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Dolan, Aisling, Dillon, Alan , Hoey, Annie, Ward, Barry, Leddin, Brian, Berry, Cathal , Crowe, Cathal, O'Sullivan, Christopher, O'Callaghan, Cian, Kerrane, Claire, Devlin, Cormac, O'Rourke, Darren, Smith, Duncan, Flynn, Eileen, McCallion , Elisha, Currie, Emer, Higgins, Emer, McGreehan, Erin, Duffy, Francis Noel, Ahearn, Garret, Gannon, Gary, Cairns, Holly, O'Connor, James, Carroll MacNeill, Jennifer, Whitmore, Jennifer , Flaherty, Joe , Cummins, John, McGahon , John, Guirke, Johnny , Mythen, Johnny, Boylan, Lynn, Farrell, Mairéad , Noonan, Malcolm, Ó Cathasaigh, Marc, Sherlock, Marie, Wall, Mark, Browne, Martin, Fitzpatrick, Mary, Seery Kearney, Mary, Carthy, Matt, Shanahan, Matt, Carrigy, Micheál, Hourigan, Neasa, Foley, Norma, Crowe, Ollie, Smyth, Ossian, Daly, Pa, Ryan, Patricia , Costello, Patrick, Donnelly, Paul, O'Reilly, Pauline, Tully, Pauline , McAuliffe, Paul , Cronin, Réada, Moynihan, Rebecca, O'Donoghue, Richard, O'Gorman, Roderic, Garvey, Róisín, Ó Murchú, Ruairí, Keogan, Sharon, Clarke, Sorca, Matthews, Steven , Gould, Thomas, Murphy, Verona, Martin, Vincent P., Wynne, Violet-Anne

Tuesday, 6 October 2020

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An tOrd Gnó - Order of Business (Continued)

We know from media reports that the Minister for Health was urged by legal advisers to introduce legislation to allow the Government to forcibly close meat plants. We know entire counties have had...More Button

Is it proposed to introduce legislation?More Button

Will the Taoiseach introduce the legislation?More Button

Disability Services: Motion [Private Members] (Continued)

Is it not the case that in the first round, the parties that tabled the motion get to speak?More Button

I will use this ten minute slot and Deputies Pringle and O'Donoghue can take mine.More Button

Deputy O'Donoghue and whoever else can use my time later.More Button

Yes, perfect. Thank you, a Leas-Cheann Comhairle. Here is what we know. Since before Covid-19 arrived in Ireland, people with disabilities have experienced higher rates of discrimination than pe...More Button

Ordinarily, this is a breach of people's rights but during Covid-19 this puts people, some of whom have underlying medical complications, at greater risk. This is not a symptom of the pandemic but...More Button

Sick Pay Scheme

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment: if his attention has been drawn to reports that an organisation (details supplied) is refusing to engage unions on issues relating to sick pay for workers in meat plants; and if he will make a stat...More Button

Job Losses

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment: if he will intervene in situations in which employees of meat processing plants are laid off due to the fact they live in direct provision.More Button

Road Traffic Accidents

Asked the Minister for Transport: if his attention has been drawn to the road collision reporting guidelines produced by an organisation (details supplied); his views on same; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Bus Services

Asked the Minister for Transport: if his attention has been drawn to plans by Bus Éireann to close a number of its intercity routes, including the x8 from Cork city to Dublin city; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Weather Events

Asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform: further to the visit by the Minister of State for the OPW, if he will seek reports from the local authorities on the recent flooding events in west County Cork during August 2020 to address flood m...More Button

Asylum Seekers

Asked the Minister for Justice: if she will expand the plans to lease properties in Galway city centre to house asylum seekers nationwide and to remove asylum seekers from congregated settings; and if she will make a statement on...More Button

Covid-19 Tests

Asked the Minister for Health: if Covid-19 testing centres in west County Cork will be reinstated.More Button