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Kitt, Michael, Kitt, Michael P.

Thursday, 5 February 2015

Dáil Éireann Debate
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Leaders' Questions (Continued)

The Tánaiste has the floor.More Button

A question, please.More Button

Order of Business

There are no proposals to be put to the House today. I call Deputy Charlie McConalogue.More Button

Order of Business (Continued)

Please do not go into too much detail.More Button

Deputy Tommy P. Broughan is next. May we have brevity, please, in questions and answers, as there are many Members offering?More Button

Stop it, please.More Button

We are out of time now.More Button

Garda Síochána (Amendment) (No. 3) Bill 2014: Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage

I draw the attention of Deputies to the fact that they should not name people who are not able to defend themselves.More Button

Garda Síochána (Amendment) (No. 3) Bill 2014: Report Stage (Resumed) and Final Stage (Continued)

Amendments Nos. 22 and 23 are alternatives and may be discussed together by agreement.More Button

Amendment No. 32 is out of order.More Button

Amendment No. 32 not moved.

  Bill, as amended, received for final consideration.More Button

Estimates for Public Services 2015: Message from Select Committee

The Select Sub-Committee on Health has completed its consideration of Vote 38 for the year ending 31 December 2015.More Button

Library Services Funding

I wish to raise the issue of funding for public libraries. An article in one of my local newspapers, the Tuam Herald, reported that County Galway only spends 20 cent per person on library b...More Button

Library Services Funding (Continued)

I thank the Minister of State for his reply. I am glad to hear the programme will continue and that Galway is included in the list of new and extended libraries. We have had some very good develo...More Button

The most famous public library of all is perhaps the National Library of Ireland, which magnificent facility and building successive Governments have failed adequately to fund. The acting direct...More Button

Let us ensure we do not cut back on libraries. Certainly, we should not cut back on staff numbers. We are a long way behind our neighbours in Scotland and Wales, in particular, on staffing and ...More Button

Special Educational Needs Service Provision

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if her attention has been drawn to the proposed new model, effective from September 2015, for the allocation of resource hours in schools; if her attention has been further drawn to the fact that t...More Button