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190. Deputy Thomas P. Broughan asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform if he will report on Garda Operation Foolscap; the number of gardaí involved; the number of persons arrested and charged to date; the amount of drugs seized; the amount of firearms seized; the amount of stolen property recovered. (14 Dec 2010)

29. Deputy Jack Wall asked the Minister for Community; Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs, his views regarding the data supplied by the Health Research Board showing the high level of drugs use here. (14 Dec 2010)

351. Deputy Bernard J. Durkan asked the Minister for Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs his plans to assist community organisations involved in the fight against drugs. (14 Dec 2010)

42. Deputy Willie Penrose asked the Minister for Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs his views regarding the data supplied by the Health Research Board showing the high level of drug use here. (14 Dec 2010)

43. Deputy Willie Penrose asked the Minister for Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs the position regarding the appropriate response to the issue of drug related intimidation in communities. (14 Dec 2010)

107. Deputy Lucinda Creighton asked the Minister for Health and Children the number of alcohol-related admissions to accident and emergency departments in each of the years 2008 to 2010. (02 Dec 2010)

139. Deputy Jack Wall asked the Minister for Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs the actions he has taken to address the increases in drug possession and supply recorded offences in Ireland since 2003. (24 Nov 2010)

140. Deputy Jack Wall asked the Minister for Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs his views regarding families who use their salary or wages for the funding of drug debts 50%... (24 Nov 2010)

141. Deputy Jack Wall asked the Minister for Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs his views regarding the use of cocaine, cannabis and ecstasy in Irish society. (24 Nov 2010)

142. Deputy Jack Wall asked the Minister for Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs the position regarding the national drug strategy; the funds drawn down to date; his plans to address the recommendations and the further review of the strategy in relation to alcohol use. (24 Nov 2010)

57. Deputy Joan Burton asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform if his attention has been drawn to recent data from the Health Research Board pointing to an increase in heroin use. (17 Nov 2010)

67. Deputy Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform the discussions he has had with the Department of Finance on the need to ring-fence the proceeds of crime which are seized by the Criminal Assets Bureau to be re-invested in community projects. (17 Nov 2010)

122. Deputy Lucinda Creighton asked the Minister for Finance the number of aircraft searched by Customs and Excise at Baldonnel and Weston Airports in 2009 and to date in 2010; the number of seizures at each airport in each year. [42382/10]. (16 Nov 2010)

158. Deputy Joe Costello asked the Minister for Health and Children if she will reconsider her decision not to allow cannabis- based drugs to be used for the medical treatment of multiple sclerosis sufferers and other patients.[42398/10]. (16 Nov 2010)

263. Deputy Lucinda Creighton asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform the action he is taking to address the serious heroin problem here; [43047/10]. (16 Nov 2010)

269. Deputy Jack Wall asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform if he is satisfied that the recent legislation passed by the Dáil has resulted in the closure of all the head shops here. [39279/10]. (16 Nov 2010)

127. Deputy Joan Burton asked the Minister for Health and Children her view on the guidelines on the sale of medicines containing codeine which were issued by the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland. [42115/10]. (11 Nov 2010)

307. Deputy Lucinda Creighton asked the Minister for Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs the total capital spending allocated to his Department in 2010. [42320/10]. (11 Nov 2010)

59. Deputy Jack Wall asked the Minister for Health and Children the number of methadone and stabilisation centres in each drug task force area; the number of applicants for treatment at each centre. [39293/10]. (11 Nov 2010)

132. Deputy Frank Feighan asked the Minister for Finance in view of the recent reports in the media confirming that legal highs can be purchased on-line and sent to customers here without any check carried out by Customs and Excise. [40989/10]. (04 Nov 2010)

43. Deputy Jack Wall asked the Minister for Community; Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs if his attention has been drawn to recent data from the Health Research Board pointing to an increase in heroin use, particularly in centres outside of Dublin. [40623/10]. (03 Nov 2010)

