COVID-19 Related Oireachtas Queries

A new COVID-19 related queries system for TDs introduced on the 7th April by the Oireachtas Business Committee. Responses to Questions raised can be found here: http://www.justice.ie/en/JELR/Pages/Oireachtas-COVID-19-queries

 

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04/03/2015
95. Deputy Tony McLoughlin asked the Minister for Justice and Equality in view of the distress being caused to asylum seekers in the direct provision system as a result of delays in processing their applications, if she will allocate extra staff resources in order to expedite the processing of requests for asylum; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [9427/15]
04/03/2015
96. Deputy Patrick O'Donovan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality if she will provide details of all properties rented by her Department; the annual cost of the lease; the duration of the leases; and the capacity and occupancy of each premises as of 31 January 2015. [9462/15]
04/03/2015
97. Deputy Bernard J. Durkan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the current residency status in the case of a person (details supplied) in County Laois; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [9486/15]
04/03/2015
98. Deputy Thomas P. Broughan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality further to the response to Parliamentary Question No. 312 of 11 November 2014, which was received on 30 January 2015, regarding the number of fatal collisions in 2014 and number of drivers involved tested for alcohol, which outlined that there were 161 road collisions up to 19 November 2014, 91 involved one vehicle and 70 involved more than one, 97 drivers were tested for alcohol and six tested positive for an intoxicant above the legal limit, if she will provide a breakdown on the reason 64 of those drivers, out of 161 fatal crashes in 2014, were not tested for alcohol either at the scene, Garda station or hospital after being involved in a fatal crash. [9533/15]
04/03/2015
99. Deputy Thomas P. Broughan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality if the Courts Service has assigned an offence code for the prosecution of drivers who have been disqualified but failed to produce or surrender their licence; if so, if An Garda Síochána has inputted the code on the PULSE system; the number of arrests that have been made under this offence code to date; and when prosecutions will begin for this offence. [9534/15]
04/03/2015
100. Deputy Thomas P. Broughan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality further to Parliamentary Question No. 314 of 20 January 2015, if she has now received the Garda report that she requested outlining the number of prosecutions so far brought under the Road Traffic Act 2006 (Restriction on Use of Mobile Phones) Regulations 2014; and the number of arrests made by An Garda Síochána under this law. [9535/15]
04/03/2015
101. Deputy Thomas P. Broughan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the number of prosecutions made relating to trafficking persons to Ireland in 2014 and to date in 2015; and the steps she is taking to eliminate this criminal behaviour. [9536/15]
04/03/2015
102. Deputy Jerry Buttimer asked the Minister for Justice and Equality if she will consider sanctioning an increase in wages and/or restoring the rent allowance payment for the recent intake of trainee members of An Garda Síochána; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [9593/15]
04/03/2015
103. Deputy Mary Lou McDonald asked the Minister for Justice and Equality to provide details on the number of senior civil servants who retired since 2011 in her Department and who have been appointed to a State board under her aegis following retirement; if she will provide in tabular form the names of these persons, the boards to which they were appointed and the appointment process followed in each case; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [9953/15]