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Murphy, Catherine

Wednesday, 4 July 2018

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Questions on Promised Legislation (Continued)

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Electric Vehicles

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Apprenticeship Programmes

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Further Education and Training Programmes Eligibility

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if his attention has been drawn to the fact that there is an anomaly between eligibility criteria for progression routes in the PAC system when applying for higher diploma programmes as compared to...More Button

Disabilities Data

Asked the Minister for Health: the number of appeals handled by the disability appeals officer in 2016, 2017 and to date in 2018 regarding assessments of needs; the number of determinations made against the complaints officer to...More Button

Disabilities Assessments

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Back to Education Allowance Eligibility

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: if her attention has been drawn to the fact that there is an anomaly between eligibility criteria for progression routes in the postgraduate applications centre, PAC, system when applying for highe...More Button