Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Monthly Archives: September 2011

‘Galway West TD calls for Oireachtas Committee to monitor modernisation of Social Welfare System’

‘Galway West TD calls for Oireachtas Committee to monitor modernisation of Social Welfare System’ Galway West Fine Gael TD, Deputy Seán Kyne has written to the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Jobs, Social Protection and Education, of which he is a member, to request that the Committee seeks regular briefings and reports from the Department of… Continue Reading

MS patients will benefit if cannabis-derived medication is licenced

MS patients will benefit if cannabis-derived medication is licenced Multiple Sclerosis patients around the country could soon benefit from access to the world’s first prescription medicine derived from the cannabis plant, Sativex. In response to a Parliamentary Question from Galway West Fine Gael TD, Seán Kyne, the Minister for Health, Dr James Reilly, has signalled… Continue Reading

Parliamentary Question No. 358 on Tuesday, 20th September, 2011

* To ask the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government if recipients of carer’s allowance are precluded from tenant purchase schemes and if so whether consideration can be given to amending this on account of the special nature of the carer’s allowance scheme. – Seán Kyne.   REPLY: The Tenant Purchase schemes are… Continue Reading

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