Dáil Éireann - Volume 466 - 11 June, 1996

Written Answers. - Fishing Vessels Insurance.

169. Miss Coughlan asked the Minister for the Marine the plans, if any, he has to introduce mandatory third party insurance for all fishing vessels; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12128/96]

Minister for the Marine (Mr. Barrett): There are no plans at the present time to introduce mandatory third party insurance on fishing vessels.