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Leathanach 1 de 10

Taispeáin: 100 an leathanach

Déar, 27 Ean 2011

written

Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

131 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not received their single farm payment and if entitlements from the national reserve have been assigned to them; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [4290/11]

Amharc

Máirt, 25 Ean 2011

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Health Service Staff

Paul Connaughton

246 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Health and Children if there is a secretarial position due to be filled in a nursing home (details supplied) in County Mayo; if such a vacancy exists, if it will be filled by public advertisement; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [3625/11]

Amharc

Déar, 20 Ean 2011

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Public Service Agreements

Paul Connaughton

113 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway is not permitted to retire under the Croke Park agreement as opposed to retiring under the cost neutral method which appears to be the only option open to the person and other long serving colleagues; if her attention has been drawn to the fact that if the applicant retired on the only option open to the person at present he or she would lose almost €10,000; if her further attention has been drawn to the fact that the retirement of long service nurses would provide an employment boost for younger nurses at a much lower salary base; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [3130/11]

Amharc

Máirt, 18 Ean 2011

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Medical Cards

Paul Connaughton

201 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Health and Children if it is proposed to have essential oils included under the medical card scheme; if her attention has been drawn to the fact that certain conditions can be alleviated by the use of essential oils; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [2056/11]

Amharc

Máirt, 18 Ean 2011

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Overseas Development Aid

Paul Connaughton

306 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs the position regarding an application for the United Nations volunteer internship programme 2011 in respect of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 16; if his attention has been drawn to the fact that Irish Aid has set no upper age limit for the programme; if his further attention has been drawn to the fact that the applicant went through a rigorous selection and interview process and was subsequently nominated by Irish Aid for the position of research assistant to the UNDP in Maseru, Lesotho, only to be told by the UNV in Bonn that they were not being selected due to an age limit on its part; if he is aware that the applicant, as a highly educated graduate, is now faced with unemployment as a direct result of this bureaucratic mess; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [2061/11]

Amharc

Máirt, 18 Ean 2011

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

386 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not received payment for 6.8 hectares of land leased to Coillte; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [2055/11]

Amharc

Máirt, 18 Ean 2011

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

387 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has been deemed ineligible for the 70% farm waste management scheme; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [2057/11]

Amharc

Máirt, 18 Ean 2011

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

399 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the level of payment due under the agri-environment options scheme in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [2375/11]

Amharc

Máirt, 18 Ean 2011

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

400 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason single farm payment has not been granted in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [2377/11]

Amharc

Déar, 13 Ean 2011

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Health Insurance

Paul Connaughton

10 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Health and Children the date by which the VHI must achieve solvency; the number of times she has extended the deadline for the VHI to achieve required solvency; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [1697/11]

Amharc

Céad, 12 Ean 2011

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

820 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason single farm payment has not issued in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [48236/10]

Amharc

Céad, 12 Ean 2011

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

821 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason single farm payment has not issued in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [48237/10]

Amharc

Céad, 12 Ean 2011

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

832 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason the cow welfare scheme for 2009 has not been paid in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [48233/10]

Amharc

Céad, 12 Ean 2011

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

833 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason full rate of single farm payment has not issued in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Mayo; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [48235/10]

Amharc

Céad, 15 Noll 2010

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Redundancy Payments

Paul Connaughton

230 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Innovation when the application for redundancy payment will be processed in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [47509/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 14 Noll 2010

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Health Service Staff

Paul Connaughton

155 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Health and Children if she is satisfied that elements contained in the Croke Park Agreement militate unfairly against long serving members of the nursing profession who may retire but now find that they will be unfairly financially penalised because of the cost neutral factor contained in that agreement; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [47159/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 14 Noll 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

326 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a single farm payment and area based payment has not been paid to a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [47241/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 14 Noll 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

328 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not been paid the single farm payment or area based payment due; if the results of inspections have now been processed; if subsequent plots have been digitised; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [47243/10]

Amharc

Déar, 9 Noll 2010

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Social Welfare Benefits

Paul Connaughton

79 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Social Protection the reasons rent allowance has been reduced from €34.80 to €7.70 in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Limerick; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [46693/10]

