The Joint Committee met at 01:00 p.m.
MEMBERS PRESENT:

Deputy Richard Boyd Barrett

Senator Thomas Byrne

Deputy Pearse Doherty

Senator Michael D'Arcy,+

Deputy Michael McGrath

Senator Tom Sheahan.

Deputy Dara Murphy

Deputy Aodhán Ó Ríordáin

Deputy Liam Twomey

+ In the absence of Senator Tom Sheahan, for part of meeting.
In attendance: Deputy Stephen Donnelly.
The joint sub-committee met in private session until 1.03 p.m.