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Barrett, Seán

Tuesday, 3 December 2013

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Business of Dáil

Before proceeding to Question Time, I invite the Minister of State at the Department of the Taoiseach, Deputy Paul Kehoe, to move a motion.More Button

Leaders' Questions (Continued)

Can we have a question, please?More Button

Put a question, please.More Button

Deputy Martin should stop shouting down the speaker.More Button

Deputy Adams should be allowed to contribute without interruption.More Button

Could the Deputy ask a question please? He is over time.More Button

The Deputy is well over time.More Button

The Deputy should put his question please. He is way over time.More Button

I ask the Deputy to put his question.More Button

Deputy Healy has had his say. I ask the Tánaiste to speak through the Chair.More Button

We have exceeded the time allowed.More Button

Order of Business

There are four proposals to be put to the House. Is the proposal for dealing with Private Members' business agreed to? Agreed. Is the proposal for dealing with No. 9 agreed to? Agreed. Is the ...More Button

Order of Business (Continued)

I now call Deputy Adams.More Button

Allow Deputy Adams, please.More Button

Would the Deputies mind-----More Button

Would the Deputies mind if I chaired the session?More Button

If the Deputies do not mind, I would like to continue chairing this session. I ask the Deputies to stay quiet, please. I have called Deputy Adams.More Button

That applies to Deputy Martin. He has had a fair run, at eight minutes.More Button

Deputy Martin has had eight minutes, which is more than adequate.More Button

To what is the Deputy referring?More Button

We do not deal with such matters on the Order of Business.More Button

I would suggest a parliamentary question be tabled on this matter.More Button

We will not have speeches, just ask the question, please.More Button

Sorry, Deputy Adams, but this is totally out of order. If I let Deputy Adams in again on this, I will be plagued by everybody else. The rules must be applied equally. The Deputy got his answer. ...More Button

Is the Deputy referring here to promised legislation?More Button

Deputy Healy-Rae has the same list as most other Deputies. I suggest he reads it.More Button

I think the Tánaiste answered that question earlier.More Button

What is the Deputy's second question?More Button

Good Samaritan legislation?More Button

Perhaps Deputy Healy-Rae will translate it for us.More Button

We will have to check that out for the Deputy.More Button

I do not really, to be honest.More Button

Is the Deputy referring to a Private Member's Bill?More Button

I ask the Tánaiste to do the best he can.More Button

Thank you Deputy. We cannot have speeches now. The Deputy is asking about the homeless Bill.More Button

Thank you Deputy Butler.More Button

To what Bill is the Deputy referring?More Button

Deputy, we cannot have a speech on this. You know that yourself, having sat in this Chair for long enough.More Button

The Finance Bill will be discussed tomorrow. I have to apply the rules fairly and equally. That question is not in order.More Button

Where are we going here?More Button

We do not wonder on the Order of Business. We ask questions.More Button

I know that, but we have dealt with the matter.More Button

Please, Deputy; I need your co-operation.More Button

There are other ways of raising this issue. Not on the Order of Business.More Button

Will those who wish to have a chat go out to the lobby? I call Deputy Feighan.More Button

Is the Deputy seeking a debate?More Button

What is the Deputy looking for?More Button

Will the Deputy ask his party’s Whip to raise it at a Whips' meeting? This is the Order of Business.More Button

Thank you, Deputy. I call Deputy Boyd Barrett.More Button

Deputy, this matter will be dealt with on Topical Issues after the Order of Business.More Button

Homelessness Strategy (Continued)

Stop shouting. Take it easy please.More Button

Will the Deputy please behave himself.More Button