Prelude

The Joint Committee met at 10 a.m.
Members Present:

Deputy B. Andrews,

Deputy N. O’Keeffe,*

Deputy S. Crowe,

Deputy J. O’Sullivan,

Deputy J. Ellis,*

Deputy D. Stanton,

Deputy O. Enright,

Senator U. Burke,

Deputy P. Gogarty,

Senator L. Fitzgerald,

Deputy M. Hoctor,

Senator C. Glynn,†

Deputy C. Keaveney,†

Senator J. Minihan,

Deputy B. Kelleher,†

Senator J. Phelan,†

Deputy M. Mulcahy,

Senator J. Tuffy.

*In the absence of Deputies McEllistrim and Curran, respectively.
†In the absence of Deputies Hoctor and Mulcahy and Senators Fitzgerald and Burke, respectively, for part of meeting.
DEPUTY T. KILLEEN in the chair.