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Troy, Robert

Tuesday, 7 November 2017

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Order of Business (Continued)

To be helpful, in fact, in 2014 the rail workers took a wage cut, which was to last 28 months and has not been fully reversed. The Taoiseach said they did not but they did.More Button

In regard to the rail strike, if the Minister, Deputy Ross, advised the Cabinet of what the current situation is, how is the Taoiseach not aware or able to advise the House today when the stakeho...More Button

That is due to increments.More Button

What of the stakeholder forum?More Button

Universal Social Charge Application

Asked the Minister for Finance: if a couple earning under €36,000 as a pension will not be subject to USC following new guidelines issued in budget 2018; and if this change will come into affect in January 2018.More Button

Capital Expenditure Programme

Asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform: the real per capita public capital expenditure by county; and the expenditure by NUTS 3 region, in tabular form.More Button

Diplomatic Representation

Asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade: his plans to re-open the Irish office in Taipei, Taiwan; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Citizenship Applications

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: if family citizenship will be granted to persons (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Hospital Appointments Status

Asked the Minister for Health: if an appointment for a person (details supplied) will be expedited; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if an appointment will be scheduled for a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if an appointment for a person (details supplied) will be scheduled; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Hospital Appointments Delays

Asked the Minister for Health: if an appointment will be scheduled for a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Hospital Appointments Administration

Asked the Minister for Health: if an appointment for a person (details supplied) will be scheduled; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if an appointment for hip revision surgery for a person (details supplied) will be scheduled; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Hospital Waiting Lists

Asked the Minister for Health: if surgery for a person (details supplied) will be scheduled.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if an appointment will be scheduled for a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Respite Care Services Funding

Asked the Minister for Health: if funding will be put in place to provide respite services for a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if funding will be put in place to provide respite care services for a person (details supplied).More Button

Compensation Schemes

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: his plans for a more enhanced tuberculosis compensation plan to reflect current market realities in view of the fact that the compensation plan has not been revised in many years.More Button

Transport Policy

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: further to Parliamentary Question No. 220 of 14 October 2017, his views on whether this demonstrates a disagreement with the draft national planning framework, NPF (details supplied); his views on ...More Button

Sports Capital Programme Applications

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: if a club (details supplied) will be awarded sports capital funding in the current round; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: if sports capital funding will be awarded to a group (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: if a sports capital grant will be awarded to a group (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Road Improvement Schemes

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: if upgrade works to the N4 will be carried out following the mid-term review of the capital investment programme; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Bus Éireann Services

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the reason it can take up to 12 months for the NTA to make a decision on applications for a new route or a route change; and his views on whether this does not enable Bus Éireann to respond efficie...More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: his plans to provide a once-off capital input to improve conditions at Busáras.More Button

Public Transport Expenditure

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: his plans to introduce a multi-annual funding plan to all semi-State providers of public transport.More Button

Dublin Bus Services

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: his plans to roll out the policy of BusConnects nationally in view of the fact that BusConnects is the preferred future policy of Dublin Bus for the next number of years; and his plans for the nati...More Button

Railway Stations

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: his plans to alter DART services (details supplied); and his views on the impact this change will have for wheelchair users, mobility scooter users and other persons that require assistance in boar...More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the reason for the decision to make Sydney Parade an unattended station, in view of the fact that this is the main station which services St Vincent's hospital; and his further views on the fact th...More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the measures he has put in place to assist DART passengers travelling to and from DART stations which are scheduled to become unattended.More Button

Public Service Obligation Data

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the percentage of the increase in the PSO for budget 2018 which will go towards tendered contracts, such as bus services (details supplied); and the percentage towards CIÉ run services.More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the PSO funding for rural link services in each of the years 2008 to 2016 and to date in 2017.More Button

Public Service Vehicles

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the number of new small public service vehicle licences provided in each of the years 2008 to 2016 and to date in 2017 for the Dublin region; and the number for each year. More Button

Parking Charges

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the estimated difference between average annual steady-state cost of national roads, regional and local roads, heavy rail, Luas and buses with regard to the integration initiative as estimated in a...More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the reason the NTA has set maximum fees of €125 which is above the maximum fee as set out in section 15 of the Vehicle Clamping Act 2015; and the rationale for the NTA setting the fee above the rat...More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the recommendations the NTA has provided to the bodies responsible for statutory clamping places with regard to the level they should set clamping release charges; and his views on one body should ...More Button

Family Law Cases

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: if she will review the rights of fathers who wish to take an active role in their children's upbringing.More Button

CLÁR Programme

Asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development: if an application for CLÁR funding by a group (details supplied) will be expedited; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

State Pension (Contributory) Eligibility

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: when discussions regarding pension contributions for those who took time out of their working lives previous to 1994 to raise their families will conclude; and when those affected can expect to be ...More Button

Invalidity Pension Applications

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: if an appeal for invalidity pension by a person (details supplied) will be expedited; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Carer's Allowance Applications

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: if an application for a carer's allowance by a person (details supplied) will be expedited; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Social Welfare Code Reform

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: the timeframe for changes to the social welfare system which would provide greater rights to self-employed persons; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button