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Collins, Niall

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Dáil Éireann Debate
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Money Advice and Budgeting Service and Citizen Information Centres: Motion [Private Members] (Continued)

I wish to acknowledge the valuable input of the MABS and the Citizens Information centre staff and volunteers in Limerick and Charleville who provide services in my constituency.More Button

It is very important that we remind ourselves during a debate like this of the regrettable agenda that the Minister of State, Deputy Seán Kyne's party in government has been pursuing for a number...More Button

The list, which is not exclusive, includes small schools, Garda stations, banks, credit unions, GP outreach services, public health clinics, Bus Éireann rural transport services, the regional veter...More Button

Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland

Asked the Minister for Finance: the actions he is taking to increase the rate of credit lending to businesses via the Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland; the level of take up from the fund by businesses at 31 December 2016;...More Button

Job Initiatives

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the criteria regarding the length of time that eligible participants can remain in the community employment, Tús and rural social schemes.More Button

Agriculture Scheme Eligibility

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: if assistance and advice can be provided to a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Agriculture Cashflow Support Loan Scheme Data

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the number of applications from County Limerick that were submitted to the Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland, SBCI, agriculture cashflow support loan scheme; the number of successful and uns...More Button

European Fund for Strategic Investments

Asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation: the potential investment projects her Department put forward to the Department of Finance task force report for the European Fund for Strategic Investments in each year since it was established.More Button

Job Losses

Asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation: the actions she has taken to protect jobs at a company (details supplied); and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Brexit Issues

Asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation: her views on whether the employment forecasts and targets emanating from Enterprise 2025 and referenced in the Ireland Connected: Trading and Investing in a Dynamic World strategy are outdated, in ...More Button

Asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation: if the employment forecasts and targets emanating from Enterprise 2025 and referenced in the Ireland Connected: Trading and Investing in a Dynamic World strategy are outdated in view of the fact th...More Button

EU Funding

Asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation: the number of SMEs that have been recipients of Horizon 2020 funding in each year since the programme became operational, by county, in tabular form. More Button

Business Regulation

Asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation: the reason there is a provision in the statutory audits Bill 2017 to change section 343 of the Companies Act 2014 regarding district court applications for late filing; and if she is considering re...More Button

Local Enterprise Offices Data

Asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation: the number of local enterprise office and previously county enterprise board supported jobs, by county, and in the case of Dublin, a breakdown between Dublin city, Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown, Fingal an...More Button

Credit Guarantee Scheme

Asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation: her views on the current drawdown levels issued under the credit guarantee scheme; the value of approvals in 2014, 2015 and 2016 by county of each drawdown and approval; and if she will make a stat...More Button

State Aid

Asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation: the exact procedural and legislative process at EU level between Council and Commission to make changes to the current de minimis state-aid rules (details supplied). More Button