Shatter, Alan

Thursday, 13 October 2011

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 743 No. 3

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Written Answers - Citizenship Applications

Was asked: if he will indicate the requirements to obtain naturalisation in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I am advised by the Citizenship Division of the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service (INIS) that a valid application for a certificate of naturalisation was received from the person referred t...More Button

Written Answers - Garda Deployment

Was asked: the serious break-in on 21 March 2011 last at the home of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare, the extent to which Garda divisional response can come from the nearest Garda station in a lif...More Button

I am informed by the Garda authorities that local Garda management is aware of the incident at the location referred to by the Deputy. Garda personnel from a Garda Station approximately seven miles f...More Button

Written Answers - Citizenship Applications

Was asked: when an application for naturalisation will be processed in respect of a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I am advised by the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service (INIS) that the person concerned was granted permission to remain in the State on 2nd June, 2005 under the Revised Arrangements for the...More Button

Written Answers - Liquor Licensing Laws

Was asked: if he will review the licensing laws as they apply to the bar trade, especially in regard to opening and closing times; his plans to bring legislation before Dáil Éireann regarding the sale of alcoho...More Button

The Government Legislation Programme provides for the publication of the Sale of Alcohol Bill in early 2012. This Bill will modernise all the laws relating to the sale and consumption of alcohol by re...More Button

Written Answers - Garda Deployment

Was asked: the deployment of gardaí at District Court cases, the position of Garda Síochána policy with regard to the presence of gardaí during sittings of District Court cases; if there is ever a situation whe...More Button

I am informed by the Garda authorities that while there is no legislative provision for members of An Garda Síochána to perform duty in the Courts, it is organisational policy for members of An Garda ...More Button

Written Answers - Legal Services Regulation

Was asked: if a publicly accessible website will be introduced to access the disciplinary findings on misconduct by solicitors and barristers such as currently exists in the United Kingdom with its Bar Standard...More Button

The Deputy will be aware that the Legal Services Regulation Bill 2011 was published on 12 October 2011. The Bill provides for a new complaints procedure whereby complaints of misconduct against solici...More Button

Written Answers - Appointments to State Boards

Was asked: if he will provide a list of all appointments to State boards, including any appointments to the position of chairperson shown separately, he has made since coming to office; the details of any remun...More Button

I wish to inform the Deputy that the information requested is as follows: 1. Equality Authority I have re-appointed the outgoing Board of the Equality Authority until the end of February 2012, by whic...More Button

Written Answers - Citizenship Applications

Was asked: if a review of the case of a person (details supplied) in County Dublin will take place; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

It is not clear from the Deputy’s question what exactly the person in question is seeking. As there is no application from the person in question, they should be advised to contact the General Immigr...More Button

Written Answers - Residency Permits

Was asked: if and when stamp 4 will be updated in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Kildare; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I am advised by the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service (INIS) that the person concerned was granted permission to remain in the State on Stamp 4 conditions on 6th October, 2009. This decisi...More Button

Written Answers - Citizenship Applications

Was asked: the position regarding an outstanding application for naturalisation in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Cork; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I am advised by the Citizenship Division of the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service (INIS) that a valid application for a certificate of naturalisation was received from the person referred t...More Button

Written Answers - An tSeirbhís Chúirteanna

Was asked: cén treoir atá tugtha aige don tSeirbhís Chúirteanna maidir le seirbhís chúirte a chur ar fáil sa Ghaeltacht; agus an ndéanfaidh sé ráiteas ina thaobh. More Button

Was asked: an bhfuil aon eolas tugtha aige don tSeirbhís Chúirteanna maidir le tithe cúirte atá i gceist acu a dhúnadh agus má tá, an bhfuil Cúirt Dhoire an Fhéich ina measc; agus an ndéanfaidh sé ráiteas ina t...More Button

Tógfaidh mé Ceisteanna Uimh. 150 agus 151 le chéile. Iarraim ar an Teachta féachaint ar an bhfreagra a thug mé ar Cheisteanna 277, 278 agus 279, ar an 21 Meitheamh 2011, ina ndúirt mé. Is ceart dom a...More Button

