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Gallagher, Pat the Cope, Gallagher, Pat the Cope

Thursday, 10 May 2018

Dáil Éireann Debate
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Visit of Saudi Arabian Delegation

On my own behalf and on behalf of the Members, I offer a céad míle fáilte, a most sincere welcome, to a parliamentary delegation from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, led by Dr. Ahmed Al-Issa, the Mini...More Button

Business of Dáil

I have to bring to the attention of the House that we are 20 minutes late starting. I understand it is no reflection on the Minister, but we were due to start at 1.55 p.m. I also apologise to tho...More Button

It is well accepted.More Button

Topical Issue Matters

I wish to advise the House of the following matters in respect of which notice has been given under Standing Order 29A and the name of the Member in each case: (1) Deputy Michael Harty - to discuss...More Button

The matters raised by Deputies Thomas P. Broughan, Martin Ferris, Charlie McConalogue and Niamh Smyth have been selected for discussion.More Button

Tagging of sheep.More Button

It is a matter for the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine and not the Department of Justice and Equality.More Button

Criminal Justice (Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing) (Amendment) Bill 2018: Second Stage (Continued)

If I tell the Deputy to stick to the principle of the Bill, he will tell me that he is in order all the time. He seems to be the only one who is always in order while everybody else is out of step...More Button

Deputy McGrath can appreciate it, but I think he should accept it as well.More Button

Garda Strength

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the Garda numbers within the Donegal division; the increase in those numbers in each year since 2014; if further provision has been made for the remainder of 2018 for increasing Garda numbers parti...More Button