Wednesday, 2 April 2014

Questions (55)

Sandra McLellan


55. Deputy Sandra McLellan asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport if he will ensure that proper and adequate funding is provided for