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Crowe, Seán

Tuesday, 7 February 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 754 Nbr. 3


International Agreements: Motion

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International Co-operation: Motion

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Community Employment Schemes: Motion

The Minister may pontificate about not touching community employment schemes but she is fooling no one. The significant reductions in CE payments will jeopardise the future viability of community e...More Button

There can be no justification for the Government slashing funding for materials and training grants for schemes that provide a range of essential services to children, the elderly, the disabled and...More Button

I also note that attempts by sponsors and supervisors to get Department officials to put into writing the names of participants that will be affected by these cuts, their dates of birth, the PPS nu...More Button

In a cruel change of policy, the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Deputy Brendan Howlin, has singled out lone parents and the disabled who are making every effort to return to the workfo...More Button

In another crippling blow to families that are struggling, the amount single parents can earn without reducing their social welfare entitlements will be slashed from €146.50 to €130. The...More Button

I know of one lone-parent with three children who is facing an €89 reduction in their weekly allowance.More Button

How is this lone parent expected to cope with such a massive reduction in her income? This is money she needs to provide her and her children with a basic standard of living. The Minister lives i...More Button

Written Answers - Proposed Legislation

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the position regarding the work of the expert group looking at the Criminal Assets Bureau who are reviewing the proceeds of crime legislation and the date in early 2012 that their paper will be pub...More Button

Written Answers - Road Traffic Offences

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the revenue received in fixed charges paid by speeding drivers as a result of detections by cameras operated by an outsourced safety camera network since its contract concluded in November 2009. More Button

Written Answers - School Staffing

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills in view of: the review currently being carried out into DEIS schools, if consideration has been given to teachers being placed on the redeployment panel list; and if the publication of the panel list will be d...More Button

Written Answers - Departmental Staffing

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if he will provide a list of the assistant secretaries on his Department’s payroll; and details of their salaries, allowances and expenses. More Button