Seanad debates

Wednesday, 13 July 2011

  • Prelude (0 speeches)
    Chuaigh an Cathaoirleach i gceannas ar 10.30 a.m.
  • Business of Seanad (1 speech)
    I have received notice from Senator David Cullinane that, on the motion for the Adjournment of the House today, he proposes to raise the following matter: The need for the Minister for Health to...
  • Order of Business (139 speeches)
    The Order of Business is No. 1, Finance (No. 3) Bill 2011 [Certified Money Bill] - Order for Second Stage and Second Stage, to be taken at the conclusion of the Order of Business until 1.30 p.m.,...
  • Finance (No. 3) Bill 2011 (Certified Money Bill): Second Stage (66 speeches)
    Question proposed: "That the Bill be now read a Second Time."
  • Unfinished Housing Developments: Statements (34 speeches)
    I thank the Leas-Chathaoirleach. I am delighted to have the opportunity to appear before the Members of the Seanad. I was here once before. I thank the House for giving me the opportunity to...
  • Mobile Phones: Motion (42 speeches)
    I move: That Seanad Éireann recognising the conflicting publicly available information regarding the safety of mobile phones, calls on the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural...
  • Adjournment Matters (0 speeches)
    Hospital Services
    • Hospital Services (3 speeches)
      I welcome the Minister of State at the Department of Health, Deputy Kathleen Lynch. The previous Government made an explicit commitment to provide an oncology unit on the grounds of Waterford...
  • Smoking Ban (3 speeches)
    I will take about 20 seconds of the four minutes allocated to me to state I am very supportive of Senator Cullinane's Adjournment matter. There is an extraordinary team of doctors working in...