Written Answers. - Departmental Staff.

Billy Timmins


221 Mr. Timmins asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs if there are any employees in his Department or employed by agencies of his Department, that are receiving a salary but are not working due to industrial disputes, non-agreement on new work practices or awaiting new procedures or practices to be put in place; if so, the total wages of such employees since they fell into this category; the wages for the year 2002; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [4103/03]

No employee of the Department of Foreign Affairs, or of the agencies under its aegis, falls into the category as outlined by the Deputy.