Amharc

Déar, 9 Noll 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

119 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not received their single farm payment; when payment will issue; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [46773/10]

Amharc

Déar, 9 Noll 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

125 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not received their REP scheme payment; when payment will issue; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [46816/10]

Amharc

Déar, 9 Noll 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

126 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not been paid their single farm payment or their area based payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [46823/10]

Amharc

Céad, 8 Noll 2010

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National Treatment Purchase Fund

Paul Connaughton

26 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Health and Children the reason an operation for the removal of a wisdom tooth cannot be arranged under the National Treatment Purchase Fund in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [46549/10]

Amharc

Céad, 8 Noll 2010

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Hospital Services

Paul Connaughton

27 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Health and Children the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway is not entitled to have an operation carried out at Merlin Park hospital; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [46550/10]

Amharc

Céad, 8 Noll 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

88 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not received their area based payment or their single farm payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [46576/10]

Amharc

Céad, 8 Noll 2010

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Property Registration

Paul Connaughton

92 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason there is such a time lag for the registration of a plot of ground (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [46624/10]

Amharc

Céad, 8 Noll 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

93 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not been paid their area based payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [46628/10]

Amharc

Céad, 8 Noll 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

94 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not been paid their single farm payment or area based payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [46629/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 7 Noll 2010

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Rail Network

Paul Connaughton

153 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Transport if funding will be made available over the next year to fund extension of the western rail corridor from Athenry to Tuam; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [45962/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 7 Noll 2010

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EU Directives

Paul Connaughton

275 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government the steps he proposes to take to acquire bogs under the Habitat Directive in 2011; the steps being taken to relocate bog holders where it is possible; the steps he is taking to pay bog holders compensation; the rate of compensation; if he will give consideration to allow bog holders to cut turf whilst the economy is under such strain; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [45963/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 7 Noll 2010

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Animal Diseases

Paul Connaughton

317 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food if his attention has been drawn to the large instances of brucellosis outbreaks in the border counties, particularly in County Armagh; his views on whether this will have a negative effect on herd owners in the adjoining counties in the Republic; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [45961/10]

Amharc

Déar, 2 Noll 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

152 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway did not receive a single farm payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [45704/10]

Amharc

Déar, 2 Noll 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

153 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not received their REPS 4 payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [45705/10]

Amharc

Déar, 2 Noll 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

154 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway did not receive their single farm payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [45706/10]

Amharc

Céad, 1 Noll 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

164 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not received their payment under the new REP scheme system; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [45451/10]

Amharc

Déar, 25 Samh 2010

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Telecommunications Services

Paul Connaughton

55 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Education and Skills the reason a school (details supplied) in County Galway has been unable to upgrade its broadband facilities in order to get value from the new ITC investment currently invested in the school; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [44509/10]

Amharc

Déar, 25 Samh 2010

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Housing Grants

Paul Connaughton

213 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources if an application has been processed for an insulation grant in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [44478/10]

Amharc

Déar, 25 Samh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

219 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not been paid the appropriate amount of area based payment or the single farm payment; the problems arising which have stopped the payments; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [44479/10]

Amharc

Déar, 25 Samh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

226 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway did not receive their single farm payment or their area-based payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [44551/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 23 Samh 2010

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Departmental Responsibilities

Paul Connaughton

39 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Social Protection if he will provide details on the proposed integration of the public employment functions of FÁS and the benefit function of his Department; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [43814/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 23 Samh 2010

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Schools Building Projects

Paul Connaughton

102 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Education and Skills if she will provide funding towards the cost of building a proposed new school (details supplied) in County Galway; if her attention has been drawn to the overcrowding in the classrooms and the fact that rainwater has now begun to flow in through the ceiling in the classrooms; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [43903/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 23 Samh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

315 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not received their area based payment or single farm payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [43737/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 23 Samh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

325 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not received part of their area based payment or their single farm payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [43929/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 23 Samh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

331 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not received a single farm payment or area-based payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [43981/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 23 Samh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

