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Ó Fearghaíl, Seán

Thursday, 3 December 2020

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Finance Bill 2020: Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage

When we concluded yesterday evening, Deputy Danny Healy-Rae was in possession. We were on amendment No. 59. Do any other Members wish to speak?More Button

Finance Bill 2020: Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage (Continued)

I have to say I do not think amendments Nos. 59 and 60 in any way address the issue of nurses, but c'est la vie.More Button

I remind Members that we have limited time to conclude our work on this Bill. It will be important, notwithstanding my general willingness to allow people flexibility, that we focus on the subject...More Button

As there is nobody else offering, does Deputy Boyd Barrett want to address the taxi issue?More Button

It would be the Minister's second intervention and he cannot come in again. Maybe it would be as well if he heard what Deputy Boyd Barrett wants to say about the taxis.More Button

Is amendment No. 59 being pressed?More Button

One can have a voice vote.More Button

Has Deputy McGrath a point to add?More Button

The Business Committee report was circulated. Everybody knew the schedule for the week. The Members who are in Leinster House at committees knew that we were conducting business here that was vot...More Button

Deputy Boyd Barrett knows the outcome of any votes that will be taken. One respects the absolute right of a Member to call a vote but it would seem that the practical response here would be to c...More Button

The Deputy is always reasonable.More Button

I thank the Minister. Deputies need to stick to talking about the subject of this particular amendment.More Button

I plead with the Deputies to stick to the subject matter before them.More Button

This is not a county council meeting. We cannot go into every road.More Button

I thank the Deputy for his co-operation.More Button

Is the amendment agreed?More Button

I thank the Minister of State and congratulate him.More Button

I thank Deputy Durkan. I take it that this is an amendment we can agree by acclaim. As Deputy Canney has said, it is very appropriate that we would do so on the International Day of People with D...More Button

The Minister of State has proven himself very adept in the past in the making of videos and no doubt he will do so again.More Button

I believe this-----More Button

The Minister of State, Deputy Heydon, will engage with the Deputy on that point afterwards because it is not appropriate to this amendment. Is the amendment agreed? Does the Minister wish to come...More Button

I congratulate the Minister again.More Button

Amendment agreed to.More Button

Amendment No. 66 is out of order.More Button

Amendment No. 66 not moved.More Button

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Amendment) Bill 2020: Second Stage [Private Members]

Before we begin, I ask Deputies who wish to speak to come forward and give their name to the Clerk. We have only 75 minutes in which to transact this business and it is very much a case of first c...More Button

Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Amendment) Bill 2020: Second Stage [Private Members] (Continued)

I call on the Minister of State, Deputy English, who is sharing time with Deputy Lawless.More Button

I call Deputy Cronin, who is sharing with Deputy Gould.More Button

Would the Minister of State like to make some brief remarks by way of a response?More Button

I thank the Minister of State for being here. Deputy O'Reilly must be pleased with the outbreak of agreement on this matter.More Button

Estimates for Public Services 2020: Message from Select Committee

The Select Committee on Agriculture and the Marine has completed its consideration of the following Supplementary Estimate for public services for the year ending 31 December 2020: Vote 30.More Button

  The Dáil adjourned at 7.47 p.m. until 2 p.m. on Tuesday, 8 December 2020.More Button