Dáil Éireann - Volume 512 - 07 December, 1999
Written Answers - VTOS Food Allowance.
Mr. Broughan Mr. Broughan
296. Mr. Broughan asked the Minister for Education and Science the plans, if any, he has to increase the food allowance for VTOS students which currently stands at 60p per day and has not been increased for many years. [25810/99]
Mr. Martin Mr. Martin
Minister for Education and Science (Mr. Martin): The rate payable to VTOS participants is in line with that payable to participants in FÁS courses. It is my intention that this rate will continue to maintain parity with that of FÁS.
Dáil Éireann 512 Written Answers VTOS Food Allowance.