Written Answers - Legal Fees

Was asked: if he will provide a list of payments earned from a State or semi-State contract or tribunal that each junior counsel and senior counsel barrister of the current Bar Council has received; if he will ...More Button

I wish to advise the Deputy that it has not been possible to provide the information required in the time available. However, the information is currently being collated and will be sent to the Deput...More Button

Written Answers - Proposed Legislation

Was asked: the position regarding the need for the law regarding wards of court to be reformed in order that relatives of the wards of court can more easily take decisions for the benefit of the ward of court; ...More Button

The Government Legislation Programme indicates that the Mental Capacity Bill is expected to be published in early 2012. The Bill will reform the law on mental capacity and will replace the Wards of C...More Button

Written Answers - Residency Permits

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Kerry; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned arrived in the State on 3rd December, 2007 and applied for asylum. His application was refused following detailed consideration of his case by the Office of the Refugee Applicati...More Button

Was asked: the procedures to be followed in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Galway; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned has been granted permission to remain in the State for the three year period to 28th July, 2014. This position was notified to the person concerned by letter dated 28th July, 201...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected residency status in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Tipperary; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Arising from the refusal of her asylum application, and in accordance with the provisions of Section 3 of the Immigration Act 1999 (as amended), the person concerned was notified, by letter dated 23rd...More Button

Was asked: the procedures to be followed in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Longford; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned arrived in the State on 7th July, 2006 and applied for asylum three days later on 10th July, 2006. Her application was refused following detailed consideration of her case by the...More Button

Was asked: the procedures to be followed in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Westmeath; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned arrived in the State on 14th October, 2007 and applied for asylum. His application was refused following detailed consideration of his case by the Office of the Refugee Applicati...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Westmeath; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned arrived in the State on 17th March, 2008 and applied for asylum. Her application was refused following detailed consideration of her case by the Office of the Refugee Application...More Button

Was asked: the procedures to be followed in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Dublin; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned arrived in the State on 19th July, 2003 and applied for asylum on 21st July, 2003. His application was refused following consideration of his case by the Office of the Refugee Ap...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Meath; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned is an asylum applicant. However, the Deputy will be aware that it is not the practice to comment on individual asylum applications where a final decision has not been made. The ...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Meath; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned is the subject of a Deportation Order made on 3rd August, 2004 following the refusal of her asylum application and a comprehensive examination of the representations she submitted...More Button

Was asked: the procedures to be followed in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Limerick; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned arrived in the State on 10th August, 2004 and applied for asylum. His application was refused following detailed consideration of his case by the Office of the Refugee Applicatio...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Meath; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The persons concerned are a husband and wife, who lodged separate asylum applications in 2005, and their two children who also lodged separate asylum applications in 2007 and 2009 respectively. Their ...More Button

Was asked: the procedures to be followed in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Dublin; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned has had his temporary permission to remain in the State renewed for a further three year period, to 8th April, 2014. This decision was conveyed in writing to the person concerned ...More Button

Was asked: the procedures to be followed in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Dublin; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned has had her temporary permission to remain in the State renewed for a further three year period, to 14th April, 2014. This decision was conveyed in writing to the person concerned...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Donegal; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Arising from the refusal of his asylum application, and in accordance with the provisions of Section 3 of the Immigration Act 1999 (as amended), the person concerned was notified, by letter dated 15th...More Button

Was asked: the procedure to be followed in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Arising from the refusal of her asylum application, and in accordance with the provisions of Section 3 of the Immigration Act 1999 (as amended), the person concerned was notified, by letter dated 9th ...More Button

Written Answers - Citizenship Applications

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for citizenship in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Dublin; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I am advised by the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service (INIS) that the person referred to by the Deputy was granted permission to remain in the State on 14 June, 2005 under the revised arran...More Button

