Dáil Éireann - Volume 86 - 12 May, 1942
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - State Indebtedness.
Mr. Cogan Mr. Cogan
Mr. Cogan asked the Minister for Finance if he can state the total indebtedness of the State at the end of the last financial year and the interest charge payable in respect of that debt during that year.
Minister for Finance (Mr. O Ceallaigh) Seán T. O'Kelly
Minister for Finance (Mr. O Ceallaigh): If the Deputy refers to Table No. III circulated in connection with the Financial Statement, 1942, he will see that the total gross liabilities of the State on the 31st March, 1942, amounted to £90,223,000, including the estimated capital value of the State contributions under the Housing Acts. The interest charge in respect of these liabilities in the financial year which ended on that date was £3,336,000 approximately.
Dáil Éireann 86 Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. State Indebtedness.