Ceisteanna—Questions. Written Answers. - Official Banquet.

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asked the Minister for Health the cost to the taxpayer of the official banquet provided for 1,000 doctors on Saturday, 1 May 1982.

A banquet was held in the Burlington Hotel on Saturday 1 May 1982 for delegates to the International Meeting of the Royal College of General Practitioners and the College of Family Physicians of Canada held in Dublin from 28 April to 2 May.

The banquet was organised by the Irish Council of the Royal College of General Practitioners and there was a charge to each person attending. The total attendance was 707. The Department of Health were in no way associated with this banquet.