Patrick Deering (born 2 February 1967) is a former Irish Fine Gael politician who was a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Carlow–Kilkenny constituency from 2011 until 2020. He served as Chair of the Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine from April 2016 and Deputy Chair of the Fine Gael Parliamentary Party from June 2016.
|Chair of the Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine|
|Assumed office |
4 April 2016
|Preceded by||Andrew Doyle|
|Deputy Chair of the Fine Gael Parliamentary Party|
8 June 2016 – February 2020
|Preceded by||Catherine Byrne|
February 2011 – February 2020
2 February 1967
Rathvilly, County Carlow, Ireland
|Political party||Fine Gael|
|Spouse(s)||Paula Deering (m. 2003)|
|Alma mater||Athlone Institute of Technology|
Before he ran for election to Dáil Éireann, Deering served for a number of years as chairman of the Carlow GAA County Board. He was a member of Carlow County Council for the Tullow local electoral area from 2009 to 2011.
- "Pat Deering". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 8 March 2011.
- "Pat Deering". ElectionsIreland.org. Retrieved 6 March 2011.
- "Heydon honoured to be elected Chair of Fine Gael Parliamentary Party". Fine Gael Parliamentary Party. Retrieved 16 June 2016.
M. J. Nolan
| Fine Gael Teachta Dála for Carlow–Kilkenny