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Healy-Rae, Michael

Tuesday, 7 February 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 754 Nbr. 3


Leaders’ Questions

There is nothing wrong with cutting turf.More Button

Ceisteanna — Questions (Resumed) - Official Engagements

He is entitled to ask it.More Button

Order of Business

Following on from the programme for Government and with respect to promised legislation on airports, will the Taoiseach comment on the serious situation pertaining in the Cork-Swansea ferry service?More Button

It is.More Button

I am asking him about it.More Button

Yes. This involves some 78 jobs, a potential loss of €30 million to the south west region and during a period of 18 months that service brought 150,000 passengers into the south west. I appr...More Button

Can the Taoiseach give us some hope that the Government will be able to intervene and be of assistance in this vital link to the region?More Button

We had three Ministers in south Kerry last Friday.More Button

There were three Ministers in south Kerry last Friday.More Button

International Agreements: Motion

No IndicatorVoted No More Button

International Co-operation: Motion

No IndicatorVoted No More Button

Community Employment Schemes: Motion

I thank Deputy Martin Ferris and Sinn Féin for allowing me speak. I thank Sinn Féin in particular for bringing this Private Members’ motion before the House. I truly believe t...More Button

I plead with those who are thinking of coming in here tomorrow night and voting against this motion. I ask them to reconsider and to vote, as I stated last week, with the people and not with the p...More Button

What about the materials grant?More Button

Written Answers - Banking Sector Regulation

Asked the Minister for Finance: the proposals he has to ensure that mortgage lenders are going to develop products to help mortgage holders in distress as part of the new strategy to help troubled borrowers; and if he will make a...More Button

Written Answers - Departmental Bodies

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: his views on a matter (details supplied) regarding SOLAS; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: his views on a matter (details supplied) regarding SOLAS; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: his views on a matter (details supplied) regarding SOLAS; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: his views on a matter (details supplied) regarding SOLAS; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: his views on a matter (details supplied) regarding SOLAS; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: his views on a mater (details supplied) regarding SOLAS; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Written Answers - Community Employment Schemes

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: the person that will be in charge of the review of the community employment schemes; and if she will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Asked the Minister for Social Protection to whom: the sponsoring groups will make their submissions regarding their respective community employment schemes; and if she will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Written Answers - Social Welfare Benefits

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if she will review a matter in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Kerry; and if she will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if there is a covert agenda at present to cut 10% of welfare payments that are being made at present from genuine claimants; and if she will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Written Answers - Landowners Liability

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: if he will clarify a matter (details supplied) regarding landowners liability; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Written Answers - Rural Development

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: if he will outline the administration spend with regard to the rural develop[458]ment programme in tabular form and a breakdown by company country wide; and if he will m...More Button

Written Answers - Legislative Programme

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality with regard to: the insolvency Bill, his plans to ensure that the lenders will have an obligation or incentives to accept them; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Written Answers - Garda Strength

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: his views on a matter (details supplied) regarding Garda numbers. More Button

Written Answers - Grant Payments

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the position regarding an installation aid application in respect of a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Written Answers - Health Services

Asked the Minister for Health: the position regarding extra home help hours in respect of persons (details supplied) in County Kerry; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Written Answers - Medical Cards

Asked the Minister for Health: the position regarding a medical card in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Kerry; if he will expedite the application; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if he will expedite an application for a medical card in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Kerry. More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: his views on the medical card application process and the associated long delays; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Written Answers - Health Service Staff

Asked the Minister for Health: his views on the internal review that took place with regard to the Health Service Executive’s redundancy and ex gratia payments to former workers in the agency system; and if he will ...More Button

Written Answers - Rail Network

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: if he will clarify a matter (details supplied) regarding the Dublin metro; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Written Answers - Rail Services

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport in view of: the fact that Iarnród Éireann has in recent times stopped taking freight, if a cost benefit analysis has been done to justify this move; if a cost benefit analysis has been done regar...More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport in view of: the fact that Iarnród Éireann has in recent times stopped taking freight, if a cost benefit analysis has been done to justify this move; if a cost benefit analysis has been done regar...More Button