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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06/05/2015
231. Deputy Thomas P. Broughan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality her plans to introduce a register of leases in line with practice in other EU states; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [17443/15]
06/05/2015
232. Deputy Thomas P. Broughan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality if she will report on measures being put in place to deal with bankruptcy for those in mortgage arrears; if the proposed change of the discharge period, from one year to three years, will take place; the options available to those facing eviction; the urgent action the Government is taking on this issue; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [17457/15]
06/05/2015
233. Deputy Denis Naughten asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the reason for the delay in implementing the national disability strategy; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [17608/15]
06/05/2015
234. Deputy Thomas P. Broughan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality her plans to re-examine and abolish upward-only rent reviews for commercial properties; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [17442/15]
06/05/2015
235. Deputy Pádraig Mac Lochlainn asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the number of submissions that were received during the public consultation, on proposals for the new Policing Authority; and her plans to publish these submissions. [17204/15]
06/05/2015
236. Deputy Pádraig Mac Lochlainn asked the Minister for Justice and Equality if her attention has been drawn to the call by the west Galway coroner (details supplied) for the amendment of the public order Acts to allow gardaí to detain persons for their own safety, and for the provision of defibrillators in all stations, following a recent death; and her plans to amend the Act. [17212/15]
06/05/2015
237. Deputy Maureen O'Sullivan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the number of prisoners in Portlaoise Prison in County Laois on 14 January 2015 between 21 and 24 years of age, inclusive; the numbers required to slop out or to use normal toilet facilities in the presence of others; the number who are sole occupants of a cell that has a normal flush toilet installed, or who have access at all times to normal toilet facilities; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [17224/15]

238. Deputy Maureen O'Sullivan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the number of prisoners in Portlaoise Prison in County Laois on 14 January 2015 between 18 and 20 years of age, inclusive; the number required to slop out or to use normal toilet facilities in the presence of others; the number who are sole occupants of a cell that has a normal flush toilet installed, or have access at all times to normal toilet facilities; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [17225/15]

239. Deputy Maureen O'Sullivan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the number of prisoners in Portlaoise Prison in County Laois on 14 January 2015; the number required to slop out or to use normal toilet facilities in the presence of others; the number who are sole occupants of a cell that has a normal flush toilet installed, or have access at all times to normal toilet facilities; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [17226/15]
06/05/2015
240. Deputy Maureen O'Sullivan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the numbers of persons in prison and in each institution who are serving a sentence for the first time, diagnosed with a mental health problem, dependent on drugs, and on remand; the number of recorded attacks on prison officers and prisoners by other prisoners in each prison; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [17227/15]

241. Deputy Maureen O'Sullivan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the number of persons between 18 and 20 years of age, inclusive, in Wheatfield Place of Detention being held under sentence or remand under existing legislation; the number in each prison serving a sentence for the first time diagnosed with a mental health problem, dependent on drugs or on remand among this age cohort; the number of recorded attacks on prison officers and prisoners by other prisoners; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [17228/15]

242. Deputy Maureen O'Sullivan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the number of persons between 21 and 24 years of age, inclusive, in prison; the number in each institution; the number of prisoners of this age cohort in each institution serving a sentence for the first time, diagnosed with a mental health problem, dependent on drug misuse, or on remand; the number of recorded attacks on prison officers and prisoners by other prisoners in this age cohort in each institution; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [17229/15]
06/05/2015
243. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the average number of prisoners in custody for each month from May 2013 to December 2013; if she will provide in tabular form the average number of prisoners per month, broken down by prison; the capacity of each prison; and the Inspector of Prisons' recommended capacity for each prison for each of these months. [17256/15]
06/05/2015
244. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the position regarding the development of Cloverhill/Loughan House, Dublin; the expected date for completion; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [17257/15]