Bruton, John

Wednesday, 30 January 2002

Dáil Eireann Debate
Vol. 547 No. 1

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Death of Former Members: Expressions of Sympathy.

I do not wish to add to the recital of Mark Clinton's qualities. I remember him principally as one of my closest personal friends in politics. He was somebody who looked after my interests in the earl...More Button

Forty-one to be precise, more than the rest of us put together.More Button

Colm Hilliard was a politician who reached across the political boundaries in his constituency as well as here in Leinster House. That was very much in character with his father Michael who did not en...More Button

Written Answers. - Public Capital Programme.

Asked the minister: if in the past three months, he has decided to move aspects of the public capital programme expenditure of his Department into a public private partnership provision; if so, his plans in this regard; ...More Button

Written Answers. - EU Directives.

Asked the minister: if the regulations to fully transpose into Irish law the EU regulations concerning major accident hazards involving dangerous substances have been brought into effect; and if not, the reason therefor...More Button

Written Answers. - Motor Insurance Costs.

Asked the minister: the initiatives she is taking regarding the continuing high premiums charged to young drivers who seek car insurance; and if she will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Written Answers. - Competition Authority.

Asked the minister: if, in respect of the proposed Competition Authority study of the professions, such a generic study was undertaken or proposed to or by the authority or its predecessor in the past 30 years; and the ...More Button

Written Answers. - Departmental Expenditure.

Asked the minister: if in the past three months, she has decided to move aspects of the public capital programme expenditure of her Department into a public private partnership provision; if so, her plans in this regard...More Button

Written Answers. - Inland Fisheries.

Asked the minister: the grant aid assistance he will allocate to clean up the Wavin Lake, Knock Lake, Balbriggan, to ensure that this amenity may be enjoyed by all in this part of Fingal and east Meath; and if he will ma...More Button

Written Answers. - Departmental Expenditure.

Asked the minister: if in the past three months, he has decided to move aspects of the public capital programme expenditure of his Department into a public private partnership provision; if so, his plans in this regard; ...More Button

Written Answers. - Public Private Partnerships.

Asked the minister: if in the past three months, he has decided to move aspects of the public capital programme expenditure of his Department into a public private partnership provision; if so, his plans in this regard; ...More Button

Written Answers. - Rural Transport Initiative.

Asked the minister: the way in which the 3.8 million for the rural transport initiative are to be expended during 2002; the projects in County Meath which will be receiving assistance; and if she has satisfied herself th...More Button

Written Answers. - Capital Projects.

Asked the minister: her plans for the use of the capital allocations made to her Department of 502 million for 2002, 485 million for 2003, and 510 mill ion for 2004; the reason there is a reduction in the provision for c...More Button

Asked the minister: if in the past three months, she has decided to move aspects of the public capital programme expenditure of her Department into a public private partnership provision; if so, her plans in this regard;...More Button

Written Answers. - Departmental Expenditure.

Asked the minister: if in the past three months he has decided to move aspects of the public capital programme expenditure of his Department into a public private partnership provision; if so his plans in this regard; th...More Button

Written Answers. - Farm Retirement Scheme.

Asked the minister: the reason the social welfare contributory old age pension of a person (details supplied) in County Meath is being deducted from a European Union farm retirement pension; the reason deductions from th...More Button

Written Answers. - EU Directives.

Asked the minister: if a number of EU directives (details supplied) which he informed Dáil Éireann in reply to Parliamentary Question No. 241 of 20 November 2001, would be implemented in December 2001 have been implement...More Button

Written Answers. - Public Capital Programme.

Asked the minister: if in the past three months he has decided to move aspects of the public capital programme expenditure of his Department into a public private partnership provision; if so, his plans in this regard; t...More Button

Written Answers. - Tax Reliefs.

Asked the minister: the number of persons who have availed of the provision in the Finance Act, 1998, for capital allowances for the construction of approved park and ride facilities; if the number who have applied so fa...More Button

Written Answers. - Flood Relief.

Asked the minister: the measures being taken for the alleviation of flooding in the Tolka River basin.More Button

Written Answers. - Departmental Staff.

Asked the minister: when temporary staff working in the Passport Office will be provided with permanent positions; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Written Answers. - Public Private Partnerships.

Asked the minister: if, in the past three months, he has decided to move aspects of the public capital programme expenditure of his Department into a public private partnership provision; if so, his plans in this regard;...More Button

Written Answers. - Ambulance Service.

Asked the minister: his plans to assist those patients who must travel from their own health board area to another to obtain treatment, to recoup travel expenses incurred by them in travelling to another hospital, in cas...More Button

Written Answers. - EU Directives.

Asked the minister: the reason he has failed to implement EU regulations regarding the quality of bottled water for human consumption, due to have been introduced here no later than December 2000; the reason for the dela...More Button

Written Answers. - Pharmacy Licence.

