Detailed schedule of Dáil Éireann business

Last updated: 08.44, 15 Jul 2021

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.

  • Dáil Éireann resumes on Tuesday, 13 July at 2.00 pm

  • 14.00

    14.00

    Dáil live stream

    Announcement by Clerk of return to the writ for the constituency of Dublin Bay South

    14.00

    14.00

    Dáil live stream

    Leaders' Questions  (Sinn Féin, Labour, Reg Grp, Ind Grp)

    14.34

    14.34

    Dáil live stream

    Motion without debate 1: Motion re Referral to Joint Committee of proposed approval that Dáil Éireann approves the exercise by the State of the option or discretion under Protocol No. 21 on the position of the United Kingdom and Ireland in respect of the area of freedom, security and justice annexed to the Treaty on European Union and to the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (Item No. 5)

    (referral to Committee) (Department of Justice)

    14.34

    14.34

    Dáil live stream

    Motion without debate 2: Motion re Referral to Select Committee of proposed approval by Dáil Éireann of Double Taxation Relief (Taxes on Income and Capital Gains) (Republic of Kosovo) Order 2021, and Double Taxation Relief (Taxes on Income and Capital Gains) (Federal Republic of Germany) Order 2021 (Item No. 6)

    (referral to Committee) (Department of Finance)

    14.34

    14.34

    Dáil live stream

    Motion without debate 3: Motion re Approval of appointment of member of the Legal Services Regulatory Authority (Item No. 7)

    (Department of Justice)

    14.34

    14.34

    Dáil live stream

    Motion without debate 4: Motion re Amendment of Orders of reference of the Committee on Key Issues affecting the Key Issues affecting the Traveller Community (Item No. 8)

    15.49

    15.49

    Dáil live stream

    Parliamentary Questions: Oral - Minister for Health

    Priority Questions (Nos. 33 - 37) (not exceeding 32.5 minutes)
    Ordinary Questions (Nos. 38 - 171) (remainder of total available time)

    17.19

    17.19

    Dáil live stream

    Private Members' Business (Sinn Féin): Motion re Long-term residential care (Item No. 172)

    19.19

    19.19

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business: Finance (Local Property Tax) (Amendment) Bill 2021 - Second Stage (Item No. 3)

    (any division on Second Stage to be taken immediately prior to Committee Stage on Wednesday) (Department of Finance)

    23.47

    23.47

    Dáil live stream

    Dáil adjourns

    * Any divisions claimed immediate and on reduced numbers

  • 9.15

    9.15

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 1: Motion re Extension of relevant period within the meaning of section 9 of the Health (Amendment) Act 2021 (Item No. 9)

    (to conclude within 45 minutes) (Department of Health)

    10.00

    10.00

    Dáil live stream

    Private Members' Business (Rural Independent Group): Motion re Lifting of Covid-19 Restrictions (Item No. 173)

    12.00

    12.00

    Dáil live stream

    Leaders' Questions (Sinn Féin, Soc Dems, PBP-Sol, RIG)

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    Questions on Promised Legislation

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    Motion without debate 1: Motion re Arrangements on the Order of Business and Report of the Committee on Standing Orders and Dáil Reform on rota for Leaders' Questions pursuant to Standing Order 36 (Item No. 9a)

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    Motion without debate 2: Motion re Planning and Development Act 2000 (Section 254 – Overground Telecommunication Cables) Regulations 2021 (Item No. 9b)

    (referral to Committee) (Department of Housing, Local Government, and Heritage)

    13.49

    13.49

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 2: Health (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill 2021 - Second Stage (Item No.3a)

    (Any division claimed to be taken immediately prior to Committee Stage) (Department of Health)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 3: Nursing Homes Support Scheme (Amendment) Bill 2021 - Report and Final Stages (Item No. 36)

    (to conclude within 45 minutes) (Department of Health)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 4: Health (Amendment) (No.2) Bill 2021 - Second Stage (division only); and Committee and remaining Stages (Item No.3a)

    (to conclude within 90 mins)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 5: Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Bill 2021 - Amendments from the Seanad (Item No. 1)

    (to conclude within 45 minutes)(Department of Environment, Climate and Communications)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 6: Maritime Jurisdiction Bill 2021 [Seanad] - Committee and remaining Stages (Item No. 36a)

    (to conclude within 45 minutes) (Department of Foreign Affairs)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Motion without debate 3: Finance (Local Property Tax) (Amendment) Bill 2021 - Financial Resolution (Item No. 9c)

    (any division claimed immediate)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 7: Finance (Local Property Tax) (Amendment) Bill 2021 - Committee and remaining Stages (Item No. 3)

    (Until 12:15 am)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Motions without debate 4: Motions re Double Taxation Relief (Taxes on Income and Capital Gains) (Federal Republic of Germany) Order 2021 (Item No. 10)

    (back from Committee) (any division claimed immediate)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Motion without debate 5: Motion re Proposed Approval by Dáil Éireann of the Double Taxation Relief (Taxes on Income and Capital Gains) (Federal Republic of Kosovo) Order 2021 (Item No. 11)

