Companies (Amendment) (No. 4) Bill, 1999: First Stage.

I move:

That leave be granted to introduce a Bill entitled an Act to amend the Companies Act, 1990.

Is the Bill opposed?

Question put and agreed to.

Since this is a Private Members' Bill, Second Stage must, under Standing Orders, be taken in Private Members' time.

I move: "That the Bill be taken in Private Members' time."

Question put and agreed to.