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Doherty, Regina

Tuesday, 11 April 2017

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Order of Business (Continued)

To be helpful to the two Deputies, procedurally one cannot bring a motion for something that has not concluded yet. We are all aware the Oireachtas committee on water is still concluding its delib...More Button

More time was requested this morning for the report and it was also agreed that because the legislation will be before the Houses in the next month, ample time will be given to every single Member ...More Button

Yes.More Button

We were on a roll.More Button

A Cheann Comhairle. One cannot be disrespectful.More Button

But that is-----More Button

Before the Ceann Comhairle puts the question, I wish to comment in an attempt to be helpful. It is the Government's position to bring forward the motion if the committee concludes its deliberation...More Button

Therefore, the debate and statements will start at 6.05 p.m. If the Joint Committee on Future Funding of Domestic Water Services has concluded its deliberations at that stage or beforehand, I will...More Button

As I said beforehand, we will endeavour to have the motion this evening.More Button

Again, to answer the question, the intention of Government is to have the motion before the debate this evening.More Button

If that is not possible, we will revert to the Business Committee tomorrow.More Button

The objective is to bring the motion to the House this evening. If that happens then the Deputy's request will not need to be acceded to.More Button

Committee on the Future of Healthcare: Motion

I move:More Button

Business of Dáil

Following our conversation earlier with regard to the Order of Business, it is proposed, notwithstanding anything in Standing Orders or the Order of the Dáil today, that: (1) statements on water wi...More Button