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Ó Cuív, Éamon

Tuesday, 25 March 2014

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


European Council Meetings

Asked the Taoiseach: the discussions that have taken place at European Council meetings since he became Taoiseach; the progress made towards the development of a common European defence policy; the co-operation agreed ...More Button

Naval Service Vessels

Asked the Minister for Defence: his policy on the naming of naval vessels; the reason for the change of policy in view of the commitments in the 20 year strategy for the Irish language; and if he will make a statement on the matt...More Button

Defence Forces Reserve Strength

Asked the Minister for Defence: the number of members presently in the Reserve Defence Force; his policy on the reserve; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Social and Affordable Housing Provision

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: the funding sought by Galway County Council in 2014 for house extensions, new houses and house refurbishments; the number of new houses, house refurbishments and house extensions that funding has b...More Button

Planning Issues

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: if quarries under section 261A of the Planning and Development Act 2000, as amended by the insertion of section 75 of the Planning Development (Amendment) Act 2010 and as further amended by the Eur...More Button

Land Transfers

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: if a farmer transfers land with entitlements to his son this year will the entitlements be lost on the land transferred as it will not have been farmed by the same farmer in 2013, 2014 and 2015; an...More Button

Agri-Environment Options Scheme Payments

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: when the 2013 payment under AEOS 2 will issue to a person (details supplied) in County Galway; the reason for the delay in issuing this payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Farm Retirement Scheme Eligibility

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: if farmers who are in receipt of payments under the farm early retirement scheme, and who have leased their farm and their entitlements under this scheme, will retain their entitlements after 2014;...More Button

Agriculture Scheme Eligibility

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the position regarding those who have leased land with entitlements for the years 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 in relation to those entitlements for the new Common Agricultural Policy programme; and i...More Button

Single Payment Scheme Administration

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: further to Parliamentary Question No. 541 of 11 February 2014, when the information promised will be provided; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Equine Industry

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: if a change is proposed in respect of equines under Pillar 1 of the Common Agricultural Policy, including whether the farming of equines will be eligible under all the definitions of an active farm...More Button

Bovine Disease Controls

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the reason no compensation is given to small herd owners for the first calf removed from a herd for BVD; if he will consider extending this compensation to the first calf in herds of fewer than 20 ...More Button

Rural Environment Protection Scheme Application Numbers

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the number of farmers who participated in REP scheme 1, REPS 2, REPS, 3, REPS 4, AEOS 1, AEOS 2, AEOS 3 broken down on a county basis; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Disadvantaged Areas Scheme Payments

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the number of farmers who received disadvantaged area scheme payments in each county in 2012 or 2013, whichever year has most up-to-date data available; and if he will make a statement on the matte...More Button

Single Payment Scheme Payments

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the number of farmers who were paid the single farm payment in each county in 2012 or 2013, whichever year has the most up-to-date data available; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Beef Imports

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the total amount of Polish beef being imported for further processing in meat plants; if this beef is sold on the Irish market or re-exported; the meat processors that are importing this beef; and ...More Button

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: if he has had discussions with the Northern Ireland Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Ms Michelle O’Neill, MLA, in the past three months on the sale of cattle from this jurisdiction to...More Button

Beef Technology Adoption Programme Payments

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the number of farmers broken down by county who were paid for participating in the beef technology scheme 2013; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Suckler Welfare Scheme Payments

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the number of farmers broken down by county who were paid for the suckler cow welfare scheme in the most recent year for which data is available; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Agri-Environment Options Scheme Appeals

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: if there is any delay in correcting errors and over-claims following inspections of agri-environment options scheme applicants; if there is a delay in the issuing of payments as a result; and if he...More Button

Road Signage

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: the allocation in 2014 for signposting on the national route N59; the benefits this signposting will bring; the budget from which this is being funded; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button