Dáil Éireann - Volume 437 - 16 December, 1993
Written Answers. - Beaumont Hospital Inquiry Costs.
Mr. Finucane Mr. Finucane
52. Mr. Finucane asked the Minister for Health the cost of the Beaumont inquiry.
Minister for Health (Mr. Howlin) Brendan Howlin
Minister for Health (Mr. Howlin): There were two formal inquiries held and the costs associated with them are as follows:
Beaumont Hospital's costs:
Ministerial Inquiry £250,368
Medical Council Inquiry £83,818
These costs are being met from the hospital's approved revenue allocation.
The costs borne by my Department in relation to the Ministerial inquiry amount to £222,703.
The cost to the Medical Council of its inquiry is being met by the Council and I understand that the cost to date amounts to £1,250,000.
Dáil Éireann 437 Written Answers. Beaumont Hospital Inquiry Costs.