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Moynihan, Michael

Wednesday, 10 July 2013

Dáil Éireann Debate
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Schools Amalgamation

The very important amalgamation of the two primary schools in Kanturk has been a long-running issue. Much work has been done in the past three or four years under the stewardship of Canon Jackie C...More Button

What I am trying to find out in this debate is the exact current position, the commitment of the Department to the project and the discussions that have taken place between the Department and the...More Button

There is no doubt this project is necessary and is a priority for Kanturk. As is the case with all amalgamations that reach category 1 within the Department, it should move sharply off the agen...More Button

Will the Department commit completely to the project and ensure there is no logjam on its side? This is a very important infrastructural project for the town of Kanturk and its hinterland and th...More Button

Schools Amalgamation (Continued)

The important point is that we make sure there is a timeline in place, that there is a full commitment from the Department of Education and Skills and that the OPW is fully engaged to ensure the ap...More Button

I thank the Minister of State. The one concern I have relates to the phrase in the second last paragraph "the value for money perspective", but we will leave that issue to one side. Time is passi...More Button

Mortgage Arrears Proposals: Motion (Resumed) [Private Members] (Continued)

I welcome the opportunity to speak on the debate and compliment Deputy Michael McGrath on moving a timely motion. This is one of the more serious issues with which every public representative is d...More Button

Deputy Fleming said the banks must learn from this. The parties opposite will remember that a bubble was created in the agricultural sector when we joined what was then known as the Common Marke...More Button

If we take that as an example, the fundamental issue with regard to house repossession is the targeting of those who simply cannot pay their debts but want to pay them. I have constituents coming ...More Button

We must look at the banks. The capital and the returns and all the rest of it will have to be marked up, but politics is about managing to ensure there is not only an economic policy but a socia...More Button

In the small-to-medium business sector there is a considerable overhang of debt as well. Until we deal with this in a manageable way - we can repossess houses all we want, and we saw an episode ...More Button

A person who came to me on Monday last, and on Friday of last week, told me he had been engaging with the bank and had no arrears with it in any shape or form. He said he had told the bank that ...More Button

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Business of Dáil (Continued)

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Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill 2013: Report Stage (Resumed) (Continued)

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