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06/12/2016
79. Deputy Michael McGrath asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality if she will address a matter raised in correspondence (details supplied) regarding the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. [38286/16]
06/12/2016
80. Deputy Seán Haughey asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality her views on escalating fees being imposed by property management companies in private housing developments; her plans to phase out such fees following the introduction of the local property tax; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [38565/16]
06/12/2016
81. Deputy Pearse Doherty asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality if plans are being considered to amend existing legislation governing employee entitlement for time off and-or reduced working hours for the purpose of breastfeeding in order to extend the existing 26 week post-confinement allowance; her views on whether the present entitlement period for employees who are breastfeeding is significantly less than recommendations from the World Health Organization, which advise that a child is breastfed for at least the first six months exclusively, with supplemental breastfeeding up to two years of age; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [38691/16]
06/12/2016
82. Deputy Sean Fleming asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality the reason staff officers are not afforded the same promotional opportunities as other Civil Service grades (details supplied); and if she will make a statement on the matter. [38794/16]
06/12/2016
83. Deputy Catherine Murphy asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality the civil society and industry groups she has consulted or contacted on enhancing and updating the legislative framework regarding the lawful interception of communications and covert electronic surveillance to combat the threats from serious and organised crime and terrorism to date in 2016 and those she intends to meet in 2017 (details supplied); and if she will make a statement on the matter. [38284/16]
06/12/2016
84. Deputy Richard Boyd Barrett asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality her views on whether it is acceptable that in areas of the public service disclosures under the National Vetting Bureau relating to minor traffic offences such as driving without an NCT and road tax should be the basis for disqualifying persons from public service employment when those offences bear no relation to ensuring child protection as set out in the Child and Vulnerable Persons Act 2012; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [38376/16]
06/12/2016
85. Deputy James Browne asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality if a senior garda in each Garda division has been trained to act as a resource and liaison mental health officer in line with the recommendation 15.1.91 of A Vision for Change; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [38422/16]
06/12/2016
86. Deputy David Cullinane asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality the number that make up the drugs squad within An Garda Síochána in County Waterford in each of the years 2006 to 2016 to date, in tabular form; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [38485/16]
06/12/2016
87. Deputy Josepha Madigan asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality her plans regarding raising and or abolishing the mandatory retirement age; and if there are plans underway to progress the Employment Equality (Abolition of Mandatory Retirement Age) Bill 2014. [38536/16]
06/12/2016
88. Deputy Richard Boyd Barrett asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality the advice that can be given to a person (details supplied) looking for information on a High Court case that was taken against that person's company by the Central Bank in 1999 and 2000; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [38548/16]