Speeches made by our Ministers are listed chronologically below.

For ease of reference, they are also sorted by theme as follows:

Courts Policy/Legal Services
Crime & Law Enforcement
Garda & Policing
Immigration & Asylum
Legislation, Law Reform & EU
Other regulatory functions
Prisons & Probation
Youth Justice, Children & Family


Speech by Minister for Justice & Equality - The Eu Migration and Refugee Crisis - Dail Eireann
Address by the Minister for Justice and Equality, Frances Fitzgerald TD, on the occasion of the Garda Passing Out Parade, The Garda College, Templemore, 7 March 2016
The need for the Minister for Justice and Equality to reconsider the imposition of rates on childcare, recognising that childcare facilities are small businesses providing educational and social services
Criminal Law (Sexual Offences) Bill 2015 - Second Stage Speech – Dáil Éireann
Commencement Matter: The specific initiatives the Government plans to implement to promote and support the married family
Private Members' Business: Report to the Government on improvements to the Protection Process for Asylum Seekers
Seanad Commencement Matter - The reason the Judicial Council has not been established as yet
Speech by Ms Frances Fitzgerald TD, Minister for Justice and Equality at the launch of the Second National Strategy on Domestic, Sexual and Gender-based Violence