Joint Committee on European Scrutiny: Motion

I move:

That the Order of the Seanad of 24th October, 2007, establishing the Joint Committee on European Scrutiny be amended as follows:

1. in paragraph (1), by the deletion of ‘4 members' and the substitution therefor of ‘6 members'; and

2. by the insertion of the following paragraphs after paragraph (a):

"(ab) In accordance with Standing Order 78, the Select Committee shall, previous to the commencement of its business, elect one of its members to be Chairman, and three members shall constitute a quorum.

(ac) The Select Committee shall have the powers set out in Standing Orders 98C and 98E.”

Question put and agreed to.