Sittings and Business of Dáil: Motion.

I move:

22d. “That, notwithstanding anything in Standing Orders:

(1) the Dáil on its rising today shall adjourn until 2.30 p.m. on Wednesday, 4th September, 2002;

(2) the Dáil on its rising on Wednesday, 4th September, 2002, shall adjourn until 10.30 a.m. on Thursday, 5th September, 2002;

(3) the Dáil on its rising on Thursday, 5th September, 2002, shall adjourn until 2.30 p.m. on Tuesday, 10th September, 2002;

(4) the Dáil on its rising on Tuesday, 10th September, 2002, shall adjourn until 10.30 a.m. on Wednesday, 11th September, 2002;

(5) unless the Dáil shall otherwise order, the following arrangements shall apply in relation to the sittings of the Dáil on 4th, 5th, 10th and 11th September, 2002;

(i) there shall be no Order of Business within the meaning of Standing Order 26(3);

(ii) oral and written questions shall not be taken;

(iii) Private Members' business shall not be taken;

(iv) matters may not be raised under the provisions of Standing Orders 21(3) or 31;

(v) the business to be transacted shall be in accordance with the following timetable:

Date

Proceedings

Toadjournnot laterthan

Wednesday,4th September

Order for Second Stage and Second Stage of the Twenty-sixth Amendment of the Constitution Bill, 2002

8.30 p.m.

Thursday,5th September

Second Stage resumed of the Twenty-sixth Amendment of the Constitution Bill, 2002

4.30 p.m.

Tuesday,10th September

Second Stage resumed, if not previously concluded, and Committee, Report and Final Stages of the Twenty-sixth Amendment of the Constitution Bill, 2002

7.30 p.m.

Wednesday, 11th September

Committee, Report and Final Stages of the Twenty-sixth Amendment of the Constitution Bill, 2002

7.30 p.m.

(6) the Dáil on its rising on Wednesday, 11th September, 2002, shall adjourn until 2.30 p.m. on Wednesday, 9th October, 2002."

Question put and agreed to.