Mac Lochlainn, Pádraig, MacLochlainn, Pádraig

Tuesday, 2 May 2017

Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine Debate

General Scheme of the Greyhound Industry Bill 2017: Discussion (Resumed)

I thank the groups for their presentations. I will direct my first question to the council. It is clear from its presentation that it has reached the conclusion that there is no future for the gr...More Button

I have a similar question for the Greyhound Rescue Association of Ireland. Have I misrepresented or misinterpreted its point of view? Does it believe there is a space for greyhound racing if we...More Button

What if a range of protections and assurances were built into the legislation? We make laws in this building all of the time. We measure the success of every law by the way that it is enforced. ...More Button

Is Ms Yourell suggesting that we should amend the legislation or that there is no point as the sport is beyond saving?More Button

Everybody is concerned about the enforcement of legislation. When legislation is enacted one is always concerned about whether it will be enforced and implemented but that is a separate argument...More Button