332 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not received a single farm payment or area-based payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [43984/10]

Amharc

Déar, 18 Samh 2010

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Emigrant Support Services

Paul Connaughton

5 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs the consultations he has had with the US administration concerning the plight of the undocumented Irish in the US given that the US elections are now over; his views on whether a bilateral arrangement can be achieved between Ireland and the US which would allow Irish citizens a greater opportunity to obtain working visas in the US; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [43537/10]

Amharc

Déar, 18 Samh 2010

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Overseas Elections

Paul Connaughton

55 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs the impact the EU report on last May’s parliamentary elections in Ethiopia which found that those elections failed to meet international standards will have on aid and for EU relations with Ethiopia; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [43317/10]

Amharc

Céad, 17 Samh 2010

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Schools Building Projects

Paul Connaughton

101 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Education and Skills the position regarding an application for major capital works at a school (details supplied) in County Galway; if her attention has been drawn to the fact that this school has not been updated since 1980, that there are several prefabs, and that the complex does not include a G.P or staff room; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [43084/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 16 Samh 2010

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Flood Relief

Paul Connaughton

155 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Finance if there is a new report about to be published concerning the next phase of remedial works as a result of the severe flooding in November 2009; the funding that has been made available to Ballinasloe for current projects; the next phase of proposals for Ballinasloe and its hinterland; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [42933/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 16 Samh 2010

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Community Service Orders

Paul Connaughton

243 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform his views on whether community service orders may be a better way of punishing offenders and if he has given consideration to a system of collection of fines from social welfare or from other earnings applicable; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [42796/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 16 Samh 2010

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Liquor Licensing Laws

Paul Connaughton

244 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform if he has powers under the provision of the 2008 Intoxicating Liquors Act to bring charges before the courts, if there is below cost selling of intoxicating liquor by some supermarkets and multiples; if so, has there been any breaches of the law in so far as court judgements are concerned; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [42797/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 16 Samh 2010

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Library Projects

Paul Connaughton

325 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government the position regarding the proposed new library in Ballinasloe, County Galway; the size of the project; if a design has been submitted; if the project has been costed; if an opportunity will be given to local interest groups to have an input in the design of the building; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [42932/10]

Amharc

Déar, 11 Samh 2010

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Telecommunications Services

Paul Connaughton

273 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has either no broadband or a very poor standard of broadband [42145/10]

Amharc

Déar, 11 Samh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

283 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not received their area based payment or their single farm payment. [42131/10]

Amharc

Déar, 11 Samh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

285 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not received his area-based payment or his single farm payment. [42151/10]

Amharc

Déar, 11 Samh 2010

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Redundancy Payments

Paul Connaughton

297 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Innovation the reason redundancy payment has not been paid in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [42143/10]

Amharc

Déar, 11 Samh 2010

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Business Regulation

Paul Connaughton

298 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Innovation his plans to prevent directors of companies who are declared bankrupt, or otherwise go out of business, starting up business again under a new name; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [42195/10]

Amharc

Déar, 4 Samh 2010

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Schools Building Projects

Paul Connaughton

108 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Education and Skills if there is preparatory work being carried out on a new vocational school in Athenry, County Galway; if her attention has been drawn to the fact that this school has a total of 14 unsuitable prefabs based all over the site; if her further attention has been drawn to the fact that the original school was built to accommodate 350 students and in today’s circumstances is very much below standard; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [40958/10]

Amharc

Déar, 4 Samh 2010

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Industrial Development

Paul Connaughton

268 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Innovation the number of Industrial Development Authority visits that were made with potential industrialists in 2009 and to date in 2010 to the new business and technology park at Tuam, County Galway [40751/10]

Amharc

Déar, 4 Samh 2010

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Industrial Development

Paul Connaughton

269 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Innovation the position regarding the new business technology park at Athenry; the infrastructural developments that have taken place since the Industrial Development Authority purchased the site from Teagasc; if any visits have been organised by the IDA for potential industrialists to the site to date in 2010; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [40752/10]

Amharc

Céad, 3 Samh 2010

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Community Development Projects

