Prelude

The Joint Committee met at 3.30 p.m.
MEMBERS PRESENT:

Deputy Jerry Buttimer,

Senator John Crown, Senator David Cullinane

Deputy Catherine Byrne,

Senator John Gilroy,

Deputy Michael Colreavy,

Senator Imelda Henry,

Deputy Ciara Conway,

Senator Marc MacSharry,

Deputy Regina Doherty,

Senator Jillian van Turnhout.

Deputy Robert Dowds,

Deputy Peter Fitzpatrick,

Deputy Seamus Healy,

Deputy Derek Keating,

Deputy Billy Kelleher,

Deputy Eamonn Maloney,

Deputy Charlie McConalogue,

Deputy Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin,

DEPUTY DENIS NAUGHTEN IN THE CHAIR.