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#water committee

# water-committee - Monday 1 May, 2017

FactFind: How much water do we actually use?

And how many households fall into the “excessive use” category of 1.7 times the average?

# water-committee - Monday 3 April, 2017

Paid your water bills? You're definitely going to get some of your money back

However, the final draft of the report states that all new homes are to have water meters installed.

# water-committee - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

Finally: Water committee close to a deal on the future of charges

The definition of water wastage has been defined as 1.7 times the average usage has been agreed by the committee.

# water-committee - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Households which waste water 'to face prosecution' under proposed new plans

There are also plans to give some money back to those who paid the charges.

# water-committee - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Public ownership of water just got one step closer to being enshrined in the Constitution

The water committee agreed, unanimously without a vote, that it is in favour of placing Irish Water in public ownership in the Constitution.

# water-committee - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Against Fine Gael's wishes, Right2Water will be invited to speak before water committee

The all-party Oireachtas group is looking at the future of water charges.

# water-committee - Friday 2 December, 2016

Nothing left to give back: Coveney says water charges money already spent

A member of the water committee said that people who have paid for water shouldn’t be given their money back, as that would make them feel like fools.