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Wed, 5 May 2021

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Mother and Baby Homes Inquiries

Thomas Pringle

432. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth the status of the Mother and Baby Home Collaborative Forum; when a chair will be appointed; the number of members that have resigned; if all places have been refilled; the last communication between his office and the forum; when the report of the forum will be published; when he will next meet with the forum; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22698/21]

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Wed, 5 May 2021

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Direct Provision System

Thomas Pringle

446. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth if the statutory remit of HIQA under section 8(4) of the Health Act 2007 will be extended to allow it to carry out independent inspections in direct provision centres; if the envisaged role of HIQA will be advisory in nature; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [23205/21]

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Wed, 5 May 2021

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Third Level Education

Thomas Pringle

448. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science the situation in cases in which a person who has an immigration stamp 3 visa in relation to attendance in education can apply for and go on to third-level education on the same basis as an Irish child; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22624/21]

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Wed, 5 May 2021

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Naturalisation Applications

Thomas Pringle

461. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Justice the current turnaround time on applications for Irish citizenship via naturalisation through marriage to an Irish citizen from the time of application to citizenship being granted or denied; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [22691/21]

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Wed, 5 May 2021

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Naturalisation Applications

Thomas Pringle

462. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Justice the current turnaround time on applications for Irish citizenship via naturalisation generally from the time of application to citizenship being granted or denied; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [22692/21]

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Wed, 5 May 2021

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Citizenship Applications

Thomas Pringle

477. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Justice if the citizenship applications of healthcare workers will be prioritised given their importance during the Covid-19 pandemic; the status of an application by a person (details supplied); and if she will make a statement on the matter. [22998/21]

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Wed, 5 May 2021

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Hospital Waiting Lists

Thomas Pringle

496. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Health the number of children waiting over four months for a scoliosis operation; the number of children waiting over 12 months for a scoliosis operation; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [23237/21]

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Wed, 5 May 2021

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Covid-19 Pandemic

Thomas Pringle

653. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Health the criteria used to confirm whether persons in group 9 who are living or working in crowded settings includes prisons; if not, the reason; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [23204/21]

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Wed, 5 May 2021

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Hospital Waiting Lists

Thomas Pringle

656. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Health the number of children who are waiting for an appointment for an initial referral with a scoliosis consultant, scoliosis assessment and a scoliosis operation. [23236/21]

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Wed, 28 Apr 2021

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Covid-19 Pandemic Supports

Thomas Pringle

89. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media the specific supports that will be available for County Donegal under the Tourism Recovery Plan 2020-2023; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [21492/21]

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Wed, 28 Apr 2021

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Online Safety

Thomas Pringle

103. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media the status of the Online Safety and Media Regulation Bill 2020; if recent increases in conspiracy theory content is being taken into consideration for any such Bill; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [21493/21]

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Wed, 28 Apr 2021

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Undefined

Thomas Pringle

188. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications if he will examine the case of a person (details supplied) who has renovated a new home but cannot get an Eircode; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22351/21]

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Wed, 28 Apr 2021

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Road Projects

Thomas Pringle

238. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Transport when the realignment works project on the N56 Inver to Killybegs currently design phase 0/1 (feasibility and scoping) will be progressed; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [21784/21]

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Wed, 28 Apr 2021

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Trans European Transport Network Programme

Thomas Pringle

239. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Transport if funding has been committed through to construction by his Department for the Ten-T priority improvement project for County Donegal; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [21787/21]

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Wed, 28 Apr 2021

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Budget Process

Thomas Pringle

293. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Finance if he has set a date for the announcement of Budget 2022; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22125/21]

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Wed, 28 Apr 2021

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Programme for Government

Thomas Pringle

294. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Finance the measures taken to implement the commitment in the Programme for Government to strengthen current mechanisms such as the national economic dialogue; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22126/21]

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Wed, 28 Apr 2021

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Insurance Coverage

Thomas Pringle

295. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Finance the number of persons who have applied under the declined cases agreement in each of the years 2017 to 2020; the number who have successfully secured insurance under the agreement in each year; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22127/21]

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Wed, 28 Apr 2021

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Housing Assistance Payment

Thomas Pringle

434. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage the reason local authorities are not provided with discretion on eligibility for those marginally above the income threshold when applying for social housing or applying for HAP even when the applicant has a severe medical issue; if a review of income eligibility for social housing supports in each local authority area has been published; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [21274/21]

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Wed, 28 Apr 2021

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Youth Homelessness Strategy

Thomas Pringle

495. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage the status of the commitment in the Programme for Government to develop and implement a national youth homelessness strategy; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22128/21]

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Wed, 28 Apr 2021

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Programme for Government

Thomas Pringle

496. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage the status of the commitment in the Programme for Government to increase funding to political parties to support youth, gender and diversity programmes; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22129/21]

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