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Taispeáin: 50 in aghaidh an leathanaigh

Céad, 20 Iúil 2016

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Living Wage Implementation

Gino Kenny

68. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation her plans to introduce a living wage; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [18801/16]

Amharc

Déar, 14 Iúil 2016

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Prison Medical Service

Gino Kenny

41. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality her plans to work with the Department of Health​ to establish a comprehensive review of prison health, with urgency, and to endorse the recommendation of the UN Committee for the Prevention of Torture that prison healthcare services be brought under the responsibility of the Department of Health and operated by the HSE. [21722/16]

Amharc

Déar, 14 Iúil 2016

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Prison Visiting Committees

Gino Kenny

42. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality if she will expedite​ ratification of the optional protocol to the UN Convention Against Torture and to establish effective national preventative mechanisms under the protocol, including reformed and strengthened prison visiting committees. [21723/16]

Amharc

Déar, 14 Iúil 2016

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Prison Medical Service

Gino Kenny

43. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality if she will​ work with the Minister for Health on establishing a review of prison health towards addressing the serious deficiencies which exist; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [21724/16]

Amharc

Déar, 14 Iúil 2016

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School Curriculum

Gino Kenny

75. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Education and Skills if he will expedite plans to add Mandarin Chinese to the leaving certificate curriculum; if he will address the equality issues related to the differential treatment of Mandarin Chinese in relation to the number of speakers here and the number of speakers internationally; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [21728/16]

Amharc

Déar, 14 Iúil 2016

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Prison Medical Service

Gino Kenny

172. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health his plans, if any, to bring prison healthcare services under the responsibility of his Department and operated by the HSE; if he will expedite these plans; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [21721/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 12 Iúil 2016

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Health Services Staff Recruitment

Gino Kenny

16. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health if he will expedite the recruitment of a full-time consultant medical oncologist with a special interest in sarcoma in St. Vincent's Hospital in Dublin 4; if he will renew the contract of the locum consultant medical oncologist who has a special interest in sarcoma until the post is filled on a permanent basis; if he will agree to meet the Sarcoma Action Group of concerned cancer patients and their families who are seeking an urgent meeting with him; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20616/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 12 Iúil 2016

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Health Services Staff Recruitment

Gino Kenny

72. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health the increases in staffing that have been achieved to deal with the crisis in primary care psychology, speech and language therapy and occupational therapy services; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20942/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 12 Iúil 2016

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Health Services Staff

Gino Kenny

77. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health the increases in staffing that have been achieved to deal with the crisis in home help and carer respite services; the number of persons in hospital with their discharge delayed waiting to access these services; the number of carers that have been unable to continue as carers due to the lack of respite services; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20944/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 12 Iúil 2016

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General Practitioner Services

Gino Kenny

82. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health the action he is taking to progress the development and staff levels and contracts of general practitioners, including the provision of care free at the point of use to children under 12 years of age; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20943/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 12 Iúil 2016

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National Carers Strategy Implementation

Gino Kenny

122. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health the progress being made on implementing the recommendations of the national carers strategy; when he will publish and fund phase 2 of the strategy between 2016 and 2020; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [18803/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 12 Iúil 2016

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Commission on Domestic Public Water Services

Gino Kenny

313. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government the public procurement or other procedures that were used to appoint members of the expert commission on water charges; the remuneration that is to be paid to them; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20780/16]

Amharc

Déar, 7 Iúil 2016

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Mother and Baby Homes Inquiries

Gino Kenny

325. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs the reason for the exclusion of former residents of county homes, other than from a minority of four selected county homes, from giving evidence to the mother and baby homes commission; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [20230/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 5 Iúil 2016

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Human Rights

Gino Kenny

36. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade if he is aware of the comments of a person (details supplied) that torture and abuse takes place in the prison and that a person not receiving the same level of support that they did; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19352/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 5 Iúil 2016

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Middle East Issues

Gino Kenny

55. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade if he is aware of the increase in the number of Palestinian children arrested by Israeli security forces in the past year; the number of these children who were arrested without their parents being informed (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19412/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 5 Iúil 2016

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Middle East Issues

Gino Kenny

328. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade if he is aware of the increase in the number of Palestinian children arrested by Israeli security forces in the past year; the number of these children who were arrested without their parents being informed; and his views on the use of unnecessary force in arresting and detaining these children, in some cases beating them and holding them in unsafe and abusive conditions. [19426/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 5 Iúil 2016

