Dáil set to vote on bill banning oil drilling

People Before Profit is hopeful of gaining enough cross-party support to forward its bill aimed at banning oil and gas drilling in Irish waters to select committee level this week.

The party has swapped private members’ time with the Greens, thus allowing it to debate the motion tonight. The Dáil will then, on Thursday, vote on whether the bill should move to select committee stage.

The bill was passed, as a private member’s motion, to Oireachtas committee stage last year....
source: Irish Examiner

2019-03-26 02:07
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