Bailey, Maria

Wednesday, 19 September 2018

Joint Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government Debate


National Oversight and Audit Commission: Chairperson Designate

We are now in public session. At the request of the broadcasting and recording services, members and visitors in the Public Gallery are requested to ensure that mobiles phones are switched off com...More Button

I remind members that we will have a private session following our engagement with Mr. McCarthy and Mr. McGowan. No. 1 on the agenda is the chairperson designate of the National Oversight and Au...More Button

A number of people are indicating to ask questions but I made an oversight in that I forgot to read the note on privilege.

  I wish to draw attention to the fact that by virtue o...More Button

I thank Mr. McCarthy. Are there any further comments for him?More Button

Has Mr. McCarthy any further comments?More Button

I wish Mr. McCarthy the best. There is an open invitation to him from this committee. Senator Boyhan wants NOAC to be on our work programme later in the year. He was very proactive in wanting NO...More Button

I propose we suspend for a few moments to allow our second witness to take his seat. Is that agreed? Agreed.More Button

  Sitting suspended at 10.06 a.m. and resumed at 10.12 a.m.More Button

Water Advisory Body: Discussion

In our second session today, we will engage with Mr. Paul McGowan, chairperson of the Water Advisory Body. On behalf of the committee, I welcome Mr. McGowan, Mr. Darragh Page and Ms Sharon Kennedy...More Button

Dr. McGowan might catch Deputy O'Dowd after the meeting.More Button

In the same way, in respect of Tramore, Senator Grace O'Sullivan might catch Mr. Page after the meeting rather than getting into local issues here. I thank Dr. McGowan, Mr. Page and Ms Kennedy for...More Button

The joint committee went into private session at 10.45 a.m. and adjourned at 11.25 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Wednesday, 26 September 2018.More Button