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Kelleher, Billy

Thursday, 6 December 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
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Leaders' Questions

This was a budget for the rich.More Button

The Government is like the Tea Party.More Button

Leaders' Questions (Continued)

We are talking about people on low pay, not those on social welfare.More Button

On the backs of the poor.More Button

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

We speak again on this sensitive and emotive issue. It is emotive in view of the tragic circumstances surrounding the recent death of Ms Halappanavar in Galway. That certainly heightened and char...More Button

It is healthy that we in this Chamber have this debate because the issue divides families, parties and society. It is truly very divisive. The key point on all sides is that people are allowed ...More Button

This debate is about the report and its recommendations and findings. The background to the report is well known. Three women, A, B and C, brought proceedings against Ireland before the Europea...More Button

As Ireland is part of the European convention it is obliged to abide by and implement the judgments of the European Court of Human Rights. This was recognised by the Irish Government in a press re...More Button

Clearly, this point will be the difficulty for both this Parliament and the Government when bringing forward options that are recommended in this report. I listened to the debate last April, as we...More Button

I am trying to make the point as clearly as possible, if it is possible to state it clearly, that until such time as a decision is made on the broader issues, Members should not make it more convol...More Button

In this context, whatever position a person may have, I ask that the language be tempered. Many thousands of Irish women have gone and continue to go abroad and Members should be highly consciou...More Button

Finally, it is of equal importance that the word goes out that Ireland has the best maternity services in the world, bar none, and it is very important that people have full confidence in that. ...More Button

Hospitals Funding

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for the Children's University Hospital at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for the Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital in Dublin at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for the National Maternity Hospital in Dublin at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for Our Lady's Children's Hospital at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for St Vincent’s University Hospital in Dublin at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for Tallaght Hospital in Dublin at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for Connolly Hospital in Dublin at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for Beaumont Hospital in Dublin at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital in Dublin at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Dublin at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for Cork University Hospital at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for Kerry General Hospital at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for Galway University Hospital at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for Letterkenny General Hospital in County Donegal at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for the Mid-Western Regional Hospital, Limerick, at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for the Midland Regional Hospital, Mullingar, County Westmeath, at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for the Midland Regional Hospital, Tullamore, County Offaly, at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for the Midland Regional Hospital, Portlaoise, County Laois, at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for Waterford Regional Hospital at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for Naas General Hospital, County Kildare, at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for Cavan General Hospital at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for Our Lady’s Hospital, Navan, County Meath at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for Wexford General Hospital at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for South Tipperary General Hospital at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the budget deficit for St Luke’s General Hospital, County Kilkenny at the end of November 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button