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Troy, Robert

Thursday, 13 December 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Leaders' Questions (Continued)

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Agriculture Schemes Data

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Live Exports

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Child Poverty

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Carer's Allowance Appeals

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Respite Care Services

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School Completion Programme

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: the funding being allocated for the school completion programme in 2013; the way it compares with 2012; and if she will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Child Care Services Provision

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Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: in view of the low number of voluntary and Health Service Executive notified child-minders nationally, her plans to regulate this sector by bringing all paid child-minders under the Child Care Pre-...More Button

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: in view of the fact that the only local support to non-regulated child-minders is provided through the Health Service Executive funded child-minders advisory worker post within a number of county c...More Button

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: if discussions have taken place with Health Service Executive regarding the discontinuation of complementary funding supports to county childcare committees as a result of a refocus of role of the ...More Button

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: in view of the proposed discontinuation of Health Service Executive complementary funding used to provide essential low cost and accessible continuing professional development opportunities and qua...More Button

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: the financial supports she will put in place to assist full-time working parents who pay fees for child care provision who are outside the bands of the community childcare subvention scheme; and if...More Button

Early Child Care Education Issues

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: in view of the fact that child care funding schemes are presenting more demands on childcare services to avail of particular training or have certain competencies, and that in service training is o...More Button

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: if resources for a national implementation programme regarding Síolta, Aistear and the national literacy and numeracy strategy will be a key feature of the forthcoming national early years strategy...More Button

Medical Card Applications

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

Medical Card Appeals

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