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Ó Snodaigh, Aengus

Wednesday, 12 April 2017

Dáil Éireann Debate
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Leaders' Questions (Resumed) (Continued)

The Taoiseach should be considering it. It is his responsibility.More Button

We know he has exceeded his time. He has to go.More Button

Garda Commissioner: Motion [Private Members] (Continued)

Confidence? We definitely do not have confidence in her.More Button

Fianna Fáil does not have confidence in her.More Button

Residency Permits

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality: if a person (details supplied) can be issued with a letter for permission to reside here from her Department in order for the person to apply for a long-term spouse visa.More Button

Air Corps

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: if the Irish Aviation Authority has a role in ensuring that planes and helicopters flown by the Air Corps are fit to fly and that their pilots are not intoxicated; and if it has a role in suspendin...More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: if he has communication with the Irish Aviation Authority, IAA, in relation to an Air Corps pilot recently found during a random drugs test to have taken cocaine; and if he has had confirmation of ...More Button

Air Corps Operations

Asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence: the specific dates that the Air Corps Cessna aircraft have landed, officially or unofficially, at Gormanston aerodrome since the aerodrome was officially closed.More Button

Asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence: the minimum number of CASA pilots that are required in order for the Air Corps to be in a position to provide 24 hour top cover.More Button

Defence Forces Drug Tests

Asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence: the number of Defence Forces personnel, Army, Air Corps, Naval Service and Reserve, that have been randomly tested for drugs or alcohol while on duty for each of the past five years; the nature of ...More Button

Air Corps Strength

Asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence: the number of qualified CASA pilots currently serving with the Air Corps.More Button

Garda Operations

Asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence: if his attention has been drawn to the fact that the Garda surveillance helicopter can operate without the need for air traffic controllers; and the number of times in 2016 it took off and landed w...More Button

Departmental Expenditure

Asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence: the cost to his Department of the Air Corps officers mess for inflight catering; if this figure has ever been audited by an external agency; and if not, the reason.More Button

Defence Forces Medicinal Products

Asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence: the details of missions or deployment of soldiers abroad in 2015 that used the anti-malaria drugs malarone and doxycycline; the number of Defence Forces personnel involved; the rank of those on suc...More Button

Asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence: his views on whether doxycycline 100mg is a broad spectrum antibiotic (details supplied).More Button

Defence Forces Recruitment

Asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence: the direct entry or recruitment for specialist positions in the Defence Forces in the past 20 years; the reason for such policy rather than internal promotion; and if he will make a statement on th...More Button

Asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence: if he or officials from his Department had discussions with the military authorities regarding vacancies in specialist positions in the Army and Air Corps, in particular those impacting on the effe...More Button

Asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence: the number of applications from former members of foreign military services to join the Defence Forces; and the number that were allowed to join the Defence Forces in the past ten years.More Button

Defence Forces Personnel Data

Asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence: the number of former members of the Defence Forces that have joined foreign military services on completion of service here either after resigning their commission or before completing their contra...More Button

Ministerial Meetings

Asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence: if he has met with a group (details supplied) as he indicated he would.More Button