Protection of Children (Hague Convention) Bill, 1998: Order for Second Stage.

Bill entitled an Act to give the force of law to the Convention on jurisdiction, applicable law, recognition, enforcement and co-operation in respect of parental responsibility and measures for the protection of children, signed at the Hague on the 19th day of October, 1996, to amend sections 14 and 30 of the Child Abduction and Enforcement of Custody Orders Act, 1991, and to provide for consequential and related matters.

I move: "That Second Stage be taken today."

Question put and agreed to.