Written Answers. - School Inspectors.

Olwyn Enright

Question:

128 Ms Enright asked the Minister for Education and Science the number of new school inspectors who will take up duty before the end of 2002. [21946/02]

One newly appointed post-primary inspector will take up duty before the end of this year. This will bring the number of inspectors taking up duty in 2002 to a total of 23.