Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Road Grants.

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asked the Minister for Local Government if he will state in respect of the years 1967-68 and the current year, the figure for road grants from the Road Fund as a percentage of receipts from motor taxation.

The grants notified to road authorities from the Road Fund for the year 1967-68 represented 77.7 per cent of the proceeds of motor taxation. The corresponding figure for 1968-69 is estimated at 78 per cent.