Detailed schedule of committee meetings

Last updated: 14.15, 22 June 2018

The start times indicated in this schedule are subject to change at short notice.

  • No meetings were scheduled.

  • 13.00

    Joint Committee on the Irish Language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands

    Audio Visual Room, LH 2000

    Seoladh tuarascála an Chomhchoiste ar Scéim Ghinearálta Bhille na dTeangacha Oifigiúla (Leasú) 2017

    13.30

    13.30

    Matters relating to the Banking Sector (resumed)

    • Representatives from Ulster Bank DAC, Mr. Paul Stanley, Interim Chief Executive Officer

    15.30

    15.30

    Electronic identification of sheep

    • Officials from Dept. of Agriculture, Food and the Marine
    • Representatives from Meat Industry Ireland (MII)

    Rural Development Programme Expenditure

    • Michael Creed, Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine

    16.00

    16.00

    Select Committee on Budgetary Oversight

    CR3, LH 2000

    Prioirites for Budget 2019

    • Representatives from Irish Congress of Trade Unions
    • Representatives from The Irish SME Association
    • Representatives from Dublin Chambers of Commerce

    Priorities for Budget 2019

    • Representatives from Social Justice Ireland
    • Representatives from TASC

    16.00

    16.00

    Joint Committee on the Irish Language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands

    CR4, LH 2000

    Na bearta atá á gcur i gcrích ag an Roinn Gnóthaí Fostaíochta agus Coimirce Sóisialaí chun an Ghaeilge a chur chun cinn agus chun seirbhísí dátheangacha a chur ar fáil

    • Ionadaithe ón Roinn Gnóthaí Fostaíochta agus Coimirce Sóisialaí

    16.00

    16.00

    Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals: Schedule A: COM(2018) 184 on representative actions for the protection of the collective interests of consumers; COM(2018) 185 on better enforcement and modernisation of EU consumer protection rules; COM(2018) 238 on promoting fairness and transparency for business users of online intermediation services; COM(2018) 239 on digital tools and processes in company law; COM(2018) 241 on cross-border conversions, mergers and divisions;

    Engagement with the Secretary General - Statement of Strategy 2018-2021

    • Officials from Dept. of Business, Enterprise and Innovation
  • 09.00

    09.00

    Motion on opt-in pursuant to Protocol 21 re use of financial information in crime prevention

    • Charles Flanagan, Minister for Justice and Equality

    09.00

    09.00

    Committee Stage consideration of the Public Health (Alcohol) Bill 2015

    • Simon Harris, Minister for Health

    09.30

    09.30

    Committee Stage consideration of the Criminal Justice (Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing) (Amendment) Bill 2018

    • Charles Flanagan, Minister for Justice and Equality

    10.30

    Private Meeting

    10.30

    10.30

    Rural Transportation

    • Representatives from National Transport Authority, Ms Anne Graham, Chief Executive Officer; Mr Tim Gaston, Director of Public Transport Services; Ms Margaret Malone, Rural Transport Manager.
    • Representatives from Bus Éíreann, Mr. Ray Hernan, Chief Executive; Mr John Sheridan, Operations Manager; Mr Robert O’Mahony, PSO Network Manager.

    13.30

    13.30

    The Arts for all

    • Representatives from the National College of Arts and Design
    • Representatives from Sherkin Island Development Society
    • Representatives from Arts and Disability Ireland
    • Representatives from Age and Opportunity Ireland
    • Representatives from McAuley Place, Naas

    13.30

    13.30

    Correspondence

    Impact of the Core Bus Corridor Proposals,

    • Ms Anne Graham, CEO, National Transport Authority

    Current situation pertaining to disqualified driving licences

    • Ms Moyagh Murdock, CEO, Road Safety Authority

    13.30

    13.30

    Joint Committee on the Future of Mental Health Care

    CR3, LH 2000

    Deficiencies in Mental Health Services

    • Dr. Niall Muldoon, Children's Ombudsman
    • Representatives from the Mental Health Commission

    16.45

    16.45

    Motion on the accession of Ireland to the European Organisation for Astronomical Research in the Southern Hemisphere

    • John Halligan, Minister of State at the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation and the Department of Education and Skills with special responsibility for Training, Skills, Innovation, Research and Development

    17.00

    17.00

    Examination of Homeless Figures

    • Eoghan Murphy, Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government

    18.30

    Business Committee of Dáil Éireann

    R160 5-Storey Block

    Private Meeting

  • 09.00

    09.00

    C&AG Report 2016 Chapter 14: Control of Ireland's Bilateral Assistance Programme

    Appropriation Accounts 2016 Vote 27: International Co-operation

    Appropriation Accounts 2016 Vote 28: Foreign Affairs and Trade

    • Officials from Dept. of Foreign Affairs and Trade

    09.00

    09.00

    Motion on 100th year anniversary of the declaration of Independence of the Democratic Republic of Georgia

    Meeting with representatives of Christian Aid – to discuss the recent Christian Aid Ireland Tax Report.

    • Representatives from Christian Aid Ireland, Mr Sorley McCaughey and Dr Sheila Killian

    Meeting with Mr. Fernando Gonzáles M.P. - Cuban Parliament– to discuss the current political situation in Cuba

    • Mr Fernando Gonzáles M.P.

    09.30

    09.30

    Matters relating to the Banking Sector (resumed)

    • Representatives from Allied Irish Banks, Mr. Bernard Byrne, Chief Executive Officer

    09.30

    09.30

    The management and operations of Caranua

    • Mr. Tom Cronin and Dr. Mary Lodato, former members of the Board of Caranua
  • No meetings were scheduled.

  • No meetings were scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • 12.00

    12.00

    Future exploration, energy supply and energy security

    • Representatives from International Energy Agency

    15.30

    Private Meeting

    15.30

    15.30

    Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals: Schedule A: COM(2018)392 on CAP Strategic Plans; COM(2018)393 on Financing, management and monitoring of the Common Agricultural Policy; COM(2018)394 on Measures including the common organisation of the markets in agricultural products and quality schemes for agricultural products and foodstuffs;

    Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals: Schedule B: COM(2018)276 (Fixing the export refunds on poultrymeat); COM(2018)289 (Approval and market surveillance of agricultural and forestry vehicles)

    Scrutiny of the EU Legislative Proposals relating to the CAP post 2020 – COM(2018)392, COM(2018)393, COM(2018)394 and associated issues

    • Officials from Dept. of Agriculture, Food and the Marine

    15.30

    15.30

    The provision of Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and Special Classes in mainstream schools

    • Representatives from AsIAm
    • Representatives from Special Needs Parents Association
    • Representatives from National Association of Boards of Management in Special Education (NABMSE)
    • Representatives from Catholic Primary School Management Association (CPSMA)
    • Representatives from Joint Mangerial Body/Association of Management of Catholic Secondary Schools (JMB/AMCSS)
    • Representatives from National Council for Special Education (NCSE)
  • 09.00

    09.00

    Update on the Disability (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2016, and other matters

    • Finian McGrath, Minister of State at the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection, the Department of Justice and Equality and the Department of Health with special responsibility for Disability Issues

    09.00

    09.00

    New Standard Operating Procedure for Assessment of Need under the Disability Act 2005

    • Representatives from Association of Occupational Therapists of Ireland
    • Representatives from Psychological Society of Ireland
    • Representatives from DCA Warriors lobbying group

    New Standard Operating Procedure for Assessment of Need under the Disability Act 2005

    • Representatives from Health Service Executive (HSE)

    09.30

    09.30

    Correspondence

    Pre-legislative scrutiny of the general scheme of the Railway Safety (Amendment) Bill 2018

    • Shane Ross, Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport

    09.30

    09.30

    Tackling Childhood Obesity (resumed)

    • Representatives from Sport Ireland
    • Representatives from safefood
    • Officials from Dept. of Employment Affairs and Social Protection

    13.30

    13.30

    Detailed scrutiny of the Online Advertising and Social Media (Transparency) Bill 2017 (resumed)

    • Officials from Dept. of Communications, Climate Action and Environment
    • Officials from Dept. of Housing, Planning and Local Government
    • Representatives from Google
    • Representatives from National Union of Journalists

    13.30

    13.30

    Joint Committee on Public Petitions

    CR1, LH 2000

    Consideration of Public Petitions

    13.30

    13.30

    Joint Committee on the Future of Mental Health Care

    CR4, LH 2000

    Prevention – Early Intervention and Talk Therapy

    • Dr. Harry Barry, GP and author
    • Kate O'Flaherty, National Youth Taskforce and Director of Health and Wellbeing Programme, Department of Health
    • Officials from Dept. of Education and Skills, (NEPS)
    • Representatives from the Irish Council for Psychotherapy

