Dáil Éireann - Volume 443 - 14 June, 1994

Written Answers. - Implementation of EC Legislation.

132. Mrs. T. Ahearn asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and Forestry the timescale involved in drafting national legislation to give effect to Directive 90/667/EEC of 27 November 1990, in view of the possible losses to farmers involved; and if he will make a statement on the matter.

[1525] Minister for Agriculture, Food and Forestry (Mr. J. Walsh): The drafting of regulations, under the European Communities Acts, to give effect to Directive 90/667/EEC of 27 November 1990 is at an advanced stage and should be completed in the near future.