56. Deputy Pat Breen asked the Minister for Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs his views on the recently published report... which notes that heroin use is in the increase. [39341/10]. (03 Nov 2010)

61. Deputy Seán Sherlock asked the Minister for Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs the number of calls received to date in relation to the dial to stop drug dealing; if figures are available regarding the geographical spread of the calls. [39298/10]. (03 Nov 2010)

80. Deputy Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin asked the Minister for Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs his views on whether the absence of community indicators along the lines of those recommended by reports from the national drugs strategy is a shortcoming. [38988/10]. (03 Nov 2010)

562. Deputy Frank Feighan asked the Minister for Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs the budget for each local and regional drugs task force over the past five years. [39651/10]. (02 Nov 2010)

58. Deputy Alan Shatter asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform the number of drug seizures in each of our prisons from 1 January 2010 to 30 September 2010.[39468/10]. (28 Oct 2010)

80. Deputy Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin asked the Minister for Health and Children the total budget allocated and spent by the Health Service Executive on homeless services in 2009 and to date in 2010. [36860/10]. (14 Oct 2010)

302. Deputy Joe Costello asked the Minister for Health and Children if she will outline the origin and purpose of a centre (details supplied); if it is entirely funded by the Health Service Executive. [36266/10]. (12 Oct 2010)

337. Deputy Seán Barrett asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform the reason headshops have not been closed down as promised. [36161/10]. (12 Oct 2010)

52. Deputy Terence Flanagan asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform the number of prisoners on a waiting list to participate in a drug treatment programme... and the steps being taken, if any, by the Minister to ensure such treatment is speedily provided for prisoners who require or request it. [35223/10]. (07 Oct 2010)

59. Deputy Arthur Morgan asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform his views on an opinion reportedly expressed by the Garda that the use of crystal meth is confined to foreign nationals; and the steps he will take to address this drug. [35394/10]. (07 Oct 2010)

257. Deputy Charlie O’Connor asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform the effects of his recent anti-headshops laws. [35461/10]. (06 Oct 2010)

196. Deputy Jack Wall asked the Minister for Health and Children the investigations carried out on the headshop product referred to as “whack”; and if it will form part of a future ban. (05 Oct 2010)

197. Deputy Jack Wall asked the Minister for Health and Children the number of general practitioners that have undertaken training under the methadone protocol. (05 Oct 2010)

233. Deputy Alan Shatter asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform the drug treatment programmes in each of our prisons; the nature of the programmes; the number of persons involved in the provision of such programmes in each of our prisons and their qualifications. (30 Sep 2010)

575. Deputy Leo Varadkar asked the Minister for Health and Children if she intends to amend the Misuse of Drugs Act of 1977 to allow doctors to prescribe Sativex. (29 Sep 2010)

900. Deputy Joe Carey asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform the quantity, type and value of drug seizures in each prison for 2007, 2008, 2009 and to date in 2010. [31812/10]. (29 Sep 2010)

947. Deputy Ciarán Lynch asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform the number of prisoners in receipt of methadone treatment in each prison. (29 Sep 2010)

205. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Minister for Health and Children, if the Irish Medicines Board have applied or sought to apply sanctions against any head shop owners or online head shop owners. (08 Jul 2010)

397. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform, the number of head shops raided by the gardaí since the ban on certain substances took effect on 11 May 2010. (08 Jul 2010)

402. Deputy Michael McGrath asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform the quantity, type and value of drug seizures in each Irish prison for 2007, 2008, 2009 and to date in 2010. (08 Jul 2010)

252. Deputy James Reilly asked the Minister for Health and Children if she will ensure that Sativex is made available to MS suffers here; if her attention has been drawn to the fact that it is available to MS sufferers in the UK. [29707/10]. (06 Jul 2010)

252. Deputy James Reilly asked the Minister for Health and Children if she will ensure that sistivex is made available to MS suffers here. (06 Jul 2010)

10. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Community; Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs the steps being taken to stop the spread of head shops. (01 Jul 2010)

130. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Minister for Health and Children the actions being taken to routinely ensure that psychoactive products are not being sold by head shops and websites. (01 Jul 2010)

131. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Minister for Health and Children, the additional moneys that will be made available for the national awareness campaign regarding the dangers of legal highs. (01 Jul 2010)

20. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs his views on the world drug report 2010. (01 Jul 2010)

302. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Education and Skills the steps she will take to raise awareness of the dangers of so-called legal highs. (01 Jul 2010)

164. Deputy Seán Ó Fearghaíl asked the Minister for Health and Children in view of the terms of the methadone treatment protocol services, the number of general practitioners from the Kildare-west Wicklow local health office that have undertaken training. [28824/10]. (30 Jun 2010)

190. Deputy Bernard J. Durkan asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform if he is satisfied that the exchange of information between the authorities here and those in other jurisdictions has maximised the efficiency of the fight against international drug trafficking.[28780/10]. (30 Jun 2010)

61. Deputy Martin Ferris asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform the number on a duration of waiting lists for drugs related services in prison. (30 Jun 2010)

62. Deputy Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform the number of head shops raided by gardaí.[28288/10]. (30 Jun 2010)

82. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform the steps he is taking to address the growing on line trade in dangerous psychoactive substances. [28287/10]. (30 Jun 2010)

87. Deputy Joan Burton asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform his plans for the future of the drugs court.[28334/10]. (30 Jun 2010)

90. Deputy Róisín Shortall asked the Minister for Justice and Law Reform if his attention has been drawn to comments made by the retiring governor of Mountjoy Prison who said that overcrowding in the jail was now so acute. [28343/10]. (30 Jun 2010)

179. Deputy Leo Varadkar asked the Minister for Health and Children if consideration has been given to licensing sativex for sufferers of multiple sclerosis. [27707/10]. (29 Jun 2010)

109. Deputy Róisín Shortall asked the Minister for Health and Children, if it is her intention to install a methadone dispensing clinic at a location in Dublin 15. [27392/10]. (24 Jun 2010)

143. Deputy Bernard J. Durkan asked the Minister for Health and Children her plans to replicate in County Kildare the Jobstown assisting drug depending project. [27455/10]. (24 Jun 2010)

65. Maureen O’Sullivan asked the Minister for Health and Children if she will direct the Irish Medicines Board to investigate the product WHACK. [27285/10]. (24 Jun 2010)

147. Deputy James Reilly asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform, the number of headshops that the Garda are aware of that shut down after 11 May 2010. [27050/10]. (23 Jun 2010)

36. Deputy James Reilly asked the Minister for Health and Children her views on the adequacy of her response to the import, production, sale and supply of dangerous headshop products. [26181/10]. (22 Jun 2010)

Drug treatment programme: discussion re closure of community-based projects in Limerick. (22 Jun 2010)

118. Deputy Charles Flanagan asked the Minister for Finance if he will detail the quantity and type of illegal drug seized at each of the State’s airports in 2009 and to date in 2010. [25323/10]. (15 Jun 2010)

331. Deputy James Reilly asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the number of head shops known to the Garda. [25541/10]. (15 Jun 2010)

Joint Committee on Health and Children. Debate: Health Issues for Carers: Discussion with Carers Association. (15 Jun 2010)

234. Deputy Jack Wall asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the position regarding the national drugs strategy. [24543/10]. (09 Jun 2010)

209. Deputy Tom Sheahan asked the Minister for Health and Children his views on the setting up of a drug treatment facility for young offenders as an alternative to prison or St. Patrick’s Institution. [22923/10]. (01 Jun 2010)

Regulation of Psychoactive Substances: Discussion with Department of Health and Children and HSE. (01 Jun 2010)

174. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the details of the 2010 budgets for each of the local and regional drugs task forces. [22439/10]. (27 May 2010)

