Foilsítear freagraí scríofa de réir mar a fhaightear iad ó Ranna. Ní féidir ach ceisteanna agus freagraí a foilsíodh tar éis 27/01/2004 a amharc anseo. Tá ceisteanna parlaiminte a foilsíodh roimh 2004 le fáil laistigh de dhíospóireachtaí Dála.

Ceisteanna agus freagraí le haghaidh téarma Dála nó Seanaid

Leathanach 1 de 8

Taispeáin: 100 an leathanach

Máirt, 24 Aib 2007

written

Tax Code.

Gerard Murphy

232 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Finance if a certificate of standard rate cut point and tax credits from the Revenue Commissioners will be issued for a person (details supplied) in County Cork. [14099/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 24 Aib 2007

written

Health Services.

Gerard Murphy

268 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Health and Children the reason the occupational therapist for the Cork region has not been replaced when they left; if an assessment will be carried out for a person (details supplied) in County Cork; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [14103/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 24 Aib 2007

written

Health Service Allowances.

Gerard Murphy

287 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Health and Children when a person (details supplied) in County Cork will receive an assessment with a doctor from the Health Service Executive for their application for domiciliary allowance; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [14101/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 24 Aib 2007

written

Health Service Staff.

Gerard Murphy

288 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Health and Children her views on the problems faced by so many physiotherapist graduates; the reason her Department is not ensuring that there are placements set up for the graduates when they finish in order that they can receive the practical experience they need; if she will provide a commitment that she will create more places for physiotherapy graduates; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [14102/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 24 Aib 2007

written

Sports Capital Programme.

Gerard Murphy

567 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Arts, Sport and Tourism the position regarding the application for a sports capital grant by a club (details supplied) in County Cork; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [14100/07]

Amharc

Déar, 5 Aib 2007

written

Water Supply Contamination.

Gerard Murphy

25 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government his views on the situation in Galway where the drinking water has become contaminated; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [13414/07]

Amharc

Déar, 5 Aib 2007

written

Recycling Policy.

Gerard Murphy

76 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government the steps he intends to take to increase recycling amongst households; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [13415/07]

Amharc

Déar, 5 Aib 2007

written

Health Services.

Gerard Murphy

203 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Health and Children if there is a provision made under the increases announced in Budget 2007 for an allocation to ensure the continuity, maintenance and development of a service, if a group (details supplied) in County Cork providing support for women experiencing domestic violence are forced to terminate their service due to lack of funding. [14078/07]

Amharc

Déar, 5 Aib 2007

written

Arts Funding.

Gerard Murphy

309 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Arts, Sport and Tourism if he will look favourably on a grant application made by a theatre (details supplied) in County Limerick; the criteria that has to be satisfied to qualify for grant aid; if the application made by the theatre meets the required criteria; and when he will make a decision on the funding. [13571/07]

Amharc

Déar, 5 Aib 2007

written

Schools Building Projects.

Gerard Murphy

433 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Education and Science if she will provide the necessary funding in 2007 for a school (details supplied) in County Cork; when funding was provided to the school previously; the amount and what the funding was for; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [13570/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 3 Aib 2007

written

Driving Instruction.

Gerard Murphy

73 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Transport when driving instruction will become State regulated; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12686/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 3 Aib 2007

written

Pharmacy Regulations.

Gerard Murphy

340 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Health and Children her views on whether the amendments she introduced to the Pharmacy Bill are adequate to prevent inappropriate economic relationships between doctors and pharmacists in view of the recent debate on the matter; her views on prohibiting business relationships between doctors and pharmacists or introducing a ban on the location of pharmacies in health centres; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [12817/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 27 Márta 2007

written

Communications Masts.

Gerard Murphy

94 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Communications, Marine and Natural Resources the action he has taken or proposes to take in response to the report produced by the Joint Committee on Communications, Marine and Natural Resources in respect of safety guidelines or emission labelling in respect of mobile phone masts and handsets; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [11455/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 27 Márta 2007

written

Energy Resources.

Gerard Murphy

162 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Communications, Marine and Natural Resources his plans for the future development of the Corrib gas field with particular reference to the early availability of supplies throughout the region; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [11456/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 27 Márta 2007

written

Social Welfare Appeals.

