TDs may be forced into a Dáil vote on their own pay rises of over €5,000 in the wake of the decision of ministers to give up their wage increases.
Their salaries of €87,258 are due to increase next year to their previous salary of €92,673 under the Lansdowne Road Agreement on public sector pay.
But Sinn Féin plans to table a Dáil motion as soon as it can to block the increase...
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