Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Road Work Lay-Offs.
I am calling Deputy Tully to put a final supplementary question.
I cannot help that. Deputy Tully.
I have called Deputy Tully to put a question.
I should like the Deputy to put a question.
There have been quite a few supplementaries on this question.
That is another question. I am calling Question No. 8.
I am not responsible for the replies. I have allowed quite a number of questions on this.
Question No. 8.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Donegal Sewerage Scheme.
That is very far from Donegal.
Question No. 8 refers to a specific area.
The Deputy is giving information. Will he put a specific question to the Minister of State?
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Naas Dual Carriageway New Traffic Lights.
Question No. 10 is for written reply.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - County Cork Flooding.
Put a question, Deputy, please.
A question, please.
A question, please, Deputy.
Deputy, a question, please.
This is a speech and we cannot allow it.
Would the Deputy please ask a question? This is a speech that the Deputy is making.
Deputy Creed. This is a final supplementary. I have allowed numerous supplementaries.
Question No. 15. I have allowed numerous supplementary questions.
The Chair will communicate with the Deputy.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Water And Sewerage Schemes.
Question No. 23 has gone for written reply.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Local Election Area Boundaries
A final supplementary from Deputy Quinn.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Galway Water Scheme.
A final supplementary.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Connemara Bridge Repair.
Question No. 31 has gone for written reply.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - County Tipperary Water Schemes.
Questions Nos. 33 and 34 have gone for written reply.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Window Installation Business.
I am advised that you are.
The only reason I raised this matter at all was that Question No. 36 was asked for as a written reply. It is included in the reply of the Minister. I cannot do anything about it so I will have to al...
I have no control over the manner in which the Minister answers the question.
I cannot do anything about it.
What has happened is that the Minister said he would reply to Questions Nos. 35, 36, 37, 38 and 39. Is that correct, Minister? One was asked for as a written reply, so I am allowing it to go ahead a...
Is the Minister answering Question No. 35 separately?
That does not arise. I cannot control the manner in which the Minister replies.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Waterford City Housing Loans.
We cannot argue the matter here. (Interruptions.)
The Ceann Comhairle is not responsible for the Minister's reply.
This debate is not in order.
A point of order, yes.
I cannot allow a discussion on this.
The Deputy is going into the substance of his question. He cannot do that.
I am sorry, Deputy.
That is not a point of order. The Deputy cannot dispute my ruling here. If he wants to see me about it afterwards, that is all right.
The Deputy is endeavouring to ask the question in another way.
The Deputy is making one great effort to do it.
My ruling cannot be discussed in this manner. It is disorderly to do it.
Provided it is a point of order, but my ruling cannot be questioned here.
We must move on to the Order of Business.
The Deputy may discuss it in my office. The remaining question will appear in tomorrow's Order Paper.
Order of Business.
That does not arise on the Order of Business.
It does not arise on the Order of Business and it is disorderly to continue on it.
Deputy Kelly, and just a question, please.
This is turning into a debate.
This is turning into a debate.
I am calling item No. 1.
Supplementary Estimates, 1980: Leave to introduce.
That is not a question. There has been agreement on this matter.
Is it a point of order?
Of course it is in order. I am calling item No. 11.
This is the normal way of dealing with these matters.
Gas (Amendment) Bill, 1980: Second and Subsequent Stages.
The Minister without interruptions, please.
Supplementary Estimates, 1980. - Vote 41:Labour.
I should like the Deputy to confine himself to the items referred to in the Supplementary Estimate.
The Deputy will appreciate that if I were to allow him to cover the whole labour spectrum we would be very much out of order. Therefore, I will ask him to refer only to what is contained in the Suppl...
I am afraid the Deputy is going somewhat outside the confines of the debate.
It is disorderly, Deputy, whether brief or otherwise.
I do not like to interrupt the Deputy but would he please keep to the items in the Supplementary Estimate?
Adjournment Debate. - County Dublin Housing.
The Deputy will appreciate that these are very long quotations.
The Minister of State should be allowed to continue without interruption.