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McHugh, Joe

Tuesday, 9 October 2018

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Business of Dáil

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Allocation of Time: Motion

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Local Authority Expenditure

The following table presents total expenditure of local government, Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Ireland and local government expenditure as a percentage of GDP for the years 2013 to 2017. 2017 ...More Button

Budget Submissions

As the Deputy is aware, the 2019 Budget Estimates will be announced today by my colleague, the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, and it would be inappropriate for me to make any comment p...More Button

Harbours and Piers Funding

As the Deputy is no doubt aware, the development of the pier at Machaire Rabhartaigh has been included in Project Ireland 2040.  My Department is working with Donegal County Counci...More Button

Local Authority Funding

The Deputy may be aware that my Department sanctioned funding of €56,850 to Donegal County Council to carry out works on this bridge in 2005 under the Gaeltacht Village Renewal Scheme. Under this ...More Button

I should also point out that under the Department’s Scéim na mBóithre Áise, funding was similarly provided to local authorities to carry out repair works on minor roads in Gaeltacht areas, subjec...More Button

Official Languages Act 2003 Compliance

In accordance with Section 11(1) of the Official Languages Act (2003), my Department is actively engaged in the process of agreeing inaugural and subsequent schemes with a large number of public bo...More Button