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Table of Contents

Tuesday, 19 November 2013

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 821 No. 2

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Prelude

Ceisteanna - Questions

Priority Questions

Northern Ireland Issues

Middle East Issues

Biofuel Obligation Scheme Targets

Humanitarian Aid

Middle East Issues

Other Questions

Military Aircraft Landings

Nuclear Proliferation

Ministerial Meetings

Topical Issue Matters

Leaders' Questions

Ceisteanna - Questions (Resumed)

Cabinet Committee Meetings

Cabinet Committee Meetings

Death of Former Member: Expressions of Sympathy

Order of Business

Local Government Bill 2013: Second Stage (Resumed)

Local Government Bill 2013: Referral to Select Committee

Horse and Greyhound Racing Fund Regulations 2013: Referral to Joint Committee

Supplementary Estimates for Public Services: Motion

Supplementary Estimates for Public Services: Referral to Select Committee

Topical Issue Debate

HSE Staff Remuneration

Primary Care Centre Provision

Fuel Laundering

Jobs Protection

Health Insurance (Amendment) Bill 2013: Order for Second Stage

Health Insurance (Amendment) Bill 2013: Second Stage

Youth Employment: Motion [Private Members]

Written Answers

Written Answers Nos. 1-101

Northern Ireland Issues

Passport Services

Military Aircraft Landings

Middle East Issues

EU Membership

Humanitarian Aid

Human Rights Issues

International Terrorism

Surveillance Issues

Undocumented Irish in the USA

Northern Ireland Issues

Written Answers Nos. 102-123

Diplomatic Representation Expenditure

Diplomatic Representation

Human Rights Issues

Northern Ireland Issues

Overseas Development Aid

Overseas Development Aid

Human Rights Issues

Overseas Development Aid

Constitutional Convention Expenditure

Departmental Offices

Seanad Reform

Global Economic Forum

Global Economic Forum

Cross-Border Enterprise Initiatives

Northern Ireland Issues

Good Friday Agreement

Middle East Peace Process

Written Answers Nos. 124-145

Common Foreign and Security Policy

Defence Forces Deployment

Trade Missions Data

Trade Missions Data

Diplomatic Representation

Departmental Budgets

Overseas Development Aid Provision

Overseas Development Aid Provision

Overseas Development Aid Provision

Foreign Conflicts

Foreign Conflicts

Humanitarian Aid

EU Enlargement

Written Answers Nos. 146-167

Middle East Issues

Middle East Issues

Foreign Conflicts

Foreign Conflicts

Human Rights Issues

Human Rights Issues

Tax Code

Tax Exemptions

Vehicle Registration

Property Taxation Assessments

Tax Reliefs Eligibility

Tax Collection

Property Taxation Administration

Tax Collection

Tax Credits

Tax Code

Revenue Commissioners Investigations

Written Answers Nos. 168-189

IBRC Liquidation

Tax Yield

Property Taxation Data

Tax Code

Illegal Moneylenders

Property Taxation Collection

Small and Medium Enterprises Supports

Single Euro Payments Area

Credit Review Office Reports

Tax Residency

Irish Fiscal Advisory Council Meetings

Irish Fiscal Advisory Council Reports

EU-IMF Programme of Support

Pensions Levy

International Tax Strategy

Stock Exchange

European Stability Mechanism

European Stability Mechanism

Tax Reliefs Availability

Financial Services Regulation

Written Answers Nos. 190-211

Credit Unions

Financial Services Regulation

Pension Provisions

Property Taxation Assessments

Property Taxation Data

EU-IMF Programme of Support

NewERA Remit

Tax Reliefs Eligibility

Foreign Direct Investment

Credit Unions

Banking Sector

Tax Reliefs Availability

Pyrite Remediation Programme

Tax Code

Tax Code

Drugs Smuggling

Unfinished Housing Developments

Property Taxation Administration

Credit Unions

Financial Instruments

Written Answers Nos. 212-234

Tax Reliefs Eligibility

Tax Reliefs Eligibility

Banking Sector Staff

Excise Duties Yield

Banking Sector

Mortgage Resolution Processes

Mortgage Resolution Processes

Black Economy

Pension Provisions

Property Taxation Exemptions

Tax Yield

Property Taxation Collection

Weight of Schoolbags

Momentum Programme

