Barry, Mick

Thursday, 9 November 2017

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Cannabis for Medicinal Use Regulation Bill 2016 Report: Motion [Private Members] (Continued)

I want to put on the record what I believe is happening in this debate. There was a recommendation from all parties on the Joint Committee on Health, bar Solidarity-PBP, to stop the progress of th...More Button

That is a fact.More Button

Sinn Féin has changed its position.More Button

I believe that those changes were made in the face of public opinion-----More Button

-----on this issue, which is in favour of change.

  I note the comments of the Fianna Fáil representative, in particular, asking Solidarity-PBP to accept that the Bill is deeply ...More Button

I would advise them not to place trust their in the majority of the parties on this issue. They have conducted U-turns in the face of pressure on this issue. People should keep the pressure up an...More Button

-----of tens of thousands of people in this country who need this change and who are suffering on a daily basis.More Button

Deputy Jonathan O'Brien does not like being called out on it.More Button

I am sure Deputy Curran is.More Button

Deputy Curran is the one who-----More Button

Deputy Curran should look at himself in the mirror.More Button

I will say it again.More Button

You are very sensitive, Jonathan. Very-----More Button

I did not say that. I said it was not deeply flawed.More Button