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Wallace, Mick

Thursday, 20 December 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.

Penalty Point System

My colleagues and I have called for a public inquiry into allegations of malpractice in the administration of the penalty points system.More Button

Penalty Point System (Continued)

Some people are very concerned about problems in the system in terms of what it is lawful to terminate and what is not. What is required is a review of the system surrounding the discretion the ga...More Button

Other Questions (Resumed) (Continued)

Wexford received €900,000 in capital sports grants. Given the money the Minister of State had at his disposal, that was fair enough. However, there is serious concern in Wexford, particularly amo...More Button

Soccer is probably the biggest sport in the county and we got €40,000 out of the total allocation, which is less than 5%. Applications were submitted by 18 clubs and by the football league itsel...More Button

If more funding becomes available in the next 12 months, I ask the Minister of State to consider the soccer clubs in a favourable manner. I realise that some clubs' applications were rejected fo...More Button

The Minister of State knows what I am saying.More Button

Sports Capital Programme Applications

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: if any additional funding will be made available to support some of the clubs which were not allocated money under the 2012 sports capital programme; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the criteria used to determine the way the €26 million of funding for sports capital grants was allocated to sports clubs; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button