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  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Ceann Comhairle
Cormac Breslin (1902-1978) was Ceann Comhairle (Chairman) of Dáil Éireann from 1967 to 1973.
Chun cuidiú leis i bhfeidhmiú a chuid dualgas parlaiminte, ainmníonn an Ceann Comhairle painéal Cathaoirleach sealadach as comhaltas na Dála.
Is Comhalta ex officio an Ceann Comhairle den Bhord Achomhairc a bunaíodh chun achomhairc in aghaidh chinntí Cheann Comhairimh an tSeanaid faoi Acht Thoghcháin an tSeanaid (Rolla-Chomhaltaí), 1947, a éisteacht agus cinneadh a dhéanamh orthu.
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 Ceann Comhairle - Biocrawler
In order to protect the neutrality of the chair, the Irish constitution provides that an incumbent Ceann Comhairle does not seek re-election as a TD (member of the Dáil) but rather is deemed automatically to have been re-elected by their constitutuency at a general election, unless they are retiring
For a brief period from 1936 to 1937, following the abolition of the office of Governor-General, certain of the Governor-General's functions were transferred to the Ceann Comhairle, who was assigned the role of signing bills into law and convening and dissolving the Dáil.
Ceann Comhairle may be pronounced by English speakers as "kh-auwn corla" or "k-yan corl-ya".
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/Ceann_Comhairle   (552 words)

  
  Ceann Comhairle - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The position of Ceann Comhairle is as old as the Dáil, which was first established as an extra-legal parliament in 1919.
The practice of automatically re-electing the Ceann Comhairle in a general election was introduced by a constitutional amendment in 1927.
The position of Ceann Comhairle was retained when the Constitution of Ireland was adopted in 1937, as was the practice of automatic re-election.
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 Ceann Comhairle
Is é an Ceann Comhairle atá ina Chathaoirleach ar an gCoiste um Nós Imeachta agus Pribhléidí a bhreithníonn cúrsaí nós imeachta i gcoitinne agus a mholann aon bhreisiú nó leasú a mheastar is gá ar na Buan-Orduithe.
Chun cuidiú leis i bhfeidhmiú a chuid dualgas parlaiminte, ainmníonn an Ceann Comhairle painéal Cathaoirleach sealadach as comhaltas na Dála.
Is Comhalta ex officio an Ceann Comhairle den Bhord Achomhairc a bunaíodh chun achomhairc in aghaidh chinntí Cheann Comhairimh an tSeanaid faoi Acht Thoghcháin an tSeanaid (Rolla-Chomhaltaí), 1947, a éisteacht agus cinneadh a dhéanamh orthu.
www.irlgov.ie /oireachtas/a-misc/chairde-i.html   (960 words)

  
 ireland.com - The Irish Times - Tue, Oct 03, 2006 - Tributes to late ceann comhairle
Former ceann comhairle of the Dáil and Fine Gael minister Tom Fitzpatrick died yesterday aged 88.
The TD for Cavan/Monaghan served in the Dáil for 24 years and was a minister in three departments before becoming Fine Gael's last ceann comhairle for two terms in 1982 and 1987.
A year later, he was elected ceann comhairle and was re-elected unopposed to that office in 1987, retiring two years later.
www.ireland.com /newspaper/ireland/2006/1003/1158591304497.html   (306 words)

  
 Ceann Comhairle - Politics.ie Wiki
The Ceann Comhairle is elected by the TDs and is responsible for seeing that debates and Dáil business are carried out in line with the existing standing orders and procedural requirements of the house.
Rory O'Hanlon, the present Ceann Comhairle, was elected a Fianna Fáil TD but resigned the party whip upon taking office, just as his predecessor, Seamus Pattison had had to resign the Labour Party whip during his time as Ceann Comhairle.
The Ceann Comhairle's assistant is the Leas-Cheann Comhairle, generally a senior TD in the Dáil.
www.politics.ie /wiki/index.php?title=Ceann_Comhairle   (208 words)

  
 Dáil Éireann - Volume 553 - 06 June, 2002 - Election of Ceann Comhairle.
The Taoiseach: Ba mhaith liom an Teachta Ruairí Ó hAnnluain a ainmniú mar Cheann Comhairle.
Sargent: Ba mhaith liomsa, chomh maith, comgháirdeas a ghabáil leat, a Cheann Comhairle.
Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin: Ba mhaith liom comhgáirdeachas a ghabháil duit freisin, a Cheann Comhairle.
historical-debates.oireachtas.ie /D/0553/D.0553.200206060002.html   (2086 words)