    15.00

    15.00

    Engagement on past performance and future strategy with the Western Development Commission

    • Representatives from The Western Development Commission, Chairman Dr. Deirdre Garvey; Chief Executive Ian Brannigan.
  • 09.00

    09.00

    (09.00) Comptroller & Auditor General Report 2016 Chapter 9: Internal Controls in the Tax Appeals Commission

    • Representatives from The Tax Appeals Commission

    Appropriation Accounts 2016 Vote 10: Tax Appeals Commission

    • Representatives from The Tax Appeals Commission

    (11.30) Comptroller & Auditor General Report 2016 Chapter 21: Tax Debt and Write Outs

    • Representatives from The Office of Revenue Commissioners

    Comptroller & Auditor General Report 2016 Chapter 22: Allocation of Encashment and Film Withholding Taxes

    Appropriation Accounts 2016 Vote 9: Office of the Revenue Commissioners

    • Representatives from The Office of the Revenue Commissioners

    The Revenue Account 2016 and 2017

    • Representatives from The Office of the Revenue Commissioners

    09.00

    09.00

    Examination of Homeless Figures (resumed)

    • Professor Eoin O'Sullivan
    • Representatives from Dublin Regional Homeless Executive
    • Representatives from Inter-Agency Group on Homelessness

    09.30

    09.30

    Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals: Schedule A: COM(2018)234 on Reuse of Public Sector Information; COM(2018)298 on Application of the Optional Reverse Mechanism and the Quick Reaction Mechanism against VAT fraud; COM(2018)307 on Community statistics on migration and international protection; COM(2018)334 on Harmonisation of the structure of excise duties on alcohol and alcoholic beverages;

    Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals: Schedule B: COM(2018)287

    Matters relating to the sale of Promissory Note Bonds

    • Representatives from Ballyhea Campaign Group

    Matters relating to EBS Tied Agents

    • Mr. Shane Kavanagh

    Discussion Paper entitled 'Fair Taxation for Working Families with Children'

    • Marc MacSharry, TD

    10.30

    Business Committee of Dáil Éireann

    R160 5-Storey Block

    Private Meeting

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings were scheduled.

  • 13.00

    Joint Committee on the Irish Language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands

    Audio Visual Room, LH 2000

    Seoladh tuarascála an Chomhchoiste ar Scéim Ghinearálta Bhille na dTeangacha Oifigiúla (Leasú) 2017

    13.30

    13.30

    Matters relating to the Banking Sector (resumed)

    • Representatives from Ulster Bank DAC, Mr. Paul Stanley, Interim Chief Executive Officer

    15.30

    15.30

    Electronic identification of sheep

    • Officials from Dept. of Agriculture, Food and the Marine
    • Representatives from Meat Industry Ireland (MII)

    Rural Development Programme Expenditure

    • Michael Creed, Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine

    16.00

    16.00

    Select Committee on Budgetary Oversight

    CR3, LH 2000

    Prioirites for Budget 2019

    • Representatives from Irish Congress of Trade Unions
    • Representatives from The Irish SME Association
    • Representatives from Dublin Chambers of Commerce

    Priorities for Budget 2019

    • Representatives from Social Justice Ireland
    • Representatives from TASC

    16.00

    16.00

    Joint Committee on the Irish Language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands

    CR4, LH 2000

    Na bearta atá á gcur i gcrích ag an Roinn Gnóthaí Fostaíochta agus Coimirce Sóisialaí chun an Ghaeilge a chur chun cinn agus chun seirbhísí dátheangacha a chur ar fáil

    • Ionadaithe ón Roinn Gnóthaí Fostaíochta agus Coimirce Sóisialaí

    16.00

    16.00

    Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals: Schedule A: COM(2018) 184 on representative actions for the protection of the collective interests of consumers; COM(2018) 185 on better enforcement and modernisation of EU consumer protection rules; COM(2018) 238 on promoting fairness and transparency for business users of online intermediation services; COM(2018) 239 on digital tools and processes in company law; COM(2018) 241 on cross-border conversions, mergers and divisions;

    Engagement with the Secretary General - Statement of Strategy 2018-2021

    • Officials from Dept. of Business, Enterprise and Innovation
  • 09.00

    09.00

    Motion on opt-in pursuant to Protocol 21 re use of financial information in crime prevention

