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Leas-Chathaoirleach,

Tuesday, 7 February 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 754 Nbr. 3


Other Questions - Garda Promotions

I very much welcome the news by the Minister of the appointment of people to 33 positions, in particular those of 23 superintendents and eight chief superintendents, and the fact that consequential...More Button

Hear, hear.More Button

Hear, hear.More Button

Deputy Calleary is disappointed that the positions are being filled.More Button

Hear, hear.More Button

He was not forced to come to it last Thursday; he was due to come to it.More Button

All the Deputy wanted to do was to give out in the hope that the positions would not be filled.More Button

Will the Minister allay the suspicions of Deputy Dara Calleary by confirming that the announcements made today will lead to enhanced policing and that they will not in any way diminish——More Button

The world will not end on 29 February.More Button

Order of Business

You ran away from your responsibilities.More Button

(Interruptions).More Button

The Deputy missed Question Time.More Button

On promised legislation?More Button

The heckling is terrible, a Leas-Cheann Comhairle.More Button

When can we hope to see the companies (miscellaneous provisions) Bill? The Taoiseach met the workers in Vita Cortex last Friday, on which I commend him. Also yesterday, Members of the Oireachtas ...More Button

International Agreements: Motion

Yes IndicatorVoted Yes More Button

International Co-operation: Motion

Yes IndicatorVoted Yes More Button

Written Answers - Legislative Programme

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: his plans to reform the law on mental capacity; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Written Answers - Inter-Country Adoptions

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: the position regarding discussions with Russian authorities regarding a bilateral agreement on inter-country adoption; and if she will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs post ratification of: the Hague Convention, the number of inter-country adoptions that have taken place here; if there has been no such adoptions when it is expected that inter-country adoptions will recommence; and if ...More Button

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: the reasons it was decided to permit only inter-country adoptions from countries which are compliant with the Hague Convention rather than permitting inter-country adoptions when the adoption is co...More Button

Written Answers - Patients’ Private Property Accounts

Asked the Minister for Health in view of recent court decisions,: if he intends to change the way patients’ private property accounts are operated to give individuals concerned direct access to their own moneys; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Written Answers - General Medical Services Scheme

Asked the Minister for Health: if he will consider amending the prescription regime for medical card holders in order that they can have prescriptions from consultants and other services which prescribe medication filled without...More Button