Thursday, 5 July 2018
Sitting Arrangements: Motion
That, notwithstanding anything in the Standing Orders relative to Public Business:
(1)The Seanad shall meet at 2 p.m. on Monday, 9th July, 2018, and shall adjourn no later than 10 p.m., and the following arrangements shall apply: (a)Standing Orders 29 and 30 shall stand suspended;
(b)there shall be no Order of Business;
(c)the sitting shall be suspended from 6 p.m. to 6.30 p.m.;
(d)the business to be taken shall be confined to the resumed Committee Stage of the Judicial Appointments Commission Bill 2017 [Dáil];
(e)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. (2) The Seanad shall meet at 10.30 a.m. on Tuesday, 10th July, 2018, and the Order of Business shall be taken at 11.30 a.m.”
Colm Burke, Paddy Burke, Ray Butler, Jerry Buttimer, Maria Byrne, Paul Coghlan, Rose Conway Walsh, Martin Conway, Maire Devine, John Dolan, Frank Feighan, Paul Gavan, Maura Hopkins, Anthony Lawlor, Tim Lombard, Gabrielle McFadden, Michelle Mulherin, Catherine Noone, Kieran O'Donnell, Marie Louise O'Donnell, John O'Mahony, Brian Ó Domhnaill, James Reilly, Neale Richmond, Fintan Warfield.
Ivana Bacik, Victor Boyhan, Gerard Craughwell, Mark Daly, Aidan Davitt, Joan Freeman, Robbie Gallagher, Gerry Horkan, Kevin Humphreys, Terry Leyden, Ian Marshall, Michael McDowell, Rónán Mullen, Jennifer Murnane O'Connor, Gerald Nash, Keith Swanick.