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Ceisteanna ar Reachtaíocht a Gealladh (Atógáil) - Questions on Promised Legislation (Resumed) (11 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: He will not listen to anyone.

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government: Business of Joint Committee (10 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: Apologies have been received from Deputy Bailey. I take the opportunity to extend a vote of sympathy to her on the death of her father. I propose that we send an expression of sympathy from the joint committee to her and her mother and their extended family. Would anyone else like to make remarks?

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government: Business of Joint Committee (10 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: That is agreed. I propose that we go into private session to deal with some housekeeping matters. Is that agreed? Agreed.

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government: Housing for People with a Disability: Discussion (Resumed) (10 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: I ask members, delegates and those in the Visitors Gallery to ensure that, for the duration of the meeting, their mobile phones are turned off completely or switched to airplane, safe or flight mode, depending on the device used. It is not sufficient to leave it in silent mode, as it maintains a level of interference with the broadcasting and recording systems. We are resuming our discussion...

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government: Housing for People with a Disability: Discussion (Resumed) (10 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: I thank Senator Boyhan. I will take two members at a time. I invite Deputy Ó Broin to put his questions.

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government: Housing for People with a Disability: Discussion (Resumed) (10 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: I will start with Ms Rose Kenny.

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government: Housing for People with a Disability: Discussion (Resumed) (10 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: I thank Dr. MacLellan. Deputy Ó Broin still has some of his five-minute slot left.

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government: Housing for People with a Disability: Discussion (Resumed) (10 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: I wish to inform non-committee members that I am obliged to go to committee members first.

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government: Housing for People with a Disability: Discussion (Resumed) (10 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: We will start with Dr. MacLellan because all of Deputy Barry's questions related to her Department. We will then move on to Ms Timmons.

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government: Housing for People with a Disability: Discussion (Resumed) (10 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: Does Deputy Barry want to use his remaining time to ask a follow-up question?

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government: Housing for People with a Disability: Discussion (Resumed) (10 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: We have had two days of very informative engagement on this issue. I know that there is a different policy in each country on the allocation of funding. In my county it is done on the basis of time. The local authority receives the allocation and then advertises. There is a closing date and the money is then allocated. I think Senator Murnane O'Connor might have referred to the fact that...

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government: Housing for People with a Disability: Discussion (Resumed) (10 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: I appreciate that.

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government: Housing for People with a Disability: Discussion (Resumed) (10 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: Either the State provides housing for people with disabilities or the private individual must adapt his or her own home. We are not meeting the needs of people with disabilities, but the State cannot meet them within its own physical stock, and the private individual is in his or her own residence. However, there are landlords whose houses could be adapted for people with disabilities if...

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government: Housing for People with a Disability: Discussion (Resumed) (10 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: Yes. I was referring more to the first set and the people on the housing lists whom we will not reach. If there was an incentive, we could enter into an agreement with a landlord to adapt a house to meet specific needs. I do not believe that there is any such incentive now.

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government: Housing for People with a Disability: Discussion (Resumed) (10 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: I thank Mr. O'Reilly. I thank all the witnesses for attending this meeting and engaging with the committee. These have been two very informative days and they will feed into our report. Our next meeting will be on Wednesday, 18 September. I hope everyone enjoys the summer recess.

Written Answers — Department of Health: HSE Properties (9 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: 429. To ask the Minister for Health the plans of the HSE in relation to the old health clinic and surrounding lands in Tinahely, County Wicklow; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [29601/19]

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government: Housing for People with a Disability: Discussion (4 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: I thank Ms Barron for her presentation.

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government: Housing for People with a Disability: Discussion (4 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: I thank Ms Barron and I invite Mr. Cunningham to respond.

Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Planning and Local Government: Housing for People with a Disability: Discussion (4 Jul 2019)

Pat Casey: I extend a warm welcome to Senator Dolan and acknowledge the work he has done in the sector.

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