156. Deputy Cian O'Callaghan asked the Minister for Justice further to Parliamentary Question No. 274 of 23 November 2021, if the report has been completed; and if so, if it will be available; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [59319/21]


Minister for Justice (Deputy Helen McEntee): The Parliamentary Question referred to by the Deputy asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage, further to Parliamentary Question No. 46 of 6 October 2021, the result of his Department’s engagement with the Garda National Vetting Bureau and the Department of Justice in relation to Garda vetting under the National Vetting Bureau (Children and Vulnerable Persons) Acts 2012-2016. 
The Garda Vetting Review Group will complete its work in the coming weeks and will present its report to me at that stage.