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Murphy, Catherine

Tuesday, 4 December 2018

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Report on Procurement Process Audit of National Broadband Plan: Statements (Continued)

With regard to the national broadband plan, the communications protocol comprises the ground rules that were set, yet it was not used as one of the tests in respect of which Mr. Smyth was asked to ...More Button

Will one of the tests be for affordability? If not, there will be limited take-up and this will have to be revisited.More Button

What role will he have?More Button

Health (Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy) Bill 2018: Report Stage (Resumed) (Continued)

There is a value in collecting information for statistical purposes to provide better healthcare and I will support amendment No. 42 for that reason.More Button

I have not contributed extensively to this debate. Everyone has a right to his or her opinion but this is difficult to take on board. This amendment, particularly paragraph (f) that has been al...More Button

This is not about public health policy. This is about making women feel guilty. It is about making women feel ashamed. That is not part of good health policy. This is objectionable. It has b...More Button

Departmental Funding

Asked the Taoiseach: the amount of funding or grant aid or both that his Department has made to an association (details supplied) from 1 January 2008 to 2017, and to date in 2018; the purpose for which the funding and-...More Button

Asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence: the amount of funding and-or grant aid his Department has made to an association (details supplied) from 1 January 2008 to 2017, and to date in 2018; the purpose for which the funding and-or grant ...More Button

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade: the amount of funding or grant aid his Department has made to an association (details supplied) from 1 January 2008 to 2017 and to date in 2018; the purpose for which the funding or grant aid was r...More Button

Asked the Minister for Finance: the amount of funding and-or grant aid his Department has made to an association (details supplied) from 1 January 2008 to 2017 and to date in 2018; the purpose for which the funding or grant aid w...More Button

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: the amount of funding and-or grant aid his Department has made to an association (details supplied) from 1 January 2008 to 2017 and to date in 2018; the purpose for which the funding and-or grant a...More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the amount of funding and-or grant aid his Department has made to an association (details supplied) from 1 January 2008 to 2017 and to date in 2018; the purpose for which the funding and-or grant a...More Button

Asked the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation: the amount of funding or grant aid her Department has made to an association (details supplied) from 1 January 2008 to 2017 and to date in 2018; the purpose for which the funding or grant aid was r...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the amount of funding and-or grant aid his Department has made to an association (details supplied) from 1 January 2008 to 2017 and to date in 2018; the purpose for which the funding and-or grant a...More Button

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the amount of funding or grant aid his Department has made to an association (details supplied) from 1 January 2008 to 2017 and to date in 2018; the purpose for which the funding or grant aid was r...More Button

Asked the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment: the amount of funding and-or grant aid his Department has made to an association (details supplied) from 1 January 2008 to 2017 and to date in 2018; the purpose for which the funding and-or grant a...More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the amount of funding and-or grant aid his Department has made to an association (details supplied) from 1 January 2008 to 2017 and to date in 2018; the purpose for which the funding and-or grant a...More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the amount of national lottery funding granted to an association (details supplied) in the past 25 years; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: the amount of funding and-or grant aid her Department has made to an association (details supplied) from 1 January 2008 to 2017 and to date in 2018; the purpose for which the funding and-or grant a...More Button

Asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development: the amount of funding and-or grant aid his Department has made to an association (details supplied) from 1 January 2008 to 2017 and to date in 2018; the purpose for which the funding and-or grant a...More Button

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: the amount of funding and-or grant aid her Department has made to an association (details supplied) from 1 January 2008 to 2017 and to date in 2018; the purpose for which the funding and or grant a...More Button

Asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government: the amount of funding and-or grant aid his Department has made to an association (details supplied) from 1 January 2008 to 2017 and to date in 2018; the purpose for which the funding and-or grant a...More Button

Asked the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht: the amount of funding and-or grant aid her Department has made to an association (details supplied) from 1 January 2008 to 2017 and to date in 2018; the purpose for which the funding and-or grant a...More Button

Air Corps

Asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence: if a report on the use of Trikelone N in the Air Corps workshop compiled in 2014 by the formation safety office of the Air Corps was made available to the independent person (details supplied) appo...More Button

VAT Yield

Asked the Minister for Finance: the amount of VAT collected from forms of gambling that are subject to VAT in 2016, 2017 and to date in 2018; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Special Educational Needs Service Provision

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: the changes that have occurred with respect to the delivery of individual education plans at second level since the Croke Park agreement; if schools are permitted to opt out of delivering on such p...More Button

Horse and Greyhound Fund

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the amount disbursed to the horse and greyhound industries in 2016, 2017 and to date in 2018; the amount of subvention to the industries in each year since 2000; and if he will make a statement on ...More Button

National Broadband Plan Implementation

Asked the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment: the daily role of a person (details supplied); if the person was based in his Department on a full-time basis; the number of meetings the person held with him, his officials and his predecessor; th...More Button

National Broadband Plan Administration

Asked the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment: if the conflict of interest register regarding the bidding element of the national broadband plan will be provided; the way in which conflicts of interest were notified to senior NBP process manage...More Button

Ministerial Meetings

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the nature of his meeting with persons (details supplied); if he has committed State support or funding to the European tour and Ryder Cup organisers regarding hosting the event here in 2026; and i...More Button

Sports Funding

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the annual amount granted to underage and-or junior soccer clubs and-or teams in 2016, 2017 and to date in 2018; the annual amount granted to senior soccer clubs and-or teams in 2016, 2017 and to d...More Button

Tourism Ireland Funding

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: if additional funding has been extended to Tourism Ireland in the context of Brexit; the state of preparedness of the organisation regarding Brexit; the overall funding granted to Tourism Ireland i...More Button

Charities Regulation

Asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development: the number of reports and-or complaints made to the Charities Regulatory Authority, CRA, regarding the repeal of the eighth amendment; if his attention has been drawn to instances in which the CRA ...More Button

Home Loan Scheme

Asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government: if his attention has been drawn to delays in processing and granting loans by Kildare County Council and other local authorities in respect of the Rebuilding Ireland home loans; the reason for thes...More Button

Asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government: the number of local authorities negotiating with his Department for a release of further funding for the Rebuilding Ireland home loan scheme; the number of local authorities that exhausted their al...More Button

Asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government: the drawdown on a local authority basis under the scheme for 2018 in respect of the Rebuilding Ireland home loan; the average amount borrowed nationally and locally; and if he will make a statement...More Button