Prelude

The Select Committee met at 10.30 a.m.
Members Present:

Deputy J. Breen,

Deputy É Ó Cuív (Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs),

Deputy M. Collins,

Deputy T. Dempsey,†

Deputy F. O’Dowd,*

Deputy F. O’Malley,

Deputy J. Glennon,

Deputy B. O’Shea.

Deputy P. Kelly,

*In the absence of Deputy J. Deenihan.
†In the absence for part of the meeting of Deputy J. Glennon.
In attendance: Deputy A. Ó Snodaigh.
DEPUTY C. KEAVENEY in the chair.