Business of Seanad.
I have received notice from the Senator Ivana Bacik that, on the motion for the Adjournment of the House today, she proposes to raise the following matter: The need for the Minister for Education and ...
Order of Business.
The Senator has made his point.
That matter is not relevant to the business of the House.
The Senator seeks a debate on this issue.
Senator O’Toole has proposed an amendment to the Order of Business: “That a debate on the issue of the profession of politics be taken before No. 1.” Is the amendment being pressed?
Fines Bill 2009: Committee Stage.
That was agreed to on the Order of Business. We are taking Committee Stage first, after which the House will make the decision. The question will be put as to when the next Stage will be taken. It ...
We are taking Committee Stage first.
Amendments Nos. 2 and 8 are related and may be discussed together.
Amendments Nos. 4 and 26 to 28, inclusive, are related and may be discussed together by agreement.
Amendment No. 5 is a Government amendment that has also been tabled by the Labour Senators. Amendments Nos. 5, 10, 14, 18, and 22 are cognate and may be discussed together by agreement.
Amendments Nos. 6, 11, 15, 19 and 23 are cognate and may be discussed together by agreement.
Amendments Nos. 7, 9, 12, 13, 16, 17, 20, 21, 24 and 25 are cognate and may be discussed together by agreement.
Please, Senator Regan wishes to contribute on the Bill.
Amendments Nos. 33 and 34 are related and may be discussed together by agreement. Is that agreed? Agreed.
Smarter Travel Initiative: Motion.
I must announce that a Member voted inadvertently in the wrong location, but it does not alter the vote. When is it proposed to sit again?