Sittings and Business of Dáil: Motion

I move:

That, notwithstanding anything in Standing Orders, or in the Resolution of the Dáil of 28th February, 2019, and unless the Dáil shall otherwise order, the following arrangements shall apply in relation to the sittings of the Dáil on 5th, 6th and 7th March, 2019:

(a) on Tuesday, the Dáil shall sit later than 10 p.m., and shall adjourn on the conclusion of proceedings on Part 4 of the Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union (Consequential Provisions) Bill 2019, or at 11 p.m., whichever is the later;

(b) on Wednesday, the Dáil shall sit later than 10.15 p.m., and shall adjourn on the conclusion of proceedings on Part 10 of the Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union (Consequential Provisions) Bill 2019, or at 11.30 p.m., whichever is the later; and

(c) the proceedings on Committee Stage of the Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union (Consequential Provisions) Bill 2019 shall be brought to a conclusion within the times indicated in the timetable below, provided that if a Part concludes earlier than indicated, the next Part may commence at an earlier time, or on an earlier day:

Date:

Proceedings:

To conclude within:

(i)

Tuesday, 5th March

Part 1 (sections 1 to 3)

1 hour

Part 2 (section 4)

2 hours

Part 3 (sections 5 to 7)

90 minutes

Part 4 (section 8)

1 hour

(ii)

Wednesday, 6th March

Part 5 (sections 9 to 14)

1 hour

Part 6 (sections 15 to 60)

5 hours

Part 7 (sections 61 to 64)

1 hour

Part 8 (sections 65 to 67)

1 hour

Part 9 (sections 68 to 70)

1 hour

Part 10 (sections 71 to 75)

1 hour

(iii)

Thursday, 7th March

Part 11 (sections 76 to 78)

1 hour

Part 12 (sections 79 to 83)

1 hour

Part 13 (sections 84 to 87)

90 minutes

Part 14 (sections 88 to 90)

90 minutes

Part 15 (section 91) and the Title

2.5 hours

and where proceedings have not been concluded within the stated time, they shall be brought to a conclusion by one Question, which shall, in relation to amendments, include only those set down or accepted by the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, or a Minister of State nominated as substitute on his behalf, and the Question shall dispose of all amendments addressed to the Part of the Bill to which they refer.”.

Question put and agreed to.