Tuesday, 17 July 2012

Questions (547)

Jonathan O'Brien

Question:

559 Deputy Jonathan O’Brien asked the Minister for Justice and Equality the number of prisoners with long-term illnesses in each of the prisons. [34850/12]

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Written answers (Question to Minister for Justice and Equality)

It is not possible to provide the requested figures to the Deputy as this would require the manual examination of records. Such an examination would require a disproportionate and inordinate amount of staff time and effort and could not be justified in current circumstances where there are other significant demands on resources.