Cathaoirleach

Cathaoirleach (Irish for "chairman"; plural: Cathaoirligh) is the title of the chairman (or presiding officer) of Seanad Éireann, the sixty-member upper house of the Oireachtas, the legislature of Ireland. The current Cathaoirleach is Senator Paddy Burke.

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