    • Charles Flanagan, Minister for Justice and Equality

    09.00

    09.00

    Committee Stage consideration of the Public Health (Alcohol) Bill 2015

    • Simon Harris, Minister for Health

    09.30

    09.30

    Committee Stage consideration of the Criminal Justice (Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing) (Amendment) Bill 2018

    • Charles Flanagan, Minister for Justice and Equality

    10.30

    Private Meeting

    10.30

    10.30

    Rural Transportation

    • Representatives from National Transport Authority, Ms Anne Graham, Chief Executive Officer; Mr Tim Gaston, Director of Public Transport Services; Ms Margaret Malone, Rural Transport Manager.
    • Representatives from Bus Éíreann, Mr. Ray Hernan, Chief Executive; Mr John Sheridan, Operations Manager; Mr Robert O’Mahony, PSO Network Manager.

    13.30

    13.30

    The Arts for all

    • Representatives from the National College of Arts and Design
    • Representatives from Sherkin Island Development Society
    • Representatives from Arts and Disability Ireland
    • Representatives from Age and Opportunity Ireland
    • Representatives from McAuley Place, Naas

    13.30

    13.30

    Correspondence

    Impact of the Core Bus Corridor Proposals,

    • Ms Anne Graham, CEO, National Transport Authority

    Current situation pertaining to disqualified driving licences

    • Ms Moyagh Murdock, CEO, Road Safety Authority

    13.30

    13.30

    Joint Committee on the Future of Mental Health Care

    CR3, LH 2000

    Deficiencies in Mental Health Services

    • Dr. Niall Muldoon, Children's Ombudsman
    • Representatives from the Mental Health Commission

    16.45

    16.45

    Motion on the accession of Ireland to the European Organisation for Astronomical Research in the Southern Hemisphere

    • John Halligan, Minister of State at the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation and the Department of Education and Skills with special responsibility for Training, Skills, Innovation, Research and Development

    17.00

    17.00

    Examination of Homeless Figures

    • Eoghan Murphy, Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government

    18.30

    Business Committee of Dáil Éireann

    R160 5-Storey Block

    Private Meeting

  • 09.00

    09.00

    C&AG Report 2016 Chapter 14: Control of Ireland's Bilateral Assistance Programme

    Appropriation Accounts 2016 Vote 27: International Co-operation

    Appropriation Accounts 2016 Vote 28: Foreign Affairs and Trade

    • Officials from Dept. of Foreign Affairs and Trade

    09.00

    09.00

    Motion on 100th year anniversary of the declaration of Independence of the Democratic Republic of Georgia

    Meeting with representatives of Christian Aid – to discuss the recent Christian Aid Ireland Tax Report.

    • Representatives from Christian Aid Ireland, Mr Sorley McCaughey and Dr Sheila Killian

    Meeting with Mr. Fernando Gonzáles M.P. - Cuban Parliament– to discuss the current political situation in Cuba

    • Mr Fernando Gonzáles M.P.

    09.30

    09.30

    Matters relating to the Banking Sector (resumed)

    • Representatives from Allied Irish Banks, Mr. Bernard Byrne, Chief Executive Officer

    09.30

    09.30

    The management and operations of Caranua

    • Mr. Tom Cronin and Dr. Mary Lodato, former members of the Board of Caranua
  • No meetings were scheduled.

  • No meetings were scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • 12.00

    12.00

    Future exploration, energy supply and energy security

    • Representatives from International Energy Agency

    15.30

    Private Meeting

    15.30

    15.30

    Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals: Schedule A: COM(2018)392 on CAP Strategic Plans; COM(2018)393 on Financing, management and monitoring of the Common Agricultural Policy; COM(2018)394 on Measures including the common organisation of the markets in agricultural products and quality schemes for agricultural products and foodstuffs;

    Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals: Schedule B: COM(2018)276 (Fixing the export refunds on poultrymeat); COM(2018)289 (Approval and market surveillance of agricultural and forestry vehicles)

    Scrutiny of the EU Legislative Proposals relating to the CAP post 2020 – COM(2018)392, COM(2018)393, COM(2018)394 and associated issues

    • Officials from Dept. of Agriculture, Food and the Marine

    15.30

    15.30

    The provision of Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and Special Classes in mainstream schools

