Tuesday, 2 July 2013

Questions (722)

Michael Healy-Rae

Question:

722. Deputy Michael Healy-Rae asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport the position regarding Leader funding and approval in respect of a running track (details supplied) in County Kerry; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [32051/13]

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Written answers (Question to Transport)

The Department of Transport Tourism and Sport does not allocate LEADER funding, though it is consulted before grants are awarded to organisations where there is a sporting element involved.  My Department has not received any documentation on the application referred to by the Deputy.