Dáil Éireann - Volume 313 - 03 April, 1979
Written Answers. - Bird Conservation Directive.
Mr. Deasy Mr. Deasy Mr. Bruton Mr. Bruton
262. Mr. Bruton and Mr. Deasy asked the Minister for Fisheries and Forestry the implications for Ireland of the proposed EEC directive on bird conservation and when it will take effect.
Minister for Fisheries and Forestry (Mr. Lenihan) Minister for Fisheries and Forestry (Mr. Lenihan)
Minister for Fisheries and Forestry (Mr. Lenihan): The proposed EEC directive on the conservation of wild birds is in harmony with similar provisions in the Wildlife Act, 1976, and will not require any alteration in or addition to these provisions. The directive is expected to take effect in about two years time.
Dáil Éireann 313 Written Answers. Bird Conservation Directive.