Social Welfare, Pensions and Civil Registration Bill 2018: Committee Stage

Sections 1 to 8, inclusive, agreed to.

Amendment No. 1 is in the name of Senator Higgins. As Senator Higgins is not present to move her amendment, it falls.

Amendment No. 1 not moved.
Section 9 agreed to.
Sections 10 to 26, inclusive, agreed to.

Amendment No. 2 is in the name of Senator Higgins. Amendments Nos. 2 and 3 are related and may be discussed together by agreement. As Senator Higgins is not present to move her amendment, it falls.

Amendment No. 2 not moved.

Amendment No. 3 is in the name of Senator Higgins. As Senator Higgins is not present to move her amendment, it falls.

Amendment No. 3 not moved.
Section 27 agreed to.
Sections 28 to 31, inclusive, agreed to.

Amendment No. 4, in the name of Senator Conway-Walsh, has been ruled out of order and cannot be moved.

Amendment No. 4 not moved.

Similarly, amendment No. 5 has been ruled out of order.

Amendment No. 5 not moved.

Amendment No. 6 is in the name of Senator Higgins. As Senator Higgins is not present to move her amendment, it falls.

Amendment No. 6 not moved.

Amendment No. 7 is in the name of Senator Higgins. As Senator Higgins is not present to move her amendment, it falls.

Amendment No. 7 not moved.

Amendment No. 8 is in the name of Senator Higgins. As Senator Higgins is not present to move her amendment, it falls.

Amendment No. 8 not moved.

Amendment No. 9 is in the name of Senator Higgins. As Senator Higgins is not present to move her amendment, it falls.

Amendment No. 9 not moved.

Amendment No. 10 is in the name of Senator Higgins. As Senator Higgins is not present to move her amendment, it falls.

Amendment No. 10 not moved.
Schedules 1 to 3, inclusive, agreed to.
Title agreed to.
Bill reported without amendment.

When is it proposed to take Report Stage?

Report Stage ordered for Tuesday, 18 December 2018.
Sitting suspended at 2.28 p.m. and resumed at 5 p.m.