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Tue, 3 Dec 2019

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Brexit Supports

Alan Kelly

85. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation the funding provided to the sectors most affected by Brexit through the Brexit loan scheme in 2018 and to date in 2019; the number of companies that have benefited; the funding provided through the future growth loan scheme to date in 2019; and the number of companies that have benefited. [46863/19]

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Tue, 26 Nov 2019

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Hospital Overcrowding

Alan Kelly

110. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Health his plans to relieve the overcrowding in University Hospital Limerick for winter 2020. [48825/19]

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Tue, 26 Nov 2019

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Cancer Screening Programmes

Alan Kelly

116. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Health the way in which the review by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists was leaked before all participating women were informed; and the steps he will take regarding same. [48824/19]

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Tue, 26 Nov 2019

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Healthcare Infrastructure Provision

Alan Kelly

117. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Health his plans to build a new elderly care home in Roscrea, County Tipperary, to replace the Dean Maxwell home. [48826/19]

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Tue, 26 Nov 2019

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Naturalisation Applications

Alan Kelly

232. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the status of a naturalisation application by a person (details supplied); when the application will be finalised; if the application will be expedited in view of the recent Court of Appeal judgment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [48574/19]

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Tue, 26 Nov 2019

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Health Insurance Regulation

Alan Kelly

270. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Health the status of the Health Insurance Act 2018; when it will be updated for risk and price equalisation; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [48589/19]

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Tue, 26 Nov 2019

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Health Services Staff

Alan Kelly

283. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Health his plans to increase the number of specialist Parkinson's disease nurses nationally in order to have a specialist nurse in each county (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [48663/19]

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Tue, 19 Nov 2019

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Teacher Supply

Alan Kelly

89. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Education and Skills his views on sharing teachers across schools in view of the fact that a shortage of substitute cover and that pupils across many schools are being left without qualified teachers in Irish, science, foreign languages and maths due to a supply shortage; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [47490/19]

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Tue, 19 Nov 2019

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Hospital Appointments Administration

Alan Kelly

384. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Health the reason for the loss of 109 referrals to the national gender service; the steps taken to ensure this system failure is not repeated; the way in which he plans to address the delays for those that were waiting and should have had their first initial visit by now; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [47334/19]

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Tue, 19 Nov 2019

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Gender Recognition

Alan Kelly

385. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Health the status of the steering committee to develop an integrated service for those with gender identity issues; the number of times it has met; the recommendations it has made; if it was informed of the loss of 109 referrals to the national gender service; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [47335/19]

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Tue, 19 Nov 2019

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Rail Network

Alan Kelly

533. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport when work on the Nenagh to Ballybrophy rail line will be completed; the costs involved to provide buses as an alternative to the train while work is being completed; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [47117/19]

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Tue, 19 Nov 2019

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Community Employment Schemes Supervisors

Alan Kelly

602. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection when the Labour Court recommendation 11 years ago for an agreed pension for community employment supervisors will be put in place (details supplied); and if she will make a statement on the matter. [47164/19]

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Thu, 14 Nov 2019

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Health Services Provision

Alan Kelly

130. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Health if his attention has been drawn to the fact that a number of sexual health clinics including a clinic (details supplied) are still using the gardasil 4 HPV vaccines instead of the gardasil 9 HPV vaccine; if recipients of the gardasil 4 HPV vaccine will be invited to receive the gardasil 9 vaccine; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [46967/19]

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Thu, 14 Nov 2019

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State Pensions

Alan Kelly

179. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection the reason correspondence sent to her Dublin Central Oireachtas inquiry email address on 21 and 24 October 2019 failed to receive a response; if she will arrange for the issues raised in an email (details supplied) to be addressed as a matter of urgency; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [46988/19]

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Wed, 13 Nov 2019

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Mortgage Arrears Rate

Alan Kelly

74. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Finance his views on mortgage lenders imposing legal fees and other charges on borrowers in arrears who are co-operating with their bank to resolve the issue; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [46554/19]

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Tue, 12 Nov 2019

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Garda Reorganisation

Alan Kelly

256. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the date his Department was first informed by An Garda Síochána of its new regional and divisional headquarters as part of the latest restructuring programme under its new operating model; if his Department was provided with previous iterations of the regional and divisional headquarters prior to this; if so, the dates concerned; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [46379/19]

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Tue, 12 Nov 2019

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Nursing Home Accommodation Provision

Alan Kelly

314. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Health his plans to build a new nursing home to replace a home (details supplied) and maintain the provision of long-stay beds in Roscrea, County Tipperary; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [46102/19]

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Wed, 6 Nov 2019

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Cultural Policy

Alan Kelly

31. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht the progress she has made towards establishing pilot projects to help identify the way in which a night-time culture initiative will work; the local authorities her Department has approached to participate in the pilot projects; when the pilot projects will commence; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [45458/19]

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Tue, 5 Nov 2019

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Information and Communications Technology

Alan Kelly

74. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Taoiseach the number of computers in his Department that still use an operating system (details supplied) in tabular form. [44717/19]

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Tue, 5 Nov 2019

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Information and Communications Technology

Alan Kelly

75. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Taoiseach if his Department will not be forced to pay additional premium payments to a company (details supplied) once support for an operating system expires in January 2020. [44733/19]

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