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Burke, Colm

Wednesday, 29 July 2020

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Covid-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: if supports will be instituted for self-employed persons whose incomes have been vastly depleted due to Covid-19 but are not eligible for the pandemic unemployment payment in view of the fact they ...More Button

Bus Services

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: if a bus route between Cork city centre to Kerrypike Clogheen, County Cork will be examined in view of the increase in population over the past number of years; and if he will make a statement on t...More Button

Covid-19 Pandemic

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: the training being provided to teachers in terms of social distancing and managing social distancing among children before the commencement of the school year; and if she will make a statement on t...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if a Covid-19 testing system will be set up at airports here for persons arriving from countries not on the green list; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if an information technology literacy campaign will be introduced for the elderly to assist them to communicate with loved ones as a result of the changes brought about during Covid-19; and if he w...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if he will institute a campaign to assist young persons that have mental health challenges as a result of or exacerbated by Covid-19; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Vaccination Programme

Asked the Minister for Health: if children whose scheduled vaccines were cancelled during Covid-19 will receive them before the beginning of the 2020-2021 school year; if special clinics will be established to deal with the back...More Button

Respite Care Services

Asked the Minister for Health: when there will be a resumption of day and respite services for those with special needs and the day services provided by a service (details supplied) in County Cork; and if he will make a statemen...More Button

Nursing Home Accommodation

Asked the Minister for Health: the number of persons under 65-years of age that are residing in public nursing homes nationally in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the number of persons under 65-years of age that are residing in private nursing homes nationally in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Hospital Services

Asked the Minister for Health: the steps being taken to provide a fully resourced diabetes services at University Hospital Limerick for adults with type 1 diabetes; if plans are in place to employ a full-time dietician and an in...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the number of patients with type 1 diabetes attending the diabetes service at University Hospital Limerick; the waiting times for those with type 1 diabetes seeking appointments for the service; an...More Button