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Fleming, Sean

Thursday, 29 November 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
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Order of Business (Continued)

I have questions regarding three pieces of promised legislation from the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation. What is the position regarding the proposal for primary legislation to deal ...More Button

I think the Tánaiste made a mistake with regard to the second item of legislation when he spoke about legislation published in July. I have a note from his colleague, Deputy Howlin, by way of resp...More Button

Credit Institutions (Eligible Liabilities Guarantee)(Amendment) Scheme 2012: Motion (Continued)

I welcome the opportunity to speak on the motion, which in essence is to extend the Credit Institutions (Eligible Liabilities Guarantee) Scheme 2009 for a period of 12 months, up to the end of Dece...More Button

The current guarantee expires on 31 December 2012. We are talking about extending the scheme only for new deposits made in 2013. Existing deposits are guaranteed by the scheme until their matur...More Button

The order will extend the liabilities scheme for a further year, subject to the approval of the European Commission. The Secretary General of the Department of Finance, John Moran, recently indi...More Button

Currently the scheme costs the banks approximately €1 billion, which does have an impact on their profitability. Both Bank of Ireland and AIB have deposits in the United Kingdom not covered by t...More Button

The main banks joined the ELG scheme on 4 and 11 January 2010, while the EBS joined on 1 February 2010. Irish Life & Permanent, Bank of Ireland, ICS Building Society, Bank of Ireland Mortgage Ba...More Button

Does "CI" stand for the Cayman Islands? I do not know, but would be delighted to hear it does not. The Minister of State might tell me what AIB (CI) is. AIB North America Inc.-----More Button

Right. I knew it was an island somewhere, so that was my suggestion. Anglo Irish Bank Corporation International plc and Irish Nationwide are also included in the scheme. The Minister of State mi...More Button

Broadcasting Sector Regulation

Asked the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources: his views on the recently published Report of the Editorial Review of The Frontline Presidential Debate; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Student Grant Scheme Payments

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if he will explain the way a person (details supplied) in County Laois was awarded 100% Student Universal Support Ireland contribution on 9 October 2012 and a month later on 19 November 2012 is sen...More Button