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Kyne, Seán, Kyne, Seán

Tuesday, 10 October 2017

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.

Legislative Programme

There is currently no legal framework for the regulation of geothermal energy in Ireland. The purpose of the Geothermal Energy Bill is to provide a legislative framework for the vesting, licensing...More Button

Draft Heads of Bill were originally completed in July 2010 and approved by the Government for referral to the Attorney General and the Parliamentary Counsel for detailed drafting. The Department...More Button

Many of the provisions of the Geothermal Energy Bill were based on aspects of the Minerals Development Bill, particularly in the areas of exploration and licensing. The Minerals Development Act ...More Button

Fisheries Protection

Consideration is being given to the possibility of support measures for eel fishermen within the 2018 Estimates process. However, such consideration will be against the background of competing req...More Button