Dáil Éireann - Volume 476 - 25 March, 1997
Written Answers. - Ministerial Duties.
Mr. Callely Mr. Callely
374. Mr. Callely asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and Forestry his official duties, if any, on St. Patrick's Day; the official duties, if any, of the Minister of State at his Department; if so, the duration of his duties and his visit; the number of people in his delegation; if he will give a list of those people; the total cost and related costs in this regard; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [7935/97]
Minister for Agriculture, Food and Forestry (Mr. Yates) Ivan Yates
 Minister for Agriculture, Food and Forestry (Mr. Yates): I spent St. Patrick's Day in Wexford where I attended the review of two parades — Enniscorthy and New Ross.
I travelled to Brussels later that evening to attend a Council of Ministers' meeting.
The Minister of State at my Department spent St. Patrick's Day in Kerry where he attended the review of three parades — Tralee, Listowel and Killarney.
Dáil Éireann 476 Written Answers. Ministerial Duties.