Dáil Éireann - Volume 215 - 11 May, 1965
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Avoca Mines.
Mr. M.J. O'Higgins Mr. M.J. O'Higgins
43. Mr. M.J. O'Higgins asked the Minister for Industry and Commerce if he will state the present position with regard to the Avoca mines.
Dr. Hillery Dr. Hillery
Dr. Hillery: Competitive tenders were sought last year for the State's interest in St. Patrick's Copper Mines Limited, Avoca, from private concerns willing to undertake a satisfactory scheme of exploration and development of the mines. A number of proposals have been received, some very recently, and these are still under examination.
Dáil Éireann 215 Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. Avoca Mines.