O'Donovan, Denis, O'Donovan, Denis

Wednesday, 21 October 2015

Seanad Éireann Debate
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Business of Seanad

I have received notice from Senator Thomas Byrne that, on the motion for the Commencement of the House today, he proposes to raise the following matter:More Button

Disabled Drivers Grant Eligibility

Is the Senator satisfied?More Button

Local Authority Housing Provision

Senator Mary Moran should be very brief. She had eight minutes.More Button

I know, but the order provided for five minutes and the limit is eight minutes. We are now in the tenth minute.More Button

We will not resolve the matter here.More Button

Senator Mary Moran has made her case and the Minister of State has responded. I do not think we can do anything further today. It is a very sad case. Perhaps the Senator might talk to the county...More Button

I thank the Senator.More Button

School Staffing

I am sure the Minister of State will convey the Senator's disillusionment with the reply.More Button

Order of Business

Will Senator David Cullinane, please, allow Senator Paul Coghlan to continue? He did not interrupt the Senator.More Button

Climate Action and Low Carbon Development Bill 2015: Committee Stage

We are on amendment No. 2 in the name of Senator Diarmuid Wilson to section 3.More Button

That is what I said.More Button

I put no question. Some Senators have said they cannot hear because of the noise in the Chamber. Will those Senators who have no business in the House and who want to chat please remove themselve...More Button

Does Senator Denis Landy wish to speak to the amendment?More Button

The Minister of State may do so, if she so wishes.More Button

Amendment No. 13 is in the name of Senator Sean D. Barrett. Does he wish to move it?More Button

Amendments Nos. 14 and 15 are related and may be discussed together.More Button

Is that agreed? Agreed.More Button

  Section 8 agreed to.More Button

Amendments Nos. 19, 21 and 22 form a composite proposal and may be discussed together, by agreement. Is that agreed? Agreed.More Button