Gerard Murphy

455 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Social and Family Affairs when the appeals officer will examine the old age non-contributory pension application for a person (details supplied) in County Cork. [11214/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 27 Márta 2007

written

Direct Payment Schemes.

Gerard Murphy

482 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if all moneys due to a person (details supplied) in County Kerry for 2006 have been awarded; the breakdown of all moneys granted for 2006; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [11207/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 27 Márta 2007

written

Direct Payment Schemes.

Gerard Murphy

483 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if all moneys due to a person (details supplied) in County Cork have been awarded; if so, the payment made, the amount and date of issue; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [11210/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 27 Márta 2007

written

Direct Payment Schemes.

Gerard Murphy

484 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if all moneys have been awarded to a person (details supplied) in County Cork; the date of payment; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [11212/07]

Amharc

Déar, 22 Márta 2007

written

School Curriculum.

Gerard Murphy

50 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Education and Science when she expects junior certificate science participation to reach 100%; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [10753/07]

Amharc

Déar, 22 Márta 2007

written

Schools Building Projects.

Gerard Murphy

62 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Education and Science the number of schools now listed on her Department’s school building programme; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [10779/07]

Amharc

Céad, 21 Márta 2007

written

Diplomatic Representation.

Gerard Murphy

139 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs the number of planned new embassies to be opened over the remainder of 2007; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [10396/07]

Amharc

Céad, 21 Márta 2007

written

Nuclear Proliferation.

Gerard Murphy

164 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs the position regarding negotiations between Iran and EU3 pertaining to nuclear proliferation; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [10408/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 20 Márta 2007

written

Land Registry.

Gerard Murphy

217 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the status of a transaction by a person (details supplied) in County Limerick in the Land Registry Office. [9795/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 20 Márta 2007

written

Health Repayment Scheme.

Gerard Murphy

423 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Health and Children the reason a claim in relation to the health repayment scheme was submitted on behalf of a person (details supplied); if this is a widespread practice; the location where the funding will be lodged; if the health board has access to the funding; and the authority by which the health board took over this function. [9887/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 20 Márta 2007

written

Grant Payments.

Gerard Murphy

706 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if she will make a statement on a matter (details supplied); and the schemes, assistance or grants available to the person. [9742/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 20 Márta 2007

written

Afforestation Programme.

Gerard Murphy

715 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food when her Department through the forest services will reply to a request for an afforestation grant from a person (details supplied) in County Cork. [9886/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 20 Márta 2007

written

Grant Payments.

Gerard Murphy

807 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Education and Science the type of grant being awarded to a school (details supplied) in County Cork; and the purpose of and the amount being allocated. [9749/07]

Amharc

Déar, 8 Márta 2007

oral

Milk Quota.

Gerard Murphy

7 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food the steps she is taking to increase the amount of milk quota available in the second phase of the milk trading scheme; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [8804/07]

Amharc

Déar, 8 Márta 2007

written

Farm Waste Management.

Gerard Murphy

35 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food the steps she is taking to address the delay in processing the farm waste management grant scheme; when the 2007 costings will be available; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [8803/07]

Amharc

Déar, 8 Márta 2007

written

Tax Code.

Gerard Murphy

137 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Finance if a tax clearance certificate will be issued to a person (details supplied) in County Cork. [9228/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 6 Márta 2007

written

Garda Strength.

Gerard Murphy

211 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the reason for the cutback in Garda coverage in the Ballydesmond Knocknagree area. [8790/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 6 Márta 2007

written

Health Service Charges.

Gerard Murphy

287 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Health and Children if there is a record in her Department to show if the Health Service Executive drew allowance from the Department of Social and Family Affairs for a person (details supplied) in County Cork. [8507/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 6 Márta 2007

written

Local Authority Housing.

Gerard Murphy

520 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government further to Parliamentary Question No. 569 of 27 February 2007, if he has no objection to funding 50% of the cost of refurbishment in a location (details supplied) for houses purchased from the local authority as part of the overall scheme of refurbishment. [8607/07]

Amharc

Déar, 1 Márta 2007

written

Budgeting Advice Services.

Gerard Murphy

67 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Social and Family Affairs, further to Parliamentary Question No. 83 of 14 December 2006, if his Department’s officials have finished their consideration of the Financial Regulators report (details supplied); their conclusions in relation to same; the action he will take as a result; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [7972/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 27 Feabh 2007

written

Social and Affordable Housing.

