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Tue, 9 Jul 2019

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Courts Service Properties

James Lawless

290. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Justice and Equality his plans for the vacant courthouse building in Kilcock, County Kildare; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [29362/19]

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Tue, 9 Jul 2019

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Road Safety

James Lawless

598. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport the regulations or national guidelines being used for compliance with road safety issues in the construction of the Sallins bypass; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [29074/19]

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Tue, 9 Jul 2019

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Household Benefits Scheme

James Lawless

745. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection her plans to introduce a free television licence or reduction in the licence fee for legally blind persons; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [29305/19]

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Tue, 9 Jul 2019

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Social Welfare Benefits Eligibility

James Lawless

766. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection the reason there is a different means test for the disability pension as opposed to the blind pension; and if this will change. [29327/19]

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Thu, 4 Jul 2019

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Summer Works Scheme Eligibility

James Lawless

136. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Education and Skills if a school (details supplied) will qualify for funding to fence boundaries with adjacent lands under the summer works scheme; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [28853/19]

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Tue, 2 Jul 2019

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Garda Deployment

James Lawless

341. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the number and rank of new Garda personnel appointed to the Naas district in the past three months; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [28063/19]

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Tue, 25 Jun 2019

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Speech and Language Therapy Waiting Lists

James Lawless

472. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Health the waiting list for non-urgent referrals to the speech and language therapist in the mid-Kildare network disability team; and if the waiting list time will improve as vacant posts are filled. [26645/19]

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Tue, 25 Jun 2019

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Disabled Drivers Permits

James Lawless

617. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport his plans to review the criteria for disabled parking to include hidden disabilities that may not necessarily impair mobility significantly, such as autism or dementia; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [26076/19]

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Tue, 25 Jun 2019

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Bus Services

James Lawless

664. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport if his attention has been drawn to planned changes to the 126 bus route in order to address the issues with unreliability on the route. [26359/19]

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Thu, 20 Jun 2019

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Naturalisation Applications

James Lawless

113. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the status of an application for naturalisation by a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [25875/19]

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Tue, 18 Jun 2019

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Illness Benefit Payments

James Lawless

644. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection if the delayed illness benefit to a person (details supplied) will be rectified. [25254/19]

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Thu, 13 Jun 2019

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Garda Vetting

James Lawless

95. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Justice and Equality if one Garda vetting application can be carried between separate organisations; and if not, if a person has to complete a separate application for each organisation with which the person is involved. [24670/19]

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Wed, 12 Jun 2019

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Inland Waterways Maintenance

James Lawless

51. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht her plans for dredging or otherwise removing weed from the Royal and Grand canals, particularly through County Kildare, to enable boat, barge and canoe traffic and render same navigable to develop tourism and amenity prospects; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [24097/19]

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Tue, 11 Jun 2019

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Carbon Tax Yield

James Lawless

138. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Finance if the proceeds of the carbon tax are used for a particular purpose or fund or if they contribute to the general taxation fund. [23527/19]

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Tue, 11 Jun 2019

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Special Educational Needs Service Provision

James Lawless

211. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Education and Skills if provision can be made for a person (details supplied) in an autism unit when the person transfers to secondary school in September 2020. [23287/19]

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Tue, 11 Jun 2019

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Closed-Circuit Television Systems

James Lawless

337. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the issues regarding the provision of CCTV in local communities with regard to adherence to the GDPR rules; the steps he has taken in examining this issue; the advice available to local community groups in the provision of CCTV in towns and villages; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [23631/19]

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Tue, 11 Jun 2019

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Dental Services Provision

James Lawless

667. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Health the HSE dental services that will be available in Leixlip, Maynooth, Celbridge and Kilcock, County Kildare, when the current HSE dentist (details supplied) in the health centre in Maynooth retires in six months; the area in which this service will be located in future; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [24108/19]

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Thu, 30 May 2019

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Speech and Language Therapy Staff

James Lawless

86. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Health when the recruited speech therapist is due to commence further to the vacancies in the mid-Kildare NDT; and his plans to address a backlog in referrals which have arisen from the position being vacant. [23067/19]

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Wed, 29 May 2019

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Bus Services

James Lawless

137. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport if his attention has been drawn to plans to introduce a bus service linking Caragh village to Naas town and Sallins train station. [22923/19]

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Tue, 28 May 2019

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Schools Site Acquisitions

James Lawless

93. Deputy James Lawless asked the Minister for Education and Skills the status of planning for a new school (details supplied). [22487/19]

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