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Table of Contents

Tuesday, 2 October 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 776 No. 3

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Prelude

Ceisteanna - Questions

Priority Questions

Credit Guarantee Scheme Applications

Job Creation

Sick Pay Scheme Expenditure

Local Enterprise Offices Remit

Other Questions

Youth Unemployment Data

Unemployment Levels

Industrial Development

Job Creation

Leaders' Questions

Ceisteanna - Questions (Resumed)

Official Engagements

Ministerial Appointment: Announcement by Taoiseach

Order of Business

Topical Issue Matters

Topical Issue Debate

Public Transport Provision

Election Management System

Road Safety Issues

Pyrite Remediation Programme Issues

Health and Social Care Professionals (Amendment) Bill 2012: Order for Second Stage

Health and Social Care Professionals (Amendment) Bill 2012: Second Stage

Addiction Services: Motion [Private Members]

Written Answers Nos. 1-52

Written Answers Nos. 53-63

Copyright Legislation Review

Job Creation

Youth Unemployment Data

Workplace Relations Services Provision

Employment Support Services

Small and Medium Enterprises Closures

Advisory Group on Small Business Recommendations

Written Answers Nos. 64-74

Retail Sector Issues

Skills Shortages

Credit Availability

Job Protection

Microenterprise Loan Fund Applications

Cross-Border Co-operation

Research Funding

Wage-setting Mechanisms

Exports Data

Commercial Rates Impact

Enterprise Support Services Provision

Written Answers Nos. 75-95

EU Funding

Economic Competitiveness

Job Initiatives

Job Initiatives

Credit Guarantee Scheme Implementation

Trade Missions Numbers

Unemployment Levels

Job Creation

Small and Medium Enterprises Supports

Joint Labour Committees Agreements

Labour Market Issues

Job Initiatives

Employment Rights Issues

National Minimum Wage

Enterprise Statistics

Unemployment Data

Poverty Statistics

Written Answers Nos. 96-114

Cross-Border Projects

Ministerial Responsibilities

Departmental Staff Allowances

Overseas Visitors Data

Departmental Staff Rehiring

Departmental Staff Allowances

International Study Opportunities

EU Presidency Priorities

Foreign Conflicts

United Nations Resolutions

Departmental Staff Rehiring

Tax Reliefs Availability

European Investment Bank Loans

Credit Availability

Tax Code

Tax Reliefs Cost

Departmental Staff Allowances

Written Answers Nos. 115-135

Tax Yield

Insurance Costs

Tax Credits

Financial Services Regulation

Price Inflation

Tax Yield

National Debt

National Debt

Household Debt Statistics

Household Debt Statistics

Pension Provisions

Mortgage Interest Rates Issues

Banking Sector Regulation

Credit Review Office Appeal Numbers

Credit Ratings

Tax Yield

National Debt

NAMA Staff Unauthorised Disclosures

NAMA Staff Transactions

Written Answers Nos. 136-154

Mortgage Interest Relief Application

Debt Cancellation

Tax Code

GDP-GNP Levels

Bank Charges

Employment Support Services

Post-Leaving Certificate Courses

Psychological Assessments

School Accommodation

Pupil-Teacher Ratio

School Staffing

University Status

School Furniture

Sports Facilities Provision

Higher Education Courses Applications

Teaching Contracts

Consultancy Contracts Issues

School Staffing

Written Answers Nos. 155-174

Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme Eligibility

Departmental Staff Remuneration

School Patronage

School Transport Provision

Student Grant Scheme Eligibility

Schools Building Projects Applications

Schools Building Projects Status

School Transport Appeals

School Transport Applications

Departmental Expenditure

School Transport Provision

Student Grant Scheme Eligibility

Teacher Training Provision

Site Acquisitions

School Curriculum

School Transport Eligibility

School Transport Appeals

English Language Training Organisations

