Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Ballyfermot Upper Sub-Post Office.
Will Deputy McQuillan please sit down?
If a Deputy says a certain matter is not in accordance with the facts, the practice has been that the Deputy making the charge withdraws it. Is Deputy McQuillan withdrawing the statement?
The Deputy is merely aggravating the offence.
Is the Deputy accepting the Minister's word on the matter?
I am asking a direct question.
Then I have to ask the Deputy to leave the House.
It is the practice in this House that when a Deputy denies a charge, the Deputy making the charge accepts the denial and withdraws. Is Deputy McQuillan prepared to do that? I shall give the Deputy an...
I must inform the Deputy again that he must either withdraw the charge or leave the House.
Then I shall have to name Deputy McQuillan.
Order of Business.
I shall communicate with the Deputy.
Committee on Finance. - Vote 50—Industry and Commerce (Resumed).
Is the Minister responsible for this?
That is a different matter altogether. Only matters for which the Minister is responsible may be discussed.
It is scarcely relevant to the Vote.
Adjournment Debate. - British Navy Trainees' Proposed Visit to Bantry.
Notice was given by Deputy T.F. O'Higgins of his wish to raise the subject matter of Question No. 5 on the Order Paper for 12th June.
Is the Deputy conscious of the time?