# committee - Today’s News
Coleman or Irwin? Houghton or Whelan? Ireland’s two favourite pundits had plenty to discuss.
# committee - Wednesday 17 September, 2014
An early General Election or lengthy court proceedings could scupper the work of the inquiry entirely, Fianna Fáil’s Michael McGrath is warning.
# committee - Sunday 7 September, 2014
The former minister had the biggest job interview of his life this week, as he bids to become Agriculture Commissioner. But the issue of Irish Water just won’t go away, it seems.
# committee - Thursday 24 July, 2014
The Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill comes in for particular criticism from the UN Human Rights Committee.
# committee - Tuesday 22 July, 2014
Staff who signed contracts for a higher rate of pay can’t be made accept less money while those deals remain in place, the HSE told TDs today.
# committee - Wednesday 25 June, 2014
They said they will be discussing the scope of the inquiry, the risks associated with it and the time scale.
# committee - Monday 16 June, 2014
The government attempted to regain a majority by adding two more Senators to the inquiry – a move which the independent TD said “crossed a line”.
# committee - Friday 13 June, 2014
The senator’s reason for missing a crucial vote on selection of members for the banking inquiry committee was criticised by some this week.
# committee - Monday 26 May, 2014
Senator Bill Heffernan was making a point about lax security.
# committee - Wednesday 14 May, 2014
Taoiseach Enda Kenny said that the Irish people “suffered great hardship” because of the bank guarantee as the Dáil debated a motion to establish an inquiry.
# committee - Monday 12 May, 2014
The day has been observed for just over two decades now, starting in 1993 and has been held every year.
# committee - Tuesday 6 May, 2014
That’s one of the questions being asked in the Dáil today.
# committee - Wednesday 9 April, 2014
Shane Ross is not too impressed.
# committee - Wednesday 26 March, 2014
Director General Noel Curran will field questions about a number of issues before an Oireachtas committee this morning.
# committee - Saturday 22 March, 2014
Ireland has the highest incidence of Meningitis B disease in Europe.
# committee - Saturday 8 March, 2014
McDonald said that the PAC have written to Flannery twice to attend a meeting and he should accept the invitation.
# committee - Thursday 6 March, 2014
Tony Holohan is to appear before the committee this morning. He published a review of the situation last month.
# committee - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
Everything happening in Leinster House today.
# committee - Tuesday 4 March, 2014
The second-level students will also discuss global and warming employment matters with the politicians.
# committee - Thursday 20 February, 2014
The site — designed in stark yellow, grey and white colouring — sets out the industry’s arguments against James Reilly’s crackdown on tobacco marketing.
What’s going on in Leinster House today? Well, since you asked…
# committee - Wednesday 19 February, 2014
The Fine Gael Senator received a round of applause from colleagues after an emotional contribution to the committee hearing this evening.
# committee - Thursday 13 February, 2014
The director general of the Law Society said Ireland would be setting a precedent in Europe.
# committee - Wednesday 12 February, 2014
“It would be lovely to be able to say we could be certain one way or the other,” GSOC’s Kieran Fitzgerald said last night.
# committee - Friday 7 February, 2014
The Government did not oppose Finian McGrath’s bill but TDs were concerned that it would get slowed down by Oireachtas committees.
# committee - Thursday 6 February, 2014
Two PAC members have formally requested that the PAC again consider the issue of releasing a transcript of garda whistleblower’s testimony. Ross was today accused of being more interested in “getting on the six o’clock news” than pursuing the truth.
What’s are the folks on Kildare Street up to today? Well, you asked…
# committee - Wednesday 5 February, 2014
What’s going on over at Kildare Street? Well, you asked…
# committee - Tuesday 4 February, 2014
What’s going on down on Kildare Street? Well, you asked…
# committee - Thursday 23 January, 2014
An Oireachtas committee is attempting to get to the bottom of how and why some motorists had penalty points cancelled.
# committee - Wednesday 15 January, 2014
They will discuss with SIPTU the opening up of 10 per cent of the market to private operators.
# committee - Friday 13 December, 2013
John McGuinness was speaking following this evening’s resignation of the entire board of governors of the CRC.
# committee - Thursday 12 December, 2013
Brian Conlan, who resigned from his role as CEO at the start of this week, has agreed to appear before the Public Accounts Committee.
# committee - Wednesday 4 December, 2013
After government TDs and Senators declined to support O’Connor yesterday they will now be asked to formally reject his appointment next week.
# committee - Wednesday 27 November, 2013
Only 7 hospital agencies have been found to be compliant with public pay policy.
What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, as you asked…
# committee - Wednesday 20 November, 2013
There are proposals to bring the pay-and-file date forward to as early as June next year so the Department of Finance has all the data needed ahead of the October Budget.
# committee - Wednesday 30 October, 2013
The Irish Council for Civil Liberties presented a list of recent developments in Ireland to the committee.
# committee - Monday 14 October, 2013
The state has finished paying off the penalties related to environmental issues – they amounted to €3,648,000.
# committee - Wednesday 25 September, 2013
An Oireachtas sub-Committee will discuss 103 amendments to the proposed taxi regulation law, which will see a shake-up of the industry.