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Maurice Quinlivan TD - Chairperson of the Oireachtas Enterprise, Trade & Employment Committee 

A native of Ballynanty Beg, Maurice Quinlivan comes from a well-known Limerick family.

Educated at Hassett’s Cross CBS, St. Nessan’s Community College and the School of Professional and Management Studies (now LIT), from which he graduated with a qualification in Industrial Engineering and Training.

Maurice worked in the travel agency business for many years as a Manager in London and of Budget Travel in the Crescent Shopping Centre.

Maurice was first elected to Limerick City Council in 2009 and was re-elected in May 2014, topping the poll with almost 25% of the vote.

He was then elected to the Dáil in February 2016, becoming the first Sinn Féin TD for Limerick City in 93 years. Maurice was returned to the Dáil in the February 2020 General Election, topping the poll with 11,006 first preference votes

Maurice has been a strong advocate for workers’ rights and has campaigned for the introduction of the Living Wage.

He has been highly critical of the government’s approach to the overcrowding crisis at University Hospital Limerick and has fought for increased investment for Limerick City and for more social and affordable housing in Limerick, adequate number of Gardaí to keep our city safe.

Maurice is also a member of the Limerick Drug & Alcohol Taskforce and has been an advocate for both recovery programmes and an increased Garda presence to combat the spread of illegal drug use

Constituency: Limerick City & Tipperary (Birdhill/Newport)

Oireachtas/Stormont/EU Commitees:  Chairperson of Committee on Enterprise, Trade & Employment

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Constituency Office:  34 Denmark Street, Limerick City, V94 C978

Tel: 061 319 681

Email: [email protected]

Statements (72)

Disbelief at news vaccine centre will temporarily close to facilitate race meeting - Maurice Quinlivan TD11 June, 2021

Sinn Féin representatives hold public meeting on future of Shannon Airport - Violet-Anne Wynne TD, Maurice Quinlivan TD and Senator Paul Gavan25 May, 2021

Trolley crisis at UHL shames the Minister – Maurice Quinlivan TD22 April, 2021

Garda drug seizures in Limerick estate welcomed - Maurice Quinlivan TD4 March, 2021

Immediate intervention needed to address Limerick's spiralling drug crisis - Maurice Quinlivan TD18 February, 2021

Coonagh-Knockalisheen Road back on track - Maurice Quinlivan TD10 February, 2021

Minister for Transport must recognise importance of Limerick road project - Maurice Quinlivan TD28 January, 2021

Limerick trolley crisis will continue for years if action is not taken now - Maurice Quinlivan TD15 January, 2021

Horses treated appallingly due to failure to enforce equine laws - Maurice Quinlivan TD17 December, 2020

Urgent action required to tackle University Hospital Limerick overcrowding - Maurice Quinlivan TD15 December, 2020

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