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RSS feed Michael D'Arcy TD, former Senator

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  • Fine Gael TD for Wexford
  • Former Fine Gael Senator (Administrative Panel)
  • Entered the Dáil on 24 May 2007 — General election
  • Entered the Seanad on 27 April 2011 — General election
  • Left the Seanad on 24 April 2016 — General election
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Committees and topics of interest

Asks most questions about

  • Subjects (based on headings added by the Dáil record): Schools Building Projects, Departmental Contracts, Departmental Staff, Social Welfare Benefits, Health Services

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Saincheisteanna Tráthúla - Topical Issue Debate: Company Registration (19 Nov 2019)

“I thank the Deputy for raising this important issue. The fourth Anti-Money Laundering Directive, which entered into force in May 2015, introduced the requirement for the establishment of a central register of beneficial ownership for corporates and other legal entities. The Register of Beneficial Ownership, RBO, to which corporates and friendly and provident societies now have to centrally...”

Consumer Insurance Contracts Bill 2017: Report and Final Stages (13 Nov 2019)

“In response, certainly we will look at it. We have legal advice on this from the Office of the Attorney General. They are quite satisfied with what we have in respect of section 7, that there must be an economic interest. Section 7(2) states: Where the consumer is required, because the contract of insurance is also a contract of indemnity, to have an interest in the subject-matter of the...”

Consumer Insurance Contracts Bill 2017: Report and Final Stages (13 Nov 2019)

“On amendment No 20, legal counsel were clear that it was required.”

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Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 64 committee discussions and Dáil debates in the last year — average among TDs.
  • Has spoken in 10 committee discussions and Dáil debates in the last year — well below average among Senators.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — below average among TDs.
  • People have made 0 comments on this TD's speeches — average among TDs.
  • People have made 0 comments on this Senator's speeches — average among Senators.
  • This TD's speeches, in the printed record, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "public-private partnership") 235 times in debates — below average among TDs.
    (Yes, this is a silly statistic. We include it to draw your attention to why you should read more than just these numbers when forming opinions.)
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "public-private partnership") 134 times in debates — below average among Senators.
    (Yes, this is a silly statistic. We include it to draw your attention to why you should read more than just these numbers when forming opinions.)