Dáil Éireann - Volume 603 - 31 May, 2005
Written Answers. - Departmental Investigations.
Mr. McGuinness Mr. McGuinness
158. Mr. McGuinness asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children the number of statutory inquires under her Department’s remit which are ongoing; the likely cost of each in 2005; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [18153/05]
Ms Harney Ms Harney
Ms Harney: The information requested by the Deputy is that a committee of inquiry to investigate the alleged misconduct of a consultant anaesthetist has been established with an estimated total cost of €20,000. Although no costs have been incurred in 2005, it is expected that the €20,000 will be paid this year. A second committee to inquire into the proposed removal of an officer of a health board has been established with an estimated cost for 2005 of €5,000.
Questions Nos. 159 and 160 answered with Question No. 141.
Dáil Éireann 603 Written Answers. Departmental Investigations.