Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Unemployment Insurance Act.

Mr. Hogan

asked the Minister for Industry and Commerce if he will state the number of associations which have now in operation approved schemes under Section 17 of the Unemployment Insurance Act, 1920, enabling them to administer the benefits provided under the Act for their members.

The number of associations which have now in operation approved schemes under Section 17 of the Unemployment Insurance Act, 1920 (as amended), is 20.