Members of the 33rd Dáil
|Legislative body||Dáil Éireann|
|Meeting place||Leinster House|
|Term||20 February 2020 –|
|Election||2020 general election|
|Government||Government of the 33rd Dáil|
|Ceann Comhairle||Seán Ó Fearghaíl|
|Leas-Cheann Comhairle||Catherine Connolly|
|Chief Whip||Jack Chambers|
|Leader of the Opposition||Mary Lou McDonald|
This is a list of the members who were elected to the 33rd Dáil Éireann, the lower house of the Oireachtas (legislature) of Ireland. These TDs (members of parliament) were elected at the 2020 general election on 8 February. The general election took place throughout the state to elect 159 of the 160 members of Dáil Éireann, an increase of 2. This followed the passing of the Electoral (Amendment) (Dáil Constituencies) Act 2017. The remaining seat was taken by the outgoing Ceann Comhairle, who was returned automatically.
The 33rd Dáil convened for the first time on 20 February 2020. The first order of business was to elect a new Ceann Comhairle, which saw incumbent Seán Ó Fearghaíl re-elected as Ceann Comhairle.
- Ceann Comhairle: Seán Ó Fearghaíl (Fianna Fáil)
- Leas-Cheann Comhairle: Catherine Connolly (Independent)
- Opposition Front Bench
- Leader of the Opposition and Leader of Sinn Féin: Mary Lou McDonald
- Leader of the Labour Party: Alan Kelly
- Leader of the Social Democrats: Catherine Murphy & Róisín Shortall
- Leader of Aontú: Peadar Tóibín
Composition of the 33rd Dáil
|2020 general election|
|Party||Feb. 2020[a]||Jun. 2020[b]|
|Inds. 4 Change||1||0|
|Right To Change||0||1|
Government party denoted by "●".
- February 2020 column shows the state of parties after the 2020 general election.
- June 2020 column shows the state of the parties after Joan Collins founded RTOC.
The Ceann Comhairle is automatically returned unless they state their intention to retire before the Dáil is dissolved. The incumbent, Seán Ó Fearghaíl, did not retire, and is a member of the 33rd Dáil.
List of TDs
The list is given in alphabetical order by constituency. Party affiliations are given as they were at the time of election.
|Independent (6)||Michael Collins||Cork South-West|
|Richard O'Donoghue||Limerick County|
|Independent (5)||Catherine Connolly||Galway West|
|Right To Change (1)||Joan Collins||Dublin South-Central|
|31 May 2020||Dublin South-Central||Right To Change||Inds. 4 Change||Joan Collins resigns from Independents 4 Change and founds Right To Change|
|27 April 2021||Dublin Bay South||Fine Gael||Eoghan Murphy resigns as a TD|
- Government of the 33rd Dáil
- Ministers of State of the 33rd Dáil
- Members of the 26th Seanad
- Dáil constituencies
- Elected for the first time at the 2020 general election.
- Member of the 25th Seanad at time of election.
- Previously a member of the Dáil but not of the 32nd Dáil.
- Seán Ó Fearghaíl was returned automatically without standing for election. In accordance with Article 16.6 of the Constitution of Ireland, the outgoing Ceann Comhairle is deemed to be automatically returned
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- "The Independent groups - who are they and what do they want?". irishtimes.com. The Irish Times. Retrieved 16 April 2020.
- "Dublin TD Joan Collins leaves I4C to found new party Right to Change". The Times. 31 May 2020.
- "Eoghan Murphy resigns as TD for Dublin Bay South". RTÉ News. 27 April 2021.