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Coveney, Simon

Wednesday, 24 April 2013

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.

Disadvantaged Areas Scheme Appeals

Was asked: when a decision will be made on an appeal to the 2012 disadvantaged area scheme appeal committee by a person (details supplied) in County Galway; the reason for the delay in deciding this appeal; a...More Button

The person named is one of a number of applicants under the 2012 Disadvantaged Areas Scheme, whose cases were impacted by the requirement of a minimum stocking density of 0.3 livestock units per fo...More Button

However, as the applicant has not as yet demonstrated that the holding satisfies the scheme minimum stocking density requirements for the calendar year 2012, as of now, no payment is due in respe...More Button

Limistéir faoi Mhíbhuntáiste

Is é an duine ainmnithe duine amháin de líon iarratasóirí a raibh tionchar ar a gcásanna ag an riachtanas den íosdlús stocála de 0.3 aonad beostoic do gach heicteár foráiste in 2011, agus a rinne i...More Button

Cuireadh achomhrac an duine ainmnithe ar aghaidh chuig Coiste Achmhrac an DAS le breithniú a dhéanamh air; a luaithe is a dhéanann an Coiste breithniú ar an achomhrac seo, cuirfear in iúl don dui...More Button

Departmental Expenditure

Was asked: if any of his Department’s 2012 capital expenditure allocation was used for current expenditure purposes last year, the amount used for this purpose; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

No funds were transferred from the capital expenditure budget to current expenditure in the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine in 2012.More Button

Was asked: if he will provide the month by month profile for his Department's 2013 capital expendiuture;; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

The capital funding provided for my Department in 2013 is €193m (including €6m carryover from 2012). A profile of projected expenditure on a monthly basis is given below and the peak in capital ex...More Button

Harbours and Piers Maintenance

Was asked: his plans to fund the dredging of Dunmore East Harbour, County Waterford; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Dunmore East Fishery Harbour Centre in County Waterford is one of the six designated Fishery Harbour Centres, which are owned, managed and maintained by my Department.More Button

The need for dredging works at the harbour has been recognised by my Department. Reports commissioned have indicated that 80% of the harbour sediment contains Tributyltin (TBT). Unfortunately t...More Button

Department officials are currently actively engaged in examining various options to choose the optimum dredging solution and disposal of the resulting dredge spoil. On completion of their examin...More Button

Single Payment Scheme Payments

Was asked: the current position regarding a 2011 single farm payment claim in respect of a person (details supplied); if his Department has received correspondence from the forestry company involved outlining...More Button

An application under the 2011 Single Payment Scheme was received from the person named on 12 May 2011. During processing, an issue arose regarding the usage of one of the parcels declared. My Dep...More Button

Coillte Teoranta Lands

Was asked: his views on a matter regarding Coillte (details supplied) in County Limerick; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Coillte Teoranta was established as a private commercial company under the Forestry Act, 1988 and day-to-day operational matters, such as the management of properties on their lands, are the respon...More Button