Filter

31/01/2017
88. Deputy Joan Burton asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality the measures her Department proposes in conjunction with the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation under point 76 of the action plan for rural development to conduct a revaluation of commercial properties in nine rural counties; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [4113/17]
31/01/2017
89. Deputy Catherine Murphy asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality if she will publish a Garda internal audit section report (details supplied) in view of the fact that the report states that no assurances can be given regarding financial controls at the Garda training college being compliant with public financial procedures; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [3776/17]
31/01/2017
90. Deputy Hildegarde Naughton asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality when the recent rule changes to the immigrant investor programme became applicable; when the public was made aware of these changes; when her Department ceased taking applications under the scheme in 2016; if the public was made aware that such applications would be rejected; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [3825/17]
31/01/2017
91. Deputy John Curran asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality if persons coming here under the refugee protection programme have been declared refugees prior to landing here or if their claims still have to be heard when they arrive here; if the latter, if the process is the same for existing asylum applications or different; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [3826/17]
31/01/2017
92. Deputy John Curran asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality the amount of funding that has been allocated for 2017 to the refugee protection programme; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [3827/17]
31/01/2017
93. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality whether the statement made by a PSNI detective chief superintendent at a meeting of the Northern Irish Assembly justice committee on 19 January 2017 that Border Force is based in Dublin Airport already is in reference to Border Force officials being physically stationed in Dublin Airport or in reference to information sharing between the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service, INIS, and Border Force on persons passing through passport control upon arrival at or departure from Dublin Airport, or both; if, in regard to information sharing, he will detail the extent of this information sharing; if information is shared in both directions, that is, from Ireland to the UK and from the UK to Ireland; the grounds, legislative or otherwise, upon which it is shared; and the data privacy protections that must be observed by the British authorities if and when passenger information is passed to them by the Irish authorities. [3831/17]
31/01/2017
94. Deputy Jim O'Callaghan asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality her plans for the Garda Reserve for 2017; when the recruitment drive for 300 new reserves will take place; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [3837/17]
31/01/2017
95. Deputy Michael Fitzmaurice asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality the progress that has been made in implementing the commitment in the programme for a partnership Government to establish a dedicated new court to sensitively and expeditiously handle mortgage arrears and other personal insolvency cases (details supplied); when she expects the court to be operational; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [3848/17]
31/01/2017
96. Deputy Jim O'Callaghan asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality the date on which she received the report from a person (details supplied) into allegations of Garda attempts to discredit a whistleblower; and when she will publish the report. [3851/17]
31/01/2017
97. Deputy Catherine Connolly asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice and Equality the measures her Department is taking to ensure that gardaí have the necessary resources to combat and deal with rural crime in view of the increased number of robberies taking place in the Connemara region; the steps that have been taken to deal with this issue; the plans in place in this regard; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [3859/17]