Seanad debates

Wednesday, 7 October 2020

Nithe i dtosach suíonna - Commencement Matters

  • Horticulture Sector (5 speeches)
    I thank the Minister of State for coming to the House, although we are meeting in the Dáil Chamber, and for taking the time to answer the question that has been selected.
  • Childcare Services (4 speeches)
    I welcome the Minister and congratulate him on his appointment. I wish him well. I hope he will be a font of fresh and new thinking in regard to this key issue. I want to start with some...
  • Disabled Drivers and Passengers Scheme (7 speeches)
    I welcome the Minister of State, Deputy Butler.
  • Covid-19 Tests (4 speeches)
    I welcome the Minister of State. It is good to see her in the House. I thank her for the opportunity to raise this issue, which many people have been contacting me about in recent days and...
  • Care Services (7 speeches)
    I welcome the Minister of State back to the Chamber. She has been a most frequent visitor since the Seanad reconvened and she was appointed to her position. I know of her compassion for older...
  • Hospital Facilities (4 speeches)
    I speak today on behalf of the people of the mid-west including those in Limerick, Tipperary and, particularly, Clare. Clare is a county which I know well. It has a population of approximately...