Dáil Éireann - Volume 359 - 25 June, 1985
Written Answers. - Social Employment Scheme.
Mr. J. Leonard Mr. J. Leonard
372. Mr. J. Leonard asked the Minister for Labour if he is satisfied at the rate of progress in dealing with applications under the social employment scheme.
Minister for Labour (Mr. Quinn) Ruairí Quinn
Minister for Labour (Mr. Quinn): I am satisfied with the rate of progress under the social employment scheme. The target figure for the first year is 10,000 jobs. To date the number of jobs approved is in excess of 2,300 involving 300 projects. A further 1,100 projects with an employment potential of 3,200 persons are being processed by the National Manpower Service.
Dáil Éireann 359 Written Answers. Social Employment Scheme.