The government is preparing to go head-to-head with opposition parties this evening over its decision to end the eviction ban.
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 is to sign-off on its own counter-motion this morning.
The Regional Group of seven independent TDs says its position will depend on how the government responds to eight proposals its putting forward to alleviate the housing crisis.
Roscommon-Galway TD Denis Naughten says they're practical proposals to the "political posturing" in the Dáil...