Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Parents' School Contributions.
I have been reasonable and generous and I allowed Deputy De Rossa to ask a very omnibus type of question that really consisted of about ten questions.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - School Oral Irish Test.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Curriculum Subjects.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Dublin Community College.
A final question, Deputy Fitzgerald.
Ceist 9. The Deputy cannot have an argument.
The Deputy is now making a statement.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Dublin Remedial Teacher.
That is not a question.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Navan School Transport.
The Deputy should ask a question.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Collinstown Park (Dublin) Community School.
The Deputy has asked the Minister a number of questions and he should allow him time to reply.
The question deals with one specific school.
That is a different matter altogether and I am calling the next question.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - National Lottery.
I am not going to have a general discussion on this.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Dublin Institute of Technology.
It is now 3.30 p.m. and we must move to questions nominated for priority.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Education Green Paper.
That is argument.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - New Regional Technical Colleges.
That is not a question. I am calling Question No. 26.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - School Psychology Services.
Will the Deputy please put a question? He is making speeches.
Private Notice Questions. - UK Swine Fever Outbreak.
That is another question. Deputy De Rossa and Deputy Ahern have been given permission to put a Private Notice Question to the Minister for Labour.
Private Notice Questions. - Agricultural Officers' Dispute.
A question please, Deputy.
That concludes Question Time.
Messages from Seanad.
Seanad Éireann has passed the Tenth Amendment of the Constitution Bill, 1986, without amendment.
Order of Business.
Are the arrangements for today's business agreed? Agreed.
I will communicate with the Deputy.
Combat Poverty Agency Bill, 1985 [Seanad]: Committee and Final Stages.
The Deputy is not addressing himself to section 4.
We are on Committee Stage.
As it is now 7 p.m. I must put the following question in accordance with an order of the House made today: “That the Bill, as amended, is hereby agreed to in committee and, as amended, is reported to ...
This Bill which is considered by virtue of Article 20.2.2º of the Constitution as a Bill initiated in the Dáil to be sent to the Seanad.
Private Members' Business. - Funding of Health Boards and Hospitals: Motion.
The Chair will not make any difficulty on this occasion but I have made it perfectly clear that, if this division of time is to be followed up, it will have to be done by an order of the House. Other...
The Chair does not want to interrupt but wishes to ensure that everyone gets a hearing. Unless the Chair gets a hearing for everyone he can get a hearing for nobody.
The Chair must have order. Deputy L'Estrange will have an opportunity of contributing later.
Deputy L'Estrange must cease interrupting.
If Deputy L'Estrange does not cease interrupting I will have to invoke Standing Orders.
The Deputy must not speak while he is sitting. That is not in order.
Deputy L'Estrange was brought into the House——
——by the noise in the House. (Interruptions.)
Private Members' Business. - White Paper on Treatment of Persons in Custody in Garda Stations: Motion.
Is it clear from the facts arising out of that inquiry that this is not sub judice? The Chair is not absolutely clear but I understand there may be certain High Court actions still pending.
I am not absolutely clear, but I think there may be High Court actions pending by members of the Garda arising out of disciplinary measures taken following the report of the Kerry babies case. If tha...
Deputy Skelly may not be aware that this debate must conclude at 11 p.m. and the Chair understands that the Minister would like, if possible, to get in some time.
That is only one clock.