Written Answers. - EU Directives.

Frances Fitzgerald

Question:

842 Ms Fitzgerald asked the Minister for Tourism, Sport and Recreation the resources and personnel available to transpose EU directives into Irish law; if he has satisfied himself with the rate of progress of this implementation; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [1621/99]

Frances Fitzgerald

Question:

856 Ms Fitzgerald asked the Minister for Tourism, Sport and Recreation the EU directives coming wholly or partly under the aegis of his Department which are not currently fully implemented; the reference numbers and subject matter of each directive; the deadline for implementation set out in each directive; if he will implement the directives by means of a Bill or statutory instrument; and when he will implement the directives in this regard. [1563/99]

I propose to take Questions Nos. 842 and 856 together.

There are currently no EU directives coming under the aegis of my Department which are not fully implemented.