255. Deputy Róisín Shortall asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Education and Skills if she has completed her review of those local drugs task force projects which had been mainstreamed in her Department. [22141/10]. (26 May 2010)

285. Deputy John O’Mahony asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the sums of money which have been allocated to the ten regional drugs task forces. [21774/10]. (25 May 2010)

125. Deputy Joe Costello asked the Minister for Health and Children if she has plans to ban drug kits which contain materials and give advice on growing magic mushrooms. [21015/10]. (19 May 2010)

80. Deputy Tom Hayes asked the Minister for Health and Children when legislation to ban the sale and distribution of substances sold in head shops and to provide for the closure of head shops will be introduced. [20273/10]. (18 May 2010)

6. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Justice; Equality and Law Reform his views on the recently published Europol EMCDDA report on the cocaine market. [18974/10]. (13 May 2010)

8. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Minister for Justice; Equality and Law Reform the steps that are being taken in advance of the ban on mephedrone and various other substances. [19654/10]. (13 May 2010)

188. Deputy Jack Wall asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the position regarding the proposed legislation in relation to head shops. [18994/10]. (12 May 2010)

48. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs if he is satisfied that everything possible is being done to prevent dangerous substances being sold for human consumption. [19056/10]. (11 May 2010)

54. Deputy Joe Carey asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the action he will take to combat the problem of head shops. [18931/10]. (11 May 2010)

62. Deputy Thomas P. Broughan asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the number of campaigns being funded by his Department regarding highlighting the dangers of the use of illegal substances. [18997/10]. (11 May 2010)

77. Deputy Kathleen Lynch asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs his views on the recent report on the Dial to Stop Drugs campaign. [19005/10]. (11 May 2010)

85. Deputy Bernard J. Durkan asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs his plans to offer support to communities involved in combating drugs. [18919/10]. (11 May 2010)

262. Deputy Mary Upton asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform if there are charges pending regarding the operations of head shops. [18364/10]. (05 May 2010)

205. Deputy Paul Kehoe asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the position regarding the closure of head shops. [17523/10]. (29 Apr 2010)

136. Deputy Enda Kenny asked the Minister for Health and Children her plans to ban a substance on sale in head shops. [17066/10]. (28 Apr 2010)

150. Deputy Paul Gogarty asked the Minister for Health and Children if there is any legal barrier to making certain combinations of substances illegal until they have been assessed by the EU and national regulatory authorities. [16665/10]. (27 Apr 2010)

269. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the progress made on the national advisory committee on drugs overview of psychoactive substances sold in head shops which went out to tender in February 2010. [16530/10]. (27 Apr 2010)

64. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government his views on the efforts of local councils to tackle the proliferation of head shops by way of their planning powers. [15930/10]. (22 Apr 2010)

Deputy Denis Naughten: requested information on secondary legislation under the Misuse of Drugs Act; as earlier this week the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform announced that he asked the Attorney General to examine the regulation of all psychotropic drugs. (22 Apr 2010)

51. Deputy Jimmy Deenihan asked the Minister for Defence if he will reverse the decision to reduce by 200 the number of days that the Naval Service patrol in view of the drugs and other smuggling threat and its impact on the public and on the Exchequer. [15848/10]. (21 Apr 2010)

76. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Minister for Defence his views on whether the cuts to the number of patrolling days available to the Naval Service undermines the objective of reducing the inflow of illegal drugs here. [15599/10]. (21 Apr 2010)

Joint Committee on Arts, Sport, Tourism, Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs. Head Shops: Discussion. (21 Apr 2010)

266. Deputy Jim O’Keeffe asked the Minister for Health and Children if Sativex, available under special licence in the UK and elsewhere, for pain relief for those suffering from multiple sclerosis will be made available on prescription here. [14754/10]. (20 Apr 2010)

374. Deputy James Reilly asked the Minister for Health and Children the actions she will take to restrict the operation of head shops and the sale of products. [15224/10]. (20 Apr 2010)

