Request to move Adjournment of Dáil under Standing Order 30.
In accordance with Standing Order 30 I gave you notice of my intention to raise, at the commencement of public business, a matter of important public interest requiring urgent attention. The matter i...
In accepting your decision, perhaps the Taoiseach — or indeed the Whips — will consider this matter and agree to find time to discuss it either this week or next.
Order of Business.
Has the Taoiseach had an opportunity to consider the matter raised on Friday morning last, the appointment of a Minister for Defence? Can he indicate when he intends to do so?
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Northern Ireland Administration.
Will the Taoiseach state then that he has no fundamental objection to devolution as a possible new structure in Northern Ireland?
Does the Taoiseach want this?
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Defence Forces Vacancies.
Is it the Taoiseach's intention to take Defence questions next week?
Just give a straight answer.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - National Treasury Management Agency Accommodation.
Asked the minister: if he has directed the recently established National Treasury Management Agency to take up to 15,000 square feet of office space in the Financial Services Centre at the Custom House Dock, Dublin 1; an...
I take it from the Minister's response that the Custom House Dock premises were never considered by the National Treasury Management Agency.
Will the Minister outline the reason it was considered, given that the National Treasury Management Agency will not be availing of the tax concessions, which are the main attraction of that location?
If the National Treasury Management Agency were not in a position to avail of tax concessions there would be little point in going to the Custom House Dock site.
What is the reason?
Is the Minister implying that they could get accommodation in the Custom House Dock site cheaper than elsewhere in the city?
In spite of that, did they still make inquiries about going there?
Was that on the instructions of the Minister?
Was it on the instructions of anybody in Government?
Written Answers. - State Funding for Political Parties.
Asked the minister: if the Government are considering introducing State funding for political parties.
Written Answers. - School Book Costs.
Asked the minister: whether her Department have issued any guidelines to printers and distributors of second level school books in relation to costs; if she will list the names of the printers and distributors concerned;...