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 Header Item Third Report of Standing Committee of Selection: Motion
 Header Item Membership of the Houses of the Oireachtas Commission: Motion

Thursday, 7 July 2016

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 917 No. 1

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Third Report of Standing Committee of Selection: Motion

Minister of State at the Department of the Taoiseach (Deputy Regina Doherty): Information on Regina Doherty Zoom on Regina Doherty I move:

That Dáil Éireann:
(a) approves the Third Report of the Standing Committee of Selection in accordance with Standing Order 27F,copies of which were laid before Dáil Éireann on 6 July 2016, and appoints members to Committees accordingly;

and

(b) pursuant to Standing Order 93(2), appoints the following members as Chairs of committees: Deputy Michael Healy-Rae - Chair of the Select Committee on European Union Affairs; and Deputy Catherine Connolly - Chair of the Standing Committee on the Irish Language, Gaeltacht and the Islands.”

  Question put and agreed to.

Membership of the Houses of the Oireachtas Commission: Motion

Minister of State at the Department of the Taoiseach (Deputy Regina Doherty): Information on Regina Doherty Zoom on Regina Doherty I move:

That Dáil Éireann, in accordance with section 8(3)(a) of the Houses of the Oireachtas Commission Acts 2003 to 2015, appoints the ordinary Members of the Commission as follows:

Deputies Joe Carey, Timmy Dooley and Louise O'Reilly.

Deputy Thomas Pringle: Information on Thomas Pringle Zoom on Thomas Pringle I move amendment No. 1:

  To delete "and Louise O'Reilly" and substitute ", Catherine Murphy and Louise O'Reilly".

As Deputy Catherine Murphy has the support of 24 of the 34 Members who are entitled to appoint a Member to the Commission, I would ask that the amendment would be agreed to.

  Amendment put and agreed to.

  Motion, as amended, agreed to.


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