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Kenny, Gino

Tuesday, 11 April 2017

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Medicinal Products Availability

I think the Minister might have good news. I was looking at his Twitter account. We will see in a few minutes. Hopefully it is good news for the many people who have been waiting for an end to t...More Button

Medicinal Products Availability (Continued)

This makes us reflect on why people go to such desperate measures to highlight such desperate situations. It is terrible that people have to resort to such things.More Button

I hope the Minister will have some good news today in this regard. I realise talks are ongoing with Vertex Pharmaceuticals and the HSE over a proper price structure for Orkambi. I hope the Mini...More Button

It is good news. There are not many occasions when we hear such news. Sometimes in this House there is good news but most of the time it is bad news. It is good news for the people who are liste...More Button

If there is one lesson that everyone should learn, especially the Government and the HSE, it is that this should never happen again. This has been a drawn-out painful process for those who need ...More Button

Rent Supplement Scheme Eligibility

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if he will review FIS means testing with the rent allowance payment in view of the fact prior to 2012 FIS was not calculated when means testing for rent allowance; and if he will make a statement o...More Button

One-Parent Family Payment Eligibility

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: if he will review the way maintenance is calculated for lone parents; the detail of the policy of cutting the income of lone parents that are not receiving maintenance from the absent parent; and i...More Button

Medicinal Products Data

Asked the Minister for Health: his views on the monitoring of trends in the prescription of psychoactive psychotropic drugs here, especially to children, over the past 20 years; if his attention has been drawn to concerns regard...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: his views on the monitoring of trends in the prescription of psychoactive psychotropic drugs here, especially to children, over the past 20 years; if his attention has been drawn to concerns regard...More Button