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Troy, Robert

Tuesday, 11 December 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Shannon Airport: Motion (Continued)

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Social Welfare Code Issues

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if she will provide details of assistance that is available to self employed and returning emigrants, if they find themselves unable to find alternative employment or if their businesses are not su...More Button

Electoral Divisions Establishment

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: if the terms and conditions of the constituency boundaries are set; when persons will be able to make a submission on the matter; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Property Taxation Application

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: if he will ensure that an estate (details supplied) in County Westmeath falls under the correct category 3 or 4 when considering estates to be exempt from the property tax. The estate came under c...More Button

Childcare Education and Training Scheme Expenditure

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: if there are grants available for childcare providers to obtain a level seven or eight qualifications; the criteria to qualify for such grants; the institutions that provide these courses; the amou...More Button

Hospitals Discharges

Asked the Minister for Health: the position regarding patients awaiting discharge from hospital who no longer require hospital care but are seeking access to either a public nursing home bed or adequate home help support and or ...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the level of progress achieved by his Department's special delivery unit and the Health Service Executive's clinical programme for elderly care in clearing the reported backlog of 600 persons, the ...More Button

Home Help Service Provision

Asked the Minister for Health: his plans for home help support provision and or care packages to delayed discharge patients who no longer require acute hospital bedsMore Button

Nursing Home Accommodation

Asked the Minister for Health: if he will reconsider his policy for closing public nursing home beds in view of the fact that some 600 patients, the majority of whom are over 65 years of age, were being kept on hospital wards an...More Button

Health Services Regulation

Asked the Minister for Health: his plans to independently regulate home help support and care packages providers; in view of the Willis Commission report findings on nursing education in the UK, which recommended that nurses sho...More Button

Health Services Staff Issues

Asked the Minister for Health: the provision of further education courses specifically for healthcare assistants over and above the FETAC level 5 healthcare support courseMore Button