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Cowen, Barry

Thursday, 6 December 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Leaders' Questions

Deputy Stagg should better start looking around him. He might be heading off into the sunset.More Button

Yet the Government now pays the teachers half the salary.More Button

Leaders' Questions (Continued)

What tradition is that?More Button

There are no rabbits to be pulled from the hat here.More Button

How many spots are on the Minister, Deputy Rabbitte's back, with all the parties he criss-crossed?More Button

The Minister was not elected in Newry.More Button

You should tell Deputy Rabbitte to do so, given the reference he made earlier.More Button

Report of the Expert Group on the Judgment in the A, B and C v. Ireland Case: Statements (Resumed) (Continued)

Like other speakers, I welcome this debate. I also welcome the opportunity for Members to analyse and respond to the expert group's report. As Deputy McHugh has said, it is important that we, in ...More Button

Regardless of how much help and assistance has been given by this expert report in providing options and narrowing the focus, as Deputy McHugh has noted, assistance to the Government does not neces...More Button

I thank the expert group's members for their work in preparing the report, in narrowing the focus and in seeking to advise the Government and the Legislature of their responsibilities in respect ...More Button

Domiciliary Care Allowance Applications

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: when a person (details supplied) in County Offaly may expect a decision on an application for domiciliary care allowance.More Button

Medical Card Applications

Asked the Minister for Health: when a person (details supplied) in County Louth may expect a decision on an application for a medical card.More Button

Hospital Waiting Lists

Asked the Minister for Health: when a person (details supplied) in County Offaly may expect a decision on a hospital appointmentMore Button

National Roads Authority Projects

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the total funding to the National Roads Authority in 2012; the year on year reduction in funding; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the discussions he has held with the National Roads Authority on their road repair programme; the funding for the programme; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button