Written Answers. - Garda Recruitment.

Brendan Kenneally

Question:

161 Mr. Kenneally asked the Minister for Justice the plans, if any, she has for holding a competition for recruitment to the Garda Síochána; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [8715/96]

The current Garda recruitment competition covers the period 1994 to 1997. I expect to submit my proposals for Garda recruitment in the ensuing three to four year period to Government later this year.