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Wed, 10 Mar 2021

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Value Added Tax

Cathal Crowe

290. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Minister for Finance if he will consider retaining the tourism VAT rate at 9% until at least 2025 to assist the recovery of the tourism sector post Covid-19; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [13125/21]

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Wed, 10 Mar 2021

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Covid-19 Pandemic Supports

Cathal Crowe

355. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media if she will consider emergency financial support for a castle (details supplied) County Clare. [13450/21]

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Wed, 10 Mar 2021

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Local Authority Rates

Cathal Crowe

398. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage if he will consider extending the current waiver on local authority commercial rates for tourism and hospitality businesses until the end of 2021; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [13127/21]

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Wed, 10 Mar 2021

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School Transport

Cathal Crowe

503. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Minister for Education if refunds will be issued to parents of pupils on the school transport scheme that have not been attending school and therefore not availing of the service. [12847/21]

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Wed, 10 Mar 2021

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School Staff

Cathal Crowe

548. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Minister for Education if she will create a scheme in order that primary school teachers on an agreed temporary exchange with another school can make the exchange on a permanent basis subject to the agreement of all parties; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [13393/21]

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Wed, 10 Mar 2021

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Third Level Education

Cathal Crowe

675. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science if the requirement for students embarking on paramedic studies degrees in the 2021-2022 academic year to have a grade C1 licence by the end of year 1 will be reviewed in view of the delays to driver test appointments at present and the knock-on delays that are expected. [13143/21]

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Wed, 10 Mar 2021

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Visa Applications

Cathal Crowe

693. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Minister for Justice if the visa process for medical professionals who have job offers in health settings here and who are engaging with the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service can be expedited given the serious need for medical staff nationally. [12669/21]

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Wed, 10 Mar 2021

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Eating Disorders

Cathal Crowe

946. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Minister for Health if CAMHS and the mental health services of the HSE in County Clare have psychologists, counsellors and dieticians specifically trained to support adolescents and teenagers that are battling with eating disorders; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [13357/21]

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Wed, 10 Mar 2021

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Animal Diseases

Cathal Crowe

1024. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the steps his Department will take to prevent the equine herpes virus from entering Ireland (details supplied). [13142/21]

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Wed, 10 Mar 2021

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Beekeeping Industry

Cathal Crowe

1025. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if steps will be taken to protect the native Irish bee population in light of an identified threat (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [13165/21]

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Thu, 4 Mar 2021

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Tax Code

Cathal Crowe

43. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Minister for Finance if an exemption can be made in the case of a family (details supplied) being billed for import tax in view of the extenuating circumstances. [12265/21]

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Wed, 3 Mar 2021

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School Curriculum

Cathal Crowe

512. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Minister for Education if she plans to make history a compulsory or optional subject for the junior certificate; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [12060/21]

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Wed, 3 Mar 2021

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Adoption Data

Cathal Crowe

615. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth the number of adoption applications relating to children in care; and the duration these applications have been waiting for decision in tabular form. [12065/21]

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Wed, 3 Mar 2021

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Adoption Services

Cathal Crowe

616. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth if his Department will recruit additional social workers in order that backlogged applications for children in care to be adopted can be advanced; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12066/21]

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Wed, 3 Mar 2021

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Health Services Access

Cathal Crowe

850. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Minister for Health if his Department will contribute towards the accommodation expenses incurred by families who need to travel to the United Kingdom for operations that cannot be carried out here (details supplied); and if his Department will prioritise these persons on the vaccination list. [11521/21]

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Wed, 3 Mar 2021

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Medical Aids and Appliances

Cathal Crowe

896. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Minister for Health if his Department will issue funding to the HSE to provide FreeStyle Libre sensors for checking glucose in diabetes patients free of charge to all diabetics. [11715/21]

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Thu, 25 Feb 2021

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Broadband Infrastructure

Cathal Crowe

21. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications if he will intervene in a long-running attempt by residents of a development (details supplied) to obtain broadband access; if the process by which new build homes are brought online can be streamlined; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [10862/21]

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Wed, 24 Feb 2021

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Covid-19 Pandemic Supports

Cathal Crowe

22. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment the supports sought and received by a company (details supplied) during Covid-19. [9799/21]

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Wed, 24 Feb 2021

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Covid-19 Pandemic Supports

Cathal Crowe

33. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment if the period of time an employee has been on the temporary wage subsidy scheme or the pandemic unemployment payment will be taken into consideration as part of their tenure for redundancy packages. [10162/21]

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Wed, 24 Feb 2021

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National Broadband Plan

Cathal Crowe

54. Deputy Cathal Crowe asked the Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications if he will address a matter regarding the provision of broadband in the case of a person (details supplied). [9839/21]

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