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Moran, Michael

Thursday, 16 June 1966

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 223 Nbr. 5


Ceisteanna—Questions Oral Answers. - County Tipperary Estate.

The Land Commission have recently carried out a further inspection of this 183 acre property with a view to determining whether compulsory acquisition proceedings should now be instituted. There wi...More Button

No doubt the Deputy has that information. I have not got it readily available, but I have told the Deputy that a recent inspection has been carried out and that the decision of the Land Commission...More Button

No. The last reply I gave the Deputy on this was, as far as I can trace, that the position regarding this property was under investigation by the Land Commission and that it would get speedy inves...More Button

I have informed the Deputy, if he reads my reply.More Button

The Land Commission have recently carried out a further inspection of this property with a view to determining whether compulsory acquisition proceedings should now be instituted. I am telling th...More Button

Ceisteanna—Questions Oral Answers. - County Tipperary Forestry Employment.

I am not so aware. There is only one man employed at Emill property of Roscrea forest, and he is from Cloughjordan. The Deputy's question may refer to an occasion early in the year, when a gang of...More Button

I cannot add to the information I have given the Deputy. My information is that there is only one man employed on the Emill property and he is from Cloughjordan.More Button

Those other workers were down there evidently earlier in the year.More Button

I will investigate and I will give the Deputy the information I receive.More Button

Where men have to be laid off it is the practice to take into consideration such factors as family and financial circumstances, number of dependants, regularity of attendance, length of service and...More Button

All of whom were retained.More Button

There was a very good reason, because the one single man kept on who has, I understand, seven year's service, lives at the entrance to one of the properties and is also the caretaker. It is theref...More Button

I think the Deputy is mixed up.More Button

I have pointed out that the men who were retained were all married men, in most cases with dependants, except for this one single man who, because he lives at the entrance to one of the forestry pr...More Button

Caretaker of the forest.More Button