European Defence Agency Project: Referral to Select Committee (Resumed)

The following motion was moved by the Minister of State at the Department of Defence, Deputy Paul Kehoe, on Tuesday, 5 February 2019:
That the proposal that Dáil Éireann approves Ireland’s participation in a European Defence Agency Project in relation to Military Search Capability Building pursuant to section 2 of the Defence (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2009, be referred to the Select Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade, and Defence, in accordance with Standing Order 84A(3)(b), which, not later than 19th February, 2019, shall send a message to the Dáil in the manner prescribed in Standing Order 90, and Standing Order 89(2) shall accordingly apply.

I must now deal with a postponed division relating to the motion regarding the European Defence Agency project. On Tuesday, 5 February 2019, on the question that the motion be agreed to, a division was claimed and in accordance with Standing Order 70(2), that division must be taken now.