Dáil Éireann - Volume 653 - 08 May, 2008
Written Answers. - Mental Health Services.
Deputy Bernard Allen Deputy Bernard Allen
Deputy Bernard Allen asked the Minister for Health and Children if she will make a statement on recent disclosures that several mental health projects funded in 2006 and 2007 will not come on stream until later in 2008 at the earliest; and the projects these are. [17829/08]
Deputy Mary Harney Deputy Mary Harney
 Deputy Mary Harney: Operational responsibility for the management and delivery of health and personal social services was assigned to the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004 and funding for all health services has been provided as part of its overall vote. The Executive, therefore, is the appropriate body to consider the particular matter raised by the Deputy. My Department has requested the Parliamentary Affairs Division of the Executive to arrange to have the matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.
Dáil Éireann 653 Written Answers. Mental Health Services.