Wildlife Bill, 1975: First Stage.
Leave granted to introduce a Bill entitled an Act for the conservation of wildlife (including game) and for that purpose to protect certain wild creatures and flora, to enable a body to be known as the Wildlife Advisory Council to be established and to define its functions, to enable certain other bodies to be established to provide or administer certain services, to enable reserves and refuges for wildlife to be established and maintained, to enable dealing in and movement of wildlife to be regulated and controlled, to make certain provisions relating to land, inland waters and the territorial seas of the State, to amend certain enactments and to make other provisions connected with the foregoing. —(Senator Michael J. O'Higgins.)
Second Stage ordered for the first sitting day in April.