Prelude

The Joint Committee met at 9.30 a.m.
Members Present:

Deputy J. Ellis,

Deputy R. Shortall,

Deputy J. Glennon,

Senator F. Browne,

Deputy S. Healy,

Senator T. Dooley,

Deputy D. Naughten,

Senator T. Morrissey,

Deputy P. Power,

Senator D. Norris.

In attendance: Deputies Eamon Ryan and S. Ryan and Senators J. Bannon,M. MacSharry and M. Mansergh.
DEPUTY E. RYAN in the chair.