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Conway-Walsh, Rose

Tuesday, 13 October 2020

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.

Financial Resolution No. 2: Excise - Mineral Oil Tax: Motion (Continued)

We already have a carbon tax. Since 2010 we have collected about €3.5 billion on carbon tax. The money has not been ring-fenced for climate change measures. People find it difficult to understan...More Button

He replied that it might be paid in 20 or 25 years' time. That is one of the problems with this proposal, namely, the little people are being taxed all the time.More Button

Another problem is the lack of alternatives in rural Ireland. The House has spent weeks debating school transport, yet we are forcing parents to drive their parents to school because they cannot...More Button

Personal Public Service Numbers

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the average wait times for a PPS number by county in tabular form; the steps she is taking to reduce wait times; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Health Insurance

Asked the Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science: his views on the substantial increase in health insurance costs resulting from the Health Insurance Authority decision to categorise non-EEA students studying here on courses of more than one acade...More Button