Written Answers. - Grant Payments.

Paul Connaughton

Question:

79 Mr. Connaughton asked the Minister for Agriculture and Food the reason part of a depopulation grant has not been awarded to a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19214/03]

On 17 June the DVO received the required up to date tax clearance certificate from the person concerned. Payment of the outstanding compensation involved,vis-à-vis reactor grants and income supplement, under the TB eradication scheme has now been processed and will issue shortly.