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O'Donovan, Patrick

Tuesday, 11 April 2017

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Leaders' Questions (Continued)

Deputy Paul Murphy put his foot down on Sinn Féin.More Button

Or "explosive".More Button

Gerry said pay the bill. Remember?More Button

Community Employment Schemes Funding

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the position in regard to the equipment grant for community employment schemes; his plans to increase the rate payable under the grant; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Sports Capital Programme

2,320 applications were submitted under the 2017 Sports Capital Programme. Details of the full  assessment process and scoring system for the 2017 round of the Programme are available on my Depart...More Button

Sports Capital Programme Applications

I can confirm that an application has been submitted by the organisation referred to by the Deputy under the 2017 Sports Capital Programme.

  All of the 2320 applications receive...More Button

I can confirm that an application has been submitted by the organisation referred to by the Deputy under the 2017 Sports Capital Programme.

  All of the 2320 applications receive...More Button

Ferry Services

My Department provides capital funding to Fáilte Ireland who administer and award capital grants to develop a wide range of tourism attractions. The Grants Scheme for Large Tourism Projects admini...More Button

Sport Ireland Funding

Sport Ireland, which is funded by my Department, is the statutory body with responsibility for the development of sport, increasing participation at all levels and raising standards, including the ...More Button

Sport Ireland has informed me that it does not recognise or have any direct relationship with the organisation mentioned by the Deputy.  There is no grant aid available through my Department for ...More Button

Tourism Funding

My Department's role in relation to tourism lies in the area of national tourism policy.  It is not directly involved in the management or development of individual tourism projects.  These are ope...More Button

Accordingly, I have referred the Deputy's question to Fáilte Ireland for direct reply to the Deputy.  Please contact my private office if you have not received a reply within ten working days.More Button