Seanad Éireann - Volume 98 - 09 June, 1982

Standing Joint Committee on Consolidation Bills: Motion.

Mr. E. Ryan: I move:

That Seanad Éireann concurs with Dáil Éireann in its Resolution communicated to Seanad Éireann on 3 June, 1982, that it is expedient that the [195] Standing Joint Committee on Consolidation Bills be appointed;

That the Chairman of the Joint Committee shall have only one vote; and

That all questions in the Joint Committee shall be determined by a majority of votes of the members present and voting and in the event of there being an equality of votes the question shall be decided in the negative.

Mr. P. Reynolds: How many are on the committee?

Mr. E. Ryan: I am not sure.

Question put and agreed to.