Appointment of Members to Legal Service Regulatory Authority: Referral to Joint Committee

I move:

That the proposal that Seanad Éireann, noting that the Government agreed on 1st October, 2019, to propose, for the approval of Seanad Éireann, the re-appointment of the persons concerned to be members of the Legal Services Regulatory Authority, and pursuant to sections 9 and 10 of the Legal Services Regulation Act 2015, approves the re-appointment, with effect from 1st October, 2019, by the Government of the following persons to be members of the Legal Services Regulatory Authority, who shall hold office for a further period not exceeding three years from the date of his or her appointment in accordance with that Act: Sara Moorhead, Geraldine Clarke, Stephen Fitzpatrick, Dermott Jewell and Deirdre McHugh, be referred to the Joint Committee on Justice and Equality, in accordance with Standing Order 71(3)(k), which, not later than 3rd October, 2019, shall send a message to the Seanad in the manner prescribed in Standing Order 75, and Standing Order 77(2) shall accordingly apply.

Question put and agreed to.
Sitting suspended at 4.35 p.m. and resumed at 4.45 p.m.