PUBLIC BUSINESS. - ELECTORAL (AMENDMENT) (No. 2) BILL, 1927—FIRST STAGE.

I move for permission to introduce a Bill entitled

"An Act to require candidates for election to Dáil Eireann or Seanad Eireann to make before nomination a declaration on oath of intention to take their seats therein and to take the oath required by Article 17 of the Constitution to be taken by members of the Oireachtas and to prescribe a time within which members of the Oireachtas shall take the said oath after election and to make provision for the failure of a member of the Oireachtas so to take such oath."

Leave granted.
Bill read a First Time.
Second Stage ordered for Tuesday, July 26th.