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Taispeáin: 50 in aghaidh an leathanaigh

Máirt, 15 MFómh 2020

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Covid-19 Pandemic

Brendan Smith

102. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Health the engagement he is undertaking with his Northern Ireland counterpart to intensify an all-Ireland approach to tackling Covid-19; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [23689/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 15 MFómh 2020

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Common Agricultural Policy

Brendan Smith

128. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the position on funding for CAP post 2020; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [23969/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 15 MFómh 2020

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Common Agricultural Policy

Brendan Smith

141. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the timescale for the completion of discussions on the future funding of CAP; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [23970/20]

Amharc

Déar, 10 MFómh 2020

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Garda Investigations

Brendan Smith

8. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Justice if there has been further progress in achieving a full and comprehensive investigation here and in Northern Ireland into the bombing in Belturbet, County Cavan, in December 1972, which caused the death of two young persons and injuries to many others; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [22831/20]

Amharc

Déar, 10 MFómh 2020

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North-South Interconnector

Brendan Smith

62. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Climate Action and Communication Networks when a review of the proposed north-south interconnector project will be undertaken as outlined in the Programme for Government; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [23220/20]

Amharc

Déar, 10 MFómh 2020

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Aviation Industry

Brendan Smith

79. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Transport if issues raised in correspondence by a person (details supplied) regarding the aviation industry will be expedited; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [23201/20]

Amharc

Déar, 10 MFómh 2020

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School Transport

Brendan Smith

107. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Education if school transport will be provided for a pupil (details supplied) to a primary school due to the circumstances as outlined in detail by their parents to her Department; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [23031/20]

Amharc

Céad, 9 MFómh 2020

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Mental Health Services

Brendan Smith

26. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science his plans to provide additional mental health supports to students returning to higher and further education. [22632/20]

Amharc

Céad, 9 MFómh 2020

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Trade Fairs

Brendan Smith

69. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment if urgent consideration will be given to issues raised in correspondence (details supplied) on trade fairs and exhibitions; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22897/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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Covid-19 Pandemic

Brendan Smith

96. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment if he will consider the issues pertaining to his Department raised by an association (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22618/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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Fuel Poverty

Brendan Smith

159. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Climate Action and Communication Networks the measures in place to assist those on low incomes to avoid fuel poverty; the number living in fuel poverty; the impact fuel poverty has on low income families; if research will be commissioned into the number of families experiencing fuel poverty; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22307/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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Departmental Correspondence

Brendan Smith

328. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform if he will consider the issues pertaining to his Department, raised by an association (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22622/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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Fuel Poverty

Brendan Smith

437. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage his views in relation to the health impact arising from fuel poverty here; his further views on the need for greater investment to prevent fuel poverty; the supports provided to local authorities to help mitigate fuel poverty; the supports provided to housing associations and approved housing bodies to prevent fuel poverty; his views on whether a coordinated approach is needed with his Department and the Department of Communications, Climate Action and the Environment in relation to fuel poverty; his views on the national energy poverty strategy; the number of families experiencing fuel poverty; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22309/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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Fuel Poverty

Brendan Smith

438. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage the schemes in place to tackle fuel poverty; the pilot projects that have taken place to help reduce fuel poverty; the monitoring that takes place to ensure low income at risk families are protected from fuel poverty; the plans in place to allocate extra funding to improve energy ratings for homes at local authority level; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22310/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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Local Authority Rates

Brendan Smith

445. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage if he will consider the issues pertaining to his Department raised by an association (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22623/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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School Accommodation

Brendan Smith

610. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Education if the proposal to provide additional permanent accommodation at a school (details supplied) will be advanced to the next stage at an early date; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [22346/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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School Accommodation

Brendan Smith

611. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Education if the proposal to provide additional permanent accommodation at a school (details supplied) will be advanced to the next stage at an early date; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [22347/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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School Accommodation

Brendan Smith

612. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Education if a long-standing proposal to upgrade existing accommodation and provide additional permanent accommodation at a school (details supplied) will be progressed without further delay; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [22348/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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School Transport

Brendan Smith

632. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Education if the school transport portal will be reopened for late applicants for school transport in view of the serious difficulties that have arisen for many families; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [22675/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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Fuel Allowance

Brendan Smith

748. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Social Protection the number of recipients and the level of funding in the past five years paid to recipients of the fuel allowance in tabular form; the number of families the fuel allowance has supported; his planned changes to take account of the increased cost of energy for families; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [22311/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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Domestic Violence Refuges Provision

Brendan Smith

831. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Children, Disability, Equality and Integration the progress to date in the establishment of a new service (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22676/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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Covid-19 Pandemic

Brendan Smith

965. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Justice if she will consider the issues pertaining to her Department raised by an association (details supplied); and if she will make a statement on the matter. [22624/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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Disability Services Provision

Brendan Smith

988. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Health his plans to provide additional residential facilities for adults with an intellectual or physical disability in counties Cavan and Monaghan; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22330/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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Disabilities Assessments

Brendan Smith

989. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Health the measures that will be implemented to reduce the waiting times in relation to assessment of needs in counties Cavan and Monaghan; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22331/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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Fuel Poverty