    (back from Committee) (any division demanded to be taken immediately)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Motions without debate 6 and 7: Motions re Further Revised Estimates [Votes 32 and 33] (back from Committee) (Item No. 12)

     (to be moved together and decided by one question and any division claimed immediate) (Department of Public Expenditure and Reform)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Motion without debate 8: Motion re Planning and Development Act 2000 (Section 254 – Overground Telecommunication Cables) Regulations 2021 (Item No. 31)

    (Until 12:15 am) (back from Committee) (any division claimed immediate)

    23.59

    23.59

    Dáil live stream

    Weekly Divisions 2: (12:15 am - 12:45 am) Motion re Lifting of COVID-19 restrictions (postponed division) (Item No. 173)

    23.59

    23.59

    Dáil live stream

    Weekly Divisions 1: (12:15 am - 12:45 am) Motion re Extension of relevant period within the meaning of section 9 of the Health (Amendment) Act 2021 (postponed division) (Item No. 9)

    Motion re Extension of relevant period within the meaning of section 9 of the Health (Amendment) Act 2021 (postponed division) (Item No. 9)
    Motion re Lifting of COVID-19 restrictions (postponed division) (Item No. 173)

    23.59

    23.59

    Dáil live stream

    Dáil Adjourns at 12:45 am

  • 9.00

    9.00

    Dáil live stream

    Parliamentary Questions: Oral - Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine

    Priority Questions (Nos. 1 - 4) (not exceeding 32.5 minutes)  

    Ordinary Questions (Nos. 5 - 79)

    10.30

    10.30

    Dáil live stream

    Parliamentary Questions: Oral - Minister for Rural and Community Development

    Priority Questions (Nos. 80 - 84) (not exceeding 32.5 minutes)  

    Ordinary Questions (Nos. 85 - 133)

    12.00

    12.00

    Dáil live stream

    Leaders' Questions (Sinn Féin, Labour, Reg Grp, RIG)

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    Questions on Promised Legislation

    13.44

    13.44

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business: Consumer Protection (Regulation of Retail Credit and Credit Serving Firms) Bill 2021 - Second Stage (resumed, if not previously concluded)

    (Item No. 35) (Department of Finance)

    20.00

    20.00

    Dáil live stream

    Private Members' Bill: Firearms and Offensive Weapons (Amendment) Bill 2021 - Second Stage

    (Deputy Jim O'Callaghan) (Item No. 42)

    21.15

    21.15

    Dáil live stream

    Dáil Adjourns

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • Dáil Éireann resumes on Tuesday, 13 July at 2.00 pm

  • 14.00

    14.00

    Dáil live stream

    Announcement by Clerk of return to the writ for the constituency of Dublin Bay South

    14.00

    14.00

    Dáil live stream

    Leaders' Questions  (Sinn Féin, Labour, Reg Grp, Ind Grp)

    14.34

    14.34

    Dáil live stream

    Motion without debate 1: Motion re Referral to Joint Committee of proposed approval that Dáil Éireann approves the exercise by the State of the option or discretion under Protocol No. 21 on the position of the United Kingdom and Ireland in respect of the area of freedom, security and justice annexed to the Treaty on European Union and to the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (Item No. 5)

    (referral to Committee) (Department of Justice)

    14.34

    14.34

    Dáil live stream

    Motion without debate 2: Motion re Referral to Select Committee of proposed approval by Dáil Éireann of Double Taxation Relief (Taxes on Income and Capital Gains) (Republic of Kosovo) Order 2021, and Double Taxation Relief (Taxes on Income and Capital Gains) (Federal Republic of Germany) Order 2021 (Item No. 6)

    (referral to Committee) (Department of Finance)

    14.34

    14.34

    Dáil live stream

    Motion without debate 3: Motion re Approval of appointment of member of the Legal Services Regulatory Authority (Item No. 7)

    (Department of Justice)

    14.34

    14.34

    Dáil live stream

    Motion without debate 4: Motion re Amendment of Orders of reference of the Committee on Key Issues affecting the Key Issues affecting the Traveller Community (Item No. 8)

    15.49

    15.49

    Dáil live stream

    Parliamentary Questions: Oral - Minister for Health

    Priority Questions (Nos. 33 - 37) (not exceeding 32.5 minutes)
    Ordinary Questions (Nos. 38 - 171) (remainder of total available time)

    17.19

    17.19

    Dáil live stream

    Private Members' Business (Sinn Féin): Motion re Long-term residential care (Item No. 172)

    19.19

    19.19

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business: Finance (Local Property Tax) (Amendment) Bill 2021 - Second Stage (Item No. 3)

    (any division on Second Stage to be taken immediately prior to Committee Stage on Wednesday) (Department of Finance)

    23.47

    23.47

    Dáil live stream

    Dáil adjourns

    * Any divisions claimed immediate and on reduced numbers

  • 9.15

    9.15

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 1: Motion re Extension of relevant period within the meaning of section 9 of the Health (Amendment) Act 2021 (Item No. 9)

    (to conclude within 45 minutes) (Department of Health)

