Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Category Archives: Parliamentary Questions

Parliamentary Questions (PQs) may be submitted by a TD for oral answer in the Dáil or, as in the majority of cases, for written answer. TDs may put questions on any topic to the Taoiseach or any minister, subject to conditions and procedures as outlined in standing orders.

By convention Ministers do not usually table PQs. As Minister of State for Community Development, Natural Resources and Digital Development I answer questions in the Dáil on issues relating to Communities, Natural Resources and Digital Development.

The Start-Up Gathering and Government Plans for Supporting Start-Ups

Deputy Seán Kyne asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation if he will report on the Startup Gathering 2015, which took place last month; if he has analysed the events and continuously monitored the impact, which was hoped to include the creation of at least 2,500 new jobs within the next 12 months; and if… Continue Reading

JobsPlus Incentive supporting companies and workers across Galway and Mayo

Figures show Galway as third most popular county for take-up of Incentive Recently in the Dáil I raised the progress of JobsPlus with  the Minister for Social Protection, Tanaiste Joan Burton. Figures show that JobPlus is supporting 230 companies to employ 293 workers in Galway and is supporting 122 companies in Mayo in employing 155… Continue Reading

Ceisteanna maidir le cruthú pleananna teanga

D’fhiafraigh Deputy Seán Kyne den Aire Ealaíon, Oidhreachta agus Gaeltachta an dul chun cinn atá déanta maidir le cruthú pleananna teanga le haghaidh ceantair Ghaeltachta; agus líon na pleananna atá forbartha agus curtha i ngníomh. Deputy Seán Kyne: Cad é an dul chun cinn atá déanta maidir leis na pleananna teanga le haghaigh ceantair Ghaeltachta? Cad é líon na pleananna… Continue Reading

Defence Forces Recruitment

Seán Kyne TD: To ask the Minister for Defence if he will report on the progress of the recruitment campaign for the Defence Forces; and how he envisages this will impact their regional structures. This question relates to the recruitment campaign for the Army, which was launched on 4 August 2015. What progress is being… Continue Reading

Department to sign off on Environmental Review clearing way for Claregalway Flood Relief Works

Fine Gael TD for Galway West and Mayo South Seán Kyne has today (Thursday) welcomed confirmation from the Office of Public Works’ Minister, Simon Harris that the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform will this month sign off on the environmental review which has delayed works on the Claregalway Flood Relief Scheme. Deputy Kyne raised… Continue Reading

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