Prelude

The Joint Committee met at 11.30 a.m.
MEMBERS PRESENT:

Deputy P. Carey,

Senator P. Coghlan,*

Deputy N. Davern,

Senator T. Leyden,*

Deputy T. Dempsey,

Senator P. Mooney,

Deputy B. Durkan,

Senator D. Norris,

Deputy M. Higgins,

Senator K. Phelan.*

Deputy M. Mulcahy,

*In the absence of Senators P. Bradford, M. O'Rourke and M. Kitt, respectively.
Also in attendance: Senator M. White.
DEPUTY M. WOODS IN THE CHAIR.