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Thu, 23 Sep 2021

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Public Sector Staff

Sorca Clarke

28. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform if he is satisfied with the process of Government appointments in view of recent events; and his views on whether the Public Service Management (Recruitment and Appointment) Act 2004 needs to be amended in this regard. [45587/21]

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Thu, 23 Sep 2021

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Capitation Grants

Sorca Clarke

104. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Minister for Education her plans to increase the capitation grant for primary schools considering the increased costs to schools of Covid-19 safety measures; and the increase in the cost of providing light and heat. [45589/21]

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Thu, 23 Sep 2021

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Pupil-Teacher Ratio

Sorca Clarke

135. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Minister for Education her plans to reduce the average class size for primary schools considering the growing population and the extra demands on space due to Covid-19; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [45588/21]

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Wed, 22 Sep 2021

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Tax Data

Sorca Clarke

43. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Minister for Finance the number of properties in which the PPSN of the tenant has been allocated to the property for the purposes of local property tax by county in 2019, 2020 and to date in 2021, in tabular form. [45740/21]

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Wed, 22 Sep 2021

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Election Monitoring Missions

Sorca Clarke

84. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs his views on the continuation of the decision due to Covid-19 restrictions to suspend the deployment of any of the 500 persons who have been vetted and trained as election monitors to the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe or the EU Election Monitoring System; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [45739/21]

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Thu, 16 Sep 2021

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Fuel Sales

Sorca Clarke

167. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications his plans to ban the sale of imported peat briquettes; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [44409/21]

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Thu, 16 Sep 2021

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Road Safety

Sorca Clarke

188. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Minister for Transport if he or his Department have engaged with the Road Safety Authority or the National Roads Authority on measures to combat accidents given the recent tragedies on motorways; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [44406/21]

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Thu, 16 Sep 2021

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Driver Test

Sorca Clarke

189. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Minister for Transport his plans to deal with the backlog in driver theory tests; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [44407/21]

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Thu, 16 Sep 2021

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Medical Qualifications

Sorca Clarke

307. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Minister for Health the number of healthcare professionals who applied to have their professional qualifications recognised in this jurisdiction in 2020 and to date in 2021, by county in tabular form. [44410/21]

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Thu, 16 Sep 2021

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Qualifications Recognition

Sorca Clarke

308. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Minister for Health the number of healthcare professionals whose application to have their professional qualifications recognised in this jurisdiction were unsuccessful 2020 and to date in 2021, by county in tabular form. [44411/21]

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Wed, 15 Sep 2021

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Digital Hubs

Sorca Clarke

68. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment the extent to which he and his Department engage with local authorities regarding the development of digital hubs; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [43802/21]

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Wed, 15 Sep 2021

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Labour Market

Sorca Clarke

162. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment his plans to deal with the reported current shortfall in construction workers; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [43493/21]

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Wed, 15 Sep 2021

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Enterprise Support Services

Sorca Clarke

163. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment if his Department has engaged with local enterprise offices on their funding allocation; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [43494/21]

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Tue, 27 Jul 2021

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Traveller Accommodation

Sorca Clarke

647. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage the number of units available for Traveller accommodation by county in tabular form. [39607/21]

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Tue, 27 Jul 2021

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Departmental Staff

Sorca Clarke

1503. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Minister for Health the number of workers employed by his Department and in each office or agency under the aegis of his Department that earn less than the living wage of €12.30 per hour; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [33601/21]

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Tue, 27 Jul 2021

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Departmental Expenditure

Sorca Clarke

1955. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Minister for Health the amount his Department has spent to date regarding Covid-19 awareness-raising campaigns in national newspapers. [35993/21]

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Tue, 27 Jul 2021

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Departmental Expenditure

Sorca Clarke

1956. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Minister for Health the amount his Department has expended to date regarding awareness raising campaigns of Covid-19 in regional newspapers. [35994/21]

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Tue, 27 Jul 2021

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Departmental Expenditure

Sorca Clarke

1957. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Minister for Health the amount his Department has expended to date regarding awareness raising campaigns of Covid-19 in national radio stations. [35995/21]

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Tue, 27 Jul 2021

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Departmental Expenditure

Sorca Clarke

1958. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Minister for Health the amount his Department has expended to date regarding awareness raising campaigns of Covid-19 in regional radio stations. [35996/21]

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Tue, 27 Jul 2021

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Departmental Expenditure

Sorca Clarke

1959. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Minister for Health the amount his Department has expended to date regarding awareness raising campaigns of Covid-19 in local radio stations. [35997/21]

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