Dáil Éireann - Volume 346 - 01 December, 1983

Written Answers. - Oireachtas Members Travel Expenses.

310. Mr. De Rossa asked the Minister for Finance the total amount paid to Members of the Oireachtas in respect of (1) mileage in their own cars and (2) travel by public transport for the first six months of 1983.

Minister for Finance (Mr. Dukes): The total amount paid to Members of the Oireachtas in respect of mileage in their own cars and travel by public transport for the first six months of 1983 was £292,875, made up of: Members own cars, £290,508; public transport, £2,367.