Social Welfare (Consolidation) Bill 2005: First Stage.

I move:

That leave be granted to introduce a Bill entitled an Act to consolidate the Social Welfare Acts.

Certificate of the Attorney General

In pursuance of Standing Order 137 of the Standing Orders of Dáil Éireann relative to public business, I, Rory Brady, Attorney General, hereby certify that the Social Welfare Consolidation Bill 2005 is a Bill to consolidate enactments relating to social welfare.

Date 16th day of June, 2005.

RORY BRADY,

Attorney General.

Question put and agreed to.