Committee Reports::Report and Proceedings - Legitimacy Bill, 1929 ::16 April, 1931::Proceedings of the Joint Committee



Déardaoin, 16° Abrán, 1931.

Thursday, 16th April, 1931.

1. The Committee met at 11.30 a.m.

2. Present: Senators Sir Edward Coey Bigger, S. L. Brown, K.C. Michael Duffy, P. J. Hooper Colonel Moore, M. F. O’Hanlon and Mrs. Wyse-Power.

3. Senator Sir Edward Coey Bigger moved:

“That Senator Brown be Chairman of the Committee.”

Question put, and agreed to.

4. The Committee took the Bill into consideration.

(1) Section 1.

Ordered: That the consideration of Section 1 be postponed until after the consideration of the Schedule.

(ii) Sections 2 to 11 inclusive agreed to.

(iii) Section 12.

Amendment proposed (Senator Sir Edward Coey Bigger):

Sub-section 2. To delete the word “March” in line 52 and to substitute therefor the word “July.”

Question put, and agreed to.

Section 12, as amended, agreed to.

(iv) Schedule.

Debate ensued.

Ordered: That the debate be resumed on Thursday, 23rd April.

5. The Committee adjourned at 12.50 p.m. until Thursday, 23rd April.