Business of Dáil

I understand the Minister of State, Deputy Regina Doherty, has a business proposal to put to the House.

It is proposed that today's sitting be extended by a further hour, with additional business to be transacted as follows: No. 1, items 16a and 16b, motion re the third report of the Standing Committee of Selection and appointment of Chairs, and motion re the appointment of ordinary members of the Houses of the Oireachtas Commission, to be taken without debate immediately after the Revised Estimates; No. 2, item 16c, motion re Ibrahim Halawa, be taken immediately following the voting time and to conclude after one hour, and the following arrangement will apply: a Minister or Minister of State and the main spokespersons for the parties or Technical Groups will have five minutes each, all other Members will have five minutes, there will be a five-minute response from the Minister or Minister of State, and all Members may share time; and, immediately thereafter, No. 3, Misuse of Drugs (Amendment) Bill 2016 [Seanad] - Second Stage (Resumed), which will adjourn, if not previously concluded, at 6.30 p.m., to be followed by Question Time.

Is the proposal agreed? Agreed.