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McFadden, Nicky

Tuesday, 25 March 2014

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.

Flood Prevention Measures

Asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform: the steps being taken by the Office of Public Works to ensure greater coordination between all relevant parties, including local authorities, Government agencies, local communities, insurance indus...More Button

Work Placement Programmes

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the number of persons in Counties Westmeath and Longford who have so far participated in the Gateway local authority work placement scheme; if there are plans to expand the number of Gateway positi...More Button

Disability Allowance Appeals

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if the disability allowance appeal of a person (details supplied) in County Westmeath has been received by the appeals office; and when a decision will be reached on the appeal.More Button

Inland Waterways Development

Asked the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht: the position regarding proposed canal by-laws; if inland waterways will remain open and accessible all year round; if he will ensure that any proposed by-laws do not negatively impact on the touris...More Button

Broadband Service Provision

Asked the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources: if there are alternative options available to households in rural areas that are not eligible to receive unlimited broadband; if he will acknowledge the difficulties some businesses operating from ...More Button

Social and Affordable Housing Provision

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: when the current examination of proposals received from all local authorities for funding for construction of new housing developments will be completed; if there is a timeframe for shortlisting th...More Button

Building Regulations Amendments

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: if the criteria for supervising engineers and architectural technologists will be widened under the Building Control Regulations (SI 9/2014) 2014; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Legislative Programme

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: if there is a timeframe in place for the completion of the current review of criminal legislation on prostitution and for a policy decision to be taken; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Inter-Country Adoptions

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: if she will provide an update regarding the establishment of inter-country adoption bilateral agreements with Russia; and if she will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Drugs Payment Scheme Coverage

Asked the Minister for Health: if his attention has been drawn to the fact that the trial drug Fampyra is no longer available free of charge to patients diagnosed with MS (details supplied); if the drugs payment system or the lo...More Button