Detailed schedule of Dáil Éireann business

Last updated: 10.07, 21 Jan 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 Wednesday, 13 January 2021 at 2 pm

  • Dáil Éireann resumes on Wednesday, 13 January 2021 at 2 pm

  • 12.00

    12.00

    Dáil live stream

    Leaders’ Questions (SF, Sol-PBP, Reg Group, Rural Ind Group)   

    (not exceeding 34 minutes)

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    (not exceeding 30 minutes)

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 1: Statements by Leaders on the Report of the Commission of Investigation into Mother and Baby Homes (Item No. 16)

    (to conclude in 1 hour and 50 minutes)

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 2: Statements on Health and Covid-19 (Item No. 17)

    (to conclude in 1 hour and 40 minutes ‒ this session for statements only, not including Q&A)

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 3: Statements and Q&A on Health and Covid-19 (Item No. 18)

    (to conclude in 1 hour and 40 minutes ‒ this session may be used for a combination of statements and Q&A, or solely for Q&A, as members wish)

    18.14

    18.14

    Dáil live stream

    Dáil Adjourns

  • 12.00

    12.00

    Dáil live stream

    Leaders’ Questions (SF, Reg Group, Rural Ind Group, Ind Group)

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    Questions on Promised Legislation

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    Insurance (Restriction on Differential Pricing and Profiling) Bill 2021 — First Stage (Item No. 5a)

    (Deputy Pearse Doherty) (5 minutes)

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 1: Statements and Questions and Answers by the Minister for Education on Education and Covid-19 (Item No. 19)

    (135 mins)

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 2: Statements and Questions and Answers by the Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science on Higher Education and Covid-19 (Item No. 20)

    (135 mins)

    18.22

    18.22

    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.

  • 10.00

    10.00

    Dáil live stream

    Private Members’ Business (Sinn Féin): Motion re Pay for Student Nurses and Midwives (Item No. 120)

    (to conclude within 2 hours)

    12.00

    12.00

    Dáil live stream

    Leaders’ Questions (SF, Lab, Sol PBP, Reg Group)

    (not exceeding 34 minutes)

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    Any division demanded to be taken immediately on reduced numbers (not exceeding 30 minutes)    

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 1: Motion on the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement (Item No. 6)

     (to conclude within 2 hours, and any division relating thereto to be taken immediately)

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 2: Statements on the Report of the Commission of Investigation into Mother and Baby Homes (Item No. 20)

    (Department of Health) (to conclude within 3 hours and 30 minutes)

    18.34

    18.34

    Dáil live stream

    Dáil Adjourns

  • 10.00

    10.00

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 1: Statements and Questions and Answers on the Covid Vaccine Programme (Item No. 21)

    (to conclude within 110 minutes)

    12.00

    12.00

    Dáil live stream

    Leaders’ Questions (SF, Soc Dems, Reg Group, Rural Ind Group)

    (not exceeding 34 minutes)

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    Questions on Promised Legislation

    (to conclude within 30 minutes)

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    Health (Amendment) (Dual Diagnosis: No Wrong Door) Bill 2021 — First Stage (Item No. 5a)

    (Deputies Mark Ward and Thomas Gould) (5 minutes)

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 2: Statements and Questions and Answers by Minister for Foreign Affairs on Brexit (Item No. 22)

    (Dept of Foreign Affairs) (to conclude within 100 minutes)

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 3: Statements and Questions and Answers by Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine on Brexit and the Fishing Industry (Item No. 23)

    (Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine) (to conclude within 100 minutes)

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 4: Statements and Questions and Answers by the Minister for Education on the reopening of schools for students with special educational needs (Item No. 23a)

    (Department of Education) (to conclude within 100 minutes)

    18.04

    18.04

    Dáil live stream

    Dáil Adjourns

  • 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.

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

  • Dáil Éireann resumes on Wednesday, 13 January 2021 at 2 pm

  • Dáil Éireann resumes on Wednesday, 13 January 2021 at 2 pm

  • 12.00

    12.00

    Dáil live stream

    Leaders’ Questions (SF, Sol-PBP, Reg Group, Rural Ind Group)   

    (not exceeding 34 minutes)

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    (not exceeding 30 minutes)

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 1: Statements by Leaders on the Report of the Commission of Investigation into Mother and Baby Homes (Item No. 16)

    (to conclude in 1 hour and 50 minutes)

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 2: Statements on Health and Covid-19 (Item No. 17)

    (to conclude in 1 hour and 40 minutes ‒ this session for statements only, not including Q&A)

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 3: Statements and Q&A on Health and Covid-19 (Item No. 18)

    (to conclude in 1 hour and 40 minutes ‒ this session may be used for a combination of statements and Q&A, or solely for Q&A, as members wish)

    18.14

    18.14

    Dáil live stream

    Dáil Adjourns

  • 12.00

    12.00

    Dáil live stream

    Leaders’ Questions (SF, Reg Group, Rural Ind Group, Ind Group)

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    Questions on Promised Legislation

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    Insurance (Restriction on Differential Pricing and Profiling) Bill 2021 — First Stage (Item No. 5a)

    (Deputy Pearse Doherty) (5 minutes)

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 1: Statements and Questions and Answers by the Minister for Education on Education and Covid-19 (Item No. 19)

    (135 mins)

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 2: Statements and Questions and Answers by the Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science on Higher Education and Covid-19 (Item No. 20)

    (135 mins)

    18.22

    18.22

    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.

  • 10.00

    10.00

    Dáil live stream

    Private Members’ Business (Sinn Féin): Motion re Pay for Student Nurses and Midwives (Item No. 120)

    (to conclude within 2 hours)

    12.00

    12.00

    Dáil live stream

    Leaders’ Questions (SF, Lab, Sol PBP, Reg Group)

    (not exceeding 34 minutes)

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    Any division demanded to be taken immediately on reduced numbers (not exceeding 30 minutes)    

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 1: Motion on the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement (Item No. 6)

     (to conclude within 2 hours, and any division relating thereto to be taken immediately)

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 2: Statements on the Report of the Commission of Investigation into Mother and Baby Homes (Item No. 20)

    (Department of Health) (to conclude within 3 hours and 30 minutes)

    18.34

    18.34

    Dáil live stream

    Dáil Adjourns

  • 10.00

    10.00

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 1: Statements and Questions and Answers on the Covid Vaccine Programme (Item No. 21)

    (to conclude within 110 minutes)

    12.00

    12.00

    Dáil live stream

    Leaders’ Questions (SF, Soc Dems, Reg Group, Rural Ind Group)

    (not exceeding 34 minutes)

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    Questions on Promised Legislation

    (to conclude within 30 minutes)

    12.34

    12.34

    Dáil live stream

    Health (Amendment) (Dual Diagnosis: No Wrong Door) Bill 2021 — First Stage (Item No. 5a)

    (Deputies Mark Ward and Thomas Gould) (5 minutes)

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 2: Statements and Questions and Answers by Minister for Foreign Affairs on Brexit (Item No. 22)

    (Dept of Foreign Affairs) (to conclude within 100 minutes)

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 3: Statements and Questions and Answers by Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine on Brexit and the Fishing Industry (Item No. 23)

    (Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine) (to conclude within 100 minutes)

    13.04

    13.04

    Dáil live stream

    Government Business 4: Statements and Questions and Answers by the Minister for Education on the reopening of schools for students with special educational needs (Item No. 23a)

    (Department of Education) (to conclude within 100 minutes)

    18.04

    18.04

    Dáil live stream

    Dáil Adjourns

  • 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.

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

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