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Doyle, Andrew

Tuesday, 7 May 2013

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.

Diplomatic Representation

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade: if the review of the Irish network on honorary consuls worldwide has concluded; if he will outline the main points of the review; the date on which he intends to publish the review; and if he will ...More Button

European Parliament Membership

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade: if, in view of the fact that Ireland and the medium-sized EU countries are the most adversely affected by the European Parliament's recent decision to reallocate MEP seats, and in view of the fact ...More Button

Property Taxation Collection

Asked the Minister for Finance: if the valuation of property owned by the Office of Public Works and the State has been completed for the purposes of the local property tax; when he expects the review to be published; and if he w...More Button

Schools Building Projects Status

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if he will provide, in tabular form, all new places being made available in both primary and secondary schools in an area (details supplied) in County Wicklow in the coming months and years; if he ...More Button

Local Electoral Area Boundary Committee

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: the qualifications of each member of the local electoral area boundary committee; the fees paid to each member to date since their appointment; the fees that remain outstanding; if the positions on...More Button

DNA Database

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the recent developments in the establishment of a DNA database; the date on which he expects legislation to be published regarding same; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Garda Equipment

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: if the variations of speed camera vans that are in use here require clear identification; if the vans are meant to be adequately marked; the regulations and guidelines surrounding the identificatio...More Button

Supreme Court Rulings

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: if he intends to bring legislation forward to deal with the outcome of a Supreme Court case (details supplied) in view of the fact that the court stated that the Oireachtas could legislate if it wa...More Button

Health Insurance Claims

Asked the Minister for Health: if he is considering reducing payments made to doctors if they fail to file private health insurance paperwork on time in view of the fact that it costs the State €61 million per year; and if he wi...More Button