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Ryan, Seán

Wednesday, 18 December 2002

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 559 Nbr. 6

Private Members' Business. - Housing Policy: Motion.

Yes. I am disgusted at the lack of commitment by the Minister and his Department in efforts to find out what is happening in my local authority. The Minister made particular reference in his speech...More Button

The Government and the local authorities are going outside the Act in implementing that rule. The Act provides that affordable houses may be sold or leased to eligible persons and the Act defines a...More Button

For this Department or any Minister or local authority to implement a scheme that takes people who have no opportunity of getting a mortgage of their own from financial institutions off the list an...More Button

That is the officials.More Button

(Interruptions).More Button

Planning and Development (Amendment) Bill, 2002 [ Seanad ] : Committee and Remaining Stages.

This is another farce.More Button

This is another shambles.More Button

This is illegal, the Bill has not been debated.More Button

Written Answers. - School Curriculum.

Asked the Minister for Education and Science: if it is intended to implement the recommendation of the task force on physical sciences that science should be a compulsory subject for all junior certificate students; and if he will make a state...More Button

Written Answers. - Departmental Expenditure.

Asked the Minister for Education and Science: the reason for the reduction of 81% in the allocation for other capital projects in the third level sector; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Written Answers. - Affordable Housing.

Asked the Minister for the Environment and Local Government: the way in which a person in need of housing can be excluded from affordable housing on income grounds if he or she is unable to secure a mortgage from a building society or financial institution f...More Button