Gerard Murphy

99 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government the way he proposes to underpin housing strategies with effective housing action plans to support delivery of affordable housing and social housing supports as envisaged in Delivering Homes, Sustaining Communities; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [7399/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 27 Feabh 2007

written

Local Authority Housing.

Gerard Murphy

569 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government his views on extending the scheme to purchase houses (details supplied) in County Cork. [7673/07]

Amharc

Déar, 22 Feabh 2007

written

Subject Inspections.

Gerard Murphy

193 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Education and Science the number of subject inspections in mathematics conducted in post-primary schools in 2006; and the number of same that have been published on her Department’s website. [6981/07]

Amharc

Céad, 21 Feabh 2007

written

Road Safety.

Gerard Murphy

121 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Transport when the new Road Safety Strategy will be published; the new initiatives that will be contained in this strategy; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [6580/07]

Amharc

Céad, 21 Feabh 2007

written

Transport 21.

Gerard Murphy

171 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Transport his views on a recent ESRI report which held that Transport 21 was a seriously flawed document; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [6581/07]

Amharc

Céad, 21 Feabh 2007

written

Nursing Home Subventions.

Gerard Murphy

216 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Health and Children if she will confirm that a person qualifying for nursing home subvention of €300.00 per week will have this subvention reduced by €200.00 per week if they own a house worth €200,000.00. [6729/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 20 Feabh 2007

written

Health Services.

Gerard Murphy

375 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Health and Children if her Department will set up primary health care units in Charleville, Newmarket and Millstreet, County Cork; if so, the timeframe and the involvement of local doctors; and the funding arrangements in relation to same. [6654/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 20 Feabh 2007

written

Nursing Home Subventions.

Gerard Murphy

376 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Health and Children if her attention has been drawn to the fact that approval for ordinary nursing home subvention is being held up due to the fact that her Department has not issued guidelines as to the way to deal with a home owned by a person (details supplied) in County Cork. [6655/07]

Amharc

Déar, 15 Feabh 2007

written

Sugar Beet Industry.

Gerard Murphy

149 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if she will confirm that payment of Labour Court recommendations to farm workers in Mallow was committed to in Greencore’s application for restructuring aid. [5848/07]

Amharc

Déar, 15 Feabh 2007

written

Sugar Beet Industry.

Gerard Murphy

150 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if she will confirm that if Greencore does not honour the Labour Court recommendation to farm workers in Mallow, its current application for restructuring aid will be invalid; and if in these circumstances, when granting the application, she will make the payment of redundancy payments in line with the Labour Court recommendation a legally binding condition. [5849/07]

Amharc

Céad, 14 Feabh 2007

written

Mobile Telephony.

Gerard Murphy

78 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Communications, Marine and Natural Resources his plans for the development of mobile telephony services with the emphasis on new technology; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [5413/07]

Amharc

Céad, 14 Feabh 2007

written

Telecommunications Services.

Gerard Murphy

89 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Communications, Marine and Natural Resources his vision for the development of the communications industry in electronic and print form in the future; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [5414/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 13 Feabh 2007

written

Schools Building Projects.

Gerard Murphy

127 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Education and Science the number of schools listed on her Department’s school building programme; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [4988/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 13 Feabh 2007

written

School Curriculum.

Gerard Murphy

133 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Education and Science if she will expand junior certificate science participation to 100%; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [5008/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 13 Feabh 2007

written

Schools Amalgamation.

Gerard Murphy

537 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Education and Science if she will make a statement on a matter (details supplied); and if she will ensure that the matter raised in this correspondence is investigated and a full reply provided to this Deputy. [4831/07]

Amharc

Déar, 8 Feabh 2007

written

Diplomatic Representation.

Gerard Murphy

23 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs the number of incidents involving Irish citizens abroad which required consular assistance through Ireland’s embassies in 2006; the number of times Irish citizens availed of the services of the embassy of another EU Member State where there was no Irish diplomatic representation available; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [3908/07]

Amharc

Déar, 8 Feabh 2007

written

Nuclear Disarmament Initiative.

Gerard Murphy

55 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs his views regarding negotiations being held between Iran and EU3 regarding nuclear proliferation; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [3930/07]

Amharc

Déar, 8 Feabh 2007

written

Grant Payments.

