Naughten, Denis

Tuesday, 27 June 2006

Dáil Eireann Debate
Vol. 622 No. 122

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Ceisteanna — Questions - Interdepartmental Committees.

With regard to transport infrastructure and its delivery, the focus has very much been in the hinterland of Dublin and, to a lesser extent, the other urban centres around the country. In light of this...More Button

What is the committee doing to deliver infrastructure in the BMW region, including roads, rail and particularly the western rail corridor and the Athlone-Mullingar rail line? Delivery does not seem to...More Button

That is a very important stretch of road.More Button

Someone must answer for them.More Button

Priority Questions - Proposed Legislation.

Asked the minister: the status of the implementation of the animal medicines regulations; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

I raise this issue because farmers have told me they believe the bureaucracy and red tape in agriculture have gone too far, citing this regulation as evidence. As the proposals at European Commission ...More Button

Is it not the case that the majority of the Minister’s colleagues in Europe are opposed to the Irish position and that they want the position to be as proposed by the Commission? In light of that, is ...More Button

Other Questions - EU Regulations.

Asked the minister: if she is satisfied that the same regulations are applied on the import of lamb direct from the UK or via Northern Ireland from the UK; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

The reason I raise this issue is that in the past ten years one quarter of sheep farmers — four farmers per day — have abandoned sheep production. Is the Minister aware that Irish farmers receive €7 l...More Button

I am aware it is difficult to address this issue in the context of the current political vacuum in the North. We would all welcome a true all-Ireland animal health regime as it would address the conce...More Button

Other Questions - Price Inflation.

I accept the Minister’s acknowledgement that the price of steel has increased by more than 30% in the past two years, not including the significant rises since the start of this year, and the rise in ...More Button

The Minister should answer the question.More Button

It is pointless to explain to any constituent that if the farming organisations do not sign up to the partnership agreement, farmers will not know what the grant scheme will be. That is unacceptable. ...More Button

We want to know when.More Button

Other Questions - Food Labelling.

I have raised this issue with the Minister of State before regarding the 92 food businesses surveyed by the FSAI in 2004. During that survey it was found that consumers were regularly being misled on ...More Button

We welcome it. It is better late than never.More Button

I accept the Minister of State’s point about labelling but the Food Safety Authority has highlighted the Department’s failure to police and licence the legislation. What is the Minister of State doing...More Button

Criminal Justice Bill 2004: Report Stage.

Amendment put.
No IndicatorVoted No More Button

Written Answers - Afforestation Programme.

Asked the minister: her plans to improve the area of forestry being planted; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Written Answers - Food Labelling.

Asked the minister: when there will be a comprehensive labelling scheme within the catering trade; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Written Answers - Health Services.

Asked the minister: further to numerous representations to a range of sections of the Health Service Executive and to Parliamentary Question No. 87 of 23 June 2005 the steps which are being taken to address the backlog i...More Button

Asked the minister: when a person (details supplied) will be able to obtain audiology services in County Roscommon; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the minister: when a person (details supplied) will be able to obtain audiology services in County Roscommon; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the minister: when a person (details supplied) will be able to obtain audiology services in County Roscommon.More Button

Asked the minister: when a person (details supplied) will be able to obtain audiology services in County Roscommon.More Button

Asked the minister: when a person (details supplied) will be able to obtain audiology services in County Roscommon.More Button

Asked the minister: when a person (details supplied) will be able to obtain audiology services in County Roscommon.More Button

Asked the minister: when a person (details supplied) will be able to obtain audiology services in County Roscommon.More Button

Written Answers - Social Welfare Benefits.

Asked the minister: the average delay in processing each social welfare application; his plans to address this delay; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the minister: the average delay in processing unemployment benefit applications; the average backdated payment made to applicants; his plans to address this delay; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Written Answers - Animal Diseases.

Asked the minister: the investigations which have taken place into the contamination of equine serum with equine infectious anemia virus; the manufacturer and importer of the product; if the product is licensed here; if ...More Button


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