  
 Ceann Comhairle female form photography Ceann Comhairle
The Ceann Comhairle1 is the chairman or speaker of Dáil Éireann, the lower house of the Oireachtas (parliament) of the Republic of Ireland.
In order to protect the neutrality of the chair, the Irish constitution provides that an incumbent Ceann Comhairle does not seek re-election as a TD (member of the Dáil) but rather is deemed automatically to have been re-elected by their constitutuency at a general election, unless they are retiring2.
Ceann Comhairle may be pronounced by English speakers as "kh-auwn corla" or "k-yan corl-ya".
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 Ceann Comhairle: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com
Irish Chief Justice Ceann Comhairle - speaker of Dáil Éireann Cathaoirleach - chairman of Seanad...
O 'Kelly served as speaker or Ceann Comhairle (pronounced kh-auwn Corla) of Dáil Éireann.
To help maintain this independence from the various parties within the Dáil, the Ceann Comhairle is automatically re-elected in the next general election after they have been elected to their position.
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 Ceann Comhairle
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The Ceann Comhairle is the chairperson or speaker of Dáil Éireann, the lower house of the parliament (Oireachtas) of the Republic of Ireland.
The current Ceann Comhairle (since 2002) is Dr. Rory O'Hanlon TD, Deputy for Cavan-Monaghan.
www.abacci.com /wikipedia/topic.aspx?cur_title=Ceann_Comhairle   (178 words)

  
 Patrick Hogan (Ceann Comhairle) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
He served as Ceann Comhairle of the Dáil Éireann from 1951 to 1967.
Patrick Hogan was born in Kilmaley, County Clare in 1886.
In 1951 he became Ceann Comhairle of Dáil Éireann, a position he held until 1967.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Patrick_Hogan_(Ceann_Comhairle)   (183 words)

  
 Ceann Comhairle - Speaker
The Ceann Comhairle represents Dáil Éireann at international meetings of parliamentarians (Inter Parliamentary Union), Conferences of Speakers of Parliament, the Council of Europe, the European Parliament, and is the official host to visiting parliamentary delegations.
In the absence or temporary incapacity of the President of Ireland, the Ceann Comhairle is a member of the Commission which exercises and performs the powers and functions conferred on the President.
The Ceann Comhairle is a member of the Council of State which aids and counsels the President in relation to the exercise and performance by her of certain powers.
www.irlgov.ie /oireachtas/leaflet/cc.html   (1055 words)

  
 An Ceann Comhairle - History
On 21 January 1919, Cathal Brugha was elected Ceann Comhairle for the day.
On 22 January 1919, Count Plunkett took the Chair, Cathal Brugha was appointed President of the Ministry pro.
, and Sean T. O'Kelly was elected Speaker of the House (Ceann Comhairle).
ceanncomhairle.oireachtas.ie /history.asp   (44 words)

  
 Ceann Comhairle
In order to protect the neutrality of the chair, the Constitution of IrelandIrish constitution provides that an incumbent Ceann Comhairle does not seek re-election as a TD (parliament)TD (member of the Dáil) but rather is deemed automatically to have been re-elected by their constitutuency at a general election, unless they are retiring
The first Ceann Comhairle was Cathal Brugha, who served for only one day, presiding over the house's symbolic first meeting, before leaving the post to become President of Dáil ÉireannPríomh Aire (prime minister).
For a brief period from 1936 to 1937, following the abolition of the office of Governor-General of the Irish Free StateGovernor-General, certain of the Governor-General's functions were transferred to the Ceann Comhairle, who was assigned the role of signing bills into law and convening and dissolving the Dáil.
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 National Documentation Centre on Drug Use Directory
Rabbitte: The Ceann Comhairle must accept that if we are to live within the strictures as he interprets them, there is no point in attending the House.
Rabbitte: The Ceann Comhairle seems to be ruling that the answer to the question is that the Cabinet sub-committee met on 11 October and will next meet on 15 November and no more.
An Ceann Comhairle: That was the question asked by the Deputy and that is the reason I suggest a written question be tabled.
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 Rabbitte and O'Hanlon on collision course: ThePost.ie
Opposition deputies agree that the Ceann Comhairle is overly protective of the Taoiseach and his ministers when they are under pressure in the chamber.To the neutral observer, O'Hanlon does seem anxious to strangle any parliamentary cut-and-thrust as soon as it threatens the coalition.
As a result, the Ceann Comhairle frequently looks like the first line of the coalition's defence, and Rabbitte fights with him as often as he does with theTaoiseach.
The Ceann Comhairle nevertheless insisted that Rabbitte withdraw the allegation.
archives.tcm.ie /businesspost/2003/10/12/story713399088.asp   (1122 words)

