Message to Dáil

In accordance with Standing Order 90, the Clerk to the Committee will send the following message to the Clerk of the Dáil:

The Select Committee on Communications, Climate Action and Environment has completed its consideration of the Prohibition of the Exploration and Extraction of Onshore Petroleum Bill 2016 and has made amendments thereto.

I thank Deputy McLoughlin, the Minister of State and his officials for attending today.

The select committee will meet again at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, 16 May to debate Committee Stage of the Inland Fisheries (Amendment) Bill 2017. The select committee will meet on the following day, Wednesday, 17 May, to debate Committee Stage of the Minerals Development Bill 2015.

The joint committee will meet at 7 p.m. this evening to review Ireland's electricity grid development strategy 2017 and the proposed Celtic interconnector between Ireland and France in the context of the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union.

The select committee adjourned at 6 p.m. until 11 a.m. on Tuesday, 16 May 2017.