The Taoiseach was also in government at that time.
The Taoiseach was my Cabinet colleague and Deputy Bertie Ahern was Minister for Finance.
Yes, let us talk about now.
Will the Taoiseach give us a commitment?
Order of Business
Question put: “That the proposal for dealing with No. 2 be agreed to.”
Allocation of Time: Motion
Are the arrangements as outlined acceptable?
A brief comment is allowable.
We cannot have further debate. I must put the question.
Other Questions - Naval Service
Since the answer is identical to the preceding one, we will proceed to supplementary questions. Is that agreed? Agreed.
Some of those questions extend the range of the original question, as well as the range of our marine capacity.
Other Questions - Defence Forces Strength
That broadens the scope of the question somewhat.
Other Questions - Defence Forces Equipment
I am sure the Minister meant to mention the Dunbrody also.
Other Questions - Overseas Missions
The first part of the Deputy’s query is well beyond the scope of these questions.
Message from Seanad
Seanad Éireann has passed the Central Bank Reform Bill 2010, without amendment.
Adjournment Debate Matters
I wish to advise the House of the following matters in respect of which notice has been given under Standing Order 21 and the name of the Member in each case: (1) Deputy Seán Barrett — to discuss the ...
Health (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill 2010 [Seanad]: Second Stage
There is a tradition of making available the speech but no requirement as such. I am sure it will arrive. The Minister should proceed in the interim.
I have asked that the Minister’s office be requested to at least circulate copies to spokespersons and the Chair. They have not arrived yet.
Two copies were available.
Question put: “That the words proposed to be deleted stand part of the main question.”
Health (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill 2010 [Seanad]: Committee and Remaining Stages
Economic Issues: Motion (Resumed)
Road Traffic Bill 2009: From the Seanad
Amendments Nos. 3 to 5, inclusive, 7, 8, 10, 20 to 23, inclusive, 28 to 31, inclusive, 33, 36 to 38, inclusive, 42 to 44, inclusive, 48 to 51, inclusive, 53, 54, 56 to 63, inclusive, and 65 to 70, inc...
If Members wish, it is possible to desegregate them.
We will deal with all these amendments in a collective way but it will not be possible to debate each amendment. However, I will give a little bit of flexibility if Members indicate to me on which am...
Deputy Coveney, would you like to hear the Minister’s comment first?
Seanad amendments Nos. 9 and 11 are related and may be discussed together.
Seanad amendments Nos. 12, 13, 15, 17 to 19, inclusive, and 24 to 26, inclusive, are related and may be discussed together.
Seanad amendments Nos. 14, 16, 27, 45 to 47, inclusive, 52 and 55 are related and may be discussed together.
Seanad amendments Nos. 34, 40 and 41 are related and may be discussed together. Seanad amendment No. 34: Section 29: In page 28, subsection (3), lines 41 to 44 and in page 29, lines 1 to 14, to del...
Seanad amendments Nos. 35 and 39 are related and may be taken together. Seanad amendment No. 35: Section 29: In page 29, subsection (6), lines 29 to 31, to delete all words from and including “and” in...
Agreement to Seanad amendments is hereby reported to the House. A message will be sent to Seanad Éireann acquainting it accordingly.
Cystic Fibrosis Services: Statements
Deputy Reilly without interruption.