Seanad Éireann - Volume 178 - 16 December, 2004

Social Welfare Bill 2004: Motion for Earlier Signature.

  Ms Cox: I move:

That pursuant to subsection 2º of section 2 of Article 25 of the Constitution, Seanad Éireann concurs with the Government in a request to the President to sign the Social Welfare Bill 2004, on a date which is earlier than the fifth day after the date on which the Bill shall have been presented to her.

Question put and agreed to.

Sitting suspended at 4.10 p.m. and resumed at 4.30 p.m.