Wednesday, 21 March 2018

Ceisteanna (11)

Joan Burton


11. Deputy Joan Burton asked the Taoiseach when Cabinet committee F (National Security) will next meet. [11651/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Taoiseach)

Arrangements are being made for the next meeting of Cabinet Committee F, will be finalised as soon as possible.

The role of cabinet Committee F is "to keep the State's systems for the analysis of, preparation for, and response to, threats to national security under review and to provide for high-level coordination between relevant Departments and agencies on related matters".

The Committee last met on 8 February and was attended by Ministers and Senior Officials from the Departments of Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform; Foreign Affairs and Trade; Justice and Equality; Health; Communications, Climate Action and Environment; Transport, Tourism and Sport; Housing, Planning and Local Government; and Defence.

Also in attendance were key personnel from the Defence Forces and an Garda Síochána.

Questions Nos. 12 to 29, inclusive, resubmitted.
Questions Nos. 30 to 37, inclusive, answered orally.