Physical Education Facilities

Pyrite Remediation Programme Issues

Written Answers Nos. 175 - 194

Schools Building Projects Status

Schools Building Projects Status

Schools Building Projects Status

Teaching Qualifications

Special Educational Needs Staffing

School Curriculum

School Curriculum

School Transport Eligibility

Third Level Courses Availability

Broadband Services Provision

Third Level Facilities

School Staffing

Teaching Qualifications

School Staffing

School Staffing

School Staffing

Written Answers Nos. 195-214

Student Grant Scheme Eligibility

World University Rankings

State Examinations Reviews

Postgraduate Enrolments

Student Grant Scheme Applications

School Completion Programme

Schools Building Projects Status

Teacher Fee Refund Scheme

Irish Language Issues

Public Sector Staff Issues

Public Sector Pensions Expenditure

Infrastructure and Capital Investment Programme

Public Sector Pensions Legislation

Public Sector Staff Issues

Flood Prevention Measures

Capital Programme Expenditure

Drainage Schemes Status

Flood Prevention Measures

Written Answers Nos. 215 - 234

Departmental Staff Allowances

Departmental Properties

Public Expenditure Statistics

Public Sector Reform Review

Public Procurement Tenders

Croke Park Agreement Savings

Upward Only Rent Reviews

Public Sector Staff Remuneration

Departmental Staff Recruitment

Action Plan for Jobs

Action Plan for Jobs

Joint Labour Committees Agreements

IDA Jobs Data

Public Sector Allowances Review

Departmental Schemes

Departmental Properties

IDA Expenditure

County and City Enterprise Boards Funding

IDA Jobs Data

Written Answers Nos. 235-254

Mobile Telephone Chargers

European Council Meetings

Ministerial Responsibilities

Trade Missions Participation

Media Mergers

Job Creation Targets

IDA Portfolio

Economic Competitiveness

Job Losses

Economic Growth Initiatives

Job Creation

Work Permit Application Numbers

Work Permit Criteria

Job Creation Data

Upward Only Rent Reviews

Economic Policy

Written Answers Nos. 255-274

Departmental Staff Rehiring

Supplementary Welfare Allowance Appeals

Disability Allowance Applications

Rent Supplement Scheme Eligibility

Financial Services Regulation

Rent Supplement Scheme Eligibility

Carer's Allowance Applications

Child Benefit Payments

Carer's Allowance Applications

Employment Support Services

Invalidity Pension Applications

Domiciliary Care Allowance Appeals

Back to Education Allowance Eligibility

Exceptional Needs Payments

Carer's Allowance Eligibility

Insolvency Payments Scheme Applications

Social Welfare Appeals Status

Free Travel Scheme Administration

Written Answers Nos. 275-94

Jobseeker's Allowance Applications

Severe Weather Events Response

Departmental Staff Allowances

Farm Assist Scheme Appeals

Supplementary Welfare Allowance Applications

Carer's Allowance Applications

Rent Supplement Scheme Applications

Insolvency Payments Scheme Applications

Invalidity Pension Eligibility

Rent Supplement Scheme Applications

Departmental Expenditure

Carer's Allowance Application Numbers

Social Welfare Appeals Status

Insolvency Payments Scheme Payments

Carer's Allowance Appeals

Social Welfare Code Review

Social Welfare Appeals Status

Written Answers Nos. 295-314

Disability Allowance Appeals

Mortgage Arrears Proposals

Mortgage Arrears Proposals

Carer's Allowance Applications

Carer's Allowance Applications

Jobseeker's Allowance Appeals

Community Employment Schemes Places

Disability Allowance Appeals

Supplementary Welfare Allowance Applications

Illness Benefit Appeals

Social Welfare Code

Disability Allowance Applications

Disability Allowance Appeals

Rent Supplement Scheme Payments

Social Welfare Schemes

Written Answers Nos. 315 - 334

Invalidity Pension Appeals

Carer's Allowance Application Numbers

Modernisation Projects Expenditure

Carer's Allowance Appeals

Carer's Allowance Applications

