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Oireachtas Speeches

Dáil Speech on Finance Bill 2016 – Thursday 22nd October 2015

I will be as brief as possible. There are only a couple of points I want to raise I have spoken to the Minister, Deputy Noonan, with regard to how we can broaden out the home improvement scheme. I understand that people can claim back the VAT

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Dáil Exchange on Publication of Wind Energy Guidelines – 8th October 2015

Deputy Anthony Lawlor:  In 2013, 7,500 people put pen to paper and made submissions to the Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government about wind energy guidelines. Those guidelines have been moved to the Minister’s Department, although I did not realise he would be here today.

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Dáil Speech on Ireland’s Corporation Tax – 7th October 2015

Like others, I welcome the opportunity to contribute on this debate as it is important that we discuss the economy. We do not get many opportunities to do so. Before I was elected in 2011, I was given a brief tour around a major multinational in Leixlip,

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Dáil Speech on Social Housing Policy – 30th September 2015

Deputy Anthony Lawlor:  The Acting Chairman is aware of the situation we have in Kildare. The Opposition spoke about finding quick-fix solutions to this problem but there are none. This has been a long-term problem, which started back in 2000 when Fianna Fáil introduced the provision of

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