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Durkan, Bernard J.

Thursday, 11 July 2019

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Rural Development Policy

Asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development: the extent to which he continues to monitor social or economic deficits in urban and rural areas nationally with a view to identifying the more salient interventions available to his Department in ...More Button

Asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development: the extent to which he has identified gaps in the system in which urban or rural communities, older or younger persons have suffered as a result of geographic location or economic exclusion with a ...More Button

Asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development: the extent to which he has and continues to address issues of rural isolation and the need for services to counter same; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Message from Select Committee

The Select Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform, and Taoiseach has completed its consideration of the Consumer Insurance Contracts Bill 2017 and has made amendments thereto.More Button

  The Dáil adjourned at 6.40 p.m. until 2 p.m. on Tuesday, 17 September 2019.More Button

Community Development Projects Funding

Asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development: the extent to which he has sufficient resources available to meet requests for grant aid or other forms of assistance from both rural and urban areas nationally and County Kildare in particular; th...More Button

Citizenship Applications

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: if a sworn affidavit may be of assistance in authenticating a relationship to their late parent in respect to making an application for Irish citizenship in the case of a person (details supplied);...More Button

Visa Applications

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: further to Parliamentary Question No. 374 of 12 June 2019, if further issues have arisen in respect of the visa for a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Refugee Status Applications

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: when an application for a family to join will be considered in the case of a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Naturalisation Applications

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the status of an application by a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the progress to date in the examination of an application for naturalisation in the case of 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: if a person and their child (details supplied) qualify for naturalisation; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Residency Permits

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: if extended leave to remain of stamp 4 status will issue in the case of a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: if the residency position of persons (details supplied) will be regularised; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Immigration Status

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: if the application to upgrade an application for residency and naturalisation will be validated in the case of a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: when an update of stamp 4 status will issue in the case of a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Deportation Orders

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

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

Naturalisation Certificates

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

Nursing Homes Support Scheme Applications

Asked the Minister for Health: the progress to date in the determination of an application for assistance under the fair deal scheme in the case of a person (details supplied); when payment will issue; and if he will make a stat...More Button

Mental Health Services Provision

Asked the Minister for Health: when a full medical report will be made available in the case of a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if a person (details supplied) will have an early appointment to address their psychiatric health issues; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Rural Development Programme Data

Asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development: the extent to which he has received applications under the various rural development schemes in the past two years and to date in 2019, by county; the extent of the approvals in the past; his expec...More Button

Departmental Expenditure

Asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development: the degree to which he expects to spend all the funds at his disposal through the various schemes available to him; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Departmental Programmes

Asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development: the degree to which he continues to offer grant aid under one or other headings to various community groups involved in social or economic enhancement; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development: the extent to which he grant aided various community groups in Country Kildare involved in social and economic enhancement in the past two years and to date in 2019; and if he will make a statement...More Button

Rural Transport Services Provision

Asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development: the extent to which he has assisted the provision or improvement of rural transport nationwide; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development: the extent to which he has assisted with the provision and improvement of rural transport in County Kildare; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Local and Community Development Programme

Asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development: the degree to which he expects to be a position to address issues of isolation in either urban or rural settings in respect of persons who may be affected by age or socioeconomic issues; and if he ...More Button

Carer's Allowance Applications

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: when a carer's allowance will be awarded to a person (details supplied); and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: when a carer's allowance will be approved for the carer of a person (details supplied); and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Exceptional Needs Payment Eligibility

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: if the review of an exceptional needs payment application by a person (details supplied) will be expedited; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Domiciliary Care Allowance Applications

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: when a domiciliary care allowance will be awarded in respect of a person (details supplied); and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button