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Bruton, Richard

Thursday, 17 October 2002

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 555 Nbr. 4


Order of Business.

Is the Minister for Agriculture and Food prepared to apologise on behalf of the Government to the people about the manner in which they were misled before the last general election in order to secu...More Button

I will recall for the Minister what the Minister for Finance said in the House last week. He said he made an appeal to Ministers in January to stay within their budgets. However, by the end of that...More Button

Will we see the details of these cutbacks, which will be imposed on weak sections of our community, if the Government is still determined to come in on budget, or will the Government slide away yet...More Button

It partied on.More Button

After the election was over.More Button

Does the Minister agree that Ireland, among all the countries of the European Union, has been the greatest beneficiary of market integration across Europe and that as a result of the efforts of man...More Button

I join the Leader of the Labour Party, Deputy Quinn, in raising this sensitive and important matter. All of us know these parents suffered extraordinary trauma in the loss of their children, but to...More Button

Written Answers. - Redundancy Levels.

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment: the level of notified redundancies in each month for 2000, 2001 and 2002; the date on which these figures are published each month; and the website on which they are posted.More Button

Written Answers. - Appropriations-in-Aid.

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment: the details of the appropriations-in-aid raised by her Department in 2000 and 2001; her estimate for the outturn for 2002; and the percentage yearly increase in each subhead.More Button

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment: the revenue from charges related to public services which her Department approves to be raised by agencies under her aegis, which are not included in appropriations-in-aid for 2000, 2001 and 2002.More Button

Asked the Minister for Defence: the details of the appropriations-in-aid raised by his Department in 2000 and 2001; his estimate for the outturn for 2002; and the percentage yearly increase in each subhead.More Button

Asked the Minister for Defence: the revenue from charges related to public services which his Department approves to be raised by agencies under his aegis, which are not included in appropriations-in-aid for 2000, 2001 and 2002.More Button

Asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food: the details of the appropriation-in-aid raised by his Department in 2000 and 2001; his estimate for the outturn for 2002; and the percentage yearly increase in each subhead.More Button

Asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food: the revenue from charges related to public services which his Department approves to be raised by agencies under his aegis, which are not included in appropriations in aid for 2000, 2001 and 2002.More Button

Asked the Minister for Finance: the details of the appropriations-in-aid raised by his Department in 2000 and 2001; his estimate for the outturn for 2002; and the percentage yearly increase in each subhead.More Button

Asked the Minister for Finance: the revenue from charges related to public services which his Department approves to be raised by agencies under his aegis, which are not included in appropriations in aid for 2000, 2001 and 2002.More Button

Asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs: the details of the appropriation-in- aid raised by his Department in 2000 and 2001; his estimate for the outturn for 2002; and the percentage yearly increase in each subhead.More Button

Asked the Minister for Education and Science: the details of the appropriations-in-aid raised by his Department in 2000 and 2001; his estimate for the outturn for 2002; and the percentage yearly increase in each subhead.More Button

Asked the Minister for the Environment and Local Government: the details of the appropriation-in-aid raised by his Department in 2000 and 2001; his estimate for the outturn for 2002; and the percentage yearly increase in each subhead.More Button

Asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs: the details of the appropriation-in-aid raised by his Department in 2000 and 2001; his estimate for the outturn for 2002; and the percentage yearly increase in each subhead.More Button

Written Answers. - Public Service Pay.

Asked the Minister for Finance: if he has satisfied himself that the awards in the benchmarking report 2002 are soundly based on objective analysis of private sector comparators and of difficulties in recruitment in particular sk...More Button

Asked the Minister for Finance: the arrangements which have been put in place to negotiate the value for money to be yielded from benchmarking awards made to public service workers employed under the auspices of his Department; t...More Button

Written Answers. - Central Bank Reserves.

Asked the Minister for Finance: the details of the current level of reserves within the Central Bank and of the trend in profits earned by the Central Bank over the past five years; the level of reserves; and the level of annual ...More Button

Written Answers. - Pension Provisions.

Asked the Minister for Finance: when he will implement the promise of incremental credit for former female civil servants for pension; and when the award was recommended.More Button

Written Answers. - Departmental Charges.

Asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs: the revenue from charges related to public services which his Department approves to be raised by agencies under his aegis, which are not included in appropriations-in-aid for 2000, 2001 and 2002.More Button

Asked the Minister for Education and Science: the revenue from charges related to public services which his Department approves to be raised by agencies under his aegis, which are not included in appropriations-in-aid for 2000, 2001 and 2002.More Button

Asked the Minister for Communications, Marine and Natural Resources: the revenue from charges related to public services which his Department approves to be raised by agencies under his aegis, which are not included in appropriations-in-aid for 2000, 2001 and 2002.More Button

Written Answers. - Departmental Estimates.

Asked the Minister for Communications, Marine and Natural Resources: the details of the appropriations-in-aid raised by his Department in 2000 and 2001; his estimate for the outturn for 2002; and the percentage yearly increase in each subhead.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health and Children: the details of the appropriations-in-aid raised by his Department in 2000 and 2001; his estimate for the outturn for 2002; and the percentage yearly increase in each subhead.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health and Children: the revenue from charges related to public services which his Department approved to be raised by agencies under his aegis, which are not included in appropriations in aid for 2000, 2001 and 2002.More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport: the details of the appropriations-in-aid raised by his Department in 2000 and 2001; his estimate for the outturn for 2002; and the percentage yearly increase in each subhead.More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport: the revenue from charges related to public services which his Department approves to be raised by agencies under his aegis, which are not included in appropriations in aid for 2000, 2001 and 2002.More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform: the details of the appropriation-in-aid raised by his Department in 2000 and 2001; his estimate for the outturn for 2002; and the percentage yearly increase in each subhead.More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform: the revenue from charges related to public services which his Department approves to be raised by agencies under his aegis, which are not included in appropriations in aid for 2000, 2001 and 2002.More Button

Written Answers. - Departmental Funding.

Asked the Minister for Arts, Sport and Tourism: the details of the appropriations-in-aid raised by his Department in 2000 and 2001; his estimate for the outturn for 2002; and the percentage yearly increase in each subhead.More Button

Asked the Minister for Arts, Sport and Tourism: the revenue from charges related to public services which his Department approves to be raised by agencies under his aegis, which are not included in appropriations in aid for 2000, 2001 and 2002.More Button

Written Answers. - Departmental Revenue.

Asked the Minister for the Environment and Local Government: the revenue from charges related to public services which his Department approves to be raised by agencies under his aegis, which are not included in appropriations in aid for 2000, 2001 and 2002.More Button

Asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs: the revenue from charges related to public services which his Department approves to be raised by agencies under his aegis, which are not included in appropriations in aid for 2000, 2001 and 2002.More Button

Asked the Minister for Social and Family Affairs: the details of the appropriation-in-aid raised by her Department in 2000 and 2001; her estimate for the outturn for 2002; and the percentage yearly increase in each subhead.More Button

Asked the Minister for Social and Family Affairs: the revenue from charges related to public services which her Department approves to be raised by agencies under her aegis, which are not included in appropriations in aid for 2000, 2001 and 2002.More Button

Written Answers. - Funding for Voluntary Agencies.

Asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs: the reason for the delay in announcing the allocation of ?2.5 million in grants to voluntary agencies; if he will give details of the agencies which have applied under the grant; and the amount of ...More Button