Written Answers. - Appropriations-in-Aid.

434.

asked the Minister for Health if he will give a breakdown by source of the appropriations-in-aid in respect of his Department in 1985 compared with 1984.

The breakdown of the appropriations-in-aid in respect of the Department of Health for 1984 and 1985 is as follows:—

Source

1984

1985(Estimate)

£

£

Receipts from health contributions

69,996,000

74,600,000

Recovery of cost of Health Services provided under Regulations of the European Community

19,952,000

24,500,000

Recovery from the UK Department of Health and Social Security of their share of the cost of Leopardstown Park Hospital

536,000

640,000

Searches and certified copies of Births, Deaths and Marriages

102,000

77,000

Recoupment of certain travelling expenses and subsistence allowances from the EC etc.

27,000

21,000

Miscellaneous

204,000

162,000

Total

90,817,000

100,000,000