Social Welfare Bill 2021: Motion for Earlier Signature

I move:

That, pursuant to subsection 2° of section 2 of Article 25 of the Constitution, Seanad Éireann concurs with the Government in a request to the President to sign the Social Welfare Bill 2021 on a date which is earlier than the fifth day after the date on which the Bill shall have been presented to him.

Question put and agreed to.

I wish a happy Christmas to you all and happy new year. In accordance with the order of the House yesterday, the Seanad now stands adjourned until 2.30 p.m. on Wednesday, 19 January 2022.

The Seanad adjourned at 2 p.m. until 2.30 p.m. on Wednesday, 19 January 2022.