Seanad debates

Tuesday, 4 February 2014

  • Prelude (0 speeches)
    Chuaigh an Cathaoirleach i gceannas ar 14:30
  • Business of Seanad (1 speech)
    I have received notice from Senator Fidelma Healy Eames that, on the motion for the Adjournment of the House today, she proposes to raise the following matter: The need for the Minister for Arts,...
  • Order of Business (80 speeches)
    The Order of Business is No. 1, motion regarding the European small claims procedure, referral to committee, to be taken on the conclusion of the Order of Business without debate; and No. 2,...
  • European Small Claims Procedure: Referral to Joint Committee (1 speech)
    I move: That the proposal that Seanad Éireann approves the exercise by the State of the option or discretion under Protocol No. 21 on the position of the United Kingdom and Ireland in...
  • Charities Sector: Statements (85 speeches)
    I welcome the Minister for Justice and Equality, Deputy Alan Shatter, to the House for statements on the charities sector.
  • Adjournment Matters (0 speeches)
    • Ferry Services Provision (7 speeches)
      Cuirim fáilte roimh an Aire Stáit. I would like the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht to ensure all avenues are explored to enable a year long viable ferry service to Inis...
    • School Curriculum (3 speeches)
      I thank the Minister for coming to the House on behalf of the relevant Minister. I refer to the announcement by the Minister for Education and Science, Deputy Quinn, that politics and society...