Guardian's Payment Appeals

Carer's Allowance Eligibility

Departmental Staff Rehiring

Turbary Rights

Jaunting Car Operators

Turf Cutting Compensation Scheme Payments

Turf Cutting Compensation Scheme Payments

Departmental Staff Allowances

Harbours and Piers Funding

Inland Waterways Maintenance

National Raised Bog Management Plan

Turf Cutting Compensation Scheme Relocation Options

Turf Cutting Compensation Scheme Application Numbers

Commonage Framework Plans

Written Answers Nos 335-354

Special Areas of Conservation Designation

Irish Language Issues

Courts Service Issues

Departmental Staff Rehiring

Broadcasting Service Provision

Broadband Services Provision

Inland Fisheries Issues

Fisheries Protection

Telecommunications Services Provision

Departmental Staff Remuneration

Broadcasting Service Provision

Gas and Electricity Disconnections

Broadband Services Provision

Broadband Services Speeds

Broadcasting Service Provision

Hydraulic Fracturing Licence Applications

Telecommunications Services Provision

Broadcasting Service Provision

Written Answers Nos. 355-374

Departmental Staff Rehiring

Proposed Legislation

Nitrates Usage

Nitrates Usage

Referendum Expenditure

Water Meters Installation

Local Authority Housing Rents

Motor Tax Yield

Water and Sewerage Schemes Provision

Local Authority Housing Waiting Lists

Local Authority Housing Maintenance

Departmental Staff Remuneration

Flood Prevention Measures

Water and Sewerage Schemes Status

Local Authority Housing Waiting Lists

Homeless Persons Data

Regeneration Projects Status

Noise Pollution Legislation

Written Answers Nos. 375-394

Water and Sewerage Schemes Status

Social and Affordable Housing Provision

Local Authority Services

Electoral Divisions Report

Septic Tank Registration Scheme

Departmental Staff Remuneration

Local Authority Staff

Departmental Expenditure

Departmental Expenditure

Local Authority Charges Application

Local Authority Services

Environmental Regulations

Written Answers Nos. 395-414

Traveller Accommodation

Light Pollution

Commercial Rates Write-Offs

Unfinished Housing Developments

Unfinished Housing Developments

Septic Tank Registration Scheme

Register of Electors Administration

Departmental Staff Rehiring

Departmental Funding

Charities Regulation

Citizenship Applications

Departmental Bodies

Departmental Bodies

Anti-Racism Measures

Crime Data

Legal Aid Application Numbers

Registration of Title

Crime Levels

Written Answers Nos 415-434

Garda Investigations

Departmental Staff Allowances

Garda Stations Closures

Crime Data

Garda Transport Expenditure

Criminal Prosecutions Data

Personal Insolvency Act

Visa Applications

Proposed Legislation

Asylum Applications

Garda Stations Opening Hours

Garda Investigations

Naturalisation Applications

Crime Levels

Illicit Trade in Tobacco

Strategy on Domestic, Sexual and Gender-Based Violence

Written Answers Nos. 435-454

Crime Prevention

Courts Service Issues

Garda Divisional Headquarters

Garda Investigations

Legal Services Regulation

Public Sector Allowances Review

Defence Forces Personnel

Defence Forces Personnel

Defence Forces Reserve Funding

Army Barracks Closures

Commemorative Events

Departmental Staff Rehiring

Departmental Offices

Disadvantaged Areas Scheme Payments

Aquaculture Licences Applications

Agri-Environment Options Scheme Payments

Live Exports

Forestry Grants

Written Answers Nos. 455 - 465

Animal Welfare Issues

Milk Quota Leases

Noxious Weeds

Departmental Schemes

Suckler Welfare Scheme Payments

Agri-Environment Options Scheme Payments

Departmental Staff Remuneration

Food Harvest 2020 Strategy

Alternative Energy Projects

Agri-Environment Options Scheme Payments

Written Answers Nos. 466 - 485

Fisheries Protection

Agriculture Schemes Payments

Agriculture Schemes Payments

Agri-Environment Options Scheme Payments

Agriculture Schemes Expenditure

