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Smith, Brendan

Tuesday, 12 March 2013

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Water Charges Introduction

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: the current timeframe for the roll-out of water metering across the State; the total number of houses to be metered; the number of homes exempted from metering; and if he will make a statement on t...More Button

RAPID Programme

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: the latest date on which the national monitoring committee for the RAPID programme met; when its next meeting is scheduled; if he intends being present; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Northern Ireland Issues

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade: if he has had discussions with Members of the Northern Ireland Executive in relation to the need for all Members of the Executive to support, without equivocation, the Police Service of Northern Ir...More Button

Farm Assist Scheme Appeals

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: when an appeal for farm assist will be approved in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Monaghan; the reason for the delay in making the decision; and if she will make a statement on th...More Button

Water Meters Expenditure

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: if his attention has been drawn to the fact that one of the conditions for inclusion on the sub-contractor panel for water metering work is a minimum annual turnover of €400,000; his views on wheth...More Button

Housing Adaptation Grants Funding

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: the total funding on an annual basis allocated to Cavan County Council for the housing adaptation grants scheme for older people and people with a disability schemes from 2008 to 2013 inclusive; th...More Button

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: the total funding on a yearly basis allocated to Monaghan County Council for the housing adaptation grants scheme for older people and people with a disability schemes from 2008 to 2013 inclusive; ...More Button

Local Authority Housing Maintenance

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: if following approval for Phase 3 of the Mullaghmatt remedial works scheme, Monaghan town, and the expected commencement of construction work mid-year, if urgent consideration will be given to the ...More Button

Thalidomide Victims Compensation

Asked the Minister for Health: the proposals, if any, he has to address the concerns of the Irish Thalidomide Association (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Hospital Facilities

Asked the Minister for Health: the position regarding the proposal to provide a medical assessment unit at Monaghan General Hospital; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button