This week the Seanad sat day and night – with our last vote on Wednesday coming at 5.50am on Thursday morning, having started some eighteen hours earlier.
Meanwhile, this week in the Seanad:
Criminal Justice (Spent Convictions) Bill 2012 was in report stage
We heard Statements on the Private Rented Sector
We passed the IBRC Bill 2013 in all stages
Defence Forces (Second World War Amnesty) Bill 2012 was in second stage.
We heard a private member’s motion from Fianna Fail.
We passed the Industrial Development Bill 2012 at second stage.