Gerard Murphy

229 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if she will ensure that all paper work is finalised to ensure that a herd number is transferred to a person (details supplied) in County Cork; if all moneys owed to the person will be granted immediately; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [4578/07]

Amharc

Déar, 8 Feabh 2007

written

Grant Payments.

Gerard Murphy

230 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if she will process payment to a person (details supplied) in County Cork immediately; when payment will issue; and the amount the payment will be. [4579/07]

Amharc

Déar, 8 Feabh 2007

written

Grant Payments.

Gerard Murphy

231 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if she will look favourably on an application under the single payment scheme 2005 national reserve for a person (details supplied) in County Cork; the status of the person’s application; and if the person satisfies the required criteria. [4580/07]

Amharc

Déar, 8 Feabh 2007

written

Pupil-Teacher Ratio.

Gerard Murphy

253 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Education and Science if he is committed to reducing the pupil teacher ratio to 20:1 for primary schools (details supplied) in County Cork; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [4588/07]

Amharc

Céad, 7 Feabh 2007

written

Pension Provisions.

Gerard Murphy

133 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Finance his views on the options for pension reform; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [4161/07]

Amharc

Céad, 7 Feabh 2007

written

Tax Collection.

Gerard Murphy

205 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Finance the tax implications for farmers who do not receive their single farm payment in the year of their application; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [3557/07]

Amharc

Máirt, 6 Feabh 2007

written

Third Level Fees.

Gerard Murphy

548 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Education and Science if she will make a statement on the assertion made in University of Limerick’s guide to Payment of Undergraduates Fees that students who have previously pursued but not completed a programme which has not attracted exchequer funding may be deemed eligible for free tuition fees subject to compliance with the other conditions of the free tuition fees initiative; and if the same criteria applies to maintenance grants. [4083/07]

Amharc

Déar, 1 Feabh 2007

written

Decentralisation Programme.

Gerard Murphy

103 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Finance the progress made on decentralising the Office of Public Works to Kanturk, County Cork; the type of jobs that will available; and if they will all be filled internally or if some of the vacancies will be filled from outside. [3205/07]

Amharc

Déar, 1 Feabh 2007

written

Nursing Home Subventions.

Gerard Murphy

138 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Health and Children her views on whether enhanced nursing home subvention applications are being held up in the southern area due to the fact that her Department have failed to issue the new guidelines; and when the problem will be resolved. [3206/07]

Amharc

Déar, 1 Feabh 2007

written

Pharmacy Regulations.

Gerard Murphy

139 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Health and Children if she will make a statement on the reference changes being proposed by the Health Service Executive in respect of negotiating rights for pharmacists. [3207/07]

Amharc

Déar, 1 Feabh 2007

written

Housing Grants.

Gerard Murphy

294 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government if he will make a statement on the case of an association (details supplied) in County Cork; if this matter will be progressed; and if he will inform this Deputy when this matter will be resolved. [3204/07]

Amharc

Céad, 31 Ean 2007

written

Health Services.

Gerard Murphy

721 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Health and Children the amount her Department will give to a clinic (details supplied) in County Cork; if she is committed to providing extra funding to the clinic in 2007; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [1519/07]

Amharc

Céad, 31 Ean 2007

written

School Staffing.

Gerard Murphy

722 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Health and Children the reason her Department does not recognise the need for special needs assistants in mainstream pre-schools; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [1520/07]

Amharc

Céad, 31 Ean 2007

written

Health Services.

Gerard Murphy

723 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Health and Children the situation regarding an application for funding on behalf of a group (details supplied) in County Cork; the reason there was a reduction in funding during 2006 for this organisation; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [1521/07]

Amharc

Céad, 31 Ean 2007

written

Sports Capital Programme.

Gerard Murphy

1078 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Arts, Sport and Tourism the position regarding a sports capital grant application on behalf of groups (details supplied) in County Cork for development at the regional track at Cork Institute of Technology; his views on the merits of this application; if he will look favourably on the application for funding; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [2146/07]

Amharc

Céad, 31 Ean 2007

written

Sports Capital Programme.

