Seanad debates

Tuesday, 4 December 2007

3:00 pm

Photo of Donie CassidyDonie Cassidy (Fianna Fail)
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I move:

That the proposal that Seanad √Čireann approves the exercise by the State of the option or discretion provided by Article 1.11 of the Treaty of Amsterdam to take part in the adoption of the following proposed measure:

a proposal for a Council Decision concerning co-operation between Asset Recovery Offices of the Member States in the field of tracing and identification of proceeds from, or other property related to, crime,

a copy of which proposed measure was laid before Seanad √Čireann on 20th September, 2007, be referred to the Joint Committee on Justice, Equality, Defence and Women's Rights in accordance with paragraph (1) (Seanad) of the Orders of Reference of that Committee, which, not later than 19th December, 2007, shall send a message to the Seanad in the manner prescribed in Standing Order 72, and Standing Order 74(2) shall accordingly apply."

Question put and agreed to.