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Ó Fearghaíl, Seán

Tuesday, 19 November 2013

Dáil Éireann Debate
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Leaders' Questions (Continued)

Unfortunately, I do not know whether it is as a result of a breakdown in communications that the expressions of sympathy are listed after Taoiseach's questions. My only difficulty is that some of ...More Button

Death of Former Member: Expressions of Sympathy (Continued)

I join with my party leader, the Taoiseach and other Members in expressing heartfelt sympathy to Seán and to the members of the Power family, and, of course, to Kitty. The people of Kildare, when ...More Button

My party leader stated that I used three words to describe Paddy: fair, fierce and fervent. They are fairly accurate descriptions. I never knew him to be anything other than fair in his dealing...More Button

I considered it a great privilege to know him and to work with him. I believe I learned a great deal from him and from his exemplary commitment to public service that he demonstrated at every op...More Button

Order of Business (Continued)

What is the current status of the long-promised monuments Bill? Have the heads been considered by the Cabinet?More Button

Work Permit Applications

Asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation: if he will address the concerns raised in correspondence (details supplied) regarding a work visa in the Philippines; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Crime Data

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the number of tiger kidnappings that occurred per annum from 2005 to 2012, inclusive, and to date in 2013. More Button

Departmental Bodies

Asked the Minister for Defence: the names and qualifications of all those appointed by him to serve on his Department of Defence working group on Lariam; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Defence: if his Department has secured expert advice on the development of an anti-malaria policy; the names and qualifications of those providing such advice; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Medical Card Eligibility

Asked the Minister for Health: if he will restore a discretionary medical card to a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if he will issue a medical card to a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Hospital Charges

Asked the Minister for Health: if a person (details supplied) who should have a medical card will be exempted from hospital charges recently incurred by them; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Health Insurance Levy

Asked the Minister for Health: the specific factors that caused him to increase the risk equalisation levy on health insurance that he announced on 12 November; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Infectious Disease Screening Service

Asked the Minister for Health: if his Department has secured expert advice in relation to the development of an anti-malaria policy; the names and qualifications of those providing such advice; and if he will make a statement on...More Button