Wednesday, 4 December 2019

Questions (102)

Niamh Smyth


102. Deputy Niamh Smyth asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform the public consultations held by his Department in 2018 and to date in 2019; the date on which such consultations were held by county; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [50453/19]

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Written answers (Question to Public)

The details of the public consultations held by my Department in 2018 and 2019 are set out in the following table.


Public Consultation




Valuing Greenhouse Gas Emissions in the Public Spending Code

6th November 2018 – 14thDecember 2018


Department of Public Expenditure and Reform Irish Language Scheme

November 2018

Online Survey

Dialogue on Effective Prevention and Early Intervention Approaches in Human Services

7th March 2018 – 30th May 2018


To seek written observations and submissions on the EU Directive 2014/55/EU on electronic invoicing prior to its transposition into Irish Law(Office of Government Procurement)

13thApril 2018

Written submissions only

Review of the Consultant Engagement practices for Public Works Projects (Office of Government Procurement)

September 2018 (ongoing)



Public Consultation on Productivity in the Construction Sector to assist in the identification of key issues facing the sector and potential solutions.

17thJuly 2019 – 2nd August 2019

Online Survey

Digital Postbox

October 2019


Second Statutory Review of the Regulation of Lobbying Act 2015

12 April 2019