Cassidy, Donie

Thursday, 4 October 2007

Seanad Eireann Debate
Vol. 187 No. 5

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The Order of Business is No. 1, the Coroners Bill 2007 — Order for Second Stage and Second Stage. A Seanad party spokesperson may speak for 15 minutes while other Senators may speak for eight minutes...More Button

Does Senator Hannigan want to come over to this side of the House?More Button

You have gone over time, a Chathaoirligh.More Button

It is proposed to take statements on Shannon Airport next Wednesday following the Order of Business. I wish to be associated with the expressions of sympathy to the family of Tony Ryan and I pass on o...More Button

Senator O’Toole called for a debate on the constituencies review. This presents a serious challenge to us, as parliamentarians, in regard to where we are going. Practically half of our Dáil constitu...More Button

I have no difficulty allocating time for this urgent topic. The three Donegal Senators called for an urgent debate on the employment challenges facing the county yesterday in the House to which I resp...More Button

Senator Keaveney called for Ministers to be on a rota. Perhaps all good ideas such as this could be put to the Committee on Procedure and Privileges under the chairmanship of the Cathaoirleach. That...More Button

I would like to think that in looking forward to 2016, the 100th anniversary, we should plan for additional facilities with the OPW. This should not be just an aspiration. It could become a reality....More Button

——with other leaders.More Button

I should not mention a Member when he is not present. I have no difficulty allocating time to facilitate a lengthy debate, as long as Members require, on Seanad reform. The business for today has be...More Button

Who will contribute at that time?More Button

Senator Cummins called for a debate on suicide and Reach Out. I have no difficulty in allocating time for this. Senator Callely called for a debate on the economy with the Minister for Finance presen...More Button

My apologies, I had this noted at the bottom of the page.More Button

I have no difficulty in allocating time for the very worthwhile request made by Senators Leyden and Regan. We will try to organise that within the next three weeks because time is of the essence.More Button

Amendment put.
No IndicatorVoted No More Button


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