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
Equality/Disability
Garda & Policing
Immigration & Asylum
Legislation, Law Reform & EU
Other regulatory functions
Prisons & Probation
Youth Justice, Children & Family

 

07/02/2018
Topical Issue: The need to screen all staff who may come into contact with children in the Arts and Culture sector
01/02/2018
Minister Flanagan and MoS Breen launch Data Protection Bill 2018
31/01/2018
Meeting of the Migrant Integration Strategy Monitoring and Co-ordination Committee 
31/01/2018
Commencement Matter: The need for the Minister for Justice and Equality to outline how many Garda “emigration checkpoint stops” were made along the border in the two years previous to the Brexit referendum and to further outline the number of stops made since the referendum in June 2016.
31/01/2018
Private Member’s Bill – Harassment, Harmful Communications and Related Offences Bill 2017
23/01/2018
Minister Charlie Flanagan's Statement on ‘Motion to Opt Into the EU (recast) Reception Conditions Directive (2013/33/EU)’
23/01/2018
MINISTER’S STATEMENT Motion to Opt Into the EU (recast) Reception Conditions Directive (2013/33/EU)’
17/01/2018
Opening Statement by the Minister for Justice and Equality, Charlie Flanagan TD, re: the ‘Motion to Opt Into the EU (recast) Reception Conditions Directive (2013/33/EU)’
13/01/2018
Speech by Minister Charlie Flanagan, T.D at Irish Farmers Association Dinner
10/01/2018
Address by the Minister for Justice and Equality Charles Flanagan TD to the National Symposium: Rising to the challenge – addressing Ireland’s gender pay gap