Asked the minister: if a decision has been made regarding an appeal by a person (details supplied) under Article 10 of S.I. 152 regarding the obtaining of a pharmacy licence; if not, when the decision will be finalised; ...More Button

Written Answers. - Public Capital Programme.

Asked the minister: if, in the past three months, he has decided to move aspects of the public capital programme expenditure of his Department into a public private partnership provision; if so, his plans in this regard;...More Button

Written Answers. - Grant Payments.

Asked the minister: the action he is taking regarding a company which received grant aid under the waste management programme and which was subsequently dissolved with effect from 3 March 2000; the action being considere...More Button

Written Answers. - Water Quality.

Asked the minister: if the water quality data here is such as to require him under the 1991 EU regulations to designate vulnerable zones for water quality under the Nitrates Directive; if so, the data in question which h...More Button

Written Answers. - Departmental Expenditure.

Asked the minister: if in the past three months, he has decided to move aspects of the public capital programme expenditure of his Department into a public private partnership provision; if so, his plans in this regard; ...More Button

Written Answers. - Public Private Partnerships.

Asked the minister: if, in the past three months, he has decided to move aspects of the public capital programme expenditure of his Department into a public private partnership provision; if so, his plans in this regard;...More Button

Written Answers. - National Monuments.

Asked the minister: when and the reason she made temporary national monument preservation orders regarding monuments at Bettystown, Ardmulchan, Navan and Townparks, Navan, County Meath; the nature and historical signific...More Button

Written Answers. - Public Capital Programme.

Asked the minister: if in the past three months, she has decided to move aspects of the public capital programme expenditure of her Department into a public private partnership provision; if so, her plans in this regard;...More Button

Written Answers. - EU Directives.

Asked the minister: if the legislation to facilitate the practice of the profession of a lawyer by EU nationals here has been implemented; if not, the implications of his failure to implement this for the ability of Iris...More Button

Written Answers. - Garda Funding.

Asked the minister: the reason for the reduction in the provision for capital expenditure under the Garda Síochána Vote from a proposed 27 million in 2002, to 21 million in 2003 and 17 million in 2004; and the way in whi...More Button

Written Answers. - Neighbourhood Watch.

Asked the minister: the way in which organisations in County Meath may avail of the 100,000 provided in budget 2002, for support for neighbourhood watch programmes.More Button

Written Answers. - EU Directives.

Asked the minister: the reason for the delay in implementing the EU Council directive, which provides for the protection of individuals in regard to the processing of personal data; when this directive was due to be impl...More Button

Written Answers. - Departmental Expenditure.

Asked the minister: if in the past three months, he has decided to move aspects of the public capital programme expenditure of his Department into a public private partnership provision; if so, his plans in this regard; ...More Button

Asked the minister: if in the past three months, he has decided to move aspects of the public capital programme expenditure of his Department into a public private partnership provision; if so, his plans in this regard; ...More Button

Written Answers. - Examination Supervision.

Asked the minister: the reason for the delay which arose in paying supervisors who reviewed examination scripts; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Written Answers. - School Staffing.

Asked the minister: when he will appoint a remedial teacher to Rathkenny and Stackallen National Schools; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Written Answers. - Schools Building Projects.

Asked the minister: the reason for the reduction in the provision of capital expenditure for his Department on first level education from 167 million in 2002 to 100 million in 2003 and to 105 million in 2004; and the imp...More Button

Asked the minister: the way in which he will manage the proposed reduction in capital expenditure in the second level education sector from a proposed 184 million in 2002, to 116 million in 2003, and 121 million in 2004,...More Button

Written Answers. - Schools Building Programme.

Asked the minister: when works will commence at Yellowfurze national school; if the tender documents have been finalised; if a contractor has been appointed; if a start date has been indicated; and if he will make a stat...More Button

Written Answers. - School Staffing.

Asked the minister: when an additional temporary teaching post, a second full-time remedial teacher and a full-time resource teacher will be appointed at Ratoath national school; if his Department will sanction a resourc...More Button

Written Answers. - Public Private Partnerships.

Asked the minister: the reason he has decided to change the method of provision of 16 new classrooms at Ratoath national school from the previously planned approach of tendering under the aegis of his Department to a pub...More Button

Written Answers. - Incremental Credit.

Asked the minister: if further progress has been made regarding incremental credits which have not been made in respect of teachers who have worked for a number of years in private second level schools, and who are emplo...More Button

Written Answers. - Public Capital Programme.

Asked the minister: if in the past three months, he has decided to move aspects of the public capital programme expenditure of his Department into a public private partnership provision; if so, his plans in this regard; ...More Button

Written Answers. - Schools Building Projects.

Asked the minister: if he has received correspondence from a person (details supplied) regarding the building of a new national school at Ratoath, County Meath; and his views on the concerns raised in the letter regardin...More Button


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