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Wed, 23 Jan 2013

oral

National Procurement Service Framework Agreements

Thomas Pringle

3. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform if he has assessed the impact of Public Procurement (Framework Agreements) circular 06/12, for the procurement of goods and services on local jobs that has provided for single suppliers on a national level in respect of day to day purchases for public bodies; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [3220/13]

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Wed, 23 Jan 2013

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Water and Sewerage Scheme Grants

Thomas Pringle

181. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government the reason he has failed to fulfil the commitments made to the European Court in the judgement of 19 December 2012, C-374/11, specifically those referred to in paragraphs 34 and 41 of that judgement; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [3381/13]

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Wed, 23 Jan 2013

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Fish Quotas

Thomas Pringle

220. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if he will provide for each of the past three years, in tabular form, a list of fishing opportunities, fishing quota and fishing effort that were swapped with other EU member states and third countries; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [3380/13]

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Tue, 22 Jan 2013

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Water and Sewerage Scheme Grants

Thomas Pringle

448. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government when the national inspection plan for individual waste water treatment systems will be finalised and published; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [2574/13]

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Tue, 22 Jan 2013

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Water and Sewerage Scheme Grants

Thomas Pringle

449. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government if he will comment on any progress that has been made in fulfilling the commitments made to the European Court in the judgment of 19 December 2012, C-374/11, specifically those referred to in paragraphs 34 and 41 of that judgment; the reason for any delays; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [2576/13]

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Thu, 17 Jan 2013

oral

Tax Yield

Thomas Pringle

9. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Finance his views on a report that companies (details supplied) may be paying an effective corporate tax rate in this country of less than 1% and that other high profile and and highly profitable corporations may be paying similarly low effective rates of corporate tax; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [1984/13]

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Thu, 17 Jan 2013

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Tax Code

Thomas Pringle

38. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Finance the evidence he has or research he has undertaken to back his assertion that imposing the proposed Financial Transaction Tax here would lead to a significant migration of financial services business and related jobs to London or that any such losses would outweigh the benefits of introducing the FTT in terms of increased tax revenue; if he will provide such evidence and research; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [1983/13]

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Thu, 17 Jan 2013

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Property Taxation Application

Thomas Pringle

71. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Finance the steps the Revenue Commissioners will have to take to recover penalties imposed on liable persons under the Finance (Property Tax) Act 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [2146/13]

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Thu, 17 Jan 2013

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Septic Tank Registration Scheme

Thomas Pringle

135. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government when the standards will be published that single house effluent treatment systems will have to comply with after registration; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [2148/13]

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Tue, 11 Dec 2012

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Ministerial Travel

Thomas Pringle

287. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government if he will outline in tabular form the total cost to the Exchequer of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Summit in Doha including accommodation, cost per person and number of persons attending from the Irish delegation, flights, subsistence, visas and any other costs involved; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [55584/12]

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Tue, 11 Dec 2012

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Ministerial Travel

Thomas Pringle

307. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government further to Parliamentary Question No. 422 of 4 December 2012, if he will include Ministerial costs in the areas mentioned, as well as any other costs not listed including subsistence, visas, other travel costs involved for all Irish delegates including ministerial; and if he will state the total cost to the Exchequer with all costs included. [55587/12]

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Wed, 5 Dec 2012

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Jobseeker's Benefit Applications

Thomas Pringle

43. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Social Protection the number of claimants of jobseeker's benefit who have been removed from benefit after the change to assessing their claims on a five day basis in July this year and the number projected to be removed when Sunday working will be assessed in April 2013; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [54656/12]

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Tue, 4 Dec 2012

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Local Authorities Management

Thomas Pringle

369. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government if he will provide in tabular form a list of all companies or persons providing an external professional service to the Local Government Management Services Board in 2011 such as legal advice, advertising, project management and including any other external professional service not listed; the amount invoiced by each company; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [53812/12]

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Tue, 4 Dec 2012

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Official Travel

Thomas Pringle

422. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government if he will outline in tabular form the total cost to the Exchequer of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Summit in Doha including accommodation, cost per person and the number of person's attending from the Irish delegation, and flights; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [54562/12]

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Thu, 29 Nov 2012

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Exploration Licences Approvals

Thomas Pringle

43. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources in view of the Government's passing of the Aarhus convention what if any public onsultation processes is he going to put in place around the applications for granting exploration licences; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [53324/12]

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Tue, 27 Nov 2012

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Student Grant Scheme Applications

Thomas Pringle

273. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Education and Skills if he will restore the funding for the Student Assistance Fund to €10 million in view of the hardship that many students are experiencing; and if he will commit to not cutting this fund any further. [52189/12]

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Tue, 27 Nov 2012

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Supplementary Welfare Allowance Eligibility

Thomas Pringle

353. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Social Protection if she will consider making supplementary welfare allowance available to those who are awaiting their student grants. [52188/12]

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Tue, 27 Nov 2012

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Public Services Card

Thomas Pringle

392. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Social Protection the progress of the roll out of the public services card; and her views on the duration of the validity of these cards. [52598/12]

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Tue, 27 Nov 2012

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Departmental Funding

Thomas Pringle

501. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Justice and Equality if he will list all integration funding currently available for prospective applicants. [52261/12]

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Tue, 20 Nov 2012

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Social Welfare Code Issues

Thomas Pringle

343. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Social Protection if she has considered changing the way property is assessed in the means test for social welfare claimants; if she will change to a system of assessing the rental income rather than the capital value as a measure of the income attributed to the property; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [50936/12]

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