Message from Dáil

Dáil Éireann has made the following order:

That, notwithstanding anything in Standing Orders—

a) the Value-Added Tax Consolidation Bill 2010 be referred to the Standing Joint Committee on Consolidation Bills;

b) the first meeting of the Committee to consider the Bill be held on Tuesday, 9th November, 2010; and

c) in the case of the Value-Added Tax Consolidation Bill 2010—

(i) in accordance with Standing Order 144(3), the following Members be appointed to the Standing Joint Committee on Consolidation Bills for the purpose of considering the aforementioned Bill:

Deputies Noel Ahern, Frank Fahey and Seán Sherlock;

(ii) 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.