Student Grant Scheme Eligibility

Schools Building Projects Expenditure

National Internship Scheme Data

Student Grant Scheme Appeals

Student Grant Scheme Appeals

Schools Amalgamation

Written Answers Nos. 235-255

Student Grant Scheme Applications

School Transport Provision

School Accommodation

Student Grant Scheme Payments

Information and Communications Technology

Educational Tours

School Accommodation

School Transport Provision

School Transport Provision

Capitation Grants

Schools Building Projects Status

Student Grant Scheme Applications

Special Educational Needs Service Provision

School Costs

Student Grant Scheme Delays

Education and Training Boards Remit

Training Programmes Provision

School Textbooks Rental Scheme

Departmental Staff Remuneration

Third Level Courses Availability

Written Answers Nos. 256-277

Traveller Community

School Funding

Higher Education Courses Provision

Special Educational Needs Staff Remuneration

School Transport Availability

Schools Building Projects Status

Public Sector Pensions Legislation

Haddington Road Agreement Implementation

Public Sector Staff Remuneration

State Properties Data

Protected Disclosures in the Public Interest

Public Sector Staff Redeployment

Flood Relief Schemes Applications

Office of the Ombudsman Remit

North-South Implementation Bodies

Programme for Government Implementation

Haddington Road Agreement Implementation

European Council Meetings

Freedom of Information Legislation

Trade Agreements

Trade Agreements

Written Answers Nos. 278 - 299

Employment Rights

Small and Medium Enterprises Supports

Employment Appeals Tribunal

Job Creation

Employment Rights

Work Permit Applications

Trade Missions Data

National Minimum Wage

Departmental Expenditure

North-South Implementation Bodies

Jobs Data

IDA Site Visits

IDA Investment

International Bodies Membership

JobsPlus Scheme

Jobs Initiative

Social Insurance Yield

Carer's Allowance Eligibility

Written Answers Nos. 300-321

National Internship Scheme Data

Rent Supplement Scheme Eligibility

Disability Allowance Appeals

Social Welfare Appeals Status

Household Benefits Scheme

Youth Guarantee

Domiciliary Care Allowance Appeals

Social Welfare Appeals

Supplementary Welfare Allowance Appeals

Disability Allowance Appeals

Carer's Allowance Appeals

Rent Supplement Scheme Appeals

Disability Allowance Appeals

Disability Allowance Appeals

Invalidity Pension Appeals

Written Answers Nos. 322-343

Carer's Allowance Appeals

Defined Benefit Pension Schemes

Domiciliary Care Allowance Appeals

Fuel Allowance Eligibility

Pension Provisions

FÁS Training Programmes Provision

Household Benefits Scheme

Invalidity Pension Appeals

Domiciliary Care Allowance Appeals

Invalidity Pension Appeals

Carer's Allowance Appeals

Social Insurance

Defined Benefit Pension Schemes

Rent Supplement Scheme Data

Domiciliary Care Allowance Applications

Written Answers Nos. 344-365

Rent Supplement Scheme Applications

Community Work Initiatives

Rent Supplement Scheme Administration

Youth Guarantee

Child Benefit Payments

State Pension (Contributory) Eligibility

Youth Guarantee

Supplementary Welfare Allowance Payments

Garda Vetting of Personnel

Community Welfare Services

State Pension (Contributory) Eligibility

Jobseeker's Allowance Eligibility

Departmental Offices

Written Answers Nos. 366-387

Consultancy Contracts Expenditure

Rent Supplement Scheme Payments

Social Welfare Appeals Delays

Employment Support Services

Mortgage Interest Supplement Appeals

Commemorative Events

National Monuments

Forbairt Thionscal na hIascaireachta

Deontais do Comharchumainn

National Monuments

National Archives

Consultancy Contracts Expenditure

Proposed Legislation

Architectural Heritage

Architectural Heritage

National Lottery Funding Disbursement

North-South Implementation Bodies

National Monuments

Prospecting Licences

Written Answers Nos. 388-409

Post Office Network

Semi-State Bodies

Public Broadcasting Charge Introduction

Broadband Service Provision

Inland Fisheries Ireland

Broadband Service Provision

Broadcasting Sector Regulation