    10.00

    10.00

    Dáil live stream

    Private Members' Business (Rural Independent Group): Motion re Lifting of Covid-19 Restrictions (Item No. 173)

    12.00

    12.00

    Dáil live stream

    Leaders' Questions (Sinn Féin, Soc Dems, PBP-Sol, RIG)

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    Questions on Promised Legislation

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    Motion without debate 1: Motion re Arrangements on the Order of Business and Report of the Committee on Standing Orders and Dáil Reform on rota for Leaders' Questions pursuant to Standing Order 36 (Item No. 9a)

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    Motion without debate 2: Motion re Planning and Development Act 2000 (Section 254 – Overground Telecommunication Cables) Regulations 2021 (Item No. 9b)

    (referral to Committee) (Department of Housing, Local Government, and Heritage)

    13.49

    13.49

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 2: Health (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill 2021 - Second Stage (Item No.3a)

    (Any division claimed to be taken immediately prior to Committee Stage) (Department of Health)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 3: Nursing Homes Support Scheme (Amendment) Bill 2021 - Report and Final Stages (Item No. 36)

    (to conclude within 45 minutes) (Department of Health)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 4: Health (Amendment) (No.2) Bill 2021 - Second Stage (division only); and Committee and remaining Stages (Item No.3a)

    (to conclude within 90 mins)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 5: Climate Action and Low Carbon Development (Amendment) Bill 2021 - Amendments from the Seanad (Item No. 1)

    (to conclude within 45 minutes)(Department of Environment, Climate and Communications)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 6: Maritime Jurisdiction Bill 2021 [Seanad] - Committee and remaining Stages (Item No. 36a)

    (to conclude within 45 minutes) (Department of Foreign Affairs)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Motion without debate 3: Finance (Local Property Tax) (Amendment) Bill 2021 - Financial Resolution (Item No. 9c)

    (any division claimed immediate)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 7: Finance (Local Property Tax) (Amendment) Bill 2021 - Committee and remaining Stages (Item No. 3)

    (Until 12:15 am)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Motions without debate 4: Motions re Double Taxation Relief (Taxes on Income and Capital Gains) (Federal Republic of Germany) Order 2021 (Item No. 10)

    (back from Committee) (any division claimed immediate)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Motion without debate 5: Motion re Proposed Approval by Dáil Éireann of the Double Taxation Relief (Taxes on Income and Capital Gains) (Federal Republic of Kosovo) Order 2021 (Item No. 11)

    (back from Committee) (any division demanded to be taken immediately)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Motions without debate 6 and 7: Motions re Further Revised Estimates [Votes 32 and 33] (back from Committee) (Item No. 12)

     (to be moved together and decided by one question and any division claimed immediate) (Department of Public Expenditure and Reform)

    18.30

    18.30

    Dáil live stream

    Motion without debate 8: Motion re Planning and Development Act 2000 (Section 254 – Overground Telecommunication Cables) Regulations 2021 (Item No. 31)

    (Until 12:15 am) (back from Committee) (any division claimed immediate)

    23.59

    23.59

    Dáil live stream

    Weekly Divisions 2: (12:15 am - 12:45 am) Motion re Lifting of COVID-19 restrictions (postponed division) (Item No. 173)

    23.59

    23.59

    Dáil live stream

    Weekly Divisions 1: (12:15 am - 12:45 am) Motion re Extension of relevant period within the meaning of section 9 of the Health (Amendment) Act 2021 (postponed division) (Item No. 9)

    Motion re Extension of relevant period within the meaning of section 9 of the Health (Amendment) Act 2021 (postponed division) (Item No. 9)
    Motion re Lifting of COVID-19 restrictions (postponed division) (Item No. 173)

    23.59

    23.59

    Dáil live stream

    Dáil Adjourns at 12:45 am

  • 9.00

    9.00

    Dáil live stream

    Parliamentary Questions: Oral - Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine

    Priority Questions (Nos. 1 - 4) (not exceeding 32.5 minutes)  

    Ordinary Questions (Nos. 5 - 79)

    10.30

    10.30

    Dáil live stream

    Parliamentary Questions: Oral - Minister for Rural and Community Development

    Priority Questions (Nos. 80 - 84) (not exceeding 32.5 minutes)  

    Ordinary Questions (Nos. 85 - 133)

    12.00

    12.00

    Dáil live stream

    Leaders' Questions (Sinn Féin, Labour, Reg Grp, RIG)

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    Questions on Promised Legislation

    13.44

    13.44

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business: Consumer Protection (Regulation of Retail Credit and Credit Serving Firms) Bill 2021 - Second Stage (resumed, if not previously concluded)

    (Item No. 35) (Department of Finance)

    20.00

    20.00

    Dáil live stream

    Private Members' Bill: Firearms and Offensive Weapons (Amendment) Bill 2021 - Second Stage

    (Deputy Jim O'Callaghan) (Item No. 42)

    21.15

    21.15

    Dáil live stream

    Dáil Adjourns

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business was scheduled.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

  • No business is currently scheduled. Leinster House is open with reduced hours and restricted access due to Covid-19.

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