Sitting Arrangements: Motion

I move:

That, notwithstanding anything in the Standing Orders relative to Public Business, the Seanad shall meet at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, 21st December 2016 and the following arrangements shall apply:

(a) Standing Orders 29 and 30 shall stand suspended;

(b) there shall be no Order of Business;

(c) the business to be taken shall be confined to the items set out in the Schedule to this paragraph and, accordingly, no other business shall be taken unless the Seanad shall otherwise order on motion made by the Leader of the House or such other Senator as he may authorise in that behalf.

Schedule

Planning and Development (Housing) and Residential Tenancies Bill 2016 (Seanad Bill amended by the Dáil) - Report Stage and Final Stage

The proceedings on Report and Final Stages of the Planning and Development (Housing) and Residential Tenancies Bill 2016 shall commence at 10 a.m.

Motion for Earlier Signature of Planning and Development (Housing) and Residential Tenancies Bill 2016

The Motion for Earlier Signature of the Planning and Development (Housing) and Residential Tenancies Bill 2016 shall be taken without debate on conclusion of Fifth Stage of the Planning and Development (Housing) and Residential Tenancies Bill 2016.

Question put and declared carried.