Houses of the Oireachtas

All parliamentary debates are now being published on our new website. The publication of debates on this website will cease in December 2018.

Go to oireachtas.ie

McGrath, Mattie

Tuesday, 26 May 2015

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Order of Business (Continued)

Tá a lán ceisteanna agam don Taoiseach. One concerns the EirGrid legislation. There is considerable angst in the community over it. It has been postponed time and again. We never get any date f...More Button

Only two general practitioners in Tipperary have signed up under the health (general practitioner service) legislation. I can speak only for Tipperary. There is a considerable amount of intimid...More Button

Not in Tipperary.More Button

They cannot sign up.More Button

Blackmail.More Button

Ministerial Meetings

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: if she will meet with representatives from the Omagh bomb victim support group; the efforts she is making to fulfil commitments she made to address the concerns of the families for further investig...More Button

Financial Services Ombudsman

Asked the Minister for Finance: if he will introduce measures to reduce the costs associated with persons obtaining stenographic records from hearings with the Financial Services Ombudsman; his views that such costs are appropria...More Button

Afforestation Programme

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the options available to a person (details supplied) in County Tipperary who was refused entry to the afforestation scheme due to the presence on the site of archaeological remains, and where such ...More Button

Children in Care

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: the exact number of children currently in residential or State care; if there is a sufficient allocation of social workers for these children; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Health Services Provision

Asked the Minister for Health: if a person (details supplied) in County Cork will be approved for treatment by the Health Service Executive; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Employment Rights

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: his views on concerns (details supplied) regarding the enforcement of ethical working conditions on cruise ships that are due to dock in Dublin during May 2015; if any measures are being taken by t...More Button