636. Deputy Charlie O’Connor asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs if his attention has been drawn to the concerns being expressed by a group in respect of the future of the dial-to-stop-drug-dealing campaign. [14793/10]. (20 Apr 2010)

637. Deputy Jan O’Sullivan asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the section and Department that will be responsible for the national drugs strategy under the new configuration of his Department. [14837/10]. (20 Apr 2010)

10. Deputy Pat Rabbitte asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the number of meetings he or his Department have had with the gardaí and the Department of Justice and Law Reform in relation to the prevention of and spread of the sale of illegal drugs. [14271/10]. (01 Apr 2010)

126. Deputy Bernard J. Durkan asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the extent to which he proposes to offer assistance towards the drugs task force programme in 2010. [14455/10]. (01 Apr 2010)

2. Deputy Jack Wall asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the number of complaints lodged with his Department with regard to head shops; [14327/10]. (01 Apr 2010)

27. Deputy Willie Penrose asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the number of meetings that the steering group, established to develop proposals on the national substance misuse strategy have had. [14267/10]. (01 Apr 2010)

28. Deputy Martin Ferris asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs his views on whether the prevention pillar of the national drugs strategy cannot be properly implemented as a result of policy choices by the Department of Education and Science. [14065/10]. (01 Apr 2010)

29. Deputy Jim O’Keeffe asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs if, in view of the recent controversy surrounding headshops, proposals are in place to increase awareness of the negative effects of consuming psychoactive substances. [14059/10]. (01 Apr 2010)

49. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs his views on the role of peer groups and families in tackling addiction. [14235/10]. (01 Apr 2010)

5. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs if he will confirm that the Office of the Minister for Drugs is still in operation; [14314/10]. (01 Apr 2010)

9. Deputy Willie Penrose asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the amount of funding provided by his Department to drug rehabilitation centres over the past three years. [14268/10]. (01 Apr 2010)

166. Deputy Willie Penrose asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the steps he is taking to have head shops closed permanently. [14054/10]. (31 Mar 2010)

Deputy Mary O’Rourke discussed headshops in the Midlands. (31 Mar 2010)

139. Deputy Bernard J. Durkan asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the number of occasions which the introduction of illegal drugs has been detected in each prison. [13365/10]. (25 Mar 2010)

142. Deputy Bernard J. Durkan asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the number of drug dealers now in prison or due for release. [13374/10]. (25 Mar 2010)

54. Deputy Jan O’Sullivan asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the number of drug seizures made in prisons here during 2009. [13003/10]. (25 Mar 2010)

59. Deputy Joanna Tuffy asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the quantity and values of seizures of heroin, cocaine, cannabis and other drugs during 2007, 2008, 2009 and to date in 2010. [13013/10]. (25 Mar 2010)

Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh discussed the National drugs strategy. (25 Mar 2010)

197. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Education and Science her views on the implications of her decision to end the substance misuse prevention programme dedicated support service to LDTFA and DEIS primary schools. [13208/10]. (24 Mar 2010)

Deputy Denis Naughten raised the issue of a ban on mephedrone. (24 Mar 2010)

427. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the number of persons who have been referred to the drug treatment court since its inception. [12408/10]. (23 Mar 2010)

466. Deputy Bernard J. Durkan asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the number of occasions on which various drugs have been detected in each prison. [12908/10]. (23 Mar 2010)

120. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Health and Children her views on the need for protocols governing the administering of methadone to persons in Garda custody. [12103/10]. (11 Mar 2010)

149. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the amount of money that has been given by his Department to local and regional drugs task forces. [12104/10]. (11 Mar 2010)

109. Deputy Joe Costello asked the Minister for Finance if he has given consideration to making it illegal for any retailer to sell any product advertised as a legal high.[11662/10]. (10 Mar 2010)

164. Deputy Joanna Tuffy asked the Minister for Health and Children the reason she proposes a three month standstill on legislative measures to outlaw the sale of certain products commonly sold in head shops.[11831/10]. (10 Mar 2010)