Single Payment Scheme Eligibility

Rural Environment Protection Scheme Payments

Disadvantaged Areas Scheme Payments

Disadvantaged Areas Scheme Payments

Aquaculture Licences Applications

Aquaculture Licences Applications

Departmental Offices

Live Exports

Alternative Farm Enterprises

Aquaculture Licences Applications

Aquaculture Development

Written Answers Nos. 486-496

Live Exports

Departmental Appointments

Youth Services Provision

Child Care Services Provision

Child Care Services Provision

Children in Care

Children in Care

Departmental Staff Allowances

Gaisce Awards

Youth Services Provision

Child Care Services Provision

Written Answers Nos. 497-516

Child Care Services Provision

Child Care Services Provision

Preschool Services

Child and Family Support Agency Establishment

Early Years Strategy Implementation

Inter-Country Adoptions

Departmental Staff Rehiring

Medical Card Applications

Water Fluoridation

Mobility Allowance Appeals

Health Insurance Regulation

Public Sector Allowances Review

Orthodontic Services Waiting Lists

Hospital Staff Issues

Health Services Staff Issues

Medical Card Applications

Medical Aids and Appliances Applications

Mental Health Services Provision

Written Answers Nos. 517-536

Home Help Service Provision

Services for People with Disabilities

Hospital Appointment Delays

Departmental Staff Remuneration

Hospital Staff Issues

Hospital Equipment

Primary Care Centres Provision

Hospital Services

Medicinal Products Expenditure

Medical Card Appeals

Drugs Payment Scheme Administration

Hepatitis C Compensation Payments

Health Services Expenditure

Medical Card Eligibility

Health Services Expenditure

Written Answers Nos. 537-556

National Children's Hospital Location

Health Services Provision

Hospital Services

Cross-Border Co-operation

Public Procurement Tenders

Services for People with Disabilities

Health Services Provision

Medical Card Applications

Medical Card Applications

Medical Card Delays

Medical Card Appeals

Hospitals Funding

Health Services Reform

Accident and Emergency Services Provision

National Lottery Funding Applications

Services for People with Disabilities

National Treatment Purchase Fund Payments

Speech and Language Therapy

Home Help Service Provision

Hospital Staff Issues

Written Answers Nos. 557-576

General Medical Services Scheme Administration

Home Help Service Provision

Departmental Expenditure

Hospital Consultants Remuneration

Speech and Language Therapy

Hospital Consultants Remuneration

Primary Care Centres Expenditure

Disability Allowance Appeals

Hospital Services

Mental Health Services Provision

Hospital Staff Issues

Mental Health Services Provision

Medical Aids and Appliances Applications

Health Services Staff Issues

National Lottery Funding Applications

Medical Card Applications

Vaccination Programme

Health Services Provision

Primary Care Centres Provision

Written Answers Nos. 577-596

Medical Card Applications

Dental Services Provision

HSE Staff Remuneration

Medical Card Applications

Hospital Bed Data

Respite Care Services

Hospital Facilities

Long-Term Illness Scheme Budget

Medical Card Appeals

Health Services Provision

Medical Card Applications

Health Services Staff Issues

Noise Pollution Legislation

Sports Funding

Taxi Regulations

Bus Éireann Services

Taxi Regulations

Dublin Bus Services

Ports Development

Aviation Licences

Written Answers Nos. 597-616

Departmental Agencies Issues

Departmental Staff Remuneration

Sports Funding

Road Safety Issues

Departmental Funding

Road Projects Contracts

Rail Services

Rail Services

Rail Services

West-Link Toll Bridge

The Gathering Revenue

Pilot Training Courses

Sports Capital Programme Applications

National Cycle Network

Roadworthiness Testing

Driving Licence Issues

Bus Éireann Services

Road Network

Ministerial Appointments


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