Written Answers - Residency Permits

Was asked: the procedures to be outlined to date in respect of determination of residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Laois; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

There is currently no application pending in my Department for residency in the case of the person whose details were supplied. Applications for refugee status in the State are determined by an indep...More Button

Was asked: the procedures to be followed in respect of the re-issue of a certificate of registration in the case of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 8; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned has had his temporary permission to remain in the State renewed for a further three year period, to 14th May, 2014. This decision was conveyed in writing to the person concerned b...More Button

Written Answers - Citizenship Applications

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for naturalisation in the case of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 15; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

An application for a certificate of naturalisation from the person referred to in the Deputy’s Question was received in the Citizenship Division of the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service (IN...More Button

Written Answers - Residency Permits

Was asked: the procedure to be followed in respect of an application for family reunification in the case of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 6; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I am informed by the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service (INIS) that a decision issued to the person referred to by the Deputy on 13th September 2011. I should remind the Deputy that queries...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Meath; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Arising from the refusal of his asylum application, and in accordance with the provisions of Section 3 of the Immigration Act 1999 (as amended), the person concerned was notified, by letter dated 18th...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of a family reunification case in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Louth; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I am advised by the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service (INIS) that the first person referred to by the Deputy was granted permission to remain in the State on 5th August, 2005 under the Revi...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for family reunification in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Dublin; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I am informed by the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service (INIS) that the person referred to by the Deputy was the subject of a family reunification application which was approved on 18th June...More Button

Was asked: if details of residency permission updates granted since 1998 will be furnished in the case of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 1; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I refer the Deputy to my Reply below to Parliamentary Question No. 218 of Thursday, 7th July, 2011. That position is unchanged. The person concerned was granted permission to remain in the State for ...More Button

Was asked: the procedures to be taken in respect of an application for residency in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Cork; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I refer the Deputy to my detailed Reply to his earlier Parliamentary Question, No. 381 of Tuesday, 17th May, 2011 — copied beneath. The position in the State of the person concerned is unchanged since...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Meath; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Arising from the refusal of her asylum application, and in accordance with the provisions of Section 3 of the Immigration Act 1999 (as amended), the person concerned was notified, by letter dated 30th...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Meath; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned applied for asylum on 16th September, 2004. Three of her children were included in her application. Her asylum application was successful and the person concerned was issued wit...More Button

Was asked: the procedures to be followed in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Westmeath; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned is the subject of a Deportation Order, made on 9th December, 2010, following a comprehensive and thorough examination of his asylum claims, his application for Subsidiary Protecti...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for residency in the case of persons (details supplied) in County Meath; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The persons concerned are a husband and wife, who lodged separate asylum applications in 2009 and 2008 respectively, and their adult daughter who lodged an asylum application in 2009. Their respectiv...More Button

Was asked: the procedures to be followed in respect of an application for residency, notwithstanding an order to deport, in the case of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 15; and if he will make a statement ...More Button

I refer the Deputy to my detailed Reply to his earlier Parliamentary Question, No. 214 of Thursday, 22nd September, 2011 — copied beneath. The position in the State of the person concerned is unchang...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in Carlow; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned entered into the State in August 2005 and has remained in the State since that time without the permission of the Minister. Consequently, in accordance with Section 3 of the Immi...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for a Garda National Immigration Bureau card in the case of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 15; and if he will make a statement on ...More Button

The person concerned was granted permission to remain in the State in January, 2003 based on her parentage of an Irish born citizen child. This permission to remain has been renewed on a number of oc...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for a Garda National Immigration Bureau card in the case of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 15; and if he will make a statement on ...More Button

The person concerned was granted permission to remain in the State in January, 2003 based on his parentage of an Irish born citizen child. This permission to remain has been renewed on a number of oc...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for a stamp 4 visa in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Dublin; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I am informed by the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service (INIS) that the person referred to by the Deputy was the subject of a Family Reunification Application which was approved on 2, Septem...More Button

