Written Answers. - Upkeep of District Courts.


asked the Minister for Justice if he will bring forward amending legislation to ensure that the upkeep and maintenance of District Courts will no longer be the responsibility of local authorities; and if he will make a statement on the matter.

, Limerick East): I have on a number of occasions indicated that I could not, in the context of parliamentary questions, say whether or not I have proposals for legislative changes. When such proposals are approved by the Government an announcement is made to that effect as soon as possible.