Prelude

The Joint Committee met at 15.30 p.m.
MEMBERS PRESENT:

Deputy Seán Ardagh,

Senator Ivor Callely,

Deputy Seán Barrett,

Senator Maurice Cummins,

Deputy Paul Connaughton,

Senator Dominic Hannigan,

Deputy Frank Fahey,

Senator David Norris,

Deputy M. J. Nolan,

Senator Ann Ormonde.

Deputy Rory O’Hanlon,

Deputy Maureen O’Sullivan,

Deputy Alan Shatter,

DEPUTY MICHAEL WOODS IN THE CHAIR.