    • Representatives from AsIAm
    • Representatives from Special Needs Parents Association
    • Representatives from National Association of Boards of Management in Special Education (NABMSE)
    • Representatives from Catholic Primary School Management Association (CPSMA)
    • Representatives from Joint Mangerial Body/Association of Management of Catholic Secondary Schools (JMB/AMCSS)
    • Representatives from National Council for Special Education (NCSE)
  • 09.00

    09.00

    Update on the Disability (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2016, and other matters

    • Finian McGrath, Minister of State at the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection, the Department of Justice and Equality and the Department of Health with special responsibility for Disability Issues

    09.00

    09.00

    New Standard Operating Procedure for Assessment of Need under the Disability Act 2005

    • Representatives from Association of Occupational Therapists of Ireland
    • Representatives from Psychological Society of Ireland
    • Representatives from DCA Warriors lobbying group

    New Standard Operating Procedure for Assessment of Need under the Disability Act 2005

    • Representatives from Health Service Executive (HSE)

    09.30

    09.30

    Correspondence

    Pre-legislative scrutiny of the general scheme of the Railway Safety (Amendment) Bill 2018

    • Shane Ross, Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport

    09.30

    09.30

    Tackling Childhood Obesity (resumed)

    • Representatives from Sport Ireland
    • Representatives from safefood
    • Officials from Dept. of Employment Affairs and Social Protection

    13.30

    13.30

    Detailed scrutiny of the Online Advertising and Social Media (Transparency) Bill 2017 (resumed)

    • Officials from Dept. of Communications, Climate Action and Environment
    • Officials from Dept. of Housing, Planning and Local Government
    • Representatives from Google
    • Representatives from National Union of Journalists

    13.30

    13.30

    Joint Committee on Public Petitions

    CR1, LH 2000

    Consideration of Public Petitions

    13.30

    13.30

    Joint Committee on the Future of Mental Health Care

    CR4, LH 2000

    Prevention – Early Intervention and Talk Therapy

    • Dr. Harry Barry, GP and author
    • Kate O'Flaherty, National Youth Taskforce and Director of Health and Wellbeing Programme, Department of Health
    • Officials from Dept. of Education and Skills, (NEPS)
    • Representatives from the Irish Council for Psychotherapy

    15.00

    15.00

    Engagement on past performance and future strategy with the Western Development Commission

    • Representatives from The Western Development Commission, Chairman Dr. Deirdre Garvey; Chief Executive Ian Brannigan.
  • 09.00

    09.00

    (09.00) Comptroller & Auditor General Report 2016 Chapter 9: Internal Controls in the Tax Appeals Commission

    • Representatives from The Tax Appeals Commission

    Appropriation Accounts 2016 Vote 10: Tax Appeals Commission

    • Representatives from The Tax Appeals Commission

    (11.30) Comptroller & Auditor General Report 2016 Chapter 21: Tax Debt and Write Outs

    • Representatives from The Office of Revenue Commissioners

    Comptroller & Auditor General Report 2016 Chapter 22: Allocation of Encashment and Film Withholding Taxes

    Appropriation Accounts 2016 Vote 9: Office of the Revenue Commissioners

    • Representatives from The Office of the Revenue Commissioners

    The Revenue Account 2016 and 2017

    • Representatives from The Office of the Revenue Commissioners

    09.00

    09.00

    Examination of Homeless Figures (resumed)

    • Professor Eoin O'Sullivan
    • Representatives from Dublin Regional Homeless Executive
    • Representatives from Inter-Agency Group on Homelessness

    09.30

    09.30

    Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals: Schedule A: COM(2018)234 on Reuse of Public Sector Information; COM(2018)298 on Application of the Optional Reverse Mechanism and the Quick Reaction Mechanism against VAT fraud; COM(2018)307 on Community statistics on migration and international protection; COM(2018)334 on Harmonisation of the structure of excise duties on alcohol and alcoholic beverages;

    Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals: Schedule B: COM(2018)287

    Matters relating to the sale of Promissory Note Bonds

    • Representatives from Ballyhea Campaign Group

    Matters relating to EBS Tied Agents

    • Mr. Shane Kavanagh

    Discussion Paper entitled 'Fair Taxation for Working Families with Children'

    • Marc MacSharry, TD

    10.30

    Business Committee of Dáil Éireann

    R160 5-Storey Block

    Private Meeting

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

Bills due for select committee consideration

This list is provisional

Thu, 12 Jul 2018

Select Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform, and Taoiseach

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