Dáil Éireann - Volume 486 - 28 January, 1998

Written Answers. - Weekend Voting.

660. Mr. R. Bruton asked the Minister for the Environment and Local Government whether he has considered the National Youth Council of Ireland submission on the case for weekend voting; and if he will take this into account in fixing the date for the forthcoming by-elections and referendum. [1743/98]

Minister for the Environment and Local Government (Mr. Dempsey): In fixing polling day at the forthcoming by-elections and referendum, I will take the National Youth Council of Ireland's submission as well as other relevant factors into account.