Tuesday, 11 October 2011
Order of Business.
Paul Bradford (Fine Gael)
-----and people will literally be voting in the dark. I ask the Leader whether there is a possibility that the Seanad would be used as a facility for further public debate whereby all sides of the argument could be heard.
A constitutional amendment is not a piece of political joking. It is a serious responsibility and a serious opportunity for the public that does not come around every week, month or year and Members must take it seriously.