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Hayes, Tom

Tuesday, 7 May 2013

Dáil Éireann Debate
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Defence Forces Medicinal Products (Continued)

The Deputy received a great deal of information.More Button

The time for this question has almost expired. I will allow a brief supplementary from Deputy Pádraig Mac Lochlainn.More Button

Fodder Crisis: Motion [Private Members]

Which Deputy?More Button

Deputy Ó Cuív is not listening to them after that statement.More Button

Fodder Crisis: Motion [Private Members] (Continued)

I am glad to have the opportunity to contribute to this important debate. Recent months have been tough for farmers or anybody involved in the agriculture industry. The Minister, the co-operative...More Button

We are where we are, but the position has changed a great deal in the past week. While there will be more difficult weather conditions in certain areas, as the Minister has pointed out, the good...More Button

The issue is to plan, as Teagasc has urged in its latest article, for availability of fodder next winter because that is the real difficulty we are facing. Silage ground throughout the country h...More Button

Regarding some of the contributions made by Deputies on the opposite side of the House, they would like to see the bad weather continue for another few weeks because then the motion would be rele...More Button

That is a good angle.More Button

Pension Provisions

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if she will confirm that her Department accepts no liability regarding the Labour Court recommendations, LCR19293, regarding the provisions of pension benefits of supervisors and assistant supervis...More Button

Personal Insolvency Act

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: if a person and their spouse apply for insolvency, will entering into an insolvency agreement affect their spouse's qualified financial adviser qualification; and if it will affect other employment...More Button

Nitrates Usage

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: in view of the current fodder crises, if all farmers will be allowed to use fertiliser with an increased amount of nitrogen and phosphates up to a maximum level of 10% above the levels agreed in th...More Button

Forestry Premium Scheme Payments

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: when payment under the 2013 forestry premium scheme will issue in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Tipperary; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button