Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Civil Service Pay Claims.

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asked the Minister for Finance if he will give the number of civil service claims at present awaiting determination at arbitration level, stating in each case the nature of the claim and by whom it was submitted.

The particulars requested by the Deputy are contained in a tabular statement which, with your permission, a Cheann Comhairle, will be circulated with the Official Report.

Following is the statement:

Claims awaiting determination at arbitration level

Claim

By whom submitted

1. Claim for increased annual leave for Inspectors of Agents, Department of Social Welfare.

Association of Inspectors of Agents.

2. Claim for office accommodation allowance for Unestablished (local) Agents, Department of Social Welfare.

Association of Unestablished Agents.

3. Claim for reduction in hours of work for Social Welfare Officers.

Social Welfare Officers' Association.

4. Claim for payment of overtime for each hour worked in excess of standard station schemes for Social Welfare Officers.

Social Welfare Officers' Association.

5. Claim for payment at the rate of time and three quarters for Sunday duty for certain departmental grades in the Department of Transport and Power.

Department of Transport and Power. Departmental Council Staff Panel.

6. Claim for allowance for Clerical Officers on stocktaking duties in the Stores Branch of the Department of Posts and Telegraphs.

Civil Service Clerical Association.

7. Claim for higher pay for Aeronautical Inspectors.

Institute of Professional Civil Servants.

8. Claim for increased disturbance allowance for grades at Shannon Airport and Ballygirreen Radio Station for which the Irish Post Office Engineering Union holds official recognition.

Irish Post Office Engineering Union.

9. Claim for higher pay for Local Government Auditors.

Institute of Professional Civil Servants.

10. Claim for higher pay for Air Traffic Control Officer grades.

Institute of Professional Civil Servants.

11. Claims for higher pay for the grade of Chemist in the State Laboratory.

Institute of Professional Civil Servants.