Detailed schedule of Dáil Éireann business

Last updated: 17.00, 21 Feb 2020

The start times indicated in this schedule are based, in part, on the expected end time of preceding items of business. In the event items of business conclude earlier or later than expected, the start times for subsequent business may be affected.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • 11.00

    11.00

    Dáil live stream

    Live coverage of the first sitting day starts on Oireachtas TV

    12.00

    12.00

    Dáil live stream

    First meeting of the 33rd Dáil

    12.00

    12.00

    Dáil live stream

    The reading by the Clerk of the Proclamation summoning Dáil Éireann

    (Item 1)

    12.00

    12.00

    Dáil live stream

    Report of the Clerk as to issue of Writs for election of Members and announcement of names of Members returned

    (Item 2)

    12.25

    12.25

    Dáil live stream

    Election of Ceann Comhairle

    (Item 3)

    13.15

    13.15

    Dáil live stream

    Suspension of Sitting

    Count for election of Ceann Comhairle will take place during the SOS in the Seanad Ante-Room

    15.15

    15.15

    Dáil live stream

    Nomination of Taoiseach

    (Item 4)

    18.15

    18.15

    Dáil live stream

    Approval of Nominations by the Taoiseach of other Members of the Government

    (Item 5)

    Will only be taken if a Nomination of Taoiseach is agreed, otherwise the House will adjourn

    20.03

    20.03

    Dáil live stream

    Adjournment of the Dáil

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • No business is currently scheduled.

  • No business is currently scheduled.

  • No business is currently scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • 11.00

    11.00

    Dáil live stream

    Live coverage of the first sitting day starts on Oireachtas TV

    12.00

    12.00

    Dáil live stream

    First meeting of the 33rd Dáil

    12.00

    12.00

    Dáil live stream

    The reading by the Clerk of the Proclamation summoning Dáil Éireann

    (Item 1)

    12.00

    12.00

    Dáil live stream

    Report of the Clerk as to issue of Writs for election of Members and announcement of names of Members returned

    (Item 2)

    12.25

    12.25

    Dáil live stream

    Election of Ceann Comhairle

    (Item 3)

    13.15

    13.15

    Dáil live stream

    Suspension of Sitting

    Count for election of Ceann Comhairle will take place during the SOS in the Seanad Ante-Room

    15.15

    15.15

    Dáil live stream

    Nomination of Taoiseach

    (Item 4)

    18.15

    18.15

    Dáil live stream

    Approval of Nominations by the Taoiseach of other Members of the Government

    (Item 5)

    Will only be taken if a Nomination of Taoiseach is agreed, otherwise the House will adjourn

    20.03

    20.03

    Dáil live stream

    Adjournment of the Dáil

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • Dáil Éireann will resume on Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 2pm

  • No business is currently scheduled.

  • No business is currently scheduled.

  • No business is currently scheduled.

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Provisional Dáil Calendar

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Provisional Dáil Calendar

The 32nd Dáil was dissolved on 14 January 2020. No sittings will take place until the 33rd Dáil is formed after the general election, which will take place on 8 February. A new calendar of Dáil sittings will be published here when it is available.