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 the Minister for Justice and Equality regarding: Motion re the circumstances of the death of Shane O’Farrell
Second Stage Reply by Minister for Justice and Equality, Mr. Charlie Flanagan, T.D. to the Private Members’ Bill: Criminal Justice (Rehabilitative Periods) Bill 2018
Private Members Motion on Youth Crime Debate- 30th January 2019
Minister Flanagan speaking on GSOC in the Dáil today
Minister Stanton speaking on the Criminal Justice (Mutual Recognition of Probation Judgments and Decisions) Bill 2018 Second Stage
Speech by Minister for Justice and Equality, Charlie Flanagan TD, Irish Nationality and Citizenship (Restoration of Birthright Citizenship) Bill 2017
Minister Flanagan makes a statement on the Budapest Convention on Cyber Crime and the Lanzarote Convention on the protection of children against sexual exploitation and sexual abuse.
Speech by Minister for Justice and Equality in response to Independent TDs Private Members Motion on Rural Crime