A working group has been set up look into any public health concerns regarding the siting of mobile communication base stations around the Island.
It will be under the chairmanship of the Director of Public Health.
The news was confirmed by Chief Minister Tony Brown in response to a question from North Douglas MHK John Houghton:
The committee will report to the Minister for Local Government and the Environment, and the Minister for Health and Social Security.
Before proceedings got underway this morning, where the newest member of Tynwald was welcomed to the court by President Noel Cringle (pictured)