The budget of the Houses of the Oireachtas has been referred for review to the cost cutting taskforce, known as An Bord Snip.
The Oireachtas Commission has already proposed €4 million cuts to its €137 million budget. This includes a 10 per cent cut in TDs’ expenses and a reduction in the numbers of committees from 23 to 15.
It also proposed measures including halving the travel budget of committee members and cuts to secretarial support.
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