Written Answers. - Decentralisation of Government Departments.

Ivor Callely

Question:

20 Mr. Callely asked the Minister for Finance the current position regarding decentralisation; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [7592/96]

The Government's policy regarding decentralisation of Government Departments is to continue the implementation of the extended decentralisation programme. All efforts are being made to ensure full implementation of the programme.