Dáil Éireann - Volume 508 - 29 September, 1999
Written Answers. - Departmental Staff.
Mr. M. Higgins Mr. M. Higgins
910. Mr. M. Higgins asked the Minister for Education and Science if he has satisfied himself with the staffing levels of the examinations branch in Athlone, County Westmeath; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [18031/99]
Mr. Martin Mr. Martin
Minister for Education and Science (Mr. Martin): The staffing levels of my Department's examination branch, in common with other areas of my Department, are kept under constant review. I assure the Deputy that I will continue to monitor the staffing and other resources that are necessary to allow the examinations branch to maintain and improve the excellence of its service.
I am very pleased that this year's State examinations ran very smoothly and great credit is due to the commitment and diligence of the staff in Athlone.
Dáil Éireann 508 Written Answers. Departmental Staff.