Wednesday, 18 July 2012

Questions (296)

Jerry Buttimer

Question:

299 Deputy Jerry Buttimer asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if he will provide details of the number of political advisers employed by him or his Department; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [35865/12]

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Written answers (Question to Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine)

In response to the Deputy's question, I have detailed below the information requested in respect of Special Advisers employed in my Department since 9th March 2011.

Name

Title

Fergal Leamyfrom 11/4/2011-9/9/2011

Special Adviser to Minister Coveney

Áine Kilroyfrom 18/4/2011

Special Adviser to Minister Coveney

Ross MacMathunafrom 16/01/2012

Special Adviser to Minister Coveney