Tuesday, 14 December 2010

Questions (98)

Brian Hayes

Question:

109 Deputy Brian Hayes asked the Minister for Finance the amount of money, under each heading, spent by him on refreshments for meetings and functions, including sandwiches, teas and coffees, and bottled water, in 2008, 2009 and to date in 2010 in tabular form; the name of the company used to supply the refreshments and the address; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [46914/10]

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Written answers (Question to Minister for Finance)

Refreshments for meetings or functions which I hold in my office are normally purchased from the Department's canteen or local shops. The total spent in 2008, 2009 and 2010 for this is listed in the table below. The details of the breakdown requested by the Deputy are not readily available as these are not generally recorded electronically.

Year

Amount Spent

2008

254.89

2009

217.74

2010

957.78