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Budgetary Oversight Committee publishes interim report examining the parliamentary budget cycle

Thu, 26/11/2020 - 5:32pm

The latest report published by the Budgetary Oversight Committee considers the overall framework for parliamentary engagement throughout the budget cycle. It is an interim report, outlining the Committee’s scrutiny to date, in answering an Order of the Dáil from 28 July 2020 which tasked the Committee with this work.

Joint Committee on Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sport and the Gaeltacht invites applications from members of the public for nomination to Board of RTE

Thu, 26/11/2020 - 2:25pm

The Joint Committee on Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sport and the Gaeltacht is inviting applications from suitably qualified members of the public who would like to be considered for appointment to the board of RTE.

Mental Health Reform before Oireachtas Mental Health Committee

Wed, 25/11/2020 - 5:56pm

The Oireachtas Committee on Mental Health will hold its first public meeting, tomorrow, Thursday, 26 November in Leinster House, Committee Room 3 at 9am.

Joint Committee on Education, Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science to discuss ensuring schools are open safely and sustainably with Parent and Student representatives

Wed, 25/11/2020 - 3:29pm

The Joint Committee on Education, Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science will meet tomorrow at 11.30am when the National Parents Councils, Primary and Post Primary and the Irish Second Level Students Union (ISSU) come before the committee to give evidence on ensuring that schools are open in a manner which is both safe and sustainable.

Joint Committee on Justice invites written submissions on Dying with Dignity Bill 2020

Wed, 25/11/2020 - 12:40pm

At its meeting on Tuesday, 24 November, the Joint Committee on Justice agreed to invite written submissions from interested groups and individuals on the provisions in the Dying with Dignity Bill 2020 as part of its scrutiny of the legislation.

Éistfidh Coiste na Gaeilge, na Gaeltachta agus Phobal Labhartha na Gaeilge leis an Dochtúir John Walsh inniu

Wed, 25/11/2020 - 11:04am

Beidh cruinniú ag Comhchoiste na Gaeilge, na Gaeltachta agus Phobal Labhartha na Gaeilge inniu Dé Céadaoin ar 2.00 iarnóin i Seomra Coiste 2, Teach Laighean nuair a labhróidh an Dochtúir John Walsh, Léachtóir Sinsearach Gaeilge, Scoil na dTeangacha, na Litríochtaí agus na gCultúr, Coláiste na nDán, na nEolaíochtaí Sóisialta agus  an Léinn Cheiltigh, Ollscoil na hÉireann, Gaillimh leo ar an ábhar ‘‘Bille na dTeangacha Oifigiúla (Leasú), 2020 – a éifeachtaí a bheidh na leasuithe a mholtar sa Bhille maidir le seirbhís phoiblí dhátheangach a sholáthar do phobal na Gaeltachta agus do phobal labhartha na Gaeilge’.