Eviction bill to be debated in the Dáil

Government and opposition TDs are set to clash over the decision to end the eviction ban in the Dáil later.


A Sinn Féin motion calling for the decision to be reversed will be voted e but many TDs, including some in Government, have yet to decide what side to talk

A Sinn Féin motion – calling for the ban to be reintroduced will be debated in the Dáil later, and voted on tomorrow.


However, the government are expected to lodge their own counter-motion.


Attention is also turning to what way Independent TD’s will vote.


Donegal independent TD Thomas Pringle says he will support the Sinn Fein motion:



The Regional Group of seven Independent TDs says it will decide how to vote depending on how the Government responds to eight new demands its put forward.


Seán Canney – Independent TD for Galway East – says the Government needs to show it’s taking this crisis seriously:




Roscommon-Galway TD Denis Naughten says they’re practical proposals to the “political posturing” in the Dáil: