Electricity Regulation Bill, 1998: Second Stage.

On No. 28, Electricity Regulation Bill, 1998, a division was challenged on 11 March 1999 on the question "That the Bill be now read a Second Time". In accordance with an order of the Dáil of the day, the division was to be taken immediately after the Order of Business yesterday. As this is the first opportunity to do so after the adjournment of the Dáil yesterday, the division will now be taken.

Question put.

Ahern, Dermot.Ahern, Michael.Ahern, Noel.Ardagh, Seán.Aylward, Liam.Blaney, Harry.Brady, Johnny.Brady, Martin.Brennan, Matt.Brennan, Séamus.Briscoe, Ben.Browne, John (Wexford).Byrne, Hugh.Callely, Ivor.Carey, Pat.Collins, Michael.Cooper-Flynn, Beverley.Coughlan, Mary.Cowen, Brian.Daly, Brendan.Davern, Noel.Dempsey, Noel.Dennehy, John.Doherty, Seán.Ellis, John.Fahey, Frank.Fleming, Seán.Flood, Chris.Foley, Denis.Fox, Mildred.Gildea, Thomas.Hanafin, Mary.Harney, Mary.Haughey, Seán.Healy-Rae, Jackie.

Jacob, Joe.Keaveney, Cecilia.Kelleher, Billy.Kenneally, Brendan.Killeen, Tony.Kirk, Séamus.Kitt, Tom.Lawlor, Liam.Lenihan, Brian.Lenihan, Conor.McDaid, James.McGennis, Marian.McGuinness, John.Martin, Micheál.Moffatt, Thomas.Molloy, Robert.Moloney, John.Moynihan, Donal.Moynihan, Michael.Ó Cuív, Éamon.O'Donoghue, John.O'Flynn, Noel.O'Hanlon, Rory.O'Keeffe, Batt.O'Keeffe, Ned.Power, Seán.Roche, Dick.Ryan, Eoin.Smith, Brendan.Smith, Michael.Treacy, Noel.Wade, Eddie.Wallace, Dan.Wallace, Mary.Woods, Michael. Wright, G. V.

Níl

Bell, Michael.Broughan, Thomas.De Rossa, Proinsias.Ferris, Michael.Gilmore, Éamon.Gormley, John.Higgins, Joe.Higgins, Michael.McDowell, Derek.

McManus, Liz.Moynihan-Cronin, Breeda.O'Shea, Brian.O'Sullivan, Jan.Quinn, Ruairí.Rabbitte, Pat.Ryan, Seán.Sargent, Trevor.Stagg, Emmet.Wall, Jack.

Tellers: Tá, Deputies S.Brennan and Power; Níl, Deputies Ferris and Stagg.
Question declared carried.