Dáil Éireann - Volume 381 - 08 June, 1988

Written Answers. - Ministerial Staff.

187. Mr. Barry asked the Minister for Labour the number of special advisers he has employed since March, 1987.

Minister for Labour (Mr. B. Ahern): No special advisers have been employed by me since March, 1987.

188. Mr. Barry asked the Minister for Labour (a) the number of people who are employed in his constituency office and (b) the number of people who were employed in his predecessor's constituency office.

Minister for Labour (Mr. B. Ahern): The number of people who are working in my constituency office is six. My predecessor's constituency office was not located in the Department of Labour.

189. Proinsias De Rossa asked the Minister for Labour the number of persons employed in (1) his constituency office and (2) his private office at (a) 1 May 1987 and (b) 1 June 1988.

[1725] Minister for Labour (Mr. B. Ahern): The following are details of the number of persons employed in the offices of the Minister:—

1 May 1987

1 June 1988

Private Office

8

9

Constituency Office

6

6