Written Answers. - Public Transport.

Joan Burton

Question:

157 Ms Burton asked the Minister for Transport the discussions he has had with trade unions representing CIE workers in regard to his proposals to split the company into three independent companies; the steps he intends to take to keep workers informed, especially having regard to the disruption to public transport arising from the demonstration by workers concerned that they had not been informed; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [2731/03]

I refer the Deputy to my reply to Priority Question No. 81.

Question No. 158 answered with Question No. 110.