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Tóibín, Peadar

Tuesday, 25 March 2014

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Companies Bill 2012: Report Stage

Is the Minister of State confident all of the information shared with all member states will be treated properly, so that while there may be various methods of using information in other member sta...More Button

I move amendment No. 4:More Button

Companies Bill 2012: Report Stage (Continued)

The current proposals mean that a company must conduct some activity in the State. I believe this provision was established in 1998 and the idea was to stop the brass-plating of firms in Ireland. ...More Button

It is important that Ireland does so for a number of reasons. Ireland's standing has reduced quite significantly internationally as a result of the understanding many countries have on the level...More Button

The Minister of State observed it is under the remit of the Department of Finance to focus on this issue. He also stated this amendment could do damage to Ireland's interpretation. I do not know ...More Button

I move amendment No. 6:More Button

I move amendment No. 55:More Button

There is serious exposure of employees right through the system. We have seen a plethora of employees in recent years having to fight very hard to ensure they get their entitlements. These amendm...More Button

I move amendment No. 56:More Button

I move amendment No. 57:More Button

  Question, "That the words proposed to be deleted stand", put and agreed to.More Button

  Amendment declared lost.More Button

I move amendment No. 58:More Button

I move amendment No. 59:More Button

I move amendment No. 60:More Button

I move amendment No. 78:More Button

The fight against red tape and extra costs will always be and has always been the argument for getting rid of regulation. By its nature, regulation has an extra cost and creates a level of red tap...More Button

The point is whether there is a balance between responsibilities to the greater community and the responsibility to make a profit for the shareholders. We need to set the balance there. However...More Button

  Question, "That the words proposed to be deleted stand", put and declared carried.More Button

  Amendment declared lost.More Button

  Amendment No. 79 not moved.More Button

I move amendment No. 85:More Button

I move amendment No. 89:More Button

Bank Branch Closures

Asked the Minister for Finance: the number of bank retail outlets that have been closed in the State in the past three years; the locations of these banks; the amount it would cost the State to take ownership of these premises; a...More Button

Enterprise Support Schemes

Asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation: if he will seek to convert a number of bank retail units that have no other immediate viable retail opportunity into enterprise centres for start-up businesses for a nominal rent.More Button

Private Rented Accommodation Provision

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the provisions being put in place to deal with the rent allowance shortfall and the fact that many hard-pressed tenants are forced to make additional monthly top up payments to secure the rental pr...More Button

Departmental Correspondence

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if citizens' applications for welfare and pensions and their associated files are sent via e-mail or post, the processing times for all forms of applications to her Department; and the associated p...More Button

Hospital Waiting Lists

Asked the Minister for Health: if he will provide clarification on two matters related to waiting lists for hospital care; if he will provide a breakdown of figures regarding waiting times for a consultant visit in 2011, 2012 an...More Button

Hospital Consultants Recruitment

Asked the Minister for Health: when a night consultant will be employed at Navan Hospital emergency department. More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: when the two consultant physicians who will be lost to Navan hospital in the next two months will be replaced by two permanent consultant physicians based in Navan. More Button

Hospital Appointment Status

Asked the Minister for Health: the position regarding a consultant visit in respect of a person (details supplied). More Button

Bus Éireann Services

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the ten most expensive Bus Éireann journeys in the State per kilometre; and the ten least expensive journeys in the State per kilometre. More Button