Detailed schedule of committee meetings

Last updated: 14.18, 22 March 2019

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

  • No meetings were scheduled.

  • 14.00

    14.00

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

    CR4, LH 2000

    'Éire, an Bhreatain agus an Eoraip'

    • Daltaí ó Choláiste Íde
    • Daltaí ó Phobalscoil Chorca Dhuibhne
    • Daltaí ó Ghaelcholáiste Dhoire
    • Daltaí ó Ghaelcholáiste Cheatharlach

    'Na Meáin Shóisialta - Beannacht nó Mallacht?'

    • Daltaí ó Choláiste Íde
    • Daltaí ó Phobalscoil Chorca Dhuibhne
    • Daltaí ó Ghaelcholáiste Dhoire
    • Daltaí ó Ghaelcholáiste Cheatharlach

    'An Fheirmeoireacht agus an Timpeallacht'

    • Daltaí ó Choláiste Íde
    • Daltaí ó Phobalscoil Chorca Dhuibhne
    • Daltaí ó Ghaelcholáiste Dhoire
    • Daltaí ó Ghaelcholáiste Cheatharlach

    14.00

    14.00

    Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals: Schedule A: COM(2019)64 on Proposal for a Council Regulation on measures concerning the implementation and financing of the general budget of the Union in 2019 in relation to the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the Union;

    Engagement on a future Framework for Accountability in the Banking Sector (resumed)

    • Representatives from Banking and Payments Federation of Ireland, Mr. Maurice Crowley, Acting Chief Executive

    Engagement on a future Framework for Accountability in the Banking Sector

    • Officials from Dept. of Finance

    15.30

    15.30

    The delivery of services for students with Down syndrome

    • Representatives from Association of Secondary Teachers Ireland (ASTI)
    • Representatives from Teachers' Union of Ireland (TUI)
    • Officials from Dept. of Education and Skills
    • Representatives from Down Syndrome Ireland
    • Representatives from Irish National Teachers' Organisation (INTO)

    15.30

    15.30

    Further Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals: COM(2019)48 on Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EU) No 508/2014 as regards certain rules relating to the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund by reason of the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the Union (resumed)

    Further Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals: COM(2019)49 on Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and Council amending Regulation (EU)2017/2403 as regards fishing authorisations for Union fishing vessels in United Kingdom waters and fishing operations of United Kingdom fishing vessels in Union waters (resumed)

    Engagement with Ms. Bernie Gray, Chairperson Designate, Coillte

    19.15

    Private Meeting

  • 09.00

    09.00

    Engagement with with Mr. Fred Barry, Chairperson Designate, National Paediatric Hospital Development Board

    National Cancer Stategy

    • Representatives from Cancer Trials Ireland, Irish Cancer Society and the Health Research Board; Officials from the Department of Health and representatives from the HSE

    09.00

    09.00

    Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals: Schedule B: COM(2019) 23, COM(2019)24, COM(2019)26, COM(2019)27 and COM(2019)35

    Reform of the Family Law System (Resumed)

    • Dr Geoffrey Shannon
    • FLAC
    • Men's Voices Ireland
    • Dr Kenneth Burns, UCC

    10.00

    Committee of Public Accounts

    Audio Visual Room, LH 2000

    Report Launch: Committee of Public Accounts Periodic Report No. 5 Sept. - Nov. 2018

    Report Launch: Committee of Public Accounts - Annual Report 2018

    10.00

    10.00

    Engagement with [Representatives of Tusla], in relation to Scouting Ireland Governance and Child Protection Policy

    • Representatives from Tusla

    Engagement with [Representatives of Scouting Ireland], in relation to its Governance and Child Protection Policy

    • Representatives from Scouting Ireland

    10.30

    Private Meeting

    12.45

    13.30

    13.30

    Select Committee on Budgetary Oversight

    CR2, LH 2000

    Scrutiny of European Commission Country Report Ireland 2019 European Semester Country Report Ireland 2019

    • Mr Carlos Martinez-Mongay, Deputy Director General of the Economic and Finance Division of the European Commission
    • Representatives from European Commission

    15.30

    15.30

    Committee Stage consideration of the Companies (Amendment) Bill 2019

    • 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

    17.15

    Private Meeting

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  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

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  • 14.00

    14.00

    Matters in relation to the Banking Sector

    • Mr. Philip Lane, Governor, Central Bank of Ireland

    15.30

    15.30

    The progression by members of the Travelling Community to second-level and third-level education

