Next meeting:

Last updated - 10 May 2021, 16.29

11 May 2021, 16.00

The Joint Committee on Transport and Communications Networks will meet in private session.

Date established: 30 Jul 2020

House: 33rd Dáil, 26th Seanad

National Development Plan

Latest report

National Development Plan

The Committee has sent a submission to the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform as part of Review to Renew, the public consultation of the review of the National Development Plan.

Press releases

6 May 2021, 16.30

Joint Committee on Transport and Communications Networks recommends to Government the immediate roll-out of a rapid antigen testing pilot programme for aviation

4 May 2021, 16.17

Joint Committee on Transport and Communications Networks to discuss Antigen Testing with Prof Mark Ferguson

26 Apr 2021, 12.56

Joint Committee on Transport and Communications Networks to discuss eScooters as part of Pre-Legislative Scrutiny of Road Traffic Bill

Videos

Wed, 5 May 2021

Committee on Transport and Communications Networks

Topics: Report of the COVID-19 Rapid Testing Group, The challenges facing Travel Agents and the aviation sector

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Tue, 27 Apr 2021

Committee on Transport and Communications Networks

Topic: Pre-legislative scrutiny of the general scheme of the Road Traffic (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2019

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Tue, 20 Apr 2021

Committee on Transport and Communications Networks

Topic: Engagement with Chairperson Designates

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Opening statements and submissions

Fri, 7 May

Opening statement, Pat Dawson et al., CEO, Irish Travel Agents Association

Opening statement, Pat Dawson et al., CEO, Irish Travel Agents Association ()

Fri, 7 May

Opening statement, Prof. Mark Ferguson, Director General & Chief Scientific Adviser to the Government of Ireland, Science Foundation Ireland

Opening statement, Prof. Mark Ferguson, Director General & Chief Scientific Adviser to the Government of Ireland, Science Foundation Ireland ()

Wed, 28 Apr

Opening statement, Peter Walsh, Chief Executive, Transport Infrastructure Ireland

Opening statement, Peter Walsh, Chief Executive, Transport Infrastructure Ireland ()

Reports

Fri, 12 Mar 2021

Submission to Review to Renew, the review of the National Development Plan (NDP)
Joint Committee on Transport and Communications Networks Submission to Review to Renew, the review of the National Development Plan (NDP) March 2021

Wed, 9 Dec 2020

Report on Issues facing the Aviation industry in Ireland
Joint Committee on Transport and Communications Networks report on Issues affecting the aviation industry December 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 areas of transport and communications networks is scrutinised by the Committee and decisions are made regarding such proposals.

Committee contact details

Committee on Transport and Communications Networks

Leinster House

Kildare Street

Dublin 2

D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee

Padraig Grant

(01) 618 3954

jctcn@oireachtas.ie

Press officer

Alan Neary

(01) 618 4743

(086) 010 7500

alan.neary@oireachtas.ie