North-South Implementation Bodies

Broadcasting Service Provision

Ministerial Meetings

Broadcasting Service Provision

Broadcasting Service Provision

Written Answers Nos. 410-431

Public Broadcasting Charge Introduction

Offshore Exploration

Broadcasting Sector Regulation

SEAI Wind Atlas

National Broadband Plan Implementation

Motor Tax Issues

Local Authority Housing Maintenance

Local Authority Finances

Local Authorities Management

Local Authorities Management

Local Authorities Management

Property Taxation Yield

Leader Programmes Funding

Local Authority Funding

Social and Affordable Housing Applications

Social and Affordable Housing Provision

Social and Affordable Housing Provision

Social and Affordable Housing Provision

Written Answers Nos. 432 - 453

Security of the Elderly

Irish Water Establishment

Local Government Fund

Pyrite Remediation Programme Implementation

Property Taxation Exemptions

Local Authority Housing

Commercial Rates

Local Authority Staff Recruitment

Noise Pollution Legislation

Housing Issues

Property Taxation Exemptions

Household Charge Collection

Water Charges Administration

Building Regulations Compliance

Water Meters Installation

Water Charges Introduction

Local Authority Staff Numbers

Irish Water Staff

Proposed Legislation

Written Answers Nos. 454 - 474

Irish Water Establishment

Consultancy Contracts Expenditure

Local Authority Housing Maintenance

Water Services Provision

Housing Issues

Local Authority Housing Eligibility

Irish Water Funding

Departmental Expenditure

Planning Issues

Water Charges Introduction

Departmental Expenditure

Waste Disposal

Written Answers Nos. 475-495

Water and Sewerage Schemes Provision

Local Authority Funding

Fire Stations Upgrade

Anti-Social Behaviour

Housing Assistance Payments Implementation

Local Authority Housing Maintenance

Water and Sewerage Schemes Funding

Irish Water Funding

Local Authority Services

Local Authority Expenditure

Local Authority Expenditure

Planning Issues

Planning Issues

Insolvency Service of Ireland Administration

Insolvency Service of Ireland Funding

Insolvency Service of Ireland Application Numbers

Insolvency Service of Ireland Administration

Insolvency Service of Ireland Staff

Written Answers Nos. 496-516

Insolvency Service of Ireland Administration

Data Protection

Search and Rescue Service

Mortgage Arrears Issues

Court Accommodation Refurbishment

Naturalisation Applications

Crime Data

Magdalen Laundries

Magdalen Laundries

Visa Applications

Prison Staff

Road Safety

Subsidiary Protection Applications

Visa Applications

Military Aircraft Landings

Garda Vetting Applications

Proposed Legislation

Written Answers Nos. 517 - 537

Judicial Appointments

Residency Permits

Naturalisation Applications

Crime Data

Garda Deployment

Garda Vetting Applications

Naturalisation Applications

Citizenship Applications

Land Transfers

Garda Recruitment

Immigration Policy

Departmental Legal Costs

Visa Applications

Garda Investigations

Naturalisation Applications

Garda Retirements

Garda Transport Data

Garda Deployment

Ground Rents Payments

Immigration Policy

Written Answers Nos. 538-558

Court Records

Cash for Gold Trade

Residency Permits

Court Orders

Crime Data

Crime Data

Crime Data

Garda Deployment

Legislative Programme

Computer Crime Investigation Unit

Garda Investigations

Garda Investigations

Overseas Missions

Departmental Properties

Departmental Properties

Civil Defence Training

Departmental Bodies

Written Answers Nos. 559-579

Defence Forces Deployment

Defence Forces Recruitment

Animal Welfare

Commonage Framework Plans

Disadvantaged Areas Scheme Payments

Single Payment Scheme Payments

Single Payment Scheme Payments

Agriculture Schemes Payments

Single Payment Scheme Payments

Disadvantaged Areas Scheme Payments

Single Payment Scheme Payments

Single Payment Scheme Payments

Foreshore Licence Applications

Single Payment Scheme Payments

Disadvantaged Areas Scheme Payments

Live Exports

Common Agricultural Policy Reform

Food Harvest 2020 Strategy

Written Answers Nos. 580-600

Disadvantaged Areas Scheme Payments

