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Burton, Joan

Wednesday, 3 July 2019

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.

Cabinet Committee Meetings

Asked the Taoiseach: when Cabinet committee E, health, last met; and when it will next meet.More Button

One of the many problems of the health service in Ireland - I do not know whether the Cabinet committee or the Cabinet has had an opportunity to discuss this - is the dysfunctional recruitment of d...More Button

My understanding is that there is a draft Health Service Executive report on this problem of recruitment which ties in with all the other problems the health service is experiencing but has a sig...More Button

Asked the Taoiseach: when Cabinet committee D, infrastructure, last met; and when it will next meet. More Button

Cabinet Committee Meetings (Continued)

Will the Taoiseach make a commitment to the Dáil to publish the report so that we can have a discussion? We do not want doctors in Ireland to be in a version of the gig economy, developing a caree...More Button

Can we have a detailed, published set of commitments in regard to capital spending for the rest of this year, next year and the year after? That is not a big ask. We are asking to see the capital...More Button

I want to ask the Taoiseach about two specific areas in regard to our constituency. First, in general, for women in Dublin and the rest of Ireland, where stands the national maternity hospital? ...More Button

Second, the master of the Rotunda Hospital, Professor Fergal Malone, wrote a heartbreaking article recently about the pressures under which staff in the Rotunda Hospital, in the centre of Dublin,...More Button

With regard to another of our maternity hospitals, the Coombe hospital also wishes to see additional investment and, in the context of the children's hospital, the Government has promised a new m...More Button

Property Tax Exemptions

Asked the Minister for Finance: the number of households exempted from property tax by county in tabular form; when he expects the households exempted to become liable; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button