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Tóibín, Peadar

Wednesday, 4 July 2018

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Heritage Bill 2016: Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage (Continued)

I move amendment No. 24:More Button

We have discussed this matter at length.More Button

The issues that keep cropping up in this debate include road safety, first and foremost. We have cracked the nut with regard to the fact that road safety can and should be achieved through other m...More Button

Hear, hear.More Button

When this debate starts it often gets down to who lives on the narrowest road in the country-----More Button

When we talk about the Irish language it is about who is the most fluent in the Irish language. I live on a road that is less than 3 m in width, a road where I was in a serious accident a number o...More Button

There were comments on the ecosystem and some wildlife eating other wildlife. That is nature, that is what should happen. The whole idea of an ecosystem is that there are foodstuffs for other a...More Button

The amendments I have produced are amendments that support life-----More Button

The amendment says that it is in the interests of public safety and air safety, to prevent serious damage to crops, livestock, forests, fisheries and water. All of the voices I have heard articula...More Button

The Minister spoke about the fact that we are only dealing with a fraction of the environment but it is a fraction of a collapsing environment. We are dealing with a narrowing and reducing envir...More Button

I suggest to the Minister that instead of seeing two sides pitched against each other, she should bring together the interested parties in farming, heritage and road safety at some point in the f...More Button

Agreed.More Button

Everybody agrees on that.More Button

I move amendment No. 25:More Button

I move amendment No. 32:More Button

  Bill, as amended, received for final consideration.More Button