Defence of Legal Proceedings by the Houses of the Oireachtas Commission: Motion

I move:

That Seanad Éireann, pursuant to section 4(2)(f)(v) of the Houses of the Oireachtas Commission Acts 2003 – 2018, hereby authorises the Houses of the Oireachtas Commission to defend proceedings initiated against Seanad Éireann and to instruct legal counsel in that regard in the matter of Gerard Hutch v. the Director of Public Prosecutions, the Minister for Justice, Dáil Éireann, Seanad Éireann, Ireland and the Attorney General (High Court: 2021/898/JR).

Question put and agreed to.