Our online archive contains daily videos of Dáil, Seanad and committee debates since March 2016.

Dáil Éireann

Thu, 30 Jul 2020

Dáil Éireann

Daily business in Dáil Éireann

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Wed, 29 Jul 2020

Dáil Éireann

Daily business in Dáil Éireann

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Tue, 28 Jul 2020

Dáil Éireann

Daily business in Dáil Éireann

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Seanad Éireann

Fri, 31 Jul 2020

Seanad Éireann

Daily business in Seanad Éireann

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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

Seanad Éireann

Daily business in Seanad Éireann

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Wed, 29 Jul 2020

Seanad Éireann

Daily business in Seanad Éireann

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Committees

Tue, 28 Jul 2020

Special Committee on Covid-19 Response

Topic: Impact of Covid-19 on Aviation

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Fri, 24 Jul 2020

Special Committee on Covid-19 Response

Special Committee on Covid-19 Response. Topics: Impact of Covid-19 on international travel, Impact of Covid-19 on public transport provision

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Tue, 21 Jul 2020

Special Committee on Covid-19 Response

Special Committee on Covid-19 Response. Topic: Infection rate among healthcare workers

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Fri, 17 Jul 2020

Special Committee on Covid-19 Response

Special Committee on Covid-19 Response.  Topics: Impact of Covid-19 on people with disabilities, Non-covid healthcare disruption: - Impact on waiting lists and screening


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Irish sign language

The Impact of Covid-19 on the Oireachtas & Ireland’s Relationship with the UN

Irish Sign Language

Tue, 4 Aug 2020

On Oireachtas TV Debates we discuss the impact of Covid-19 on the Oireachtas with the Ceann Comhairle Seán Ó Fearghaíl TD, Professor David Farrell, Head of the School of Politics and International Relations, UCD and Aoife Moore, Political Correspondent, The Irish Examiner. Later following Ireland’s recent election to the UN Security Council we discussed Ireland’s relationship with the UN and spoke to Ambassador Geraldine Byrne Nason, Permanent Representative of Ireland to the UN, Suzanne Lynch, Washington Correspondent, The Irish Times and Dr. Michael Kennedy, Executive Editor of Documents on Irish Foreign Policy, RIA.

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Thu, 30 Jul 2020

Irish Sign Language

Leaders' Questions signed

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Wed, 29 Jul 2020

Irish Sign Language

Leaders' Questions signed

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Download files from earlier years

A range of video files from earlier years (2006-2016) are available to download in WMV and/or MP4 formats. This is not a complete archive.

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In our older archive, files are categorised in folders by year, month and day and they follow a distinct naming convention based on date, eg, [forum]_[YYYYMMDD].mp4


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The use of broadcasts and webcasts of both the Houses and Parliamentary Committees must be in accordance with the Standing Orders of Dáil Éireann and Standing Orders of the Seanad. In particular, it should be noted that:

"... recordings or extracts of the proceedings shall not be used in programmes of light entertainment, political satire, party political broadcasts or in any form of advertising or publicity, other than in the form of news and current affairs programme trailers...".

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