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Richmond, Neale

Tuesday, 6 October 2020

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Social and Affordable Housing

Asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage: his plans to provide more affordable housing options in the Dublin area and put affordability at the heart of the housing system; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Diplomatic Representation

Asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs: his plans there to extend Ireland’s diplomatic footprint through the EU and the world in order to forge new alliances post Brexit; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Foreign Policy

Asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs: the steps Ireland is taking to show solidarity with the people of Belarus at this time of unrest; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Driver Licences

Asked the Minister for Transport: the number of persons resident in Ireland who hold a UK driver licence that have not exchanged their licence for an Irish licence ahead of the end of the Brexit transition period; and if he will ma...More Button

Road Safety

Asked the Minister for Transport: the measures are being taken to clear glass from cycle lanes, particularly on the N11; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

House Prices

Asked the Minister for Finance: the measures which have been introduced to prevent developers increasing house prices in line with the increases to the help-to-buy scheme; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Tax Credits

Asked the Minister for Finance: the status of the review of flat rate expenses being carried out by the Revenue Commissioners; if this review has been impacted by Covid-19; if the Revenue Commissioners can be instructed to not al...More Button

Asked the Minister for Finance: if he will consider increasing the working from home allowance for the winter months given the costs of heating and so on will be greater during these months; and if he will make a statement on the...More Button

Tax Code

Asked the Minister for Finance: if he will consider implementing an optional 40% rate of automatic withholding tax for self-employed persons providing services to the State at the option of the taxpayer; and if he will make a sta...More Button

Garda Stations

Asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform: the total space in square metres occupied by car parking space at Donnybrook Garda Station, Dublin 4; the precise number of car parking spaces; if the OPW has responsibility for the usage and maint...More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice: the maximum number of persons who might be working in Donnybrook Garda station, Dublin 4, at any one time; the average number of persons working in the station at any one time; the number of full-t...More Button

Brexit Issues

Asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs: the engagement held with the European Commission and other EU agencies to prepare for Brexit; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Education and Training Boards

Asked the Minister for Education: the number of applicants who applied for redeployment through GRETB; the number of successful applicants in the past three years; her plans to widen the scope for transfers between education and tr...More Button

School Admissions

Asked the Minister for Education: if her Department was informed or consulted on the change in the admission policy of a school (details supplied); the advice which can be provided to parents whose children are currently pupils of ...More Button