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

Humphreys, Kevin

Tuesday, 15 May 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 765 Nbr. 3


Order of Business

When will the Protection of Employees (Temporary Agency Work) Bill 2011, which passed through the Seanad in April, be taken? I have been contacted by a number of agency workers who want clarity on...More Button

Comptroller and Auditor General (Amendment) Bill 2012: Second Stage (Resumed).

No IndicatorVoted No More Button

Written Answers - Institutes of Education

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: the role being played in the educational system here with the development of Chinese Confucius institutions; the funding streams available to universities and colleges through these institutions; i...More Button

Written Answers - Bullying in Schools

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if he will provide a list of the organisations and individuals invited to participate in the forum on bullying; the issues related to bullying that are expected to be examined; if he will provide a...More Button

Written Answers - Medical Certification Fees

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if she has finalised proposals to seek a reduction in the cost of funding medical certification fees; if she will provide the details of those proposals that were prepared by her Department post-bu...More Button

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if the 10% reduction in medical fees announced in budget 2012 has been applied; if she will confirm that the fee of €8.25 for a standard medical certificate has been reduced by €0.825 to ...More Button

Written Answers - Dental and Optical Benefit Scheme

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the reduction on fees paid to dentists and opticians since 2009 under the treatment benefit scheme; the annual saving realised from those measures; the specific itemised fees currently paid to dent...More Button

Written Answers - Proposed Legislation

Asked the Minister for Health: his plans to amend the Criminal Justice Psychoactive Substances Act, 2010 to ban the sale of cannabis seeds and fresh Psilocybin mushrooms also known as magic mushrooms as these are currently repor...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if it is currently legal to sell cannabis seeds under the Misuse of Drugs Act, 1977 as these are currently for sale in head [483]shops, and if not has he any intentions ...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if it is currently legal to sell fresh Psilocybin mushrooms also known as magic mushrooms under the Misuse of Drugs Act, 1977 as these are currently for sale in head shops, and if not has he any in...More Button