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Dáil Debates, Defence, Oral Questions

Pyrite Update

Jan
2019
16

Dáil Issues, Housing & Planning, Oral Questions

To ask the Minister for Housing; Planning and Local Government his plans to expand the pyrite scheme to support homeowners with evidence of mica contamination in blocks in north Leinster and beyond; and if he will make a statement on the matter. – Clare Daly T.D.

REPLY

Neither I, nor my Department, are aware of any existing issue that has emerged in the concrete blockwork of certain dwellings in the Fingal area.

As you are aware, an Expert Panel on Concrete Blocks was established by my Department in 2016, and its terms of reference were limited to the investigation of the problems that have emerged in the concrete blockwork of certain dwellings in Counties Donegal and Mayo.
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Business Enterprise and Innovation, Dáil Issues, Oral Questions

To ask the Minister for Business; Enterprise and Innovation further to Parliamentary Question No. 211 of 24 October 2018, the number of licences that comprised the €120 million of temporary exports of military hardware for maintenance to another EU member state in January to June 2017.

REPLY

Under the Control of Exports Act 2008, licences are required for the movement out of Ireland of military equipment listed in the Common Military List of the EU.  My Department is responsible for implementing these controls and for processing applications for licences.
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Dáil Debates, Dáil Issues, Education, Oral Questions

To ask the Minister for Education and Skills the status of developments to address the shortage of primary school places in areas (details supplied).

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