Committee on Finance. - Presidential Establishment Bill—Money Resolution.

I move:—

That it is expedient to authorise such charges on and payments out of the Central Fund or the growing produce thereof and such payments out of moneys provided by the Oireachtas as are necessary to give effect to any Act of the present session to provide the emoluments and allowances to be received by the President under Article 12 of the Constitution, to make provision for the granting of pensions to persons who have held the office of President and to widows of such persons; to create, as from the coming into operation of the Constitution, the post of Secretary to the President, and to make provision for other matters connected with the establishment of the President and the Office of Secretary to the President.

Question agreed to.

Resolution reported and agreed to.