Howlin, Brendan

Thursday, 26 January 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 753 No. 1

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Leaders’ Questions

This is a Second Stage speech.More Button

Mattie is off.More Button

Deputy Mattie McGrath is a clown.More Button

This is the national Parliament.More Button

They have base motives.More Button

Deputy Mattie McGrath should stop shouting people down.More Button

Why would he do that?More Button

Absolutely.More Button

They are a way of getting people into training and education.More Button

Deputy Higgins does not believe in that.More Button

Water Services (Amendment) Bill 2011 [Seanad]: Report Stage (Resumed)

Question put: “That the words proposed to be deleted stand.”
Yes IndicatorVoted Yes More Button

Written Answers - Departmental Reports

Was asked: if the interdepartmental group on the sale of State assets has yet reported to Government; if he intends to publish this report; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

Two inter-departmental groups were established in 2011, one to consider the best approach in achieving a part-sale of ESB, including energy policy, regulatory, legal, financial and economic considerat...More Button

Written Answers - Jobs Initiative

Was asked: if he will detail, in tabular form, the amount allocated for the years 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 for each current expenditure measure announced in the jobs initiative; the revised allocation fo...More Button

The Government intention in introducing the Jobs Initiative 2011 was to focus our now more limited resources on measures that offer the greatest potential for expansion and employment creation in the ...More Button

Was asked: if he will detail, in tabular form, the amount allocated for the years 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 for each capital expenditure measure announced in the jobs initiative; the revised allocation fo...More Button

The capital expenditure measures in the Jobs Initiative announced by the Minister for Finance last year applied to 2011 only. The aim of these measures was to accelerate capital works that are shovel...More Button

Written Answers - Sale of State Assets

Was asked: the proportion of the amount raised from the sale of State assets that may be used for job creation; the formula for determining that proportion; and if he will make a statement on the matter. More Button

As I have already informed this House, in our discussions during their recent mission, the Troika signalled that, in the context of the Government pursuing an ambitious programme of asset disposals, t...More Button

Written Answers - Public Sector Reform

Was asked: further to Parliamentary Question No. 152 of 11 January 2012, when the public service-wide review of allowances announced in budget 2012 will be published; if the changes announced by him on 5 Decemb...More Button

As announced in my address to Dáil Éireann on Expenditure Estimates 2012 on 5 December 2011, public service bodies have to achieve a reduction of 5% in the cost of allowances and premium payments in 2...More Button

Written Answers - Employment Rights

Was asked: the status of employees of Eircom who once had civil servant status when the company was owned and operated by the Department of Posts and Telegraph then Telecom Eireann and now Eircom; if they are i...More Button

The Postal and Telecommunications Services Act 1983 provided for the establishment of Bord Telecom Éireann and An Post. The Act provided for both companies to accept into employment on the vesting day...More Button


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