Jim Daly (politician)
Jim Daly (born 20 December 1972) is an Irish Fine Gael politician who has served as Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People since June 2017. He served as a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Cork South-West constituency from 2011 to 2020. He previously served as Chair of the Committee on Children and Youth Affairs from 2016 to 2017.
|Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People|
|Assumed office |
20 June 2017
|Preceded by||Helen McEntee|
|Chair of the Committee on Children and Youth Affairs|
4 April 2016 – 8 July 2017
|Preceded by||Jerry Buttimer|
|Succeeded by||Alan Farrell|
February 2011 – February 2020
20 December 1972
Drinagh, County Cork, Ireland
|Political party||Fine Gael|
|Spouse(s)||Virge Daly (m. 2001)|
He appeared on Claire Byrne Live on 22 January 2018, where he suggested a government issued ID should be a requirement for logging into social media websites.
- "Jim Daly". ElectionsIreland.org. Retrieved 19 March 2011.
- "Jim Daly". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 19 March 2011.
- "ElectionsIreland.org: Jim Daly". www.electionsireland.org. Retrieved 28 October 2016.
- "Meet your 76 new TDs". RTÉ News. 9 March 2011.
- "TD diagnosed with cancer during TV show appearance". Irish Examiner. 20 March 2013.
- "Fine Gael's Jim Daly will not contest next general election". RTÉ News. 20 September 2019.
| Fine Gael Teachta Dála for Cork South-West