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Shortall, Róisín

Tuesday, 7 May 2013

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Alcohol Pricing

Asked the Minister for Finance: the steps, if any, he proposes to take to influence a reduction in the price of non-alcoholic beer on sale in the on and off-trade in view of the relatively high price of such products here and the...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the steps, if any, he proposes to take to influence a reduction in the price of non-alcoholic beer on sale in the on and off-trade in view of the relatively high price of such products here and the...More Button

Disability Allowance Appeals

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if she will provide an update regarding to an appeal for disability allowance in respect of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 11.More Button

Jobseeker's Allowance Eligibility

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the basis on which an application for jobseeker's allowance was refused in respect of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 9; if she will provide details of the means assessment carried out in res...More Button

Household Benefits

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if she has examined the possibility of seeking a reduction in the total cost to her Department of the free television licence scheme due to the bulk-buy nature of her Department's purchase of licen...More Button

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if her Department is currently reimbursed in circumstances where her Department discovers an overpayment which includes the overpayment of a free television licence; and will set out the arrangemen...More Button

Invalidity Pension Appeals

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if she will provide an update on an application for invalidity pension in respect of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 11; and if she will expedite a decision on this application.More Button

Illegal Dumping

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: further to Parliamentary Question No. 193 of 24 April 2013, if he will clarify if he intends to introduce legislation to assist local authorities with issuing fines for dumping in private developme...More Button

Coillte Teoranta Harvesting Rights Sale

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the way he will ensure that the rural recreation aspect of the work of Coillte will be protected in the event of the forest crop being sold to private interests; his views on whether that this sale...More Button

Foster Care Provision

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: the progress made to date in relation to each of the actions set down in the Health Information and Quality Authority report, Inspection of the Health Service Executive Dublin North West Local Heal...More Button

Public Park Access

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: further to Parliamentary Question No. 676 of 23 April 2013, if he will further elaborate on the legal position in respect of the wide-spread use of quad bikes by young persons specifically in publi...More Button