  
 O'Donnell's Statement on Morris Tribunal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Ceann Comhairle, I welcome this brief opportunity to comment on the second report from the Morris Tribunal.
I would now hope, Ceann Comhairle, that every relevant party would attend, and co-operate with the Tribunal, and in so doing ensure that it can continue its excellent work to the fullest possible degree.
One thing concerns me as a Deputy; I find it somewhat bizarre that the tribunal is pursuing a case on appeal to the Supreme Court, which relates to the attempt by the Tribunal to access phone and other records of those TDs who were carrying out their constitutional duty to hold the executive to account.
www.progressivedemocrats.ie /press_room/1451   (1713 words)

  
 Debates October 03
However, in line with major advances in medical treatment, it recommended that the optimal in-patient care of patients with respiratory diseases, including tuberculosis, was more appropriate to local acute general hospitals, staffed by consultant respiratory physicians and other consultants supported by an array of investigative facilities.
Peamount Hospital was not regarded by Comhairle na nOspidéal as an appropriate location for the treatment of TB patients.
Lenihan: Comhairle na nOspidéal subsequently appointed a committee to advance implementation of the 2000 report which endorsed the recommendations in the earlier Comhairle report and was adopted by Comhairle in April 2003.
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 Party leaders' questions to the Taoiseach in Dáil Éireann
Ceann Comhairle: I ask the Minister for Foreign Affairs to allow the Taoiseach to respond.
The Ceann Comhairle should not be drawn into debate on the floor of the House.
When he was Minister for Health, the Ceann Comhairle was part of an Administration that dropped proposals from a previous Government which had dealt with this matter and would have put in on a legal basis.
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 RTE News - Allen asked to leave as row erupts in Dáil
The Dáil was suspended temporarily today in a row between the Ceann Comhairle and Fine Gael frontbencher Bernard Allen.
The Ceann Comhairle, Dr Rory O'Hanlon, had warned the Deputy to be quiet.
Labour leader Pat Rabbitte said he would have said the Ceann Comhairle was protecting the Taoiseach, but that he did not want to be ordered to leave as well.
www.rte.ie /news/2003/0513/dail.html   (287 words)

  
 Dáil Éireann - Volume 392 - 08 November, 1989 - Ushers' Strike: Statement by Ceann Comhairle.
An Ceann Comhairle: May I be permitted to interrupt the business of the House to make a statement in relation to the ushers' strike?
An Cheann Comhairle: I thank the Deputies for their comments but I have nothing futher to add to my statement except to assure Members that I have sought the advice of the highest and the best authority available to me. I am grateful for the encouraging remarks of the Members who have spoken.
An Ceann Comhairle: No. My first obligation was to mention it here in the House as a matter of courtesy but it will be communicated immediately to the union.
www.oireachtas-debates.gov.ie /D/0392/D.0392.198911080004.html   (800 words)

  
 RTE News - Former Ceann Comhairle of the Dáil dies
RTE News - Former Ceann Comhairle of the Dáil dies
The death has occurred of a former Ceann Comhairle of the Dáil, Tom Fitzpatrick.
He served as Ceann Comhairle from 1984 until 1987 and retired two years later.
www.rte.ie /news/2006/1002/fitzpatrickt.html?rss   (148 words)

  
 ELECTORAL (CHAIRMAN OF DAIL EIREANN) ACT, 1937   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Procedure in relation to the election of an outgoing Ceann Comhairle.
Exclusion of outgoing Ceann Comhairle from certain statutory provisions.
—Whenever an outgoing Ceann Comhairle is deemed by virtue of this Act to be elected at a general election, he shall not be deemed to be a candidate at such general election within the meaning of The Principal Act or of the Prevention of Electoral Abuses Act, 1923 (No. 38 of 1923).
www.irishstatutebook.ie /1937_25.html   (637 words)

  
 Constitution of Dáil Éireann - Wikisource
Every meeting of the Dáil shall be presided over by a Chairman (Ceann Cómhairle) or Vice-Chairman (Ceann Ionaid) chosen by the Dáil for the year.
Ceann Comhairle toghtha ag an Dáil I naghaidh na bliadhna, nó Ceann Ionaid toghtha I naghaidh na bliadhna, muna mbíonn an Ceann Comhailre I láthair, a bheidh I gceannas gach tionóil den Dáil.
Má bhíonn an Ceann Comhairle agus an Ceann Ionaid as láthair, ceapfaidh an Dáil lucht ionaid nó toghfaidh siad Ceann Comhairle sealadach.
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