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Dáil Issues, Health, Oral Questions

DÁIL QUESTION addressed to the Minister of State at the Department of Health (Finian McGrath T.D.)

by Deputy Clare Daly
for ORAL ANSWER on 08/03/2017
To ask the Minister for Health the steps he has taken or will take to improve the quality of service provided to children with autism; if he has satisfied himself with the service currently provided by Beechpark services; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
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Dáil Issues, Oral Questions, Public Expenditure

Dáil Issues, Education, Oral Questions

QUESTION NO: 64

DÁIL QUESTION addressed to the Minister for Education and Skills (Deputy Richard Bruton)
by Deputy Clare Daly
for ORAL ANSWER on 01/03/2017
To ask the Minister for Education and Skills his views on the rise of precarious employment and short term contracts in higher education.

REPLY.
In May 2016 I welcomed the publication of the Report of the Chair of the Expert Group on Fixed Term and Part-Time issues in Lecturing in Ireland. The Report contains a number of recommendations that will assist in addressing concerns raised about the level of part-time and fixed-term employment in lecturing in the third level sector.
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