174. Deputy Joe Costello asked the Minister for Health and Children the developments in the case of a person (details supplied) who has made several requests to enter the State on holidays with a small amount of prescribed medicine listed in the Misuse of Drugs Act.[11776/10]. (10 Mar 2010)

180. Deputy Joe Costello asked the Minister for Health and Children the number, names and locations of all drug treatment services and projects in the Dublin 1 and Dublin 7 areas. 11479/10. (09 Mar 2010)

181. Deputy Paul Gogarty asked the Minister for Health and Children the action that is being taken to head shops door to door advertising their wares and the provision of a delivery service. (09 Mar 2010)

287. Deputy Joe Costello asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the number of local drugs tasks forces here; the funding granted to each task force. [11485/10]. (09 Mar 2010)

149. Deputy Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin asked the Minister for Health and Children her plans on revisiting the listing of benzylpiperazine as a single addition to Schedule 1 to the Misuse of Drugs Act 1977. [10678/10]. (03 Mar 2010)

203. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the cost to date of the dial to stop drug dealing anonymous phone line; the number of calls made to it. [10634/10]. (03 Mar 2010)

96. Deputy Enda Kenny asked the Minister for Health and Children her plans to introduce legislation to regulate head shops and the products sold within head shops. [10510/10]. (03 Mar 2010)

138. Deputy Pat Breen asked the Minister for Health and Children if she will order an immediate inventory into the products sold in head shops. [9431/10]. (24 Feb 2010)

185. Deputy Joe Carey asked the Minister for Health and Children the steps she will take to regulate and ban substances sold in head shops. [8747/10]. (23 Feb 2010)

323. Deputy Joe Carey asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the steps he will take to deal with the dangers of products sold in head shops. [8749/10]. (23 Feb 2010)

11. Deputy Arthur Morgan asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs if his attention has been drawn to the frustration of community based drug services with delays in response and delays in funding since the demise of the national drugs strategy committee. [8247/10]. (18 Feb 2010)

133. Deputy Bernard J. Durkan asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the amount of funding disbursed by his Department... in combating the drugs problem. (18 Feb 2010)

2. Deputy Jack Wall asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the steps he will take to close or regulate head shops in view of the serious public concern. (18 Feb 2010)

24. Deputy Joe Costello asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs his views on the publication by the Health Research Board of research showing the number of deaths indirectly caused by drugs. [8394/10]. (18 Feb 2010)

28. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the efforts that are being made by drugs task forces in communities to highlight the dangers of drug and alcohol misuse at regular information evenings. [8410/10]. (18 Feb 2010)

29. Deputy Liz McManus asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs if he will make a statement on the opening hours of head shops. [8400/10]. (18 Feb 2010)

30. Deputy Jimmy Deenihan asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the commitments that have been made by the Office of Minister for Drugs by leading Departments to tackle the drugs problems in 2010. [8299/10]. (18 Feb 2010)

33. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the position regarding the national substance misuse strategy. [8409/10]. (18 Feb 2010)

39. Deputy Kathleen Lynch asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs if he will make a statement on the position regarding the dial to stop drug dealing campaign. [8399/10]. (18 Feb 2010)

269. Deputy Charlie O’Connor asked the Minister for Health and Children her plans to deal with head shops. [7928/10]. (16 Feb 2010)

382. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the budget allocations for his Department to tackle the drugs problem for 2008, 2009 and 2010. [7659/10]. (16 Feb 2010)

383. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs when the post of Minister of State with responsibility for the national drugs strategy was first created. [7671/10]. (16 Feb 2010)

119. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Health and Children the number of medical detox beds available for rehabilitating drug addicts.[7420/10]. (11 Feb 2010)

121. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Health and Children the number of needle exchange services operating here. [7420/10]. (11 Feb 2010)

122. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Health and Children the number of drug addicts here, and the number of persons that are on the methadone treatment programme. [7423/10]. (11 Feb 2010)

19. Deputy Jimmy Deenihan asked the Minister for Health and Children her plans to introduce legislation to regulate head shops.[6894/10]. (11 Feb 2010)

9. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Health and Children her views on a recent OECD report which shows that Ireland ranks among the top consumers of alcohol;[47015/09]. (11 Feb 2010)

158. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Minister for Health and Children the procedure for banning a substance sold in head shops. [7096/10]. (10 Feb 2010)

Adjournment Debate. Drug Rehabilitation and Youth Services. (10 Feb 2010)

218. Deputy Willie Penrose asked the Minister for Health and Children the steps she will take to curtail or ban the opening of head shops here;[6077/10]. (09 Feb 2010)

222. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Health and Children the treatment services in place for cocaine users; the number of cocaine treatment clinics operating here. [6101/10]. (09 Feb 2010)

262. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Minister for Health and Children the substances in products sold in head shops that are currently banned. [6679/10]. (09 Feb 2010)

21. Deputy Michael Creed asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the quantity, type and value of drug seizures in each prison here in 2009. [5758/10]. (04 Feb 2010)

31. Deputy Billy Timmins asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the quantity and values of seizures of heroin, cocaine, cannabis and other drugs here during 2009.[5755/10]. (04 Feb 2010)

67. Deputy Ciarán Lynch asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the number of drug seizures made in prisons during 2009. [5595/10]. (04 Feb 2010)

253. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the number of prisons that are currently operating a methadone maintenance programme. [5456/10]. (03 Feb 2010)

293. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs his plans to curb the proliferation of head shops here. [5457/10]. (03 Feb 2010)

Seanad Debate. Head Shops: Statements. (03 Feb 2010)

269. Deputy Joe Costello asked the Minister for Health and Children if the Director of Public Prosecutions has determined if the Garda can prosecute seizures of prescribed drugs which are sold on the streets. [4588/10]. (02 Feb 2010)

281. Deputy Mary Wallace asked the Minister for Health and Children the steps she is taking to deal with the ongoing concerns regarding head shops. [4556/10]. (02 Feb 2010)

404. Deputy Deirdre Clune asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the steps he has taken to ensure the control and regulation of head shops. [5385/10]. (02 Feb 2010)

118. Deputy Brian O’Shea asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the action he will take regarding head shops. [4327/10]. (28 Jan 2010)

231. Deputy Paul Kehoe asked the Minister for Health and Children the steps she will take to address the legal loophole which allows so-called head shops to sell products with serious psychiatric side effects. [4096/10]. (27 Jan 2010)

263. Deputy James Reilly asked the Minister for Health and Children the number of head shops here; if the opening of these shops is regulated;[3101/10]. (26 Jan 2010)

622. Deputy Róisín Shortall asked the Minister for Education and Science if his attention has been drawn to the public concern regarding the implications of the €1.2 million cuts in projects in local drugs task force areas in Dublin City and county; [3661/10]. (26 Jan 2010)

123. Deputy Maureen O’Sullivan asked the Minister for Health and Children if she will restrict public availability of chemicals such as mephedrone. [2755/10]. (21 Jan 2010)

Dail Debates. Adjournment Debate. Substance Abuse. (20 Jan 2010)

446. Deputy Brian O’Shea asked the Minister for Health and Children the substances that have been added to the list of scheduled substances under the Misuse of Drugs Act 1977. [1612/10]. (19 Jan 2010)

564. Deputy Michael McGrath asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the sanctions imposed on prisoners who have had illegal drugs confiscated from them by the prison authorities. [1088/10]. (19 Jan 2010)

237. Deputy Catherine Byrne asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the quantity of drugs seized in Mountjoy Prison and in St. Patrick’s Institution in 2009 and to date in 2010. [17683/10]. (2010)

This list was generated on Tue Sep 23 03:24:58 2014 BST.