Gerard Murphy

1079 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Arts, Sport and Tourism if he will look favourably on a grant application under the 2007 sports capital programme for a club (details supplied) in County Cork; if their application has been assessed; and when a decision will be made on the grant applications. [2147/07]

Amharc

Céad, 31 Ean 2007

written

Flexible Work Practices.

Gerard Murphy

1095 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment the amount of days a person who is working 10 hours per week are allowed in one year; if they have floating days; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [43734/06]

Amharc

Céad, 31 Ean 2007

written

Site Acquisitions.

Gerard Murphy

1098 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment the position regarding the sale of IDA lands to Cork County Council particularly the lands in Kanturk, County Cork; and the reason this transaction is taking so long in view of a commitment given to Kanturk Chamber of Commerce at a special meeting with the county manager. [43792/06]

Amharc

Céad, 31 Ean 2007

written

Grant Payments.

Gerard Murphy

1341 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if she will make a statement regarding a person (details supplied) in County Cork; and when the remainder of money owed will be granted. [1512/07]

Amharc

Céad, 31 Ean 2007

written

Disadvantaged Areas Scheme.

Gerard Murphy

1376 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if she will make all due payments to a person (details supplied) in County Cork; the amount that will be granted to the person in 2007; when all payments due from 2006 will be granted; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [2148/07]

Amharc

Céad, 31 Ean 2007

written

Installation Aid Scheme.

Gerard Murphy

1377 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if she will re-consider the application for installation aid for a person (details supplied) in County Cork; if she will re-examine the application for single farm payment; the reason for the delay in the payment; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [2149/07]

Amharc

Céad, 31 Ean 2007

written

Grant Payments.

Gerard Murphy

1378 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if she will grant all outstanding moneys under the single payment to a person (details supplied) in County Kerry; and the reason for the delay. [2150/07]

Amharc

Céad, 31 Ean 2007

written

School Transport.

Gerard Murphy

1418 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Education and Science if, in relation to route 776 and 779 to a school (details supplied) in County Cork, her Department will pay the present transport provider to carry the pupils to the school; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [43733/06]

Amharc

Céad, 31 Ean 2007

written

Planning Issues.

Gerard Murphy

1796 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government if his attention has been drawn to the fact that the bond being demanded by local authorities is so high that it is preventing small builders from building small housing estates; and if he has issued guidelines to local authorities on what would be an appropriate bond requirement. [43793/06]

Amharc

Déar, 14 Noll 2006

written

Social Welfare Benefits.

Gerard Murphy

75 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Social and Family Affairs the number of applications received for the back to school clothing and footwear allowance in 2006; the number of late applications received; the number of unsuccessful applications for 2006; if he will extend the timeframe for applications; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [43294/06]

Amharc

Déar, 14 Noll 2006

written

Social Welfare Code.

Gerard Murphy

100 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Social and Family Affairs if he has given consideration to extending the duration of payment of the fuel allowance by two weeks, four weeks and eight weeks respectively; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [43295/06]

Amharc

Déar, 14 Noll 2006

written

Health Services.

Gerard Murphy

180 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Health and Children if a group (details supplied) have benefitted under the increases announced in Budget 2007; if they will receive the allocation to accommodate another 22 and a half hour post; if there will be provision to allow them get new accommodation as their current accommodation is inadequate; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [43459/06]

Amharc

Déar, 14 Noll 2006

written

Grant Payments.

Gerard Murphy

320 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food if she will immediately pay all moneys due to a person (details supplied) in County Kerry. [43452/06]

Amharc

Déar, 14 Noll 2006

written

Education Schemes.

Gerard Murphy

345 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Education and Science if she will make a statement regarding a person (details supplied) in County Cork; and if she will ensure that the person will not see their grant aid reduced as per current proposal, in view of the fact that they are receiving payment under the old system. [43455/06]

Amharc

Céad, 13 Noll 2006

written

Health Services.

Gerard Murphy

170 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Health and Children the reason despite a foundation’s (details supplied) best efforts there is a substantial shortfall in funding required and no certainty regarding future funding which will allow for proper planning and development of these services. [43046/06]

Amharc

Máirt, 12 Noll 2006

written

Local Authority Funding.

Gerard Murphy

53 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government his views on whether the increase in the local government fund in the Estimates 2007 is adequate; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [42529/06]

Amharc

Máirt, 12 Noll 2006

written

Proposed Legislation.