Paul Connaughton

51 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Community; Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs if he will provide an update on the structural changes affecting community development projects; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39327/10]

Amharc

Céad, 3 Samh 2010

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Community Development Projects

Paul Connaughton

51 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Community; Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs if he will provide an update on the structural changes affecting community development projects; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39327/10]

Amharc

Céad, 3 Samh 2010

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Flood Relief

Paul Connaughton

107 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Finance if a flood assessment has been carried out in respect of persons (details supplied) in County Galway who as a result of a flood were left without a house until two weeks ago; if he will state if the Office of Public Works and Galway County Council have assessed this particular case; if there are any structural changes that can be made that would reduce the chances of such flooding happening to this house in the future; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [40413/10]

Amharc

Céad, 3 Samh 2010

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Health Services

Paul Connaughton

133 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Health and Children if her attention has been drawn to the support from the public, patients and staff for the retention of a home (details supplied) in County Galway; if this home will be kept open for the immediate future; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [40511/10]

Amharc

Céad, 3 Samh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

235 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a single farm payment and an area-based payment have not been paid to a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [40399/10]

Amharc

Céad, 3 Samh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

236 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a single farm payment has not been paid to a person (details supplied) in County Galway; if his attention has been drawn to the fact that the payment issued only on behalf of 12 entitlements when the applicant has 19.2 entitlements; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [40400/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 2 Samh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

488 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not received their full single farm payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39886/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 2 Samh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

489 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not received his single farm payment in full; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39888/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 2 Samh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

490 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason single farm payments have not been awarded to a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39889/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 2 Samh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

513 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not been paid their single farm payment or their area based payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [40176/10]

Amharc

Déar, 28 DFómh 2010

written

Flood Relief

Paul Connaughton

24 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Finance the next step in the process of implementing the plans drawn up to drain the Dunkellin river; if he will provide a list of the steps this project will have to go through before drainage can commence on the river; the exact cost of this scheme and if the money is ring fenced for same; when the scheme will commence; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39487/10]

Amharc

Déar, 28 DFómh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

108 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a single farm payment has been reduced in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39540/10]

Amharc

Déar, 28 DFómh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

109 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway is in receipt of a reduced single farm payment in comparison with their payment last year; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39541/10]

Amharc

Déar, 28 DFómh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

110 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason an area-based payment and a single farm payment have not been paid in respect of a person(details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39542/10]

Amharc

Déar, 28 DFómh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

111 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason a forestry premium has not been granted in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39543/10]

Amharc

Déar, 28 DFómh 2010

written

Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

114 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture; Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not been paid their full REP scheme; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39571/10]

Amharc

Déar, 28 DFómh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

115 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture; Fisheries and Food the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway has not received their REP scheme 4 payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39580/10]

Amharc

Céad, 27 DFómh 2010

written

Crime Levels

Paul Connaughton

380 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform his plans for curtailing the activities of drug addicts who consistently rob supermarkets and other such premises; if his attention has been drawn to the fact that jailing such people in the majority of cases does not seem to work; his views on whether such people can be rehabilitated on community projects; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39259/10]

Amharc

Céad, 27 DFómh 2010

written

Social Welfare Appeals

Paul Connaughton

429 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Social Protection when a decision will be made on an appeal for disability allowance in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39008/10]

Amharc

Céad, 20 DFómh 2010

written

Planning Issues

Paul Connaughton

70 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources the explanation Eirgrid have given him for the failure of the planning application for the Meath-Tyrone 400KV power lines; if he will meet the costs of the objectors to the project which were incurred in connection with the oral hearing; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [37832/10]

Amharc

Céad, 20 DFómh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

255 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the reason the area-based payment has not been paid in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [37942/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 19 DFómh 2010

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Vehicle Insurance

Paul Connaughton

228 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Finance the reason a vehicle that had been written off by an insurance company as being economically beyond repair cannot be insured again as it has been restored to a proper standard, that is NCT tested; if there are any circumstances in which such a vehicle would be allowed back on the road in view of its excellent state of restoration; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [37902/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 19 DFómh 2010

