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Troy, Robert

Wednesday, 4 July 2018

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Leaders' Questions (Continued)

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Library Projects

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Community Development Initiatives

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Free Travel Scheme

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State Pension (Contributory) Data

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Bereavement Grant

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Telephone Support Allowance

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