Dáil debates

Thursday, 11 July 2019

EU-Mercosur Trade Agreement: Motion (Resumed) [Private Members]


The following motion was moved by Deputy Brian Stanley on Wednesday, 10 July 2019:

Debate resumed on amendment No. 1:

-(Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation)

1:40 pm

Photo of Pat GallagherPat Gallagher (Donegal, Fianna Fail)
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I must now deal with a postponed division relating to amendment No. 1, tabled by the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, to the Sinn Féin motion on the EU-Mercosur trade agreement. On Wednesday, 10 July 2019, on the question that the amendment to the motion be agreed to, a division was claimed. In accordance with Standing Order 70(2), that division must take place now.

Amendment again put:

The Dáil divided: Tá, 46; Níl, 84; Staon, 0.

Tellers: Tá, Deputies Seán Kyne and Tony McLoughlin; Níl, Deputies Aengus Ó Snodaigh and Martin Ferris.

Seán Barrett, Colm Brophy, Richard Bruton, Peter Burke, Catherine Byrne, Ciarán Cannon, Joe Carey, Marcella Corcoran Kennedy, Simon Coveney, Michael Creed, Michael D'Arcy, John Deasy, Pat Deering, Regina Doherty, Paschal Donohoe, Andrew Doyle, Bernard Durkan, Damien English, Alan Farrell, Charles Flanagan, Brendan Griffin, John Halligan, Martin Heydon, Heather Humphreys, Paul Kehoe, Seán Kyne, Josepha Madigan, Helen McEntee, Finian McGrath, Joe McHugh, Tony McLoughlin, Mary Mitchell O'Connor, Kevin Moran, Dara Murphy, Hildegarde Naughton, Tom Neville, Michael Noonan, Kate O'Connell, Patrick O'Donovan, Fergus O'Dowd, John Paul Phelan, Michael Ring, Noel Rock, Shane Ross, Leo Varadkar, Katherine Zappone.


Gerry Adams, Mick Barry, Richard Boyd Barrett, John Brady, John Brassil, Declan Breathnach, Tommy Broughan, James Browne, Pat Buckley, Joan Burton, Mary Butler, Jackie Cahill, Dara Calleary, Pat Casey, Shane Cassells, Jack Chambers, Lisa Chambers, Joan Collins, Michael Collins, Niall Collins, Catherine Connolly, Ruth Coppinger, Seán Crowe, David Cullinane, John Curran, Pearse Doherty, Stephen Donnelly, Dessie Ellis, Martin Ferris, Michael Fitzmaurice, Peter Fitzpatrick, Seán Fleming, Kathleen Funchion, Seán Haughey, Danny Healy-Rae, Michael Healy-Rae, Séamus Healy, Brendan Howlin, Alan Kelly, Gino Kenny, Martin Kenny, John Lahart, Michael Lowry, Marc MacSharry, Catherine Martin, Charlie McConalogue, Mattie McGrath, Michael McGrath, John McGuinness, Aindrias Moynihan, Michael Moynihan, Imelda Munster, Margaret Murphy O'Mahony, Catherine Murphy, Eugene Murphy, Paul Murphy, Denis Naughten, Carol Nolan, Darragh O'Brien, Kevin O'Keeffe, Fiona O'Loughlin, Louise O'Reilly, Frank O'Rourke, Jan O'Sullivan, Eoin Ó Broin, Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin, Éamon Ó Cuív, Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire, Aengus Ó Snodaigh, Willie Penrose, Thomas Pringle, Maurice Quinlivan, Anne Rabbitte, Brendan Ryan, Eamon Ryan, Eamon Scanlon, Seán Sherlock, Róisín Shortall, Brendan Smith, Bríd Smith, Niamh Smyth, Brian Stanley, Peadar Tóibín, Robert Troy.

Amendment declared lost.

2 o’clock

Question, "That the motion be agreed to," put and declared carried.

1:50 pm

Photo of Pat GallagherPat Gallagher (Donegal, Fianna Fail)
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As an objective observer, I apologise for all those whose tempers might have been a little bit frayed today. We will leave it at that. Enjoy the summer.

Sitting suspended at 2.05 p.m and resumed at 2.45 p.m.