Questions and answers published after July 2012 can be viewed here. Viewing by Government Department is possible by term or specific dates from March 2016 onwards. Written answers are published as received from departments. To see parliamentary questions published before July 2012, search in Dáil debates.

Help

Parliamentary questions by Member are available from 01/07/2012

Questions and answers for Dáil or Seanad term

Page 1 of 16

Show: 20 per page

Thu, 6 May 2021

written

Dental Services

Marian Harkin

203. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Minister for Health when a person (details supplied) will receive an orthodontic appointment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [23440/21]

View

Wed, 5 May 2021

written

Bus Éireann

Marian Harkin

166. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Minister for Transport the reason Bus Éireann buses are not wheelchair accessible on the Galway to Sligo and Sligo to Galway bus route; when disabled passengers can expect to be in a position to use these services; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22627/21]

View

Wed, 5 May 2021

written

Vaccination Programme

Marian Harkin

636. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Minister for Health if he is considering exemption from mandatory hotel quarantining for those fully vaccinated with a vaccine (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [23175/21]

View

Thu, 29 Apr 2021

written

Covid-19 Pandemic Supports

Marian Harkin

2. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment if he will consider a once-off grant payment to the hair and beauty sector (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22416/21]

View

Thu, 29 Apr 2021

written

Air Pollution

Marian Harkin

11. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications when he will announce the outcome of the consultation and amendments that will be implemented along with timeframes for implementing changes to new solid fuel regulations for Ireland now that the public consultation on the development has ended on 2 April 2021; the date submissions made to the public consultation will be made available to the public; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22455/21]

View

Thu, 29 Apr 2021

written

Value Added Tax

Marian Harkin

28. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Minister for Finance if there are plans to make the 9% VAT rate permanent for the hair and beauty sector; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22414/21]

View

Thu, 29 Apr 2021

written

Wage Subsidy Scheme

Marian Harkin

29. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Minister for Finance if he will consider extending the employment wage subsidy scheme until at least the end of 2021; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22415/21]

View

Thu, 29 Apr 2021

written

International Protection

Marian Harkin

96. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Minister for Justice when a person (details supplied) will be contacted by the International Protection Office for further processing of their application. [22439/21]

View

Wed, 28 Apr 2021

oral

Covid-19 Pandemic Supports

Marian Harkin

53. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media if she will put supports in place as a matter of urgency to support the local print media sector. [22310/21]

View

Wed, 28 Apr 2021

written

Primary Medical Certificates

Marian Harkin

278. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Minister for Finance his plans to change the current qualifying criteria for a primary medical certificate; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [21661/21]

View

Wed, 28 Apr 2021

written

School Supervision and Substitution Scheme

Marian Harkin

581. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Minister for Education if emergency measures will be put in place for a school (details supplied) due to a lack of available teachers from the substitute panel; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [21788/21]

View

Wed, 28 Apr 2021

written

Health Promotion

Marian Harkin

939. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Minister for Health the status of the actions and targets of the Breastfeeding Action Plan 2016-2021; if the subsequent action plan will be clarified; if he will consider the recommendations set out in a report by an organisation (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [21458/21]

View

Wed, 28 Apr 2021

written

Vaccination Programme

Marian Harkin

1067. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Minister for Health when clarification will be provided on changes in restrictions to the number of persons allowed to attend weddings; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22111/21]

View

Wed, 21 Apr 2021

written

Brexit Supports

Marian Harkin

180. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment the amount drawn down by Irish businesses from the Brexit loan scheme to date; the sectors in which the loan has been accessed; and the geographical distribution of loan recipients per NUTS III region, cross referenced with loan values. [19406/21]

View

Wed, 21 Apr 2021

written

Rail Network

Marian Harkin

424. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Minister for Transport if the Sligo rail freight yard is included in the Iarnród Éireann report on rail freight; the timeline for the publication of this report; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20287/21]

View

Wed, 21 Apr 2021

written

Public Transport

Marian Harkin

437. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Minister for Transport the breakdown of the investment in public transport infrastructure in urban versus rural areas or by region in each of the years 2018 to 2020; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20451/21]

View

Wed, 21 Apr 2021

written

Insurance Industry

Marian Harkin

499. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Minister for Finance if he will review the whole area of insurance reform and consider capping general damages for minor injuries by an average of 80% compared to the previous book of quantum guidelines (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19225/21]

View

Wed, 21 Apr 2021

written

Covid-19 Pandemic

Marian Harkin

690. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage if essential works which will prevent significant deterioration of a building can be conducted during the Covid-19 restrictions; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [18499/21]

View

Wed, 21 Apr 2021

written

Foreign Conflicts

Marian Harkin

849. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs if he will consider working with the United Kingdom and United States of America in imposing targeted sanctions on two major Myanmar military conglomerates (details supplied); the position of the European Union on Myanmar and the military conglomerates; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [18705/21]

View

Wed, 21 Apr 2021

written

Disability Allowance

Marian Harkin

1162. Deputy Marian Harkin asked the Minister for Social Protection when a decision will be made in the case of a review of a disability allowance for a person (details supplied); and if she will make a statement on the matter. [19703/21]

View