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Céad, 3 Meith 2020

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Hospital Services

Brendan Smith

680. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Health his plans to make greater use of capacity in both public and private hospitals; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [9253/20]

Amharc

Céad, 3 Meith 2020

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Disabilities Assessments

Brendan Smith

704. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Health the measures that will be implemented to reduce the unacceptable waiting times in relation to assessment of needs in counties Cavan and Monaghan; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [9398/20]

Amharc

Céad, 3 Meith 2020

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Farm Household Incomes

Brendan Smith

780. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine his views on the recent Teagasc report on farm incomes; the measures he will introduce to support beef, dairy and sheep farmers in view of the projected loss of income for these sectors; the additional financial supports that will be provided at EU and national level in 2020; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [9257/20]

Amharc

Céad, 3 Meith 2020

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North-South Interconnector

Brendan Smith

831. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment if approval issued in January 2020 by the CER on the procurement process for the proposed north-south interconnector; his views on such approval issuing prior to the planning process being completed here or in Northern Ireland; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [9291/20]

Amharc

Céad, 3 Meith 2020

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National Broadband Plan

Brendan Smith

832. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment the projected roll out of the national broadband plan in 2020 in County Cavan; the areas that will benefit from this development; if his attention has been drawn to the urgent need to have the broadband infrastructure upgraded in many parts of County Cavan due to increased demand for proper connectivity for households, businesses, community and public facilities; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [9292/20]

Amharc

Céad, 3 Meith 2020

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Covid-19 Pandemic Supports

Brendan Smith

896. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport if he will give consideration to the requests of an association (details supplied) regarding the urgent need to provide support to a sector due to the severe difficulties facing this industry as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [8683/20]

Amharc

Céad, 3 Meith 2020

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Driver Test

Brendan Smith

952. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport the discussions he has had with representatives of driving schools and driving instructors in relation to the necessary preparations and systems to be put in place to enable resumption of driving lessons; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [9247/20]

Amharc

Céad, 3 Meith 2020

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Driver Test

Brendan Smith

953. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport when it is proposed to have driver theory tests and driver tests resumed; the measures in place to date to facilitate this resumption; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [9248/20]

Amharc

Céad, 3 Meith 2020

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Road Projects

Brendan Smith

954. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport the timescale for the construction and completion of an essential road project (details supplied); the funding to be provided for this project in 2020; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [9249/20]

Amharc

Céad, 3 Meith 2020

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Domestic Violence Refuges Provision

Brendan Smith

1022. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs her plans to establish a refuge for victims of domestic abuse in counties Cavan and Monaghan; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [9127/20]

Amharc

Céad, 3 Meith 2020

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Inland Waterways

Brendan Smith

1268. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht the funding allocated for the restoration of the Ulster Canal in 2019; the expenditure at the end of 2019; the works that were undertaken; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [8502/20]

Amharc

Céad, 3 Meith 2020

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Inland Waterways

Brendan Smith

1269. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht if funding can be provided in 2020 for the restoration of the Ulster Canal; the works that will be undertaken in 2020; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [8503/20]

Amharc

Céad, 27 Beal 2020

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Covid-19 Pandemic Supports

Brendan Smith

79. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Finance if he will amend the temporary wage subsidy scheme to ensure that women returning from maternity leave are eligible for this payment; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [7953/20]

Amharc

Céad, 27 Beal 2020

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Covid-19 Pandemic Supports

Brendan Smith

454. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation her plans to amend the criteria for the restart grant taking into account the needs of recently established businesses that might not have a rates evaluation for 2019; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [8002/20]

Amharc

Céad, 27 Beal 2020

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Covid-19 Pandemic Supports

Brendan Smith

459. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation the financial supports that will be provided to the retail sector, particularly smaller scale businesses, to resume trading in view of current economic difficulties and the growth in online international business and its impact on smaller retail businesses; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [8012/20]

Amharc

Céad, 27 Beal 2020

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Nursing Home Accommodation

Brendan Smith

508. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Health when the provision of new and upgraded accommodation at a health facility (details supplied) will progress to the next stage; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [7075/20]

Amharc

Céad, 27 Beal 2020

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Emergency Departments

Brendan Smith

600. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Health when a project (details supplied) will proceed; the range of facilities to be provided; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [7959/20]

Amharc

Céad, 27 Beal 2020

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Nursing Staff

Brendan Smith

605. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Health his plans to increase critical care capacity with particular reference to the recruitment and retention of critical care nurses; if he will give further consideration to a submission by an association (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [7981/20]

Amharc

Céad, 27 Beal 2020

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Beef Industry

Brendan Smith

689. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine when the next meeting of the Beef Taskforce will take place; the issues to be discussed at the meeting; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [7990/20]

Amharc

Céad, 27 Beal 2020

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Live Exports

Brendan Smith

691. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the boat capacity licensed to date for the export of live animals in 2020; if he is satisfied that this capacity is adequate; if not, the plans he has to licence additional capacity; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [7999/20]

Amharc