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Tue, 23 Jun 2020

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Covid-19 Pandemic

Patrick O'Donovan

187. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Education and Skills when secondary schools will reopen for the 2020-21 academic year; and the date for enrolment. [12085/20]

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Tue, 23 Jun 2020

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School Enrolments

Patrick O'Donovan

188. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Education and Skills his views on whether there will be issues regarding foreign students enrolling in secondary schools here for the 2020/2021 academic year (details supplied). [12086/20]

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Tue, 23 Jun 2020

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Third Level Institutions

Patrick O'Donovan

203. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Education and Skills if he will address matters (details supplied) regarding third level education; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12169/20]

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Tue, 23 Jun 2020

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Dental Services

Patrick O'Donovan

482. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Health his plans to publish the findings of the investigation by persons (details supplied) in 2012 into issues relating to the delivery of dental services; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12214/20]

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Wed, 3 Jun 2020

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State Examinations

Patrick O'Donovan

174. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Education and Skills if he will address a matter regarding calculated grades (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [8498/20]

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Wed, 27 May 2020

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Human Rights

Patrick O'Donovan

532. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Health if a human rights impact assessment will be carried in regard to the Covid-19 emergency powers. [7307/20]

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Thu, 5 Mar 2020

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School Transport Appeals

Patrick O'Donovan

187. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Education and Skills when a decision will issue from the school transport appeals office in relation to an appeal issued on 7 October 2019 (details supplied); if the report which was requested from his Department is causing the delay, and if so, when the report will issue to the school transport appeals section for completion of the appeal; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [2672/20]

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Tue, 17 Dec 2019

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Road Safety

Patrick O'Donovan

605. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport further to Parliamentary Question No. 525 of 3 December 2019, if chickens being conveyed from poultry farms to slaughter houses can be considered within the exemption referred to in the reply; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [53080/19]

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Tue, 10 Dec 2019

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Pyrite Remediation Programme

Patrick O'Donovan

658. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government if Limerick City and County Council will be included in the pyrite remediation scheme; the eligibility criteria for same.; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [51182/19]

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Tue, 10 Dec 2019

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Planning Appeals

Patrick O'Donovan

668. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government the number of decisions to grant permission to construct one-off houses that were subsequently appealed to An Bord Pleanála by county in 2016, in tabular form; when the decision to grant was subsequently withdrawn; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [51367/19]

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Tue, 3 Dec 2019

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Road Safety

Patrick O'Donovan

525. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport if drivers who transport livestock are exempted from the need to take breaks under tachograph rules and regulations; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [50268/19]

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Tue, 26 Nov 2019

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Farm Inspections

Patrick O'Donovan

364. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if a farm inspection on land in an area (details supplied) will be carried out rather than a desk study; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [48757/19]

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Tue, 19 Nov 2019

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Healthcare Infrastructure Provision

Patrick O'Donovan

381. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Health when University Hospital Limerick will allow the Mid-Western Hospital Development Trust to proceed to planning to add a third treatment unit to the existing radiation treatment facility operated by the Mater Private at the hospital; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [47322/19]

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Tue, 5 Nov 2019

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Hospital Services

Patrick O'Donovan

448. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Health the plans in place to enhance multiple sclerosis services at University Hospital Limerick; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [44260/19]

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Tue, 5 Nov 2019

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Nursing Staff Data

Patrick O'Donovan

451. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Health the number of public health nursing positions being left unfilled in Limerick due to the HSE not releasing the successful and appointed nurses from other roles in order to fill the vacancies; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [44285/19]

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Wed, 23 Oct 2019

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Alcohol Pricing

Patrick O'Donovan

141. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Health when the minimum unit pricing for alcohol is proposed to come into effect; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [43693/19]

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Tue, 15 Oct 2019

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Animal Breeding Regulations

Patrick O'Donovan

485. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the regulations in cases in which a small number of turkeys are kept for domestic personal use in terms of killing birds for domestic use on such farms. [42147/19]

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Wed, 9 Oct 2019

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Planning Data

Patrick O'Donovan

158. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government the number of planning applications granted by local authorities and appealed by objectors which resulted in the application being overturned by the board that is the number of successful grants there were refused by An Bord Pleannála in each of the years 2016 to 2018 and to date in 2019, by county in tabular form. [41269/19]

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Thu, 3 Oct 2019

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Child and Family Agency

Patrick O'Donovan

314. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs the way in which a person who has been taken into care under court instruction can obtain their records for the period of time. [40218/19]

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Tue, 24 Sep 2019

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Medicinal Products Reimbursement

Patrick O'Donovan

241. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Health the weighting percentages to be used as part of the upcoming HSE FreeStyle Libre Group review decision making process that will be given to criteria (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39116/19]

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