Oireachtas Joint and Select Committees

Wednesday, 16 December 2020

  • Public Accounts Committee (0 speeches)
    AN COISTE UM CHUNTAIS PHOIBLÍ COMMITTEE OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS Dé Céadaoin, 16 Nollaig 2020. Wednesday, 16 December 2020. The Committee met at 16:30 MEMBERS PRESENT: Deputy Colm Burke,...
    • Business of Committee (121 speeches)
      No apologies have been received. We have the minutes of the recent meetings from 2, 9 and 10 December and they have been circulated. Are they agreed? Agreed. As previously agreed, the minutes...
  • Joint Oireachtas Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation (0 speeches)
    Tháinig an Comhchoiste le chéile ag 09:00 The Joint Committee met at 09:00 COMHALTAÍ A BHÍ I LÁTHAIR / MEMBERS PRESENT: Teachtaí Dála / Deputies Teachtaí...
    • Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals (1 speech)
      Apologies have been received from Senator Garvey. The first item on the agenda is scrutiny of EU proposals under Schedule A. We are required to make a formal decision on this. It is proposed...
    • Introduction of Statutory Sick Pay: Discussion (91 speeches)
      Today I am pleased that we are able to discuss the introduction of statutory sick pay. The importance of this issue became apparent at the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic. I am pleased that...
  • Joint Oireachtas Committee on European Union Affairs (0 speeches)
    Tháinig an Comhchoiste le chéile ag 09:00 The Joint Committee met at 09:00 COMHALTAÍ A BHÍ I LÁTHAIR / MEMBERS PRESENT: Teachtaí Dála / Deputies Teachtaí...
  • Joint Oireachtas Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform, and Taoiseach (0 speeches)
    Tháinig an Comhchoiste le chéile ag 14:00 The Joint Committee met at 14:00 COMHALTAÍ A BHÍ I LÁTHAIR / MEMBERS PRESENT: Teachtaí Dála / Deputies Teachtaí...
    • Insurance Issues: Minister of State at the Department of Finance (125 speeches)
      I ask members and all present to turn off their mobile telephones. If the Minister of State, Deputy Fleming, wishes to remove his mask when making his contribution, it might make it easier for...
    • Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals (1 speech)
      It was agreed in private session earlier that in respect of schedule A, COM (2020) 593, 594 and 673, and schedule B, COM (2020) 389 to 398, inclusive, no subsidiarity issues arise and none of the...
  • Joint Oireachtas Committee on Health (0 speeches)
    Tháinig an Comhchoiste le chéile ag 11:30 The Joint Committee met at 11:30 COMHALTAÍ A BHÍ I LÁTHAIR / MEMBERS PRESENT: Teachtaí Dála / Deputies Teachtaí...
    • Business of Joint Committee (7 speeches)
      Tea, coffee and mince pies are available upstairs. People need only say they were attending the committee. I was going to organise that for the committee but was advised we could not it because...
    • Roll-out of Covid-19 Vaccination: Discussion (126 speeches)
      I welcome all the witnesses who will be presenting to us this morning by video link and who will provide us with a briefing on the roll-out of the Covid-19 vaccination. As members are aware,...
  • Joint Oireachtas Committee on Transport, Tourism and Sport (0 speeches)
    Tháinig an Comhchoiste le chéile ag 11:30 The Joint Committee met at 11:30 COMHALTAÍ A BHÍ I LÁTHAIR / MEMBERS PRESENT: Teachtaí Dála / Deputies Teachtaí...
  • Seanad Committee on the Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union (0 speeches)
    Tháinig an Roghchoiste le chéile ag 16:30 The Select Committee met at 16:30 COMHALTAÍ A BHÍ I LÁTHAIR / MEMBERS PRESENT: Seanadóirí / Senators...
    • Business of Select Committee (1 speech)
      I remind members to switch off their mobile phones. Apologies have been received from Senators Black and McDowell. The first item for consideration by members is the membership of the Seanad...
    • Engagement on Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union (55 speeches)
      We will proceed with our engagement with the Cabinet Secretary, Michael Russell, who is a Member of the Scottish Parliament. On behalf of the committee, I welcome Mr. Russell to the committee...
    • Business of Special Committee (5 speeches)
      I ask members to remain for a few minutes to discuss our work programme. An email was circulated about this. I am eager that we get notifications and invitations out to people before the...