Brendan Smith

1354. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Health his views in relation to the health impact arising from fuel poverty here; his further views on the need for greater investment to prevent fuel poverty and the corresponding health consequences for persons; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22308/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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Covid-19 Pandemic

Brendan Smith

1457. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine his plans to introduce a payment to compensate sheep farmers in view of the market disruption caused by the Covid-19 pandemic; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22303/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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Covid-19 Pandemic

Brendan Smith

1458. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine his plans to increase payments under the sheep welfare scheme due to the market disruption caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and the difficulties that will arise due to Brexit; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22304/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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Agriculture Industry

Brendan Smith

1459. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine his plans to establish a sheep taskforce in relation to the long-term issues facing the sector; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22305/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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Tuberculosis Incidence

Brendan Smith

1474. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine his plans to reconvene the tuberculosis forum; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22547/20]

Amharc

Máirt, 8 MFómh 2020

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Tuberculosis Incidence

Brendan Smith

1475. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if he will review the recent changes to the tuberculosis eradication programme with particular reference to the issue of tuberculosis herd history risk statements; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22548/20]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Iúil 2020

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Schools Building Projects

Brendan Smith

51. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Education and Skills her plans to ensure that a project (details supplied) proceeds to the next stage at the earliest possible date due to the need to have additional and upgraded accommodation provided at the school without further delay; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [19314/20]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Iúil 2020

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Schools Building Projects

Brendan Smith

61. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Education and Skills when the proposed building project for a school (details supplied) will proceed to the next stage; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [19313/20]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Iúil 2020

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Proposed Legislation

Brendan Smith

162. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment the timeframe for the introduction and enactment of the online safety and media regulation Bill; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20511/20]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Iúil 2020

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North-South Interconnector

Brendan Smith

171. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment if consideration will be given to the issues outlined in correspondence by Monaghan County Council (details supplied) regarding the proposed north-south interconnector; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20907/20]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Iúil 2020

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Sports Capital Programme

Brendan Smith

255. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport when he will announce details of the Sports Capital Programme; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20450/20]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Iúil 2020

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Bus Services

Brendan Smith

266. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport his plans to ensure that adequate capacity is provided on a bus route (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20730/20]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Iúil 2020

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Insurance Coverage

Brendan Smith

365. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Finance the outcome of the most recent discussions with insurance companies in relation to the need to honour claims for business interruption; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20872/20]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Iúil 2020

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Illicit Trade

Brendan Smith

366. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Finance his plans to implement additional measures to counteract cross-Border smuggling and illegal trade in products such as fuel, tobacco and alcohol; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20873/20]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Iúil 2020

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Arts Funding

Brendan Smith

427. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht if consideration will be given to the issues raised in correspondence on behalf of an association (details supplied); if it will be ensured that adequate support is provided as a matter of urgency to the sector; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [20934/20]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Iúil 2020

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Undocumented Irish in the USA

Brendan Smith

582. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade if progress has been made in relation to immigration reform in the United States of America with particular reference to the status of the undocumented Irish; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20967/20]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Iúil 2020

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Covid-19 Pandemic

Brendan Smith

738. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Education and Skills the supports that will be put in place to enable primary and second-level schools to reopen at the end of August 2020; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [20935/20]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Iúil 2020

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GLAS Issues

Brendan Smith

961. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine when the GLAS scheme will reopen; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20453/20]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Iúil 2020

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Common Agricultural Policy

Brendan Smith

962. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if he will report on the outcome of discussions at the recent EU Agriculture Council in relation to CAP funding; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20454/20]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Iúil 2020

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Covid-19 Pandemic

Brendan Smith

1289. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Health if additional measures will be introduced on an all-Ireland basis to deal with the Covid-19 pandemic; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20445/20]

Amharc

Déar, 30 Iúil 2020

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Covid-19 Pandemic

Brendan Smith

1349. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Health the progress to date in ensuring that the Health Service Executive contact tracing application will be compatible with the application being developed by the Department of Health in Northern Ireland; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20606/20]

Amharc

Céad, 29 Iúil 2020

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Farm Assist Scheme

Brendan Smith

23. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection if insurance contributions will be credited to farmers for pension purposes for the time they were in receipt of farm assist; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [18806/20]

Amharc

Céad, 29 Iúil 2020

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Farm Assist Scheme

Brendan Smith

44. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection if insurance contributions will be credited to farmers for pension purposes for the time they were in receipt of farm assist, which caused a break in their insurance contributions records; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [18805/20]

Amharc

Céad, 29 Iúil 2020

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Greenways Provision

Brendan Smith

113. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport if funding will be approved at an early date in respect of a feasibility study for a project (details supplied); if urgent consideration will be given to the application in view of the tourism potential of the proposed project; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19222/20]

Amharc

Céad, 29 Iúil 2020

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Special Educational Needs

Brendan Smith

198. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Education and Skills if she will ensure that adequate supports are put in place for children with special needs to enable them to return to school when schools reopen; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [19506/20]

Amharc

Céad, 29 Iúil 2020

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Respite Care Services

Brendan Smith

345. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Health if he will ensure day and respite services will be restored for persons with a disability; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19512/20]

Amharc