Thursday, 14 June 2012
Sitting Arrangements: Motion
(1)That, notwithstanding anything in the Standing Orders relative to Public Business, on Tuesday, 19th June, 2012 the Seanad shall meet at 4.45 p.m. and the following arrangements shall apply:
(a) there shall be no Order of Business;
(b) the business to be taken shall be confined to the second stage debate of the Criminal Justice (Search Warrants) Bill 2012 which shall conclude no later than 6.30 p.m.; the contribution of a Group Spokesperson shall not exceed 8 minutes and the contribution of every other Senator shall not exceed 5 minutes and the Minister shall be called to reply no later than 6.20 p.m. No other business shall be taken unless the Seanad shall otherwise order on motion made by the Leader of the House or such other Senator as he may authorise in that behalf.