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Yates, Ivan

Tuesday, 8 October 1996

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 469 Nbr. 5


Written Answers. - Opinion Polls.

Was asked: the number of opinion polls commissioned by him since December 1994; the purpose of each poll; and the overall cost of the polls carried out to date by his Department.More Button

No such opinion polls have been commissioned by my Department.More Button

Written Answers. - Grant Payments.

Was asked: if he will have arrangements made for the payment of beef premia and depopulation grants to a person (details supplied) in County Cork.More Button

Arrangements are currently in hand regarding the processing of the application made by the person in question for the ten month special beef premia. Subject to the application passing the normal c...More Button

A decision in relation to the payment of reactor-depopulation grants to the person in question has not been made. The Deputy will be informed of the decision taken in this case in due course.More Button

Written Answers. - Cattle Identity Cards.

Was asked: when blue cards will be returned to persons (details supplied) in County Cork.More Button

Following derestriction as a result of two consecutive clear tests the new cattle identity cards were posted to the herdowner mentioned on 4 October 1996. The remaining cattle identity cards will ...More Button

Written Answers. - Headage Payments.

Was asked: the current position in relation to the paying of a £2 per head increase on headage for ewe hoggets in the disadvantaged areas announced in December 1995.More Button

Was asked: the current position in relation to the £1 per head increase on mountain ewes in the most severely disadvantaged areas announced in December 1995.More Button

The European Commission agreed recently to my proposal to pay increases of £2 per hogget ewe and £1 per mountain breeding ewe under the 1996 disadvantaged areas sheep headage scheme. P...More Button

Written Answers. - Control of Farm Pollution Scheme.

Was asked: when he intends to pay a grant under the control of farmyard pollution scheme to a person (details supplied) in County Mayo in view of the fact that the grant was approved in 1995, the work was com...More Button

An application by the person in question under the control of farm pollution scheme was approved last year on the basis that payment would be made in 1997, subject to the approved works being comp...More Button

Was asked: the number of persons in each county who have indicated they have completed works approved by his Department under the control of farmyard pollution scheme; and the amount of money outstanding to f...More Button

I have set out on the table below the number of claims on hand on a county basis which are due for payment in 1997.More Button

All other claims certified for payment up to 27 September 1996 have been paid.More Button