Prelude

The Select Committee met at 2.30 p.m.
Members Present:

Deputy D. Clune,

Deputy T. Killeen,

Deputy N. Dempsey (Minister for the Environment and Local Government),

Deputy P. McCormack,

Deputy S. Haughey,

Deputy J. McGuinness,*

Deputy B. Hayes,

Deputy O. Mitchell,

Deputy B. Howlin,

Deputy C. Ó Caoláin,

Deputy B. Kelleher,

Deputy E. Ryan.

*In substitution for Deputy S. Power. Deputy E. Gilmore and Deputy J. Gormley also in attendance.
DEPUTY JACKIE HEALY-RAE in the chair.