# health-committee - Today’s News
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# health-committee - Thursday 21 January, 2016
“We simply cannot ignore this anymore. We have to be honest and ask ourselves, ‘Truly are we doing enough?’”
# health-committee - Wednesday 2 December, 2015
The “worrying” levels of HIV diagnoses have been discussed at the Oireachtas Health Committee. There are set to be more cases of HIV in Ireland in 2015 than in any other year.
# health-committee - Friday 29 May, 2015
Michael McNamara’s not having a great week.
# health-committee - Tuesday 19 May, 2015
Calls have been made for HSE Chief Tony O’Brien to resign.
# health-committee - Tuesday 24 March, 2015
A health committee was looking at the government’s proposed new alcohol laws today.
# health-committee - Thursday 26 February, 2015
Both of Tony and Mary Heffernan’s children died at the age of 5.
# health-committee - Thursday 18 December, 2014
The Oireachtas Health Committee has been told the industry is largely unregulated here.
# health-committee - Thursday 16 October, 2014
It won’t be a Hollywood apocalypse, politicians heard today.
# health-committee - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
The Health and Children Committee launched a report on end-of-life care based on submissions from stakeholders, experts and the public.
# health-committee - Tuesday 10 June, 2014
One particular investigation showed that a child had been moved to 11 different residencies in 4 months.
# health-committee - Friday 6 June, 2014
The Oireachtas Health Committee is seeking to change the rules that currently prevent any other Oireachtas committee from investigating matters that are already being probed by the powerful Public Accounts Committee.
# health-committee - Thursday 15 May, 2014
The group of TDs will travel to north Dublin to visit the HSE’s medical card centre.
# health-committee - Thursday 3 April, 2014
The issues were discussed at a Health Committee this morning.
# health-committee - Wednesday 22 January, 2014
Mattie McGrath has been removed from two Oireachtas committees by the Dáil Technical Group.
# health-committee - Tuesday 14 January, 2014
The Health Minister will be questioned on the HSE service plan, which details how the executive will cut €619 million next year.
# health-committee - Thursday 28 November, 2013
Speaking before the Oireachtas committee today, one stressed that proposed legislation won’t cause an increase in premiums.
# health-committee - Friday 26 July, 2013
The Health Minister’s vowing to continue his war on smoking – and says cigarettes are the only freely available product he knows of that can kill the user.
# health-committee - Wednesday 3 July, 2013
The sub-committee on health is discussing changes to the Bill, which was passed at the second stage in the Dáil last night.
The nine-member sub-committee will today deal with the sections of the proposed legislation on suicide ideation.
# health-committee - Tuesday 2 July, 2013
The Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill has passed the second stage of the Dáil this evening with cross-party support but also cross-party opposition.
# health-committee - Sunday 16 June, 2013
The minister says, however, that the alternative is that the baby’s mother could die – ending both of their lives.
# health-committee - Thursday 13 June, 2013
The pro-life TD put forward motions for the proposed legislation to be scrapped, the suicide clause removed and for members to have a free vote at a parliamentary party meeting last night.
# health-committee - Friday 17 May, 2013
What’s it all about? TheJournal.ie takes you through the Health Committee proceedings.
# health-committee - Wednesday 15 May, 2013
Unlike the committee’s previous hearings, there will be few representatives from advocacy or religious groups giving evidence.
# health-committee - Thursday 2 May, 2013
The Oireachtas Health Committee will hold three days of public hearings on the Heads of the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill 2013.
# health-committee - Friday 4 January, 2013
The Oireachtas Health Committee will hold three days of public hearings.
# health-committee - Friday 21 December, 2012
The Oireachtas Health Committee will hold three days of public hearings in January with its chairman Jerry Buttimer urging that there be a “respectful and tolerant” debate.
# health-committee - Thursday 15 November, 2012
Finian McGrath TD, who was against the motion, said he was “delighted” the committee showed some “common sense” on proposed ban on campus.
# health-committee - Wednesday 14 November, 2012
Committee Chairman, Jerry Buttimer TD said childhood obesity is a “very important and serious health issue which needs to be tackled urgently”.
# health-committee - Thursday 26 July, 2012
The plastic surgery clinic refused an invitation to attend a meeting of the committee on the PIP breast implant scandal.
# health-committee - Monday 25 June, 2012
They will speak to the government’s committee on health and children at its meeting tomorrow.
# health-committee - Tuesday 12 June, 2012
Emily Logan is to give her input ahead of the drafting of the legislation.
# health-committee - Thursday 7 June, 2012
Gordon Jeyes of the HSE will attend the meeting this morning.
# health-committee - Thursday 3 May, 2012
Dr Tony Holohan will address an Oireachtas Committee today on the government’s response to the issue of industrial grade silicone being used in some breast augmentation surgeries in Ireland.