Dáil Éireann - Volume 595 - 14 December, 2004
Written Answers - Departmental Appointments.
Mr. Sherlock Mr. Sherlock
86. Mr. Sherlock asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the percentage of those he has appointed to statutory boards and bodies since 1 January 2004 that are women; if this percentage meets Government requirements on female representation on such boards; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [33261/04]
Éamon Ó Cuív Éamon Ó Cuív
Éamon Ó Cuív:The six appointments made since 1 January 2004 to statutory boards and bodies under my Department’s aegis, three are women. This percentage — 50% — exceeds Government requirements on female representation on such boards.
Dáil Éireann 595 Written Answers Departmental Appointments.