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Ó Cuív, Éamon

Tuesday, 6 October 2020

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Tenant Purchase Scheme

Asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage: when he plans to amend the terms and conditions of the Tenant (Incremental) Purchase Scheme 2016; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

My question relates to the tenant incremental purchase scheme of 2016. This is the most unsuccessful tenant purchase scheme ever. The Minister of State will probably agree with me. Can he let me...More Button

I thank the Minister for his reply. When was the review completed? He said he hoped to bring proposals forward soon. I have heard that for three or four years. I mean no disrespect to the curre...More Button

Can the Minister of State tell me how has the Department decided that a pensioner who can put cash on a table to buy a house would be unable to subsequently pay for the insurance and maintenance ...More Button

The Minister of State did not tell me when the review was completed. A review was completed. The Minister of State did not give me the definition of the magic word in the English language, "...More Button

Tenant Purchase Scheme (Continued)

Is the Minister of State saying there should be restrictions on the ability of joint tenants or tenants to buy a local authority house? Nobody is proposing to widen the eligibility criteria applyi...More Button

Can the Minister of State explain why the Department believes maintaining and insuring the house creates unaffordability given that in many cases involving people with part-time jobs, the repayme...More Button

Are we talking about three or six months?More Button

Planning Issues

Asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage: when his Department will issue a circular to planning authorities arising from the Flemish decree judgment of the European Court; the effect this judgment will have on Irish planning practice; and ...More Button

Enterprise Ireland

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment: if he will authorise Enterprise Ireland to release some funds granted under the disruptive technologies programme to companies such as a company (details supplied) without the venture private capit...More Button

Urban Regeneration and Development Fund

Asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage: when decisions will be made on applications made to the urban regeneration and development fund 2020; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Election Monitoring Missions

Asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs: if Ireland is sending observers to monitor elections under the auspices of the OSCE this year; if not, the reason therefor; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Medicinal Products

Asked the Minister for Health: the steps he will take to ensure greater use in prescribing generic and biosimilar medicines; the estimated extra saving envisaged next year by the increased use; and if he will make a statement on...More Button

Health Services

Asked the Minister for Health: when CAR T-cell therapy will be available here; when he expects it will be approved for reimbursement; the arrangements that are currently being worked on in relation to facilities for the therapy;...More Button

Town and Village Renewal Scheme

Asked the Minister for Rural and Community Development: when decisions will be made under the town and village accelerated measures round 3 scheme; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button