    • Representatives from Irish Traveller Movement
    • Representatives from Yellow Flag Programme
    • Representatives from Pavee Point
    • Representatives from National Traveller Women's Forum
    • Representatives from National Association of Principals and Deputy Principals (NAPD)
    • Representatives from Education and Training Boards Ireland (ETBI)
    • Representatives from Irish National Teachers' Organisation (INTO)
    • Mr Ian McDonagh, Student

    16.00

    16.00

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

    CR4, LH 2000

    'Na cuspóirí agus na beartanna atá á gcur i gcrích ag an Roinn Talmhaíochta, Bia agus Mara an Ghaeilge agus seirbhísí dátheangacha a chur ar fáil ann'

    • Ionadaithe ón Roinn Talmhaíochta, Bia agus Mara

    18.00

    18.00

    Committee Stage consideration of the Greyhound Racing Bill 2018

    • Andrew Doyle, Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine with special responsibility for Food, Forestry and Horticulture

    19.15

    Private Meeting

  • 10.00

    10.00

    Engagement with The Irish Foster Care Association on the topic of the recruitment and retention of social workers

    • Representatives from The Irish Foster Care Association

    Engagement with The Irish Association of Social Workers on the topic of the recruitment and retention of social workers

    • Representatives from The Irish Association of Social Workers

    10.00

    10.00

    Minutes of the meeting of 27 February 2019

    Correspondence

    EU Scrutiny

    Any other business

    BusConnects and MetroLink

    • Representatives from National Transport Authority

    13.30

    Special Select Seanad Committee on the Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union

    CR4, LH 2000

    Private Meeting

    13.30

    13.30

    Joint Committee on Public Petitions

    CR1, LH 2000

    Consideration of Public Petitions

    14.00

    14.00

    Minutes of the meeting of 23 January 2019, 30 January 2019, 6 February 2019, 7 February 2019, 13 February 2019, 20 February 2019, 26 February 2019, 27 February 2019, 5 March 2019, 6 March 2019, 12 March 2019.

    Correspondence

    Consideration of Draft Committee report

    14.00

    Select Committee on Budgetary Oversight

    CR2, LH 2000

    Private Meeting

    14.45

    14.45

    2019 Revised Estimates for Public Services - Vote 37 (Employment Affairs and Social Protection)

    • Regina Doherty, Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection

    17.00

    17.00

    2019 Revised Estimates for Public Services - Vote 32 (Business, Enterprise and Innovation)

    • Heather Humphreys, Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation
    • Pat Breen, Minister of State at the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation, the Department of Employment and Social Protection, the Department of the Taoiseach and the Department of Justice and Equality with special responsibility for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single Market and Data Protection
  • 09.00

    09.00

    Appropriation Accounts 2017 Vote 29: Communications, Climate Action and Environment – matters related to Broadband (resumed)

    • Officials from Dept. of Communications, Climate Action and Environment

    09.30

    09.30

    Detailed scrutiny of the Urban Regeneration and Housing (Amendment) Bill 2018

    • Mick Wallace, TD
    • Emeritus Prof. P.J. Drudy, TCD
    • Christopher Oonan
    • Mel Reynolds, Architect

    Detailed scrutiny of the Local Government (Restoration Of Town Councils) Bill 2018

    • Brendan Howlin, TD
    • Dr. Aodh Quinlivan, UCC
    • Pio Smith, Labour Party Councillor
    • Marie Maloney, former Senator

    10.00

    10.00

    Motion on Finance Act 2004 (Section 91)(Deferred Surrender to the Central Fund) Order 2019

    • Paschal Donohoe, Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform

    Committee Stage consideration of the National Surplus (Reserve Fund for Exceptional Contingencies) Bill 2018

    • Paschal Donohoe, Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform

    10.00

    10.00

    Bogus Self-Employment (resumed)

    • Representatives from Irish Business and Employers Confederation (IBEC) and Construction Industry Federation (CIF)

    10.30

    Business Committee of Dáil Éireann

    R160 5-Storey Block

    Private Meeting

    14.00

    14.00

    2019 Revised Estimates for Public Services - Vote 28 (Foreign Affairs and Trade)

    • Simon Coveney, Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade with responsibility for Brexit

    2019 Revised Estimates for Public Services - Vote 27 (International Co-operation)

    • Ciaran Cannon, Minister of State at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade with special responsibility for the Diaspora and International Development

    14.00

    14.00

    Consideration of Draft Committee report

    15.30

    Joint Committee on Climate Action

    Audio Visual Room, LH 2000

    Report Launch: Report of the Joint Committee on Climate Action

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

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  • No meetings were scheduled.