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Disability Support Services Provision

Gino Kenny

500. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health his plans to develop inpatient rehabilitation services at both national and regional level, to ensure timely access to community neuro-rehabilitation teams, CNT, in each of the nine community health organisations; if he will invest in long-term rehabilitation specific services in the community and provide lifelong support in appropriate settings for persons with neurological conditions; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19302/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 5 Iúil 2016

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Infectious Disease Epidemics

Gino Kenny

512. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health the public health advice he has issued regarding the 2016 Olympics in Brazil and the Zika virus; how he has publicised this advice; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [15309/16]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Meith 2016

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Jobseeker's Allowance Payments

Gino Kenny

32. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Social Protection if he will reverse the lower social protection payment discrimination against young adults under 25 years of age given that those under 25 years of age often have exactly the same expenses for food, rent and other needs as those over 25 years of age; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [18805/16]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Meith 2016

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Social Welfare Rates

Gino Kenny

50. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Social Protection if he will restore social protection payments to pre-austerity levels adjusted for inflation; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [18804/16]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Meith 2016

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Disability Allowance Payments

Gino Kenny

51. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Social Protection if he will abolish means testing for the carer's allowance, increase the respite care grant and replace the mobility allowance that ceased in 2013; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [18802/16]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Meith 2016

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Hospital Consultant Recruitment

Gino Kenny

164. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health if he will provide a commitment to expedite the recruitment of a full-time consultant medical oncologist with a special interest in sarcoma in St. Vincent's Hospital; if he will renew the contract of the locum consultant medical oncologist who has a special interest in sarcoma until the post is filled on a permanent basis; if he will agree to meet the sarcoma action group of concerned cancer patients and their families who are seeking an urgent meeting with him; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [18839/16]

Amharc

Céad, 29 Meith 2016

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Child Poverty

Gino Kenny

138. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Social Protection the number of children living in relative and consistent poverty here; how this compares to the European Union and Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development figures; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [14722/16]

Amharc

Céad, 29 Meith 2016

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Food Labelling

Gino Kenny

185. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if the fine of €16,000 imposed on a company (details supplied) for mislabelling the origin of beef products is an adequate response to the food safety and farmer welfare issues involved; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [18569/16]

Amharc

Céad, 22 Meith 2016

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Child Care Services Staff

Gino Kenny

8. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Taoiseach the average wage for child care workers; and how this compares to European Union and Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development figures. [17147/16]

Amharc

Céad, 22 Meith 2016

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Direct Provision System

Gino Kenny

26. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality her plans for the direct provision system; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [17152/16]

Amharc

Céad, 22 Meith 2016

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Traveller Community

Gino Kenny

39. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality if she is considering recognising the ethnicity of Travellers during the lifetime of this Government. [17153/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 21 Meith 2016

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EU Battle Groups

Gino Kenny

24. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence for details of the oversight by Dáil Éireann of the participation of Irish troops in a British-led EU battle group in May 2016; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [16650/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 21 Meith 2016

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Child Care Services Staff

Gino Kenny

63. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Taoiseach the average wage for child care workers; how this compares to European Union and Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development figures. [14721/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 21 Meith 2016

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Medicinal Products Availability

Gino Kenny

421. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health to clarify the availability of the anti-epilepsy drug Epidiolex here; the arrangements for facilitating access by children with Dravet syndrome and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome; and if he will intervene to improve access. [17166/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 14 Meith 2016

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Home Care Packages Funding

Gino Kenny

431. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health if he will urgently intervene to restore funding for home care packages given that some areas, such as the Beaumont Hospital local catchment area in Dublin 9, have now run out of funding and are unable to discharge patients due to this; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [15593/16]

Amharc

Céad, 8 Meith 2016

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Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership

Gino Kenny

57. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if the objective of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership is to permit the sale of unlabelled hormone injected beef and unlabelled genetically modified organism products from the US to be sold in Europe; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [14498/16]

Amharc

Céad, 8 Meith 2016

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Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership

Gino Kenny

62. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if the European Commission's Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership negotiating position is to abandon the precautionary principle, whereby chemicals and pesticides used in the food system must be proven to be safe for animal and human health prior to use; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [14497/16]

