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Ó Snodaigh, Aengus

Tuesday, 15 October 2013

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.

Budget Statement 2014 (Continued)

Hear, hear.More Button

That is under Standing Orders.More Button

It is €100 per week.More Button

Stop muttering over there.More Button

Every Deputy includes the Taoiseach.More Button

Go back to sleep, Taoiseach.More Button

Oíche mhaith.More Button

It is €6,000 to €7,000.More Button

Financial Resolution No. 6: Income Tax (Continued)

He is reading the book.More Button

I am a firm believer in a universal health care service. I do not believe in tax relief for private health insurance or that it is compatible with the delivery of a universal health service. Howe...More Button

The Minister spoke about the substantial amount of tax foregone. Due to the changes that were announced in the budget the Minister said €94 million will be recouped to, or saved by, the Excheque...More Button

There is a raft of reasons that the public does not have confidence in the public health service. I have confidence in it, but many do not. They are scared to give up the payments they have bee...More Button

I spent most of today in Crumlin children's hospital and have nothing but praise for those working there. I have been to a number of other hospitals in the last two years. That comes with havin...More Button

This is not a move towards a universal health service. It is not even a move towards universal health insurance, which is the direction the Government promised it would take. This is, in fact, ...More Button

Those who wish to pay for private health insurance will do so, understanding that they will not get the benefit from a public service. I will not support the measure because the Minister is not ri...More Button

Community Employment Schemes Eligibility

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the position regarding a community employment scheme in respect of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 8. More Button

National Internship Scheme Administration

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if she will provide the names of companies or employers that have been blacklisted from the JobBridge scheme and the reason for same. More Button

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if she will provide the names of the members of the JobBridge steering committee and details of their professional background. More Button

Psychological Assessments

Asked the Minister for Health: if it is true that a private psychological assessment carried out on a child may not be accepted by the Health Service Executive. More Button

Health Services Access

Asked the Minister for Health: the steps he will take to address the delay in speech and language therapy, occupational therapy and psychological assessments for Ballyfermot children in view of the fact that early intervention i...More Button