Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Monthly Archives: May 2015

Galway & Mayo Businesses and Consumers should have their say on new Consumer Rights Legislation – Kyne

Fine Gael TD for Galway West and Mayo South, Seán Kyne is urging consumers and businesses in Galway and Mayo to take part in the public consultation process for the new Consumer Rights Bill which has been announced by Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton this week. The general scheme of the bill… Continue Reading

Progress Needed on ‘Twilight Hours’ Payments Issue

HSE indicates return to Labour Relations Commission Process Both sides in the ‘Twilight Hours’ issue need to return to the State’s industrial relations mechanisms without delay to find a resolution. The twilight or unsocial hours payments issue has been before the Labour Relations Commission due to regional disparities in the making of payments. Since 1st… Continue Reading

Marriage Equality – Why I’m voting YES

“It’s difficult enough to find love in this world and where two same sex individuals find love and wish to have this recognised and acknowledged by the Irish State then this should be made possible via civil marriage. This will provide equality and protection to these couples”. The above quote was one I gave to… Continue Reading

Statements on National Dementia Strategy

I welcome the publication of the national dementia strategy and acknowledge the work of the Minister, Deputy Varadkar, the former Minister, Deputy Reilly and particularly the Minister of State, Deputy Kathleen Lynch. The strategy was a commitment of the programme for Government and identifies the key principles to underpin and inform the full range of… Continue Reading