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Durkan, Bernard J.

Tuesday, 11 December 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Shannon Airport: Motion (Continued)

No IndicatorVoted No More Button

Social Partnership (Continued)

Deputy Martin has had good practice of it himself.More Button

We had 15 years before that with Deputy Martin.More Button

We had 15 years of Deputy Martin and his party in government making no decisions.More Button

Social Welfare Bill 2012: Second Stage (Continued)

Hear, hear.More Button

Garda Deployment

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the extent to which he continues to monitor the deployment of Garda numbers at various stations throughout the country with a view to ensuring a strong and visible deterrent to all forms of crime b...More Button

Crime Levels

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the extent to which the number of crimes committed by prisoners while on bail continues to monitored by his Department; the number of such incidence recorded in each of the past five years to date;...More Button

Human Rights Issues

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade: the extent to which it has been found possible directly or in consort with his EU or UN colleagues to ascertain the basis on which an Irish citizen (details supplied) for more than twenty years has...More Button

Family Income Supplement Applications

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the position regarding an application for family income supplement in respect of a person (details suppplied) in County Kildare; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Jobseeker's Allowance Eligibility

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if she will review the jobseeker's allowance payment in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare, who is now working maximum one day per week; the amount the applicant is receiving...More Button

Disability Allowance Appeals

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the progress made to date in respect of determination of an appeal in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare and their application for disability allowance; and if she will make ...More Button

Invalidity Pension Appeals

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the position regarding an appeal for invalidity pension in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if and when an appeal in respect of an application for invalidity pension will be determined in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; and if she will make a statement on the ma...More Button

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the position regarding an invalidity pension appeal in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

One-Parent Family Payment Appeals

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if and when an appeal for one parent family allowance will be determined in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Carer's Allowance Applications

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if and when an application for carer's allowance will be determined in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

State Pension (Contributory) Eligibility

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the entitlement to contributory pension in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Rent Supplement Scheme Payments

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the correct level of rent allowance payable in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; if any arrears are due in this instance; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the correct level of rent support payable in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Jobseeker's Allowance Applications

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: when the file on jobseeker's allowance in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare will be moved from the Inspector to the Deciding Officer; if a decision will be expedited taking i...More Button

Telecommunications Services Provision

Asked the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources: the possibility or likelihood of the provision of high-speed broadband in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare with particular reference to their business needs; and if he will...More Button

Residency Permits

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the progress made to date and the expected position in the determination of eligibility for residency status in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Cork; and if he will make a stateme...More Button

Visa Applications

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the nature and extent of additional documentation required and still outstanding in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: further to Parliamentary Question No. 200 of 29 November 2012, if the recent fee increase also applies to updates of residency status; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Garda Stations Closures

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: following the announcement of the closure of a number of Garda stations around the country, the extent to which it is anticipated that new rostering or other measures is likely to manifest itself i...More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the extent to which he expects the new rostering arrangement for an Garda Síochána to manifest itself in the form of the availability of extra Gardai on patrol particularly in the wake of reduced n...More Button

Garda Strength

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the total strength of an Garda Síochána in each of the past ten years; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the total strength of An Garda Síochána, male and female, all ranks at present, the number of posts if any to be filled or waiting to be filled; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Garda Retirements

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the anticipated number of retirements from an Garda Síochána in each of the next five years; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Prisoner Numbers

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the steps that are being taken in the Prison Service to segregate first time offenders from repeat offenders and provide rehabilitative training with a view to preventing recidivism; and if he will...More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the number of first time offenders committed to prison in each of the past five years and to date in 2012; the extent if any to which such prisoners were able to access segregation from repeat offe...More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the number of repeat offenders serving sentence in each of the past five years to date who have accessed education or rehabilitative training within the first year of their current sentence; and if...More Button

Human Trafficking

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the number of instances of trafficking in women or children reported or identified in each of the past five years and to date in 2012; the extent to which punitive and preventative action has been ...More Button

Missing Persons Data

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the total number of persons, male and female, adults, adolescents and children reported missing and still without trace in each of the past ten years and to date in 2012; and if he will make a stat...More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the total number of persons, male and female, adults, adolescents and children listed as missing for more than ten years and still without trace; the extent to which such cases continue to come und...More Button

Crime Data

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the trends if any emerging in respect of violent crimes in respect of death and or serious injury that continue to be monitored by his Department; the likely action to be taken to address such issu...More Button

Garda Equipment

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the extent to which modern technology and upgraded transport continues to be made available to An Garda Síochána throughout the country with particular reference to the need to focus on areas suffe...More Button

Medical Card Applications

Asked the Minister for Health: if and when a medical card will issue in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button