Social Welfare Consolidation Bill 2005: Motion.

I move:

That, notwithstanding anything in Standing Orders—

(a) the Social Welfare Consolidation Bill 2005 be referred to the Standing Joint Committee on Consolidation Bills;

(b) the first meeting of the Committee to consider the Bill to be held on Wednesday, 26 October, 2005; and

(c) in the case of the Social Welfare Consolidation Bill 2005 — it shall be an instruction to the Committee that it has power to group sections together for the purposes of debate and to dispose of more than one section (and any amendments thereto) by one Question, which shall be put from the Chair.

Question put and agreed to.