Business of Select Committee

Clerk to the Committee

As we have a quorum we shall commence in public session. In the unavoidable absence of the Chairman I call for nominations for the position of Acting Chairman.

I nominate Deputy Jim O'Callaghan.

Clerk to the Committee

In the absence of other nominations I call upon Deputy O'Callaghan to take the Chair.

Deputy O'Callaghan took the Chair at 3.49 p.m.

I wish all elections were as easy as that.