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Tue, 17 Jul 2012

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Rent Supplement Scheme

Dessie Ellis

262 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for Social Protection the number of persons in the Dublin City Council, South Dublin City Council, Dun Laoghaire Rathdown and Fingal County Council areas respectively who are in receipt of rent supplement at present.
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012

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Rent Supplement Scheme

Dessie Ellis

263 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for Social Protection the number of persons in the State in receipt of rent supplement at present and if he will provide a breakdown of local authority areas.
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012

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Pension Provisions

Dessie Ellis

357 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for Social Protection the actions she will take to protect the pensions of persons who deferred pension, were employees of a company (details supplied) but were made redundant before the age of 65 years, and who are unable to find employment now.
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012

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Rental Accommodation Scheme

Dessie Ellis

435 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government the number of persons on the rental accommodation scheme here; and if he will provide a breakdown based on local authority area.
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012

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Unfinished Housing Developments

Dessie Ellis

438 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government the number of unfinished estates currently in the Dublin City Council, South Dublin City Council, Dun Laoghaire Rathdown and Fingal County Council areas respectively.
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012

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Housing Statistics

Dessie Ellis

475 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government the total number of vacant housing units in the Dublin City Council area and if he will give a breakdown by ward.
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012

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Services for People with Disabilities

Dessie Ellis

794 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for Health his plans to improve services to autistic children and their families in the Ballymun area of Dublin.
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Thu, 12 Jul 2012

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EU Funding

Dessie Ellis

19 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation if he will provide an update on the due diligence process with the European Investment Fund in regard to the microfinance fund.
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Thu, 12 Jul 2012

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EU Funding

Dessie Ellis

30 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation the target date to secure European Investment Fund approval for the microfinance guarantee facility.
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Tue, 10 Jul 2012

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Children’s Rights Referendum

Dessie Ellis

44 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs the date on which she will publish legislation to hold a referendum on children’s rights; and if she will make a statement on the matter.
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Tue, 10 Jul 2012

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Foster Care

Dessie Ellis

42 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs the cost of private foster care services used by the Health Service Executive during each of the past five years; the number of children placed in each of these settings during the past five years and to date in 2012; and if she will make a statement on the matter.
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Tue, 10 Jul 2012

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Consular Services

Dessie Ellis

71 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade if he will appoint a liaison officer to work with the Spanish police and the family of a person (details supplied) in order to improve the current investigation into the person’s disappearance.
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Tue, 10 Jul 2012

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Consular Services

Dessie Ellis

72 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade if he will express to the Spanish authorities his wish that they do not shelve the missing person’s case of a person (details supplied).
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Tue, 10 Jul 2012

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Consular Services

Dessie Ellis

94 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade if his attention has been drawn to the situation in which Irish citizens studying with pilot training college Ireland have become stranded in Florida, USA following the untimely termination of the college’s contract with Florida Information Technology College; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
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Tue, 10 Jul 2012

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Urban Renewal Schemes

Dessie Ellis

331 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government his plans to publish his regeneration plan and the information it will contain.
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Tue, 10 Jul 2012

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Pension Provisions

Dessie Ellis

542 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport the efforts he is making to aid in the resolution of the shortfall in the Irish aviation superannuation scheme pension fund.
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Tue, 10 Jul 2012

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Bus Services

Dessie Ellis

544 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport if he will examine the No. 13 Dublin Bus service with a view to putting on extra buses during rush hour.
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Wed, 4 Jul 2012

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Road Safety

Dessie Ellis

197 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the rationale for the Garda Commissioner to release the collision prevention programme in relation to persons (details supplied).
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Tue, 3 Jul 2012

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Public Transport

Dessie Ellis

85 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for Transport; Tourism and Sport if he will provide an update on the meetings he has attended with trade unions representing workers based in bodies such as Iarnród Éireann, Dublin Bus and Bus Éireann to discuss the effects of the cuts his Department has made. [32097/12]

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Tue, 3 Jul 2012

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Driving Licences

Dessie Ellis

117 Deputy Dessie Ellis asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport his plans for the tendering of the ID photograph element of the new driver licence card; and the measures he will take to ensure that there will be no detrimental effect on jobs already providing this service.
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