Army Pensions Bill, 1973: First Stage.
It is extraordinary how Ministers appeal for matters that have already been done when they want things done expeditiously. This Bill was circulated privately to some people only this morning. It has...
There are Deputies in the House who did not have access to the Bill other than those who saw copies of it. They are also entitled to their point of view.
Yes, and the Minister expects them to take it tomorrow. He will admit that it is not uncomplicated.
I am not making an issue of it but we want a chance to look at it properly and in time.
I think next week would be time enough.
What else will be taken on Thursday morning? Will the Electoral Bill be taken that morning.
Will it start on Thursday morning?
There would not be much room for amendments of the Military Pensions Bill then on Thursday morning.