Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers (Resumed). - Laois-Offaly Housing.

209.

asked the Minister for Local Government when the layout plans for the Edenderry housing scheme, County Offaly, will be approved.

No layout plan for this scheme has been submitted to me for approval.

210.

asked the Minister for Local Government if, in view of the urgent need for houses at Clonbulloge, County Offaly, he will indicate when the loan in respect of the housing scheme there will be approved.

I have sanctioned this loan.

211.

asked the Minister for Local Government if, in view of the urgent need for houses in County Laois, he will indicate when the tender for the Portlaoise housing scheme will be approved.

A decision on the council's proposal to accept a tender for this scheme will be given as soon as possible.

212.

asked the Minister for Local Government if, in view of the urgent need for houses in County Offaly, he will indicate when the Daingean housing plans will be approved.

These plans have been approved by me.