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Forestry Sector

Paul Connaughton

507 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food if the employment of between four to six persons on contract to carry out a repeat national forestry inventory has been completed; if funding for the employment for such personnel has been sought from the Department of Finance; what the reply has been to date; if he will provide the possible costs involved in carbon credit purchasers if the inventory is not completed by 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [37687/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 19 DFómh 2010

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Animal Carcase Disposal

Paul Connaughton

508 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food his views on the introduction of a culling or scrappage scheme in order to rid the country of the vast number of inferior types of horses now on Irish farms; the estimated number of such horses not having official identification; his views on whether there is a need to provide an incentive to breeders to improve horse quality at different levels; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [37712/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 19 DFómh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

510 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food when a person (details supplied) in County Galway will receive their area based payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [37899/10]

Amharc

Déar, 14 DFómh 2010

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Genealogy Archives

Paul Connaughton

13 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Tourism, Culture and Sport the progress that has been made with regard to the digitisation of genealogy archives; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [36729/10]

Amharc

Céad, 13 DFómh 2010

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Employment Rights

Paul Connaughton

90 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Enterprise; Trade and Innovation his plans for changes in the system for setting regulated wages; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [36445/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 12 DFómh 2010

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Undocumented Irish

Paul Connaughton

115 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs the position regarding the undocumented Irish in the United States; the official contact he and other relevant Ministers have had with the U.S. administration in the past three months regarding this issue; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [34663/10]

Amharc

Déar, 7 DFómh 2010

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Higher Education Grants

Paul Connaughton

68 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Education and Skills the position regarding an appeal of a decision not to grant a higher education grant in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; the reason the person was not informed of the residency requirement when applying for the grant; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [35489/10]

Amharc

Céad, 6 DFómh 2010

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Marine Accidents

Paul Connaughton

99 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Transport when he will publish the report on the sinking of the Asgard II ; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [35107/10]

Amharc

Céad, 6 DFómh 2010

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Marine Accidents

Paul Connaughton

99 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Transport when he will publish the report on the sinking of the Asgard II ; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [35107/10]

Amharc

Céad, 6 DFómh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

297 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the position regarding an area based payment and single farm payment in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [35191/10]

Amharc

Máirt, 5 DFómh 2010

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Health Service Funding

Paul Connaughton

60 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Health and Children the amount the health budget will be reduced by in 2011; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [34727/10]

Amharc

Déar, 30 MFómh 2010

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Grant Payments

Paul Connaughton

294 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food the position regarding an application for single farm payment in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [34185/10]

Amharc

Céad, 29 MFómh 2010

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Medicinal Products

Paul Connaughton

673 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Health and Children if she intends to have the drug Sativex made available to sufferers of MS and other related diseases in the immediate future; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [32799/10]

Amharc

Céad, 29 MFómh 2010

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Hospital Services

Paul Connaughton

802 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Health and Children the reason a person (details supplied) in County Galway is not being admitted to Merlin Park Hospital, Galway for an operation (details supplied); if she will outline the length of time they have been on the waiting list; if she will confirm if treatment can be organised under the National Treatment Purchase Fund; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [33880/10]

Amharc

Céad, 29 MFómh 2010

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Rail Services

Paul Connaughton

857 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Transport the reason he has not announced funding for the Athenry to Tuam stage for completion of the western rail corridor; the reason the announcement has not officially been made; if the deadline for completion of this section is still 2011; the proposed cost of this stage; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [32104/10]

Amharc

Céad, 29 MFómh 2010

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Citizenship Applications

Paul Connaughton

1149 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform the position regarding an application for naturalisation in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [33322/10]

Amharc

Céad, 29 MFómh 2010

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Citizenship Applications

Paul Connaughton

1161 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform the position regarding an application for naturalisation in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [33445/10]

Amharc

Céad, 29 MFómh 2010

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Water and Sewerage Schemes

Paul Connaughton

1444 Deputy Paul Connaughton asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government the position regarding the Kinvara sewerage scheme, County Galway; if his attention has been drawn to the fact that the detail design has been sent to his Department for approval; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [31886/10]

Amharc