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Broughan, Thomas P.

Tuesday, 2 July 2013

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Seanad Referendum

Asked the Taoiseach: if he will outline the time-frame for a referendum on the abolition of Seanad ÉireannMore Button

I thank the Taoiseach for his reply. I understand a Referendum Commission has been established under Ms Justice Elizabeth Dunne. In light of complaints made about a lack of resources available to...More Button

I welcome the decision to establish a small unit which will, I understand, work on further reform of Dáil Éireann. It is very small if it has only one full-time member of staff. Will it not be ...More Button

Seanad Referendum (Continued)

Will the Taoiseach consider rerunning the referendum on Dáil powers? I was a member of the Committee of Public Accounts for eight or nine years and I know the Taoiseach has been a member of many O...More Button

Money Laundering

Asked the Minister for Finance: if he intends to change the monetary limit at which anti-money laundering requirements are applied to the purchase of prize bonds from €25 to €100 and over to redress the imbalance in inconvenience...More Button