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Heydon, Martin

Tuesday, 12 June 2018

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Sports Capital Programme Administration

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the status of a new sports capital programme; when it will be announced; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

When will the new round of sports capital grants open this year? The grants are important for sports clubs that are planning development. The programme has had a positive impact on Kildare South ...More Button

I thank the Minister of State for his positive response. It is great to hear that the programme will reopen soon. The sum of €40 million, an increase from last year, is a great resource for which...More Button

As we enter into the new process, I wish to ask about the lessons learned from the last one, and the sore and contentious issue of those clubs whose applications were deemed invalid. I discussed...More Button

Tourism Promotion

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: his plans in 2018 to further promote and enhance Ireland's Ancient East as a tourist destination for visitors from at home and abroad; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Nursing Homes Support Scheme

Asked the Minister for Health: the status of changes proposed to the fair deal scheme to facilitate changes for farmers and small business owners; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Disability Activation Projects

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: the supports provided by her Department for those in employment that have intellectual disabilities and may need additional supports to remain in the workplace; and if she will make a statement on ...More Button

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: if the employability services used by those seeking employment can also be utilised by a person that is already in employment but due to their intellectual disabilities requires some additional sup...More Button