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Ó Cuív, Éamon

Tuesday, 15 December 2015

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


National Broadband Plan Implementation

Asked the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources: when the roll-out of high-speed rural broadband under the national broadband scheme will commence; the minimum speed of the proposed service; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

As the Minister knows, broadband is the new highway. Many rural areas still have only 5 Mbps or 10 Mbps broadband. When will we see the physical roll-out of the rural broadband scheme? Will the ...More Button

The Minister has given a very long and comprehensive answer telling us everything we already knew. At the end of it, he began to address the issues. He said that by the end of this year, he will ...More Button

When will the physical build start? In other words, how long will the procurement process take? People want to know when they will be able to plug in their computers and get connected to proper b...More Button

The Minister can specify a speed.More Button

When will they start building?More Button

When will it start?More Button

Asked the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources: if the national high-speed broadband scheme will be rolled out to the most isolated areas first, as they are the least likely ever to receive a commercial high-speed broadband service; and if he wi...More Button

1916 Quarter Development Bill 2015: Second Stage [Private Members]

I move: "That the Bill be now read a Second Time."

  Ba mhaith liom an Bille um Fhorbairt Ceathrú 1916 2015 a mholadh don Teach. Beimid ag déanamh comóradh ar Éirí Ama...More Button

1916 Quarter Development Bill 2015: Second Stage [Private Members] (Continued)

Amazingly, with the election taking place at the end of November or beginning of December, they managed to set up a Parliament. Nowadays, if we were doing that, we would have about five commission...More Button

They will do so just as they now queue outside Kilmainham Gaol, which was saved by a voluntary committee in the 1960s. I was often there in the 1960s when they were doing it and it is now one of t...More Button

I recommend the Bill to the House. I hope we will not divide on it because I do not want a division. Nobody wants that. In putting forward the Bill, Fianna Fáil is hoping we will endorse a dec...More Button

I always think that one of the very great decisions of the Rising was the decision to call it off in order to save civilian lives. That becomes an even greater decision when one realises that th...More Button

May I call for a quorum because there seems to be a distinct lack of interest by the Government in this particular Bill? It is extraordinary that the Minister of State has spoken but there are no ...More Button

It is good to see there is more than one Government Deputy here now.More Button

He is moved by a lot of things but he moves very little.More Button

Basic Payment Scheme Payments

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: when payment will issue under the 2015 basic payment scheme and the areas of natural constraint scheme to a person (details supplied) in County Galway; the reason for the delay; the number of entit...More Button

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: when payment under the basic payment scheme and the areas of natural constraint scheme will issue to a person (details supplied) in County Roscommon; the reason for the delay; and if he will make a...More Button

Organic Farming

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the process used to set organic standards for produce both produced on land and in aquaculture; the steps he has taken to ensure the standards are comparable in respect of the use of medicines, ant...More Button

Areas of Natural Constraint Scheme Applications

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: why payment did not issue under the areas of natural constraint scheme for 2015 to a person (details supplied) in County Galway, if donkeys that were considered eligible under the 2014 disadvantage...More Button

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: why payment did not issue under the areas of natural constraint scheme for 2015 to a person (details supplied) in County Kildare, if donkeys that were considered eligible under the 2014 disadvantag...More Button

Fishery Harbour Centres

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the status of parking on his Department's property in Howth in County Dublin; if he has abandoned proposals to introduce paid parking in the vicinity; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Basic Payment Scheme Applications

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: when payment will issue under the areas of natural constraint scheme and the basic payment scheme for 2015 to a person (details supplied) in County Galway, the reason for the delay; and if he will ...More Button

Departmental Correspondence

Asked the Minister for Justice and Equality: why a letter was not accepted by a representative from her Department from a group that visited her Department on 22 September 2015 in respect of an apology the group was seeking from the Governmen...More Button

Foreshore Issues

Asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government: if he has initiated enforcement proceedings under the Foreshore Acts for illegal dumping in a location in County Galway (details supplied). More Button