Senator Donie Cassidy:
That Seanad Éireann approves the exercise by the State of the option or discretion provided by Article 1.11 of the Treaty of Amsterdam to take part in the adoption of the following proposed measure:
a proposal for a Council Framework Decision on combatting certain forms and expressions of racism and xenophobia by means of criminal law,
a copy of which proposed measure was laid before Seanad Éireann on 7th January 2008.”
Question put and agreed to.