Dáil Éireann - Volume 450 - 08 March, 1995
Written Answers. - Grant Aided Voluntary Bodies.
Mr. H. Byrne Mr. H. Byrne
155. Mr. H. Byrne asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and Forestry the voluntary bodies grant aided by his Department; the amount of grant aid allocated in each year since 1993; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [5231/95]
Minister for Agriculture, Food and Forestry (Mr. Yates) Ivan Yates
Minister for Agriculture, Food and Forestry (Mr. Yates): The following table shows the voluntary bodies grant aided by my Department and the aid allocated each year since 1993:
* Special once-off grants were paid in 1994 to Macra na Feirme to mark their 50th anniversary celebrations and to ICOS to mark their 100th anniversary celebrations.
I propose this year to continue the tradition of support for the above organisations.
Dáil Éireann 450 Written Answers. Grant Aided Voluntary Bodies.