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Durkan, Bernard J.

Tuesday, 9 July 2019

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


An tOrd Gnó - Order of Business (Continued)

The online safety and media regulation Bill is promised legislation. Given its importance, when is it likely to be published, brought before the House and concluded?More Button

Recreational Facilities Provision

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: his plans for investment in vital recreational infrastructure for local communities such as swimming pools, community centres and other sporting facilities; the extent to which budgetary allocation...More Button

I ask the Minister of State the extent to which he is satisfied he has the sufficient resources available to meet the requirements of the various sporting, recreational and community groups through...More Button

Recreational Facilities Provision (Continued)

Does the Minister of State remain satisfied that sufficient funds remain constantly available to him to meet the requirements as already set out by the various applicants who have made submissions ...More Button

Would it be possible to give favourable consideration to local community groups that want to join together to make an application for funding from other organisations, as well as from the Departmen...More Button

Climate Change Adaptation Plans

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the extent to which he expects the transport and tourism sectors to comply with the climate change objectives set out in the Climate Action Plan 2019; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Bullying in Schools

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if the issue of bullying is not serious enough grounds to make alternative provision in school transport cases in which same has been requested; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Immigration Status

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: when stamp 4 will issue in the case of a person (details supplied); the grounds upon which a copy of private medical insurance is being requested, with particular reference to the fact that the per...More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the progress to date in the determination of an application for residency status pursuant to section 3(6) of the Immigration Act 1999, as amended, in the case of a person (details supplied); and if...More Button

Visa Applications

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: when a visa will issue in the case of a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asylum Applications

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: if a long-term extension of residency will be granted in the case of a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Deportation Orders Re-examination

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: if a decision will be reviewed to deport a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Naturalisation Eligibility

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the eligibility for naturalisation in the case of a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Medicinal Products

Asked the Minister for Health: his plans to review the process in regard to the governance of the drugs approval and procurement process with particular reference to facilitating more stakeholder engagement from industry and pat...More Button

Rail Network

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: his plans to take to augment the commuter rail services involving the towns of Salllins, Kilcock, Maynooth, Celbridge and Lexlip, County Kildare, with particular reference to ensuring a service ade...More Button

Public Transport Initiatives

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the timeline for the provision of extra transport facilities to alleviate traffic congestion at various locations nationally that have suffered in this regard particularly as the economic recovery ...More Button

Hotel Accommodation

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the extent to which adequate hotel accommodation remains available to meet the requirements of the tourism sector nationally; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Road Network

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the degree to which he expects to achieve sufficient improvement in the national arterial road network with particular reference to ensuring adequate distribution routes to meet the demand arising ...More Button

Tourism Industry

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the extent to which he expects the hotel and accommodation sector to enhance the image of Ireland as a conference location; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the degree to which opportunity exists for winter holidays here; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Sports Capital Programme Applications Data

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the funding allocated to various sporting and recreational bodies by way of capital grant nationally in the past three years to date; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Sports Events

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the extent to which he sees opportunity to attract major sporting events here thereby promoting Ireland as an attractive location for these events internationally; and if he will make a statement o...More Button

Brexit Preparations

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the extent to which he remains satisfied that adequate travel provisions remain available in the air travel sector to meet the requirements of air passengers in the aftermath of Brexit; and if he w...More Button

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the extent to which he is making provision for the eventuality of Brexit with particular reference to its implications for air and sea travel in view of the necessity to ensure easy travel access t...More Button

Climate Change Policy

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the degree to which the transport and tourism sectors expect to be in a position to respond positively to the challenges of climate change in a realistic way while maintaining services; and if he w...More Button

Traffic Calming Measures

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: his plans to combat the traffic congestion on the M50; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Working Family Payment Data

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: if the decision to reduce a working family payment will be reviewed in the case of a person (details supplied); and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

State Pension (Contributory) Data

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: the progress to date in the determination of an application for an increase to an adult dependant allowance in the case of a person (details supplied); when the application will be concluded; and i...More Button

Rent Supplement Scheme Applications

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: if arrears of exceptional needs or rent supplement payment will issue to help cover arrears of rent in the case of a person (details supplied); and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button