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Wednesday, 12 June 1996

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 466 No. 7

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An Leas-Cheann Comhairle: Information on Joe Jacob Zoom on Joe Jacob I wish to advise the House of the following maters in respect of which notice has been given under Standing Order 20 and the name of the Member in each case: (1) Deputy McDaid — the current situation regarding the water scheme for Churchill - Glendowan, County Donegal; (2) Deputy Shortall — the problem of truck parking in residential areas; (3) Deputy Broughan — the need to re-examine the provision of resources for orthodontic dental care on the north side of Dublin; (4) Deputy Eric Byrne — the need to ensure that sentencing policy is consistent in view of a recent case in which an individual convicted of stealing goods with a total value of £31 was sentenced to five years in prison; (5) Deputy Lynch — the effects on the work of FÁS [1942] community employment schemes of recent changes in the eligibility criteria for such schemes with particular reference to the many arts-based schemes currently in operation and the effects on the employment prospects of those working in the arts; (6) Deputy Seán Ryan — the safety of plastic tanks for the storage of heating oil and the regulations, if any, for the installation of such tanks; (7) Deputy Quill — the need for a central register for charity collectors, particularly in view of a recent case (details supplied) in which money collected has not been accounted for; (8) Deputy Flaherty — the urgent need for a classroom assistant for St. Patrick's national school, Drumcondra, Dublin 9; (9) Deputy Ó Cuív — an gá atá ann go gcuirfear áiseanna breise ar fáil ag Scoil Chuimsitheach Chiaráin ar an gCearthrú Rua, Contae na Gaillimhe, agus freisin go ndéanfar an scoil a athchóiriú go hiomlán, lena chur in oiriúint don líon scoláirí atá ag freastal ar an scoil seo anois; (1) Deputy Batt O'Keeffe — the need for the Minister for Health, in conjunction with the chief executive officer of the Southern Health Board, to carry out a further independent inquiry into the operation of a nursing home (details supplied) in Cork, in view of the further serious allegations made concerning the operation of the home under the Health (Nursing Homes) Act, 1990.

The matters raised by Deputies Broughan, Batt O'Keeffe, Ó Cuív and Quill have been selected for discussion.

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