Single Payment Scheme Payments

Single Payment Scheme Payments

Single Payment Scheme Payments

Single Payment Scheme Payments

Disadvantaged Areas Scheme Payments

Harbours and Piers Funding

Disadvantaged Areas Scheme Payments

Disadvantaged Areas Scheme Appeals

Disadvantaged Areas Scheme Eligibility

Grassland Sheep Scheme Payments

Live Exports

Trade Missions Data

Single Payment Scheme Payments

Single Payment Scheme Payments

Scéim na Limistéar faoi Mhíbhuntáiste

Disadvantaged Areas Scheme Payments

Single Payment Scheme Payments

Single Payment Scheme Payments

Written Answers Nos. 601-621

Rural Environment Protection Scheme Payments

Single Payment Scheme Administration

Agriculture Schemes Payments

Rural Environment Protection Scheme Payments

Agriculture Schemes Payments

Agriculture Schemes Payments

Agriculture Schemes Payments

Single Payment Scheme Payments

Horticulture Sector

Milk Quota Cessation

Child Care Services Inspections

Foreign Adoptions

Youth Services Funding

Child Care Services Expenditure

Children's Rights Referendum

UN Issues

Adoption Records Provision

Written Answers Nos. 622-44

Preschool Services

Youth Services Funding

Water Fluoridation

Health Services Staff Data

Medical Card Reviews

Hospital Waiting Lists

Medical Card Eligibility

Alcohol Pricing

Alcohol Advertising

Alcohol Sales

Water Fluoridation

Medicinal Products Availability

Orthodontic Service Provision

Orthodontic Service Waiting Lists

Community Care Provision

Accident and Emergency Services Provision

Hospital Investigations

Ambulance Service Response Times

Ambulance Service Provision

Written Answers Nos. 645-663

Medical Card Eligibility

Parliamentary Questions Numbers

Departmental Expenditure

National Drugs Strategy Implementation

Medical Card Applications

HSE Governance

Medical Card Eligibility

Child Safety

Long-Term Illness Scheme Eligibility

Water Fluoridation

Orthodontic Service Provision

Medical Card Delays

Treatment Abroad Scheme

Health Services Provision

Medical Card Appeals

Home Help Service Provision

Medical Card Eligibility

Hospital Appointment Delays

Medical Card Appeals

Written Answers Nos. 664-685

Medical Card Appeals

Health Services Provision

Medical Card Appeals

Water Fluoridation

Hospital Charges

HSE Properties

Motorised Transport Grant Applications

Health Insurance Issues

Hospital Services

Pension Provisions

Medical Card Applications

Hospital Appointment Status

Departmental Bodies

Commencement of Legislation

HSE Expenditure

Ambulance Service Provision

Prescription Policy

Health Insurance Levy

Departmental Bodies Expenditure

Medical Card Applications

Hospital Investigations

Written Answers Nos 686-705

Medical Card Eligibility

HSE Waiting Lists

National Children's Hospital Status

Primary Care Centre Provision

Hospitals Building Programme

Hospital Waiting Lists

Hospital Waiting Lists

Health Services Staff Recruitment

Hospital Consultants Recruitment

Treatment Abroad Scheme

Rare Diseases Strategy Implementation

Long-Term Illness Scheme Eligibility

Hospital Services

HSE Agency Staff Data

Hospitals Expenditure

HSE Properties

Written Answers Nos. 706-726

Local Drugs Task Forces

Hospital Appointment Status

Proposed Legislation

Hospital Appointment Status

Hospital Equipment

Medicinal Products Prices

Infectious Disease Screening Service

Medical Card Delays

Medical Card Eligibility

Freedom of Information Requests

Services for People with Disabilities

Medical Card Applications

Health Services Provision

Hospital Charges

Hospital Appointment Status

Home Help Service Provision

Road Projects

Road Improvement Schemes

Bus Éireann Services

Road Safety

Written Answers Nos. 727-747

Road Safety

Rail Services

Road Projects

Road Safety

Public Private Partnerships Cost

Departmental Legal Costs

Departmental Expenditure

Data Protection

Departmental Bodies

Road Projects Expenditure

State Bodies Expenditure

Road Projects

Driver Licence Applications

Road Projects

Sports Funding

Driver Licence Renewals

Driver Licences


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