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23/11/2017
113. Deputy Eamon Ryan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality his views on the concerns articulated by the IDA regarding the effect that the interception of postal packets and telecommunications messages amendment Bill could have on the development of the digital technology industry here (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [49763/17]
23/11/2017
114. Deputy Noel Rock asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the cost to the State for the day release of prisoners from the State's prisons; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [49685/17]
23/11/2017
115. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Justice and Equality if he is satisfied that the Policing Authority has the necessary staffing resources and expertise in place to fully carry out its role, in view of the fact that the authority spent €139,920 on an outside agency to conduct a report (details supplied) regarding mandatory intoxicant testing and the incorrect issuing of summonses by An Garda Síochána. [49695/17]
23/11/2017
116. Deputy Brendan Smith asked the Minister for Justice and Equality further to Parliamentary Question No. 33 of 12 July 2017, if additional gardaí will be assigned to this division in view of the increase in crime and the particular policing requirements of counties Cavan and Monaghan; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [49704/17]
23/11/2017
117. Deputy James Browne asked the Minister for Justice and Equality his plans to amend the Succession Act 1965; his views on the entitlements of beneficiaries of wills here; the position regarding the duties of a will’s executors; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [49706/17]
23/11/2017
118. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Justice and Equality if a system exists whereby a personal and dedicated advocate for the welfare and needs of a ward of court whose committee is the general solicitor may be appointed in view of the fact that such wards are intensely vulnerable and their needs and welfare may not be adequately provided for in the absence of a dedicated advocate; and, if no such system exists, his plans to introduce same. [49708/17]
23/11/2017
119. Deputy Bernard J. Durkan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the residency status in the case of persons (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [49712/17]
23/11/2017
120. Deputy Sean Sherlock asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the engagement he has had with his counterpart in the United Kingdom, including the devolved administrations of Scotland and Wales, over the past six months. [49723/17]

121. Deputy Sean Sherlock asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the engagement he has had with his counterpart in France in the past six months. [49724/17]

122. Deputy Sean Sherlock asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the engagement he has had with his counterpart in Germany in the past six months. [49725/17]

123. Deputy Sean Sherlock asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the engagement he has had with his counterpart in the United States of America in the past six months. [49726/17]
23/11/2017
124. Deputy Thomas P. Broughan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality if he will report on the parameters of the family reunification humanitarian programme; if Syrians living here for a number of years will be eligible to apply for family reunification under this programme; his plans to broaden the definition of family member as per the International Protection (Family Reunification) (Amendment) Bill 2017 recently passed by Seanad Éireann; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [49744/17]
23/11/2017
125. Deputy Sean Fleming asked the Minister for Justice and Equality further to Parliamentary Questions Nos. 36 of 30 March 2017 and 83 of 22 February 2017, the backlog of land registry applications or transactions on hand with the Property Registration Authority, specifically relating to section 49 applications; the progress to date in training for staff of the PRA since the replies were given; the status of the proposed guides and videos for solicitors to improve the quality of applications lodged; the extent to which the delays continue to be monitored and supervised by the board of the authority; his views on the continuing delays in land registry applications and transactions; his further plans to deal more expeditiously with the backlog, particularly of section 49 applications, which is a cause of concern for many professionals in this area; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [49747/17]