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Farrell, Alan

Tuesday, 13 October 2020

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Electric Vehicles

Asked the Minister for Environment, Climate and Communications: the incentives being designed to encourage greater commercial uptake of electric vehicles in the private and public sectors; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Environmental Policy

Asked the Minister for Environment, Climate and Communications: the status of the banning of single-use plastics here; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Climate Action Plan

Asked the Minister for Environment, Climate and Communications: the extent to which his Department is examining the need for increased involvement in local community groups to engage with climate action initiatives; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Wind Energy Guidelines

Asked the Minister for Environment, Climate and Communications: the status of wind energy production and projections; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Physical Education

Asked the Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media: if consideration will be given to considering swimming lessons as essential education rather than a training or exercise class; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Schools Building Projects

Asked the Minister for Education: her plans regarding a school (details supplied); and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Departmental Funding

Asked the Minister for Children, Disability, Equality and Integration: the status of the need for increased funding for the National Youth Council of Ireland in view of the mental health impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Student Accommodation

Asked the Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science: the measures being taken to ensure affordable access to student accommodation for third-level students; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Youth Justice Strategy

Asked the Minister for Justice: her plans to make changes to the youth diversion programme; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Courts Service

Asked the Minister for Justice: the measures being taken to ensure that court facilities are appropriately structured to hear family law cases separate to other cases; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Domestic Violence Policy

Asked the Minister for Justice: her plans to introduce paid leave for victims of domestic violence; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Covid-19 Pandemic

Asked the Minister for Health: if consideration will be given to allowing swimming lessons to continue under level 3 restrictions; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

National Centre for Pharmacoeconomics

Asked the Minister for Health: if his Department has examined the use of the quality-adjusted life year in determining drug funding; the conclusions made to its effectiveness; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Health Services Provision

Asked the Minister for Health: the measures being taken to address the growing number of non-alcohol fatty liver disease; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Primary Care Centres

Asked the Minister for Health: the level of service provision at a primary care centre (details supplied); his plans for its future use; if hours at the centre will be expanded; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the status of the future of community healthcare in Swords, County Dublin; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button