The Joint Committee met at 02:00 p.m.
MEMBERS PRESENT:

Deputy Maureen O'Sullivan

Senator Frances Black

Deputy Brendan Smith

Senator Mark Daly

Senator Frank Feighan

Senator Denis Landy

Senator Niall Ó Donnghaile.

In attendance: Deputies Seán Crowe, Éamon Ó Cuív and Thomas Pringle, Mickey Brady, MP, and Pat Doherty, MP.
DEPUTY KATHLEEN FUNCHION IN THE CHAIR.