Dáil Éireann - Volume 578 - 27 January, 2004

Written Answers - Health Board Meetings.

  672. Mr. Ring asked the Minister for Health and Children the number of meetings held by the Western Health Board in the year 2003, including associated meetings, sub-meetings, conferences and other events; where the meetings were held; who attended; the travel expenses paid; the overtime or subsistence if any that was paid for those in attendance; and the amount of money that was paid for hotels or premises used for the meetings or conferences. [1363/04]

  Mr. Martin:Responsibility for the volume and cost of all meetings held by the Western Health Board rests with it. My Department has asked its CEO to investigate the matters raised by the Deputy and to reply directly to him.