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Gallagher, Pat the Cope, Gallagher, Pat the Cope

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Dáil Éireann Debate
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Leaders' Questions (Continued)

The Taoiseach should be allowed to speak without interruption.More Button

Order of Business (Continued)

There are three proposals to be put to the House. Is the proposal for dealing with Tuesday's business agreed to?More Button

We are not getting into a debate on the matter. We know what the Deputy is opposed to.More Button

The Deputy is opposing the proposal because the motions are not included for debate.More Button

We are getting into a debate. I am going to ask the Government-----More Button

The Deputy knows the rules. He is opposing the proposal.More Button

No.More Button

Does the Government want to respond?More Button

I am putting the question-----More Button

Does the Government wish to respond?More Button

Is the proposal for dealing with Wednesday's business agreed to? Agreed. Is the proposal for dealing with Thursday's business agreed to? Agreed.More Button

We have five minutes left for questions on promised legislation. I will take questions from the leaders. I should put it on the record that there have been indications from Deputies Danny Healy...More Button

I will take a final question on promised legislation from the leader of the Rural Independent Group.More Button

Okay, Deputy.More Button

The Deputy said this is a commitment in the programme for Government, but it might be a matter for promised legislation.More Button

I have given an assurance that the other Members I mentioned will have the first opportunity to speak tomorrow, after the leaders.More Button

Taxation Order: Motion

Is the motion agreed?More Button

In accordance with Standing Order 70(2), the division is postponed until the weekly division time on Thursday, 19 October 2017.More Button

In accordance with Standing Order 70(2), the division is postponed until the weekly division time on Thursday, 19 October 2017.More Button

Cabinet Committees (Continued)

I thank the Taoiseach. I have to move on.More Button

Now, we move to a bit of housekeeping. We ran over time because of the importance of the matter. I can be blamed. We have 20 minutes left. The next question is on Seanad reform and the followin...More Button

Child and Family Agency Funding (Continued)

We have very little time left. We move to Question No. 48, tabled by Deputy Niamh Smyth, which is grouped with Question No. 58, tabled by Deputy Anne Rabbitte. I will ask Deputy Niamh Smyth to in...More Button

Pension Provisions

The next topical issue is in the names of Deputies Broughan, Clare Daly and Jack Chambers. Each Deputy has one minute.More Button

I will give you a minute and a half each.More Button

Water Services Bill 2017: Second Stage (Resumed) (Continued)

Please, Deputy Cowen.More Button

Local Authority Boundaries Review: Motion [Private Members] (Continued)

We move now to the Fianna Fáil slot. There are 20 minutes. Deputy Shane Cassells will commence and then, I understand, there is an internal arrangement. In such circumstances, the relevant speak...More Button

Nine minutes remain in the slot.More Button

Just before I call Deputy Fitzmaurice, in an effort to unite the Corkonians, I would like to inform the House that the result is nil all.More Button

Is that agreed? Agreed.More Button

The Minister of State, without interruption.More Button

Do not be enticing the Deputy to break the rules. It is not becoming of you, Deputy Healy-Rae.More Button

In accordance with Standing Order 70(2), the division is postponed until the weekly division time on Thursday, 19 October 2017.More Button

  The Dáil adjourned at 10.10 p.m. until 10.30 a.m on Wednesday, 18 October 2017.More Button

Rural Social Scheme Data

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: the number of participants on the rural social scheme and community employment scheme in County Donegal on either a municipal area or employment exchange area basis, in tabular form; and if she wil...More Button