Written Answers. - Portlaoise, Laois, Band Funding.

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asked the Taoiseach when final consideration will be given to an application for funds from the national lottery made by Ballyroan Pipe Band, Ballyroan, Portlaoise, County Laois.

No such application has been received by my Department. It will, in any event, be a matter for the Arts Council to receive and consider such applications.