, Pre-legislative scrutiny of the general scheme of the Online Safety and Media Regulation Bill

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Wed, 14 Jul 2021

Committee on Tourism, Culture, Arts, Sport and Media

Topic: 2021 Further Revised Estimates for Public Service for Vote 33 - Programme Areas A, B, D and E

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Recent documents

Wed, 21 Jul

Submission, Tim Fenn, CEO, and Elaina Fitzgerald, President, Irish Hotels Federation (IHF)

Submission, Tim Fenn, CEO, and Elaina Fitzgerald, President, Irish Hotels Federation (IHF) ()

Wed, 21 Jul

Submission, Liam Fitzgerald and Kim O'Callaghan, Event Production Industry COVID-19 Working Group (EPICWG)

Submission, Liam Fitzgerald and Kim O'Callaghan, Event Production Industry COVID-19 Working Group (EPICWG) ()

Wed, 21 Jul

Submission, Adrian Cummins and Mark McGowan, Restaurants Association of Ireland (RAI)

Submission, Adrian Cummins and Mark McGowan, Restaurants Association of Ireland (RAI) ()

Recent reports

Wed, 21 Jul 2021

Report on the impact of Covid-19 on the Hospitality and Entertainment sectors
Joint Committee on Tourism, Culture, Arts, Sport and Media report on the impact of Covid-19 on the Hospitality and Entertainment sectors July 2021

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 Tourism, Culture, Arts, Sport and Media
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