Thursday, 4 March 2004

Questions (64)

Jack Wall

Question:

54 Mr. Wall asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government the position regarding this country’s international legal case in connection with the Sellafield nuclear plant; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [7160/04]

View answer

Written answers (Question to Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government)

I refer to the reply to Question No. 177 of 3 February 2004 and Question No. 100 of 26 November 2003.

A formal defence to the legal proceedings instituted by the European Commission under Articles 10 and 292 EC, and Article 192 and 193 EURATOM was lodged on behalf of Ireland on 19 February 2004. The position is otherwise unchanged.

Question No. 55 answered with QuestionNo. 29.