Dáil Éireann - Volume 265 - 03 May, 1973
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - State Expenditure on Agriculture.
Mr. Haughey Mr. Haughey
108. Mr. Haughey asked the Minister for Finance the estimated amount of State expenditure in relation to agriculture in the financial year 1973-74 compiled on the same basis as in Table V of the Current Budget Tables 1972 and the amount by which it will be reduced by entry into the EEC.
Mr. R. Ryan Mr. R. Ryan
Mr. R. Ryan: The estimated amount of State expenditure in relation to agriculture for 1973-74 is £87 million. The reduction in expenditure in price supports as a result of entry into the EEC is estimated at £27 million.
Dáil Éireann 265 Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. State Expenditure on Agriculture.