Amharc

Céad, 8 Meith 2016

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Patient Transport Provision

Gino Kenny

407. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health how the transport needs of patients from Wicklow have been considered in the opening of the Wicklow primary care health centre to facilitate access to the health services there, particularly for elderly and disabled persons; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [14361/16]

Amharc

Céad, 8 Meith 2016

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Medical Card Eligibility

Gino Kenny

454. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health the reason a person (details supplied) receiving €144 per week jobseeker's allowance has been turned down for a medical card because he or she does not reach the €164 which would entitle him or her to one; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [14649/16]

Amharc

Céad, 8 Meith 2016

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Medical Card Applications

Gino Kenny

482. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health how a person whose income is less than €164 and who is financially independent of his or her parents can apply for a medical card; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [14795/16]

Amharc

Céad, 8 Meith 2016

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Sports Organisations

Gino Kenny

619. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport if he will intervene with Athletics Ireland and the Olympic Council of Ireland with regard to the non-selection of a person (details supplied) to the three-man marathon team to represent Ireland at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [14359/16]

Amharc

Céad, 8 Meith 2016

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Sport and Recreational Development

Gino Kenny

634. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport the reason pigeon racing is not recognised as a sport here, given the popularity of pigeon racing and the positive aspects of keeping pigeons; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [14643/16]

Amharc

Déar, 2 Meith 2016

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Hospital Consultant Retirements

Gino Kenny

79. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health if he is aware that the impending retirement of a consultant who specialises in a number of rare eye disorders in children is causing an extreme amount of concern and stress among the families affected; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [13748/16]

Amharc

Déar, 2 Meith 2016

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Health Services Charges

Gino Kenny

93. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health his plans to refund the €100 statutory charge to patients who register at emergency departments in the hope of being treated but leave before being discharged because of onerous waiting times; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [13749/16]

Amharc

Céad, 1 Meith 2016

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Long-Term Illness Scheme Coverage

Gino Kenny

191. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health to include the chronic long-term illnesses Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis on the list of illnesses covered by the long-term illness scheme established under the 1970 Health Act; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [14009/16]

Amharc

Déar, 26 Beal 2016

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Irish Prisoners Abroad

Gino Kenny

8. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade the measures he is taking to secure the release of a person (details supplied) from detention in Egypt; the reason for the delay in the person's release; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [11902/16]

Amharc

Déar, 26 Beal 2016

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Trade Data

Gino Kenny

11. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade for detailed information on the trade in goods and services between Ireland and Israel, including restrictions on such trade; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [11901/16]

Amharc

Céad, 25 Beal 2016

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Carer's Allowance Payments

Gino Kenny

41. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Social Protection to afford a full stamp to persons who are in receipt of the carer's allowance in order that, in the event of their carer's job ending, they are eligible for full benefits and in recognition of the service they are providing to the State; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [11642/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 24 Beal 2016

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Local Authority Housing

Gino Kenny

41. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government to immediately provide resources for local authorities to allow them to put emergency tenancy action teams in place that will pursue both the acquisition of local authority houses and tenancies for the housing assistance payment and rental accommodation scheme so that all available tenancies and purchases are chased down; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [11594/16]

Amharc

Déar, 19 Beal 2016

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Teachers' Remuneration

Gino Kenny

22. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Education and Skills to end the pay discrimination in relation to teachers who took up posts from 2011 onwards and to end unequal pay for new entrants; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [10830/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 17 Beal 2016

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Direct Provision System

Gino Kenny

36. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality her plans to reform or abolish direct provision; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [10140/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 17 Beal 2016

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Mortgage Interest Relief Extension

Gino Kenny

181. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Finance the arrangements for taxpayers receiving tax relief at source on mortgage interest payments from 2017 onwards; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [9477/16]

Amharc

Máirt, 17 Beal 2016

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Health Screening Programmes

Gino Kenny

918. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health why the Health Service Executive has decided to end routine eye screening of fifth and six class primary schoolchildren under the primary schoolchildren optical scheme without offering an alternative; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [10537/16]

Amharc

Déar, 21 Aib 2016

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Speech and Language Therapy

Gino Kenny

80. Deputy Gino Kenny asked the Minister for Health the number of speech and language therapists and occupational therapists available to children with an autism spectrum disorder in the Dublin Mid-West constituency; the number of children who are on the waiting list to see them and the current waiting period. [7963/16]

Amharc