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Griffin, Brendan

Wednesday, 19 November 2014

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Garda Vetting Applications

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: when a decision is expected on an application for Garda clearance in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Kerry; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Services for People with Disabilities

Asked the Minister for Health: further to Parliamentary Question No.113 of 15 October 2014, if he will liaise with the Department of Education and Skills to devise a fairer and more progressive approach to continuing education a...More Button

HSE Properties

Asked the Minister for Health: if the Health Service Executive has approached, consulted with or invited interest from other State agencies or Departments regarding putting the old Dingle Community Hospital to use; and if he wil...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: his views on the old Dingle Community Hospital building falling into a state of repair and dereliction if it is not put to use soon; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if there has been any serious expressions of interest in the old Dingle Community Hospital from potential investors, public or private; if so, if details of these expressions of interest will be pr...More Button

School Accommodation

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if a school (details supplied) in County Kerry will be permitted and enabled to carry out the full planned expansion now in one phase rather than partially in two phases; and if she will make a sta...More Button

School Guidance Counsellors

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if she will implement measures to reverse the adverse changes that were made in relation to guidance counsellor positions in schools in recent years; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if she acknowledges that changes to the status of school guidance counsellor positions are now resulting in costly consequences, such as increased university drop out rates and other social problem...More Button

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if she will implement measures to reverse the adverse changes that were made in relation to guidance counsellor positions in schools in recent years; her views on these changes now resulting in cos...More Button

School Staffing

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if she will review the difficulties caused by the changes to teaching structures in schools affecting assistant teaching positions; her views on these changes limiting principals' freedom to delega...More Button

Road Projects

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: if he will initiate measures to allow the National Roads Authority to liaise with An Bord Pleanála on a pre-planning basis on projects of strategic public interest, such as the Adare bypass project...More Button

Road Improvement Schemes

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: if increased funding will be provided to Kerry County Council to replace the old bridge at Listry on the R563; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: if funding will be provided to progress the N86 road improvement scheme; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

National Monuments

Asked the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht: if funding will be provided to protect a historical structure (details supplied) from being washed away by the sea; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button