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Ó Cuív, Éamon

Tuesday, 16 April 2013

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Action Plan for Jobs

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: the number of measures her Department was tasked with in the Action Plan for Jobs 2012; the number completed prior to the publication of the Action Plan for Jobs 2013; and if she will make a statem...More Button

Animal Feedstuffs

While I have great respect for the Minister of State, Deputy Sherlock, I am disappointed the Minister is not present, although I compliment him on the good results achieved in the area of DNA testi...More Button

I ask the Minister to take the simple step of allocating €10 million of his substantial budget for an emergency fodder scheme that would be made available to farmers in severe financial difficult...More Button

Animal Feedstuffs (Continued)

I am devastated-----More Button

-----by the Minister of State's answer. Is the Minister living in the real world? There is an old saying - mair an capall agus gheobhair féar, or live horse and get grass. The Minister seems to ...More Button

-----the creamery. However, those bodies do not have credit to give. The Minister has €1 billion in his budget. Putting €10 million aside to help the most needy cases represents just 1%. He has...More Button

-----that animals need food, which costs money. Advice is not money and will not feed cattle. Will the Minister of State tell the Minister that all sides of the House are begging him to put money...More Button

If necessary. That is what I would have done.More Button

I will. I suggest that the Minister attend the Chamber.More Button

Property Taxation Exemptions

Asked the Minister for Finance: if property tax is due on houses that are being constructed or have been constructed on a person's own land, and have not yet been occupied; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Budget Timetable

Asked the Minister for Finance: the date on which the budgetary process for 2014 will commence in view of the fact that the budget is due to be delivered in Dáil Éireann early this year; and if he will make a statement on the mat...More Button

Asked the Minister for Finance: the changes made by him, since coming to office, to the operation and the timing of the budgetary process; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Schools Amalgamation

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: the proposals on hand to amalgamate second level schools in Galway City; the time frame for any amalgamations and the schools involved; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Public Procurement Regulations

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: the steps he is taking to ensure that small companies involved in the provision of supplies to schools, will be able to compete with the large multi-nationals in view of the new procurement methods...More Button

National Monuments

Asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform: the work that has been carried out on national monuments in Connacht and in County Clare in the years 2010, 2011 and 2012, including ongoing maintenance and conservation projects; the amount spent ...More Button

Estimates Publication

Asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform: the reason for the delay in publishing the revised Estimate volume in view of the fact that three months of the year have elapsed; the date on which these Estimates will be published; and if he wil...More Button

Departmental Funding

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: when a LEADER project (details supplied) which has been with his Department since the 7 of December 2012 will be approved; the reason for the delay with this project; and if he will make a statemen...More Button

Tenant Purchase Scheme Eligibility

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: if there is any tenant purchase scheme in place since 31 December 2012 for tenants of local authorities to buy out their houses; if it is intended to introduce such a scheme again; and if he will m...More Button

Garda Vetting Applications

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: when a Garda clearance application will be processed in respect of a person in (details supplied) County Galway in view of the fact that their application was made six months ago; and if he will ma...More Button

Asylum Applications

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: the number of people in the asylum and related systems in direct provision at present; the number at 31 December 2010 and 31 December 2011, broken down by reference to the number of years persons a...More Button

Disadvantaged Areas Scheme Payments

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: when payment will be made under the disadvantaged area based scheme for 2012 in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway, the reason for the delay in issuing this payment; and if he ...More Button

Beef Technology Adoption Programme

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: further to Parliamentary Question No. 207 of 21 February 2013, if this case is being re-considered in view of the fact that a person (details supplied) in County Galway provided a copy of the task ...More Button

Salmon Management Report

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: if the Irish Seafood National Programme 2007-2013 effective moratorium on increased salmon farming where it stated that the targets for the increased productive capacity for salmon will now have to...More Button

Single Payment Scheme Eligibility

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: if under his proposals for a variable greening based on each farmer's entitlements, the greening element will remain the same for all individual farmers throughout the life of the forthcoming CAP o...More Button

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: if the convergence model will also apply to the greening element as well as to the remainder of the single payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Common Agricultural Policy Reform

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the amount of money that would be re-distributed under the convergence model after the 3% national reserve, the 2% young farmer provision and the crisis fund is allowed for as well as a 7% coupled ...More Button

Road Traffic Regulation

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: if there is any road traffic regulation that requires that all telecommunications cables and electric cables are at least 22ft, 7metres, over road height; if there is, the body that has responsibil...More Button