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Kehoe, Paul

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Land Transfers

Asked the Minister for Finance: if he will address a matter (details supplied) regarding the transfer of agricultural land; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Tax Credits

Asked the Minister for Finance: his plans to provide tax credits for private well owners, group water schemes or those who have financed their own water supply but are also required to pay for water from general taxation; and if ...More Button

Tax Reliefs Eligibility

Asked the Minister for Finance: if there is an option available for a retired person living here to receive a refund on medical expenses when only paying tax on their income in the UK; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Shared Services

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the reason for the delay in issuing a P45 for a person (details supplied); if it will be issued as a priority; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Water Services

Asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government: his plans to provide compensation for private well owners, group water schemes or those who have financed their own water supply but are also required to pay for water from general taxation; and if...More Button

Naval Service Promotions

I propose to take Questions Nos. 627 to 632, inclusive, together.

  I am informed by the military authorities that the individual referred to by the Deputy does not meet the medi...More Button

Air Corps Recruitment

The Government is committed to maintaining the establishment of the Permanent Defence Force at 9,500 personnel, comprising of 7,520 Army, 886 Air Corps and 1,094 Naval Service as stated in the 2015...More Button

The manpower requirements of the Permanent Defence Force are monitored on an ongoing basis in accordance with the operational requirements of the three services. Personnel are posted on the basi...More Button

The Defence Forces do not run a general service campaign specifically for the Air Corps. The Air Corps induct personnel through a series of competitions including Cadetships, Air Corps Trainee M...More Button

On 13 March 2017, a class of 11 Trainee Military Aircraft Technicians began their training. This was augmented by an additional 11 Trainee Military Aircraft Technicians who joined in October 201...More Button

With the support of the Chief of Staff, it is intended to continue to recruit new personnel in order to ensure that the Defence Forces retain the capacity to operate effectively across all roles ...More Button