Dáil Éireann - Volume 526 - 28 November, 2000
Written Answers. - Prison Committals.
Mr. Gregory Mr. Gregory
351. Mr. Gregory asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform if a person (details supplied) is being considered for early release. [27215/00]
Mr. O'Donoghue Mr. O'Donoghue
Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform (Mr. O'Donoghue): The prisoner referred to is serving two terms of seven years imprisonment  for the possession of firearms in suspicious circumstances. He was convicted in the Special Criminal Court on 19 January 1996 and his current remission date is 16 February 2002.
I can confirm that he has recently applied for release under the terms of the Good Friday Agreement. This application is currently under consideration.
Dáil Éireann 526 Written Answers. Prison Committals.