CEISTEANNA—QUESTIONS. ORAL ANSWERS. - ARTICLE X OF CONSTITUTION.

asked the Minister for Finance whether it is still his intention to introduce proposals for legislation to deal with the correct interpretation of Article X of the Treaty; and, if not, whether the Dáil will be given any opportunity of discussing the matter.

Yes. It is the intention to introduce legislation on this matter as soon as practicable.

Will the Minister say if the legislation will be retrospective?

I will make no statement on the legislation in advance of the introduction of the Bill.