Gerard Murphy

133 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government when legislation to regulate property management companies and agents will be implemented; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [42530/06]

Amharc

Máirt, 12 Noll 2006

written

Planning Issues.

Gerard Murphy

520 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government if Part V of the Planning Acts applies to houses built on unzoned land (details supplied) where 60% of houses are subject to being available for short term rental; and if Part V is applicable to short term rental houses built in conjunction with hotel and golf clubs. [42473/06]

Amharc

Déar, 7 Noll 2006

written

Schools Building Projects.

Gerard Murphy

173 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Education and Science the status of an application for funding by a school (details supplied) in County Cork; if the application is being considered for the school building and modernisation programme for 2007; if officials from her Department have visited the school recently; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [42168/06]

Amharc

Déar, 7 Noll 2006

written

Schools Building Projects.

Gerard Murphy

174 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Education and Science when a school (details supplied) in County Cork was built; the cost to her Department of replacing the roof of the school; when work will commence; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [42169/06]

Amharc

Céad, 6 Noll 2006

written

Public Transport.

Gerard Murphy

109 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Transport the progress made in relation to the implementation of integrated ticketing; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [41740/06]

Amharc

Máirt, 5 Noll 2006

written

Tax Code.

Gerard Murphy

228 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Finance if he will make a statement on the case of a person (details supplied) in County Cork. [41352/06]

Amharc

Céad, 29 Samh 2006

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Hospital Accommodation.

Gerard Murphy

170 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Health and Children the progress made in providing additional beds in Kanturk Community Hospital; and if her Department provided the necessary funding to the HSE to carry out the works. [40783/06]

Amharc

Céad, 29 Samh 2006

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Afforestation Programme.

Gerard Murphy

212 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food the number of contracts awaiting approval by the forestry division to proceed with planting; and the number of these delays due to lack of direction by the Department of Environment, Heritage and Local Government with regard to Hen Harrier habitats. [40781/06]

Amharc

Céad, 29 Samh 2006

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Afforestation Programme.

Gerard Murphy

213 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food when the forestry division will issue permits to proceed with planting under contracts (details supplied). [40786/06]

Amharc

Céad, 29 Samh 2006

written

EU Directives.

Gerard Murphy

264 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government the reason for the long delay by his Department in issuing guidelines to the forestry sector, in the Department of Agriculture and Food, on guidelines on the preservation of Hen Harrier Habitat; and his view on the fact that this lack of direction by his Department is holding up the plantation of thousands of acres of trees. [40782/06]

Amharc

Máirt, 28 Samh 2006

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School Curriculum.

Gerard Murphy

79 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Education and Science if she will expand junior certificate science participation to 100%; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [40184/06]

Amharc

Máirt, 28 Samh 2006

written

Schools Building Projects.

Gerard Murphy

88 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Education and Science the number of schools listed on her Department’s school building programme; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [40236/06]

Amharc

Déar, 23 Samh 2006

written

Decentralisation Programme.

Gerard Murphy

13 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs the number of principal development specialists volunteering their efforts to decentralisation within Irish Aid; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39475/06]

Amharc

Déar, 23 Samh 2006

written

European Constitution.

Gerard Murphy

58 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs the position with regard to the ratification of the treaty establishing a European Constitution; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39487/06]

Amharc

Déar, 23 Samh 2006

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Grant Payments.

Gerard Murphy

245 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food the position regarding the 2006 disadvantaged areas scheme for person (details supplied) in County Kerry; the status of their flock register; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [39787/06]

Amharc

Céad, 22 Samh 2006

written

Pension Provisions.

Gerard Murphy

114 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Finance his views on the options for pension reform; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39171/06]

Amharc

Céad, 22 Samh 2006

written

Local Authority Housing.

Gerard Murphy

444 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government if there is a provision under the affordable sites scheme for extra funding to be made available; if one of the sites is proving extra costly to develop; and if he will elaborate on this provision. [39655/06]

Amharc

Máirt, 21 Samh 2006

written

Telecommunications Services.

Gerard Murphy

80 Mr. G. Murphy asked the Minister for Communications, Marine and Natural Resources his plans to provide cutting edge telecommunications technology in all areas throughout the country, urban and rural; if he has had discussions with interested parties with a view to expanding, extending and improving the service and its availability; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [38755/06]

Amharc