Prohibition of Forcible Entry and Occupation Bill, 1970: First Stage.

Leave granted to introduce a Bill entitled an Act to prohibit forcible entry and occupation of property and to provide for related matters.
—(Minister for Justice)

Can the Minister indicate when it is proposed to take action to deal with what would appear to be a more urgent social problem, that is the problem of flick-knives?

The question of flick-knives is dealt with fully in the Criminal Justice Bill.

Second Stage ordered for Wednesday, 8th July, 1970.