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Tuesday, 6 October 2020

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Disability Services: Motion [Private Members] (Continued)

There have been many powerful statements in support of people with disabilities in this House tonight from all political parties. I commend my colleague, Deputy Tully, on tabling this motion and f...More Button

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A Vision for Change

Asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs: his plans to progress referendums on Irish unity.More Button

Tax Credits

Asked the Minister for Finance: his plans to increase the dependent relative tax credit in line with the incapacitated child tax credit as requested by an organisation (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the ma...More Button

Asked the Minister for Finance: if eligibility for the home carer tax credit will be extended to include single working carers; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Finance: his plans to allow carers to claim tax relief on the cost of employing a care worker while also claiming the dependent relative incapacitated child tax credit; and if he will make a statement on th...More Button

Carer's Allowance

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: her plans to commence the restoration of the carer’s allowance income disregard to ensure those on the average industrial income can qualify; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if the costs associated with caring can be deducted from reckonable income for carer’s allowance applicants; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: her plans to increase the disregard allowable in the capital formula for carer’s allowance; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Carer's Support Grant

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if the carer’s support grant will be increased; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Carer's Benefit

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: her plans to extend eligibility for carer’s benefit to include those who are self-employed; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Domiciliary Care Allowance

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if eligibility for domiciliary care allowance will be extended to children residing in hospitals; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Pension Provisions

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if she will provide a report on proposals to enact a pension for family carers in recognition of their invaluable contribution to society; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Proposed Legislation

Asked the Minister for Health: his plans to introduce a statutory homecare scheme that will provide for appropriate respite each year and a carer needs assessment for full-time carers; and if he will make a statement on the matt...More Button

Medical Cards

Asked the Minister for Health: if the carer general practitioner visit card will be extended to carers in receipt of the carer's support grant; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Home Help Service

Asked the Minister for Health: the number of persons who were allocated home help support in County Monaghan for each year since 2015 and to date in 2020, in tabular form; the number of home help hours allocated in County Monagh...More Button

Organic Farming Scheme

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the number of applicants per county per year since 2015 for the organic farming scheme; the number of successful applicants; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button