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Barrett, Seán

Tuesday, 15 May 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 765 Nbr. 3


Topical Issue Matters

I wish to advise the House of the following matters in respect of which notice has been given under Standing Order 27A and the name of the Member in each case: (1) Deputy Brendan Griffin — th...More Button

The matters raised by Deputies Martin Ferris; Anne Ferris; Paul J. Connaughton and Billy Kelleher; and Éamon Ó Cuív have been selected for discussion.More Button

Leaders’ Questions

I did not call you yet, so stay quiet for one moment, please. Thank you.More Button

Can we have your question please, Deputy?More Button

Deputy Boyd Barrett, it is your turn.More Button

(Interruptions).More Button

I would not. I would like a question.More Button

The Deputy is way over time. I ask him to co-operate with the Chair.More Button

Ceisteanna — Questions (Resumed) - Programmes for Government

Yes.More Button

Will the Deputy ask some questions, please?More Button

This is Question Time and I ask the Deputy to put questions.More Button

Can we have a supplementary question?More Button

The Deputy must ask a question, please.More Button

That is not the question with which we are dealing.More Button

Deputy, could you sit down?More Button

The Deputy will not be putting anything, because we have completed Question Time for today.More Button

I am sorry; the time is up. Everybody got a fair chance. We spent an hour on nine questions.More Button

I know, but we have run out of time. They all cover the same topic. They are questions on which we could stray into talking about all sorts of things.More Button

Deputy, resume your seat.More Button

Written Answers follow Adjournment.More Button

Order of Business

There are three proposals to be put to the House. Is the proposal for dealing with No. a12 agreed? Agreed. Is the proposal for dealing with Private Members’ business agreed? Agreed...More Button

Where is this leading?More Button

What Bill are we talking about?More Button

That should not be asked on the Order of Business. It is a matter for a parliamentary question.More Button

When is the Bill due?More Button

I ask Deputy Troy to resume his seat. When is the Bill due?More Button

That is a different issue altogether. When is this legislation promised?More Button

Comptroller and Auditor General (Amendment) Bill 2012: Second Stage (Resumed).

A division was challenged on Friday, 11 May 2012 on the question that the Comptroller and Auditor General (Amendment) Bill 2012 be read a Second Time. In accordance with Standing Order 117A(4), th...More Button

The Dáil divided: Tá, 36; Níl, 92.More Button

European Arrest Warrant (Application to Third Countries and Amendment) and Extradition (Amendment) Bill 2011: Second Stage

A slight difficulty arises here. The Order of Business says the Minister and spokespersons for the main parties may speak for 30 minutes. It does not allow for the sharing of time. I made this p...More Button

On this occasion, I will ask the permission of the House to allow the sharing of time but I ask that the Technical Group clarify this matter so that it can be built into the order. On Friday, I ha...More Button

The arrangement is that a spokesperson is speaking on behalf of his or her party or group, as distinct from speaking as a Member. That is why additional time is given to them. I simply wish this ...More Button

Is it agreed that Deputy Daly would share time with Deputy Mattie McGrath? Agreed.More Button