We'll have to wait longer to find out whether water charges are being scrapped entirely.
A crucial meeting of TDs tasked with deciding their future has failed to agree on whether to abolish them for good.
Fine Gael insists it would be illegal NOT to charge people for excessive use, but there's a massive row brewing with Fianna Fail on that point.
The party insists Minister Simon Coveney should sign off on whatever the Oireachtas committee decides.
The government's 'confidence and supply' arrangement with Fianna Fail means it needs the opposition party onside.
It will be at least next Tuesday before we find out what the committee has decided.