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Tue, 15 Oct 2019

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Budget 2020

Ruth Coppinger

245. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Minister for Education and Skills his views on the reduced capital budget for 2020 and the impact this will have on planned school building and renovation works; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [42288/19]

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Thu, 10 Oct 2019

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General Practitioner Contracts

Ruth Coppinger

73. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Minister for Health if he will introduce an extra weighting when allocating resources to general practitioners to take into account the additional demand on services in deprived communities; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [41360/19]

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Thu, 10 Oct 2019

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Health Strategies

Ruth Coppinger

81. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Minister for Health his plans to address the lower health outcomes in deprived areas; if extra resources will be given to these areas; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [41361/19]

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Wed, 9 Oct 2019

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School Enrolments

Ruth Coppinger

56. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Minister for Education and Skills if the catchment area for a school (details supplied) will be extended into the Ashtown and Navan Road area to cater for those seeking co-educational school options; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [41204/19]

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Tue, 8 Oct 2019

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Abortion Services Provision

Ruth Coppinger

219. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Minister for Health his plans for the introduction of safe access zones around facilities that provide for the termination of pregnancies; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [40639/19]

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Thu, 3 Oct 2019

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Banking Sector Data

Ruth Coppinger

51. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Minister for Finance if he has met with senior executives of a bank (details supplied) recently; if he has meetings scheduled; if he has raised the issue of job losses with the bank; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [40190/19]

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Wed, 2 Oct 2019

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Cabinet Committee Meetings

Ruth Coppinger

19. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Taoiseach when the next meeting of the Cabinet committee on the environment is due to meet. [37534/19]

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Tue, 1 Oct 2019

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Taoiseach's Meetings and Engagements

Ruth Coppinger

26. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Taoiseach if he will report on his meeting with the Vice President of the United States of America. [37533/19]

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Tue, 1 Oct 2019

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School Curriculum

Ruth Coppinger

236. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Minister for Education and Skills his views on placing the time for religious faith formation outside of core school hours; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39974/19]

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Tue, 1 Oct 2019

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Domestic Violence Policy

Ruth Coppinger

295. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Minister for Justice and Equality his views on a report by an organisation (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39973/19]

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Tue, 1 Oct 2019

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Public Transport

Ruth Coppinger

546. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport his views on the closure of a company (details supplied) in Ballymena, County Antrim, and the possible impact this will have on the supply of buses for public transport here. [39975/19]

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Tue, 24 Sep 2019

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Human Rights

Ruth Coppinger

62. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade further to Parliamentary Question No. 147 of 26 March 2019, if Ireland will be represented at the fifth intergovernmental conference of the open-ended intergovernmental working group on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights which takes place in October 2019 in Geneva; his views on a treaty regarding human rights and transnational corporations; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [38293/19]

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Tue, 24 Sep 2019

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School Patronage

Ruth Coppinger

153. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Minister for Education and Skills if the boundaries for the determination of patronage for the new second level school in Blanchardstown, Dublin 15 will be extended to include Waterville (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [38236/19]

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Tue, 24 Sep 2019

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Proposed Legislation

Ruth Coppinger

221. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Minister for Justice and Equality when the Irish nationality and citizenship (amendment) Bill will pass both Houses of the Oireachtas in view of the practical difficulties that arise for applicants for naturalisation from a recent court ruling; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [38579/19]

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Tue, 24 Sep 2019

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Fur Farming

Ruth Coppinger

384. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the progress in the banning of fur farming; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [38237/19]

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Wed, 18 Sep 2019

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Schools Building Projects Status

Ruth Coppinger

118. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Minister for Education and Skills if he will report on the delivery of a permanent school building for a school (details supplied); the assistance given to the school for a timely delivery of the project; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [37867/19]

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Tue, 17 Sep 2019

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Middle East Peace Process

Ruth Coppinger

101. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade his views on a proposal for Israel to annexe parts of the occupied West Bank; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [37568/19]

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Tue, 17 Sep 2019

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Foreign Conflicts

Ruth Coppinger

102. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade if he has made representations to the Indian authorities regarding oppression and human rights issues in Kashmir; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [37569/19]

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Tue, 17 Sep 2019

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Foreign Conflicts

Ruth Coppinger

103. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade if he will report on representations he has made regarding the political and military situation in Sudan; if he has discussed the situation in Sudan with his European Union colleagues; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [37570/19]

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Tue, 17 Sep 2019

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Tax Exemptions

Ruth Coppinger

126. Deputy Ruth Coppinger asked the Minister for Finance if organisations engaged in hunting will be removed from tax exemption under section 235 of the Taxes Consolidation Act 1997 which relates to sports and games organisations; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [37205/19]

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