Written Answers. - Local Authority Housing.

Question:

427 Mr. Hayes asked the Minister for the Environment and Local Government if, further to Parliamentary Question No. 157 of 7 March 2001, he will forward an interim report on the basis of the 42 housing authorities who recently replied to his circular on the issue of the total number of local authority homes in each of the administrative areas which do not have a central heating system. [7905/01]

Question:

452 Mr. Hayes asked the Minister for the Environment and Local Government if he will forward the replies he has received from 42 housing authorities in connection with the request to find out the total number of local authority homes in the country which do not have central heating installed. [8219/01]

I propose to take Questions Nos. 427 and 452 together.

The information requested is being compiled and will be forwarded to the Deputy as soon as possible.