Written Answers - Citizenship Applications

Was asked: the procedures to be followed in respect of an application for naturalisation in the case of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 22; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I am advised by the Citizenship Division of the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service (INIS) that a valid application for a certificate of naturalisation was received from the person referred t...More Button

Written Answers - Residency Permits

Was asked: the current or expected position with respect to an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 22; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Arising from the refusal of her asylum application, and in accordance with the provisions of Section 3 of the Immigration Act 1999 (as amended), the person concerned was notified, by letter dated 15th...More Button

Was asked: the position regarding an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Limerick; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned is a failed asylum applicant. Arising from the refusal of his asylum application, and in accordance with the provisions of Section 3 of the Immigration Act 1999 (as amended), the...More Button

Was asked: the position regarding an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Louth; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I refer the Deputy to my detailed Reply to his earlier Parliamentary Question, No. 282 on Tuesday, 12th April, 2011. The up to date position is that the case of the person concerned was considered un...More Button

Was asked: the position regarding an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Louth; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned arrived in the State on 9th January, 2002 and applied for asylum. The Refugee Applications Commissioner refused him a declaration of refugee status. This decision was subsequent...More Button

Was asked: the procedures to be followed in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Dublin; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Arising from the refusal of his asylum application, and in accordance with the provisions of Section 3 of the Immigration Act 1999 (as amended), the person concerned was notified, by letter dated 18th...More Button

Was asked: the procedures to be followed in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 15; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Arising from the refusal of her asylum application, and in accordance with the provisions of Section 3 of the Immigration Act 1999 (as amended), the person concerned was notified, by letter dated 16th...More Button

Was asked: the procedures to be followed in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 11; if residency will be granted on humanitarian grounds in view of the s...More Button

Arising from the refusal of her asylum application, and in accordance with the provisions of Section 3 of the Immigration Act 1999 (as amended), the person concerned was notified, by letter dated 19th...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 15; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I refer the Deputy to my detailed Reply — details of which follow — to his earlier Parliamentary Question, No. 383 of Tuesday, 17th May, 2011. The position is unchanged since then. Arising from the r...More Button

Was asked: the procedures to be followed in respect of reviewing an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 22; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned arrived in the State on 7th July, 2006 and applied for asylum on 10th July 2006. Her application was refused following detailed consideration of her case by the Office of the Ref...More Button

Written Answers - Deportation Orders

Was asked: the procedures to be followed in respect of deferring a deportation order in the case of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 22; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned arrived in the State on 20th August, 2008 and applied for asylum. Her application was refused following detailed consideration of her case by the Office of the Refugee Applicatio...More Button

Written Answers - Residency Permits

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Sligo; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Arising from the refusal of her asylum application, and in accordance with the provisions of Section 3 of the Immigration Act 1999 (as amended), the person concerned was notified, by letter dated 24th...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Laois; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

The person concerned arrived in the State on 24 April 2008 and applied for asylum on the same date. The Refugee Applications Commissioner refused her a declaration of refugee status. This decision w...More Button

Was asked: the procedures to be followed in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Kerry; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Arising from the refusal of his asylum application, and in accordance with the provisions of Section 3 of the Immigration Act 1999 (as amended), the person concerned was notified, by letter dated 7th ...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in Dublin 15; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

I am informed by the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service (INIS) that the permission to remain in the State of the person in question expired on the 31st August 2010 and he has made no further...More Button

Was asked: the current or expected position in respect of an application for residency in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Tipperary; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Arising from the refusal of her asylum application, and in accordance with the provisions of Section 3 of the Immigration Act 1999 (as amended), the person concerned was notified, by letter dated 26th...More Button

Written Answers - Appointments to State Boards

Was asked: if he will provide a list of all appointments to State boards, including any appointments to the position of chairperson shown separately, he has made since coming to office; the details of any remun...More Button

The bodies under the aegis of my Department are the Civil Defence Board, the Army Pensions Board and the Board of Coiste an Asgard. The Civil Defence Act 2002 provides that the Board shall consist of...More Button


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