Business of Seanad.
I have notice from Senator Denis Cregan that, on the Motion for the Adjournment of the House today, he proposes to raise the following matter: The bringing into operation of the Cork Free Port regulat...
Order of Business.
You have raised the matter Senator McCormack, and the Leader of the House will reply.
Senator McCormack, you have raised the question and we will wait for the reply.
Senator Reynolds, you may not make a speech.
Senator Reynolds, there is nothing about it here. I am trying to clear what we are taking today.
Before I reply Senator Hogan, withdraw that last remark.
I am telling you. I do not discuss what I am going to take or not take with the leader of any party.
To clear matters for the new Senator who yet has things to learn, as he said — he is actually a Senator who learns very fast — it is interesting that you are so concerned about your Motion on the Adjo...
I do not pluck motions out of the air. Whatever motions are taken I have the right to take them. I have been fair to everybody. You should look at the motions I have scrapped. Since you asked the q...
Senator Ross, you have made your point and we have not decided to take the debate.
So sit down then.
Sit down Senator. You have already spoken.
Senator Lanigan to reply and conclude.
We do not have time for a second debate. When the Leader of the House replies we conclude, but I will allow Senator Manning.
You are out of order.
Senator Norris, would you tell me what you are doing?
The question is that Item No. 17 be added.
So now we have an amendment to the Order of Business and that is that Item No. 17 be taken before Item No. 1. Is the amendment seconded?
Insurance Bill, 1987: Committee Stage (Resumed).
Amendment No. 27 is an alternative to amendment No. 26 and amendments Nos. 28 and 29 are related. Amendments Nos. 26, 27, 28 and 29 are related and may be discussed together.
Yes, we are discussing Nos. 26, 27, 28 and 29.
I have to protect the Chair. There is a long-standing rule here that a particular company should not be named. It has not been named but just in a case somebody might name it before I have made a r...
I did not think you would.
Amendments Nos. 42 and 43 are related and may be discussed together. Government amendment No. 42: In page 13, line 45, delete “£500” and substitute “£1,000”.
Amendments Nos. 44 to 49, inclusive, are related and may be discussed together. Government amendment No.44: In page 16, line 17, to delete “the State,” and substitute “the State, in respect of risks s...
Food Aid to Ethiopia: Motion (Resumed).
There is a division in the other House and I am quite sure the Minister will wish to attend. Will the Leader of the House indicate if we will have a sos?