Seanad debates

Thursday, 27 October 2011

  • Prelude (0 speeches)
    Chuaigh an Cathaoirleach i gceannas ar 10.30 a.m.
  • Business of Seanad (1 speech)
    I have received notice from Senator Paul Bradford that, on the motion for the Adjournment of the House today, he proposes to raise the following matter: The need for the Minister for Health to...
  • Order of Business (227 speeches)
    It is proposed to take No. 1, statements, questions and answers on health, to be taken at the conclusion of the Order of Business and conclude not later than 1.45 p.m., with the contributions of...
  • Health Services: Statements, Questions and Answers (82 speeches)
    I welcome the Minister for Health, Deputy James Reilly, to make a statement on the health service and answer questions already submitted by Senators.
  • Adjournment Matters (0 speeches)
    Medical Cards
    • Medical Cards (3 speeches)
      I appreciate the Minister is under time pressure. My question is one I could have placed by way of parliamentary question if there was such a facility n the Seanad but unfortunately there is...
    • Redundancy Payments (6 speeches)
      That is a first for me also. It is nice to see the Minister going off script. This is what Senator Crown referred to when he spoke of leadership as opposed to management. My query relates to...
    • Garda Stations (5 speeches)
      I welcome the Minister of State, Deputy Kehoe.