Written Answers. - International Agreements.

Ruairí Quinn

Question:

333 Mr. Quinn asked the Minister for Defence the proposed international multilateral agreements under the auspices of his Department being negotiated or prepared; the international organisation, if any, in each case through whose machinery the agreement is being negotiated; if it is proposed to ratify or accede to the agreement, if adopted; if so, if legislation will be required; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19544/00]

Ruairí Quinn

Question:

334 Mr. Quinn asked the Minister for Defence the international multilateral agreements under the auspices of his Department which have not been signed by the State; the date and place it was opened for signature in each case; the international organisation, if any, through whose machinery the agreement was negotiated; if it is proposed to sign the agreement; if so, when; if legislation is required; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19559/00]

Ruairí Quinn

Question:

335 Mr. Quinn asked the Minister for Defence the international multilateral agreements under the auspices of his Department which have been signed but not ratified or acceded to by the State; the date and place it was opened for signature in each case; the international organisation, if any, through whose machinery the agreement was negotiated; if it is proposed to ratify or accede to the agreement; if so, when; if legislation is required; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19574/00]

I propose to take Questions Nos. 333, 334 and 335 together.

There are no agreements of the nature referred to by the Deputy under the auspices of my Department.