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Doherty, Pearse

Tuesday, 7 May 2013

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Banking Sector Remuneration

Asked the Taoiseach: further to comments from the chief executive officer of a company (details supplied), at the World Economic Forum in Davos in January 2013, if, when he met with the person, he gave any commitment o...More Button

NAMA Debtors

Asked the Minister for Finance: further to Parliamentary Questions Nos 198 and 199 of 23 April 2013, when he stated the National Assets Management Agency advises that even there the bankruptcy is discharged, the bankruptcy estate...More Button

NAMA Board Appointments

Asked the Minister for Finance: further to parliamentary Question No. 224 of 23 April 2013, the consultation he had with the advisory board of the National Assets Management Agency prior to appointing a person (details supllied) ...More Button

Asked the Minister for Finance: further to Parliamentary Question No. 224 of 23 April 2013, the consultation, if any, that he had on the three persons at the National Treasury Management Agency and the National Assets Management ...More Button

Banking Sector Issues

Asked the Minister for Finance: further to Parliamentary Question No. 69 of 24 April 2013, if the two advisers acting on behalf of AIB-EBS and the AIB-EBS pension fund were employees of the same firm. More Button

NAMA Expenditure

Asked the Minister for Finance: further to Parliamentary Question No. 224 of 23 April 2013, if he will confirm the budgeted and actual cost of the National Asset Management Agency advisory board in its first year of operation.More Button

Bank Debt Restructuring

Asked the Minister for Finance: if he will confirm the amount of debt forgiveness that will be provided by Allied Irish Bank to Independent News and Media as part of the latter firm's recently announced reorganisation plans.More Button

Banks Recapitalisation

Asked the Minister for Finance: his latest estimate of the gross and net cost of bailing out Anglo Irish bank and Irish Nationwide Building Society.More Button

Asked the Minister for Finance: further to Parliamentary Question No. 283 of 18 September 2012, in which he stated the bank's CEO has given an indication previously that the likely outcome for Anglo Irish Bank would be in the €25...More Button

IBRC Liquidation

Asked the Minister for Finance: the total actual and potential claims by local authorities against Irish Bank Resolution Corporation in respect of unpaid developer bonds relating to building developments; and if he will confirm t...More Button

Domiciliary Care Allowance Appeals

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: with regard to an application for domiciliary care which was received by her Department on 10 May 2012, refused and subsequently went for appeal in February 2013 (details supplied) in County Donega...More Button

Irish Film Board

Asked the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht: further to the recent publication of the 2011 annual report and accounts of the Irish Film Board, if he will provide his assessment of the performance and governance of the IFB.More Button

Asked the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht: further to the recent publication of the 2011 annual report and accounts of the Irish Film Board, if he will confirm the average salary paid to staff in 2010 and 2011; and if he will make a stateme...More Button

Asked the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht: further to the recent publication of the 2011 annual report and accounts of the Irish Film Board, if he is concerned at the volume of lending provided by the IFB to its board members.More Button

Asked the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht: further to the recent publication of the 2011 annual report and accounts of the Irish Film Board, if he is concerned at any of the expenses incurred.More Button

Asked the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht: further to the recent publication of the 2011 annual report and accounts of the Irish Film Board, if he will provide an assessment of the relevant skills and experience of the new chairman of the I...More Button

Crime Statistics

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: further to the broadcast of the Prime Time investigation entitled Riches from Rags on 25 April, 2013, which chronicled scores of alleged thefts from charitable clothes bins across the State, if he ...More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: further to Parliamentary Question 900 on 16 April, 2013, the way a member of the public who has reported a crime to An Garda Síochána can be confident that the crime has been entered onto the Garda...More Button

Courts Service Issues

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the number of summonses issued at the behest of An Garda Siochana in each of 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and to date in 2013; if there are any trends which are of concern to him; and if he will make a s...More Button

Garda Corruption

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the number of prosecutions initiated against current or former members of An Garda Síochána under section 62 of the Garda Síochána Act 2005.More Button

Citizenship Ceremonies

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: when a person (details supplied) in County Dublin, will be called to attend a citizenship ceremonyMore Button

Child Care Services Provision

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: if there are plans to close the Mol an Óige residential care home and outreach service for children and young persons in Letterkenny, County Donegal; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Child Care Reports

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: if she has considered the findings of the child law project report which indicates that children in County Donegal are ten times more likely to be put into State care; her views on the report; the ...More Button

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: if she has considered the findings of the child law project report which indicates that children in County Donegal are ten times more likely to be put into State care; her views on the findings; th...More Button

Inter-Country Adoptions

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: if he will confirm for each of 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012, the number of children adopted by State residents from each of Russia, Commonwealth of Independent States including Russia and from all for...More Button

Hospital Staff

Asked the Minister for Health: the number of practitioners that are currently employed in the orthodontic unit at Letterkenny General Hospital, County Donegal; the number of practitioners currently on maternity or other leave; i...More Button

Home Help Service Provision

Asked the Minister for Health: the number of persons employed directly by the Health Service Executive to provide home help services in County Donegal; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the number of persons currently employed by private bodies such as bluebird care for the provision of home help services in County Donegal; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if the 605,000 home help hours to be provided by the Health Service Executive in County Donegal in 2013 include those to be provided by private companies under a service level agreement by the HSE;...More Button

Official Engagements

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: if he will provide an itinerary of his official engagements in the United States over the recent St. Patrick's Day holiday as part of the Department of Foreign Affairs Promote Ireland programme. More Button