Dáil Issues

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Dáil Issues, Dáil Work, Health, Oral Questions

DÁIL QUESTION addressed to the Minister for Health (Leo Varadkar)
by Deputy Clare Daly
for ORAL ANSWER on 28/05/2015

To ask the Minister for Health if he is satisfied that the payment scheme to which survivors of symphysiotomy may apply, is being administered consistently and constitutes an effective remedy; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
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Dáil Debates, Health, National, Women's Rights

Dáil Issues, Health, Parliamentary Questions

Clare’s questions to the Minister for Health remain unanswered this week..a question asking for mandatory inquests in the cases of maternal deaths given that there were eight maternal deaths from medical misadventure between 2007-2102, the facts which only emerged as a result of hard fought inquests, was moved to the Department of Justice(!), while this question below about Philomena Canning, he chose basically not to answer…
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Health Questions


Dáil Issues, Health, Oral Questions

Minister Varadkar recognises need to address the right of women to access terminations in Ireland in cases of fatal foetal abnormalities but not prepared to do anything about it…He is also happy to see HSE investigate itself…Not good enough…

To ask the Minister for Health his plans to deal with terminations of pregnancy in cases of fatal foetal abnormality.
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