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Wall, Jack

Wednesday, 5 December 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Funding for Disability Services: Motion (Resumed) [Private Members] (Continued)

I thank Deputy Kelleher for bringing forward the motion. I wish to be associated with the statement by Deputy Áine Collins on cystic fibrosis. This has been a problem for a long time yet we do ap...More Button

Regarding the national issue, we have had numerous representations from the various organisations on cuts to services. Those organisations are at the coalface in terms of trying to keep the serv...More Button

I ask the Minister of State to outline the position in regard to thalidomide. From minutes and documentation I have seen I am aware that is an issue on which decisions are awaited but as is the ...More Button

The value for money and policy review states that choice and control will be transferred from professionals and administrators to individuals with a disability and their families. That is a dang...More Button

Capitation Grants

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: his views on correspondence (details supplied) regarding the financial difficulties facing schools; his plans to address the issue; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Public Procurement Tenders

Asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform: his views on correspondence (details supplied) regarding construction contract payments; his plans to address this issue; if the matter will be finalised in this Dáil term; and if he will make a st...More Button

Domiciliary Care Allowance Appeals

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the reasons a family (details supplied) in County Kildare was refused a domiciliary care allowance payment; if the decision may be appealed; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Social Welfare Appeals Status

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the position regarding an appeal for a respite grant in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Medical Card Applications

Asked the Minister for Health: the reasons a medical card was refused in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button