Dáil Éireann - Volume 569 - 19 June, 2003
Written Answers. - Criminal Prosecutions.
Mr. Deasy Mr. Deasy
131. Mr. Deasy asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the number of prosecutions that took place in 2001 in each Garda division whereby a provisional licence holder was unaccompanied by a qualified driver. [17249/03]
Mr. McDowell Mr. McDowell
Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform (Mr. McDowell): I have been informed by the Garda authorities that in 2001 there were 39,949 driving licence offences in which proceedings were taken. However, I am further informed that figures were not compiled in such a way as to distinguish between provisional driving licence holders and full driving licence holders, nor are they available in respect of Garda divisions.
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