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Cowen, Barry

Tuesday, 17 February 2015

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Northern Ireland (Continued)

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Finance (Local Property Tax) (Amendment) Bill 2015: First Stage

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I move: "That the Bill be taken in Private Members' time."More Button

Building Regulations

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: the changes planned to the building control regulations introduced on 1 March 2014; the time frame for such changes; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: the status of the Departmental review of the building regulations introduced on 1 March 2014; if the review will be published; the time frame for its completion; and if he will make a statement on ...More Button

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: the estimated additional cost the building regulations have generated for one-off units; the original anticipated cost of the regulations according to his Department; and if he will make a statemen...More Button

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: the discussions his Department has held with the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland and Construction Industry Federation on the introduction and operation of the building regulations, int...More Button

Regional Development Initiatives

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: the urban regeneration measures that will be rolled out as part of the next round of European Union structural and regional development funding; the measures he is considering to attract investment...More Button

Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: if he will provide, in tabular form and on a county basis, the total funding available for the social inclusion and community activation programme in 2015, 2016 and 2017.More Button

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: the estimated total administrative costs per annum of the new social inclusion and community activation programme.More Button

Local and Community Development Programme

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: if he will provide, in tabular form and on a county basis, the total funding available for the local community development programme per annum in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014.More Button

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: the estimated total administrative cost of the local community development programme for the years 2010 to 2014.More Button

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: if his Department received correspondence from the European Commission or European Court of Justice on the European Union directive on procurement regarding the roll-out of the social inclusion act...More Button

Local and Community Development Programme Planning

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: his plans for existing local development companies that are unsuccessful in their bids under the new social inclusion and community activation programme; and if he will make a statement on the matt...More Button

Motor Tax Collection

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: if he will provide, in tabular form, on a county basis, the amount of motor tax collected in each local authority and paid into the local government fund to date.More Button

Local Authority Funding

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: the criteria that are used to decide the level of contribution from the Equalisation Fund that each local authority receives in a given year; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button