Patrick O'Donovan

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Patrick O'Donovan
Patrick O'Donovan 2014.jpg
O'Donovan in 2014
Minister of State for Tourism and Sport
Assumed office
19 May 2016
Taoiseach Enda Kenny
Preceded by Michael Ring
Teachta Dála
Assumed office
February 2011
Constituency Limerick County
Personal details
Born (1977-03-21) 21 March 1977 (age 40)
Newcastle West, Limerick, Ireland
Nationality Irish
Political party Fine Gael
Spouse(s) Eileen Keary
Children 1
Alma mater University College Cork

Patrick O'Donovan (born 21 March 1977) is an Irish Fine Gael politician and a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Limerick County constituency, upon being elected at the 2011 general election. He was appointed Minister of State for Tourism and Sport in May 2016.[1]

He was a member of Limerick County Council for the Newcastle West electoral area from 2003 to 2011.[1][2]

O'Donovan was re-elected to Dáil Éireann in 2016, managing the vote to ensure that first time Dáil Candidate Tom Neville was also elected in the same constituency.

He has served on the Public Accounts Committee and the Transport & Communications Committee


  1. ^ a b "Patrick O'Donovan". Retrieved 13 October 2011. 
  2. ^ "Mr. Patrick O'Donovan". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 13 October 2011. 

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New constituency Fine Gael Teachta Dála for Limerick