Dáil Éireann - Volume 517 - 11 April, 2000
Written Answers. - Decentralisation Programme.
Mr. Perry Mr. Perry
197. Mr. Perry asked the Minister for Finance if he will appoint a person (details supplied) in County Sligo to a Civil Service position in Sligo in view of her domestic circumstances; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [10471/00]
Mr. McCreevy Mr. McCreevy
Minister for Finance (Mr. McCreevy): The person referred to was a candidate for appointment to the position of clerical officer confined to former civil servants. Responsibility for the holding of this competition is a matter for the Civil Service Commissioners. The situation is that it was specified in the advertisement for the competition and in the information given to candidates that vacancies were available primarily in the Dublin area. The person in question was assigned by the Civil Service Commission to the Office of the Revenue Commissioners in Dublin but refused the assignment. The Civil Service Commission are not in a position to offer an assignment to Sligo.
Dáil Éireann 517 Written Answers. Decentralisation Programme.