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Shortall, Róisín

Tuesday, 9 December 2014

Dáil Éireann Debate
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Business of Dáil (Continued)

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Confidence in Taoiseach and Government: Motion (Continued)

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Water Services Bill 2014: Second Stage (Resumed) (Continued)

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Illness Benefit Payments

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Social Protection: if she will extend the Christmas bonus to persons who are currently in receipt of long-term illness benefit under the pre-2008 rules; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Carer's Allowance Eligibility

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Social Protection: with regard to the assessment for the half rate of carer's allowance the reason contribution-based payments such as the contributory pension are treated in the same manner as non-contributory payme...More Button

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Social Protection: to set out the reason a person in receipt of the contributory pension who is caring for a spouse, who is not in receipt of a payment from her Department, is not eligible to receive the full rate of...More Button

Health Services Staff Recruitment

Asked the Minister for Health: if his attention has been drawn to the resource allocation model developed in his Department in 2012; if his will commit to using this model in allocating new staff posts, in view of the significan...More Button

Hospitals Policy

Asked the Minister for Health: the details of the recently restructured administrative and functional areas of the Health Service Executive in respect of the hospital groups and community healthcare organisations with geographic...More Button

Social and Affordable Housing Provision

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: the basis of the identification for the need for 35,000 additional properties for social housing as prepared by the Housing Agency on page 13 of the Government's social housing strategy; if he will...More Button