Written Answers. - Departmental Expenditure.

Marian Harkin

Question:

233 Ms Harkin asked the Minister for Education and Science the expenditure by his Department on photographic services in the periods 1 January 2001 to 31 December 2001, 1 January 2002 to 31 December 2002, and 1 January 2003 to date. [4014/03]

The information requested by the Deputy regarding expenditure on photographic services in 2001, 2002 and to date in 2003 is being compiled in my Department at present and will be forwarded directly to her.

Marian Harkin

Question:

234 Ms Harkin asked the Minister for Education and Science the amount of money spent on media advertising in the periods 1 January 2001 to December 2001, 1 January 2002 to 31 December 2002, and 1 January 2003 to date. [4029/03]

The following are the amounts of money spent directly by my Department on media advertising in connection with the Department's programmes and services for the periods requested by the Deputy:

1 January 2001-31 December 2001

€867,983

1 January 2002-31 December 2002

€1,054,034

1 January 2003-31 January 2003

€2,812