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Last updated - 17 Sep 2021, 15.43

22 Sep 2021, 12.30

The Joint Committee on Tourism, Culture, Arts, Sport and Media will meet in private session at 11:30 am.

The Joint Committee on Tourism, Culture, Arts, Sport and Media will meet in Committee Room 3, LH2000 at 12:30 pm.

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

Impact of Covid-19

Latest report

Impact of Covid-19

The Committee has published a report on the impact of Covid-19 on the hospitality and entertainment sectors. The report highlights a range of key issues and makes recommendations on the supports required for the sectors.

Press releases

21 Sep 2021, 16.40

Joint Committee on Tourism, Culture, Arts, Sport and Media to discuss key priorities of Fís Éireann/Screen Ireland and impact of Covid-19 on coach and tour operators

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

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

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

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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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Recent documents

Tue, 27 Jul

Work Programme 2021

Work Programme 2021 ()

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) ()

Recent reports

Tue, 27 Jul 2021

Work Programme 2021
Joint Committee on Tourism, Culture, Arts, Sport and Media

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