Pat Moylan (politician)
|Cathaoirleach of Seanad Éireann|
13 September 2007 – 25 May 2011
|Preceded by||Rory Kiely|
|Succeeded by||Paddy Burke|
July 2007 – April 2011
September 1997 – June 2002
September 2002 – July 2007
|Constituency||Nominated by the Taoiseach|
|Born||12 September 1946|
Banagher, County Offaly, Ireland
|Political party||Fianna Fáil|
A member of Offaly County Council from 1975 to 2004, Moylan was elected in 1997 to the 21st Seanad by the Agricultural Panel. In 2002, he was nominated by the Taoiseach Bertie Ahern as a member of the 22nd Seanad, where he was Fianna Fáil spokesperson on Tourism, Sport and Recreation and was a member of the Joint House Services Committee. He was elected to the 23rd Seanad by the Agricultural Panel in 2007.
He was elected as Cathaoirleach (chair) of the Seanad on 13 September 2007. He did not contest the 2011 Seanad election.