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Ó Snodaigh, Aengus

Wednesday, 15 January 2014

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Irish Water: Motion [Private Members] (Continued)

There is a Facebook page which highlights people's election material. Election material is now coming back to haunt those who made promises. The Ceann Comhairle will be aware of Dún Laoghaire, Ra...More Button

Think of what the €180 million wasted on set-up costs and consultants could have done if it was invested in the infrastructure which has been leaking for many generations. It could have gone a l...More Button

All this is moving towards a plan to privatise water and make people pay more. One of the issues which came to the fore during the week was the fact that if citizens - Irish citizens are quite g...More Button

We have been told this is all about conserving water, but if one is good at that, one will find that is not what this is all about. One will be punished in such circumstances because Irish Water h...More Button

Banking Operations

Asked the Minister for Finance: his plans to force banks and credit card companies, as part of their strategy to reduce credit card fraud and theft, to text cardholders after each transaction, thus making them aware instantly tha...More Button

School Accommodation

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: when a school (details supplied) will be provided with a new building as at present the school consists of a number of portacabins.More Button

Partial Capacity Benefit Scheme Eligibility

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the reason behind the decision to exclude recipients of partial capacity benefit from receiving family income supplement; and if she intends revising the scheme.More Button

Departmental Expenditure

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the reason for the anticipated reduction in spending of €1.7 million on domiciliary care allowance next year; and if she anticipates a reduction in the number of applications made. More Button

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the reason for the anticipated 12% reduction in spending on carer's benefit in 2015; and if she anticipates a reduction in the number of applications made.More Button