Parliamentary Questions


PQs – Your questions answered

Posted February 20th, 2015

What’s government policy on testing for fatal foetal abnormality? Click here.

What documents do diaspora members need to acquire citizenship? Click here.

Who may be hired under the home tuition scheme? Click here.

Can same-sex couples jointly register as parents under new bill? Click here.


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PQs – Your questions answered

Posted February 13th, 2015

Is Ireland committed to the Millennium Development Goals? – click here.

What’s the Government’s policy on zero hour contracts? – click here.

Is there sufficient access for children with disabilities in schools? – click here.

Will the Government introduce tax credits for childcare? – click here.

Fin man

PQs – Your questions answered

Posted October 30th, 2014

Educating our youth in financial management – click here.

Are the NPPR deadlines and fines reasonable? -Click here.

Are our private telecommunications accessed by the State? – Click here.

Freezing property tax rates until 2019? – Click here.




PQs – Your questions answered

Posted October 24th, 2014

Are there any plans for providing renter’s protection against massive rent hikes? – Click here.

Potential for more Sports Capital Grants for local clubs – click here.

Funding for primary schools – click here.

Departmental support for youth educators – click here.



PQ’s – Your questions answered

Posted October 9th, 2014

Ireland’s bid to host The Rugby World Cup – click here.

Discussions on the future of the Irish Defence Forces – click here.

Dramatic fluctuations in numbers on illness benefit and disability allowance – click here.

How much does the interest on our national debt cost us? – Click here.



PQ’s – Your questions answered

Posted October 3rd, 2014

Garda presence in Dublin, regulating house alarms – click here.

Irish Defense Forces resources and cooperation with NATO in Ukraine – click here.

Are tax rules for the self-employed fair? – click here.

Testing and state support for foetal abnormality screening – click here.


PQs – your questions answered

Posted May 30th, 2014

The number of persons in receipt of two or more State Pensions – click here

New strategies for mortgage lending to counteract rising housing prices in Dublin – click here

Increased water allowance for individual with specific medical conditions and planning applications – click here

Closure of the creche in Tallaght Hopsital – click here

PQs - your questions answered

PQs – your questions answered

Posted April 16th, 2014

What would it cost to widen the tax bands to ease pressure on taxpayers? Will the sale of IBRC assets result in improved redundancy conditions for former staff? – click here.

Appointment of the new Garda Commissioner & an update on the judicial appointments consultation process – click here.

Updating our communications & energy infrastructure to withstand severe weather events – click here.

The ongoing crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo & what we’re doing about it – click here.

PQs - your questions answered

PQs – your questions answered

Posted April 3rd, 2014

Entitlement to public hospital inpatient services for those with private health insurance – click here.

Making primary school fees tax deductible where there is insufficient capacity in local free schools? – click here.

An update on the sports capital programme & the extension of the city bikes scheme to Cork, Galway & Limerick – click here.

Number of Multi-Denominational & Educate Together Schools in Ireland  – click here.

Why are transitional arrangements in S.I.105 for educational and healthcare projects only? – click here.


PQs - Your questions answered

PQs – your questions answered

Posted March 27th, 2014

Waste collectors who fail to provide brown bins for food waste – click here.

Facilitating adoptions from India – click here.

Charges for the cancellation of a credit card? – click here.

Use of money from the European Fund for the Integration of Third Country Nationals – click here.