  • 14.00

    14.00

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

    CR4, LH 2000

    'Éire, an Bhreatain agus an Eoraip'

    • Daltaí ó Choláiste Íde
    • Daltaí ó Phobalscoil Chorca Dhuibhne
    • Daltaí ó Ghaelcholáiste Dhoire
    • Daltaí ó Ghaelcholáiste Cheatharlach

    'Na Meáin Shóisialta - Beannacht nó Mallacht?'

    • Daltaí ó Choláiste Íde
    • Daltaí ó Phobalscoil Chorca Dhuibhne
    • Daltaí ó Ghaelcholáiste Dhoire
    • Daltaí ó Ghaelcholáiste Cheatharlach

    'An Fheirmeoireacht agus an Timpeallacht'

    • Daltaí ó Choláiste Íde
    • Daltaí ó Phobalscoil Chorca Dhuibhne
    • Daltaí ó Ghaelcholáiste Dhoire
    • Daltaí ó Ghaelcholáiste Cheatharlach

    14.00

    14.00

    Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals: Schedule A: COM(2019)64 on Proposal for a Council Regulation on measures concerning the implementation and financing of the general budget of the Union in 2019 in relation to the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the Union;

    Engagement on a future Framework for Accountability in the Banking Sector (resumed)

    • Representatives from Banking and Payments Federation of Ireland, Mr. Maurice Crowley, Acting Chief Executive

    Engagement on a future Framework for Accountability in the Banking Sector

    • Officials from Dept. of Finance

    15.30

    15.30

    The delivery of services for students with Down syndrome

    • Representatives from Association of Secondary Teachers Ireland (ASTI)
    • Representatives from Teachers' Union of Ireland (TUI)
    • Officials from Dept. of Education and Skills
    • Representatives from Down Syndrome Ireland
    • Representatives from Irish National Teachers' Organisation (INTO)

    15.30

    15.30

    Further Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals: COM(2019)48 on Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EU) No 508/2014 as regards certain rules relating to the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund by reason of the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the Union (resumed)

    Further Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals: COM(2019)49 on Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and Council amending Regulation (EU)2017/2403 as regards fishing authorisations for Union fishing vessels in United Kingdom waters and fishing operations of United Kingdom fishing vessels in Union waters (resumed)

    Engagement with Ms. Bernie Gray, Chairperson Designate, Coillte

    19.15

    Private Meeting

  • 09.00

    09.00

    Engagement with with Mr. Fred Barry, Chairperson Designate, National Paediatric Hospital Development Board

    National Cancer Stategy

    • Representatives from Cancer Trials Ireland, Irish Cancer Society and the Health Research Board; Officials from the Department of Health and representatives from the HSE

    09.00

    09.00

    Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals: Schedule B: COM(2019) 23, COM(2019)24, COM(2019)26, COM(2019)27 and COM(2019)35

    Reform of the Family Law System (Resumed)

    • Dr Geoffrey Shannon
    • FLAC
    • Men's Voices Ireland
    • Dr Kenneth Burns, UCC

    10.00

    Committee of Public Accounts

    Audio Visual Room, LH 2000

    Report Launch: Committee of Public Accounts Periodic Report No. 5 Sept. - Nov. 2018

    Report Launch: Committee of Public Accounts - Annual Report 2018

    10.00

    10.00

    Engagement with [Representatives of Tusla], in relation to Scouting Ireland Governance and Child Protection Policy

    • Representatives from Tusla

    Engagement with [Representatives of Scouting Ireland], in relation to its Governance and Child Protection Policy

    • Representatives from Scouting Ireland

    10.30

    Private Meeting

    12.45

    13.30

    13.30

    Select Committee on Budgetary Oversight

    CR2, LH 2000

    Scrutiny of European Commission Country Report Ireland 2019 European Semester Country Report Ireland 2019

    • Mr Carlos Martinez-Mongay, Deputy Director General of the Economic and Finance Division of the European Commission
    • Representatives from European Commission

    15.30

    15.30

    Committee Stage consideration of the Companies (Amendment) Bill 2019

    • 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

    17.15

    Private Meeting

  • No meetings were scheduled.

  • No meetings were scheduled.

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  • No meetings were scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • 14.00

    14.00

    Matters in relation to the Banking Sector

    • Mr. Philip Lane, Governor, Central Bank of Ireland

    15.30

    15.30

    The progression by members of the Travelling Community to second-level and third-level education

    • Representatives from Irish Traveller Movement
    • Representatives from Yellow Flag Programme
    • Representatives from Pavee Point
    • Representatives from National Traveller Women's Forum
    • Representatives from National Association of Principals and Deputy Principals (NAPD)
    • Representatives from Education and Training Boards Ireland (ETBI)
    • Representatives from Irish National Teachers' Organisation (INTO)
    • Mr Ian McDonagh, Student

    16.00

    16.00

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

    CR4, LH 2000

    'Na cuspóirí agus na beartanna atá á gcur i gcrích ag an Roinn Talmhaíochta, Bia agus Mara an Ghaeilge agus seirbhísí dátheangacha a chur ar fáil ann'

    • Ionadaithe ón Roinn Talmhaíochta, Bia agus Mara

    18.00

    18.00

    Committee Stage consideration of the Greyhound Racing Bill 2018

    • Andrew Doyle, Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine with special responsibility for Food, Forestry and Horticulture

    19.15

    Private Meeting

  • 10.00

    10.00

    Engagement with The Irish Foster Care Association on the topic of the recruitment and retention of social workers

    • Representatives from The Irish Foster Care Association

    Engagement with The Irish Association of Social Workers on the topic of the recruitment and retention of social workers

    • Representatives from The Irish Association of Social Workers

    10.00

    10.00

    Minutes of the meeting of 27 February 2019

    Correspondence

    EU Scrutiny

    Any other business

    BusConnects and MetroLink

    • Representatives from National Transport Authority

    13.30

    Special Select Seanad Committee on the Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union

    CR4, LH 2000

    Private Meeting

    13.30

    13.30

    Joint Committee on Public Petitions

    CR1, LH 2000

    Consideration of Public Petitions

    14.00

    14.00

    Minutes of the meeting of 23 January 2019, 30 January 2019, 6 February 2019, 7 February 2019, 13 February 2019, 20 February 2019, 26 February 2019, 27 February 2019, 5 March 2019, 6 March 2019, 12 March 2019.

    Correspondence

    Consideration of Draft Committee report

    14.00

    Select Committee on Budgetary Oversight

    CR2, LH 2000

    Private Meeting

    14.45

    14.45

    2019 Revised Estimates for Public Services - Vote 37 (Employment Affairs and Social Protection)

    • Regina Doherty, Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection

    17.00

    17.00

    2019 Revised Estimates for Public Services - Vote 32 (Business, Enterprise and Innovation)

    • Heather Humphreys, Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation
    • Pat Breen, Minister of State at the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation, the Department of Employment and Social Protection, the Department of the Taoiseach and the Department of Justice and Equality with special responsibility for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single Market and Data Protection
  • 09.00

    09.00

    Appropriation Accounts 2017 Vote 29: Communications, Climate Action and Environment – matters related to Broadband (resumed)

    • Officials from Dept. of Communications, Climate Action and Environment

    09.30

    09.30

    Detailed scrutiny of the Urban Regeneration and Housing (Amendment) Bill 2018

    • Mick Wallace, TD
    • Emeritus Prof. P.J. Drudy, TCD
    • Christopher Oonan
    • Mel Reynolds, Architect

    Detailed scrutiny of the Local Government (Restoration Of Town Councils) Bill 2018

    • Brendan Howlin, TD
    • Dr. Aodh Quinlivan, UCC
    • Pio Smith, Labour Party Councillor
    • Marie Maloney, former Senator

    10.00

    10.00

    Motion on Finance Act 2004 (Section 91)(Deferred Surrender to the Central Fund) Order 2019

    • Paschal Donohoe, Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform

    Committee Stage consideration of the National Surplus (Reserve Fund for Exceptional Contingencies) Bill 2018

    • Paschal Donohoe, Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform

    10.00

    10.00

    Bogus Self-Employment (resumed)

    • Representatives from Irish Business and Employers Confederation (IBEC) and Construction Industry Federation (CIF)

    10.30

    Business Committee of Dáil Éireann

    R160 5-Storey Block

    Private Meeting

    14.00

    14.00

    2019 Revised Estimates for Public Services - Vote 28 (Foreign Affairs and Trade)

    • Simon Coveney, Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade with responsibility for Brexit

    2019 Revised Estimates for Public Services - Vote 27 (International Co-operation)

    • Ciaran Cannon, Minister of State at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade with special responsibility for the Diaspora and International Development

    14.00

    14.00

    Consideration of Draft Committee report

    15.30

    Joint Committee on Climate Action

    Audio Visual Room, LH 2000

    Report Launch: Report of the Joint Committee on Climate Action

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

  • No meetings are currently scheduled.

Bills due for select committee consideration

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Wed, 3 Apr 2019

Select Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government

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