Written Answers. - Public Capital Expenditure.

John Bruton

Question:

261 Mr. J. Bruton asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the 2002 Estimates for public capital spending by his Department; if the net expenditure under headings is likely on present trends to be exceeded; and if so, the amount by which in each case. [15290/02]

The 2002 Estimates for public capital spending by the Justice Group of Votes is as follows:

Vote 19 Justice Equality and Law Reform

20,739,000

Vote 20 Garda Síochána

27,036,000

Vote 21 Prisons

50,034,000

Vote 22 Courts Service

30,536,000

Vote 23 Land Registry & Registry of Deeds

1,905,000

It is not anticipated that the net expenditure in 2002 under these headings, based on current trends, will be exceeded.