Agriculture/Animal Welfare

Archive for the ‘Dáil Work’ Category

Agriculture/Animal Welfare, Dáil Issues, Parliamentary Questions

DÁIL QUESTION addressed to the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine (Deputy Michael Creed)

by Deputy Clare Daly
for ORAL ANSWER on 09/03/2017
To ask the Minister for Agriculture; Food and the Marine the oversight role played by his department in ensuring that the codes of practice drawn up under section 25 of the Animal Health and Welfare Act, 2013, along with the provision in the Act that prohibits the hunting of animals which have been released in an injured, mutilated or exhausted condition, is adhered to by hunt clubs; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
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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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