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Richmond, Neale

Tuesday, 13 October 2020

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Covid-19 Pandemic Supports

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment: if he has engaged with retailers offering designated shopping hours for vulnerable groups to encourage them to take steps to enforce designated hours to ensure vulnerable persons have a safe and co...More Button

Driver Test

Asked the Minister for Transport: the number of driver tests cancelled due to the Covid-19 lockdown; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport: the number of persons currently awaiting a driver test; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport: the number of persons who did not show up for their scheduled driver test in 2019 and 2020 before the Covid-19 pandemic; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Charitable and Voluntary Organisations

Asked the Minister for Finance: if he has considered reintroducing the tax deductions on donations for charities in view of the shortfall many charities are facing due to the Covid-19 pandemic; and if he will make a statement on ...More Button

Sports Funding

Asked the Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media: if she will consider allocating increased funding to community sports clubs due to the decrease in revenue in 2020; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Defence Forces Properties

Asked the Minister for Defence: the status of the former married quarters in the Curragh military camp; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Departmental Priorities

Asked the Minister for Defence: the steps that have been taken towards establishing a commission on the future of defence, as promised in the programme for Government; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Brexit Issues

Asked the Minister for Defence: if Ireland will reaffirm the commitment to working with the UK on defence issues after Brexit, as was previously agreed in 2015 with the memorandum of understanding; and if he will make a statement...More Button

Departmental Programmes

Asked the Minister for Education: the status of the future building programme; the works scheduled to be carried out under the programme; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Citizenship Applications

Asked the Minister for Justice: the number of citizenship applications granted in 2019 and to date in 2020; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice: if there has been a delay in the processing of citizenship applications due to the Covid-19 pandemic; if so, the size of the application backlog; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice: if she has considered moving citizenship ceremonies online due to the Covid-19 pandemic; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Crime Data

Asked the Minister for Justice: the number of knife crime convictions in each of the years from 2015 to 2019 and to date in 2020; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice: the number of knife seizures by An Garda Síochána in each of the years from 2005 to 2019, including the age range of those holding the knives, by county, in tabular form; and if she will make a sta...More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice: the number of stabbing assaults in each of the years from 2005 to 2019, including the age range of perpetrators, in tabular form; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice: her plans to tackle the issues of knife crime and knife holding among teenagers and young persons; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Garda Data

Asked the Minister for Justice: the number of full-time gardaí attached to Dundrum Garda sstation, Dublin 14; the number of parking spaces at the station; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice: the number of full-time gardaí attached to Stepaside Garda station, Dublin 18; the number of parking spaces at the station; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice: the number of full-time gardaí attached to Blackrock Garda station, County Dublin; the number of parking spaces at the station; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice: the number of full-time gardaí attached to Rathfarnham Garda station, Dublin 16; the number of parking spaces at the station; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Abortion Services Provision

Asked the Minister for Health: if a person who suffers a failed abortion here will receive a repeat service if the failed procedure has caused them to pass the 12-week mark; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Youth Services

Asked the Minister for Health: the reason behind the decision to cease sports for children and young persons in community clubs; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Covid-19 Pandemic

Asked the Minister for Health: if consideration has been given to allowing children’s extracurricular activities to continue outside of school in a private play setting, be it dance or sporting classes, at level 3 with the child...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if he will address a matter regarding exercise practitioners (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button