Wednesday, 9 October 2013

Questions (181)

Seán Fleming


181. Deputy Sean Fleming asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs the reduction in public expenditure numbers that will be achieved in 2013 and 2014 from targeted redundancy and early retirement in her Department; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [43030/13]

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Written answers (Question to Children)

The Targeted Voluntary Redundancy Scheme was introduced for certain areas of the Public Service with identified staff surpluses. The Scheme is currently being rolled out in three areas - the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine and specific parts of the Health and Education sectors.

My Department and its agencies do not form part of this Scheme.