Tuesday, 17 July 2012

Questions (189)

Charlie McConalogue

Question:

193 Deputy Charlie McConalogue asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform the number of chairpersons appointed to State boards since March 2011 that have appeared before the relevant Oireachtas joint committee; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [34488/12]

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Written answers (Question to Minister for Expenditure)

In response to the Deputy's question one chairperson appointed by me to a State Board has appeared before the relevant Joint Oireachtas Committee.

On 22 November 2011, I re-appointed Mr. Donal Connell as Chairman and Director of An Post National Lottery Company with effect from 6 November 2011 until 28 February 2012. Mr. Connell appeared before the Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform on 14 December 2011. He was subsequently re-appointed with effect from 29 February 2012 until 30 June 2013.