Dáil Éireann - Volume 609 - 02 November, 2005
Written Answers. - Rural Social Scheme.
Mr. Ring Mr. Ring
 420. Mr. Ring asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs the number of persons to date in 2005 on a county basis who have applied for the rural social scheme; the numbers who were accepted and refused; the costs of this scheme to date in 2005; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [31389/05]
Éamon Ó Cuív Éamon Ó Cuív
Éamon Ó Cuív: The number of rural social scheme applications received by the implementing bodies in 2005 per county, along with details of places offered and applications refused, is shown in the following table.
The estimated cost of the rural social scheme in 2005 is €24.8 million.
Dáil Éireann 609 Written Answers. Rural Social Scheme.