Written Answers. - Local Government Reform.

Eamon Gilmore

Question:

266 Mr. Gilmore asked the Minister for the Environment and Local Government if Ireland has signed the European Charter for Local SelfGovernment; if not, if it is intended to sign the charter; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [26322/98]

I refer the Deputy to my reply of 21 October 1998 to Question No. 142.