Prelude

The Joint Committee met at 4.05 p.m.
MEMBERS PRESENT:

Deputy P. Carey,

Senator P. Coghlan,*

Deputy T. Dempsey,

Senator M. Kitt,

Deputy B. Durkan,

Senator T. Leyden.*

Deputy M. Higgins,

Deputy M. Mulcahy,

* In the absence of Senators P. Bradford and M. O'Rourke, respectively.
DEPUTY M. WOODS IN THE CHAIR.