Seanad Éireann - Volume 171 - 05 February, 2003

Message from Dáil.

  An Cathaoirleach: In the text of the message from the Dáil shown in No. 2 on the Order Paper, subparagraph (i) of paragraph (c) was inadvertently omitted. I have arranged for a supplementary Order Paper to be circulated, which shows the complete text. This does not have any effect on the text of the motion.

  The following message was received from Dáil Éireann regarding the Standing Joint Committee on Consolidation Bills:

    Dáil Éireann has made the following Order:–

      That, notwithstanding anything in Standing Orders–

        (a) the Capital Acquisitions Tax Consolidation Bill 2002 be referred to the Standing Joint Committee on Consolidation Bills;

        (b) the first meeting of the Committee to consider the Bill be held on Wednesday, 5th February, 2003; and

        (c) in the case of the Capital Acquisitions Tax Consolidation Bill 2002–

          (i) in accordance with Standing Order 142(3), the following Members be appointed to the Standing Joint Committee on Consolidation Bills for the purpose of considering the aforementioned Bill: Deputies Joan Burton and Michael Finneran,

          (ii) it shall be an instruction to the Committee that it has power to group sections together for the purposes of debate and to dispose of more than one section (and any amendments thereto) by one Question, which shall be put from the Chair.