Kerry Senator Mark Daly believes the National Anthem should be protected

Differences have emerged between Fianna Fail and Fine Gael over efforts to protect the National Anthem.

A Seanad report recommended Amhrán na bhFiann should be enshrined into legislation.

It is after it emerged, it was never formally adopted by the State.

Kerry Fianna Fail Senator Mark Daly outlines why he believes the anthem should be protected: