Oil Pollution of the Sea (Civil Liability and Compensation) Bill, 1987. [Seanad]: Committee Stage (Resumed).
Is the amendment withdrawn?
I am sure that that relationship between yourself and the Minister will bear fruit. Amendment, by leave, withdrawn.
Amendment No. 12 has already been discussed with amendment No. 1.
Amendments Nos. 13, 14 and 15 in Deputy Doyle's name have already been discussed.
Oil Pollution of the Sea (Civil Liability and Compensation) Bill, 1987 [Seanad]: Committee Stage (Resumed).
Amendment No. 16 in the name of Deputy Avril Doyle. The more pertinent amendment is that which has been circulated on a single sheet. I understand this is a revised amendment.
There is no difficulty.
Amendments Nos. 36 and 37 are related to amendment No. 17 and are alternative. Accordingly, it is proposed to discuss amendments Nos. 17, 36 and 37 together.
The next amendment is No. 18 and as No. 19 is related we will discuss the two amendments together.
We now move to amendment No. 20 in the name of the Minister. Amendment No. 22 is related and the two amendments may be discussed together.
We should move along in the safest way possible by dealing with the amendment before us, No. 20. Is that amendment accepted by the House? Amendment agreed to.
As a result of the House accepting amendment No. 20 amendments Nos. 21 and 22 may not be moved. Amendments Nos. 21 and 22 not moved.
Amendment No. 23 has already been discussed.
Amendments Nos. 23, 24 and 25 which have been discussed are not being moved. Amendments Nos. 23 to 25, inclusive, not moved.
Amendment No. 34 has already been discussed.
Amendment No. 37 in the name of Deputy Avril Doyle may not be moved.
When is it proposed to take Report Stage?
Customs and Excise (Miscellaneous Provisions) (No. 2) Bill, 1987 [ Seanad ]: Committee Stage (Resumed).
Deputy McCartan is making many interesting points but I am not sure they are all entirely relevant to his amendment or to Committee Stage. On Committee Stage the Deputy is required to indicate with w...
I have not yet heard the Deputy refer to the body in question.
Does the House agree to that?
It is agreed.
Private Members' Business. - Irish Life Assurance Company Privatisation: Motion (Resumed).
Is that agreed? Agreed.
Deputy Desmond has five minutes left.
I might advise Deputy Desmond that he is eating into his magnanimity. There are only three minutes left now.
Will the Deputy now formally move his amendment?
I am now calling on the Minister of State at the Department of Industry and Commerce, Deputy Brennan. I would like to indicate to him that because of the co-operation of Deputy Enright he has got unt...
The Minister of State is on borrowed time.
The Chair wishes to acknowledge the co-operation of Deputy Enright, Deputy Desmond and the Minister in respect of giving others who, under Standing Orders, might not have had an opportunity of contrib...