Dardis, John

Thursday, 12 March 1998

Seanad Éireann Debate
Vol. 154 Nbr. 13


Death of Former Member: Expressions of Sympathy.

On behalf of the Progressive Democrats, I join in the vote of sympathy to the wife and daughter of the late Jack McQuillan.More Button

There is little for me to add to the eloquent words of Senators Manning and Norris. When Jack McQuillan was active in politics it must have taken enormous courage to stand out from the throng and...More Button

Order of Business.

As regards item 3, Adoption (No. 2) Bill, 1996, there is no intention to do anything other than to ensure everyone is satisfied with the Bill and that the parents of the adopted Paraguayan children...More Button

We should have a debate on newspapers and broadcasting and, possibly, the RTÉ annual report. It is evident from the Order of Business last week and from other weeks that, if one mentions <...More Button

There were criticisms last week of the lack of coverage of the House. While one would not wish to intrude into editorial decisions taken by newspapers or by RTÉ, it appears that, if we disc...More Button

It is a pity Senator Avril Doyle is not here.More Button