Dáil Éireann - Volume 580 - 17 February, 2004
Written Answers - Stability and Growth Pact.
Mr. Boyle Mr. Boyle
166. Mr. Boyle asked the Minister for Finance the details of the most recent ECOFIN meeting at which discussions concerning the Stability and Growth Pact were had. [4791/04]
Mr. McCreevy Mr. McCreevy
Mr. McCreevy: The Economic and Financial Affairs Council, ECOFIN, met on Tuesday, 10 February, and the discussions included consideration of the updated stability programmes and convergence programmes of a number of member states, in line with the provisions of the Stability and Growth Pact.
The member states concerned were Greece, France, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom and the Council adopted agreed opinions on the member states' updates. Further details can be had at the EU website where the minutes of the ECOFIN meeting are publicly available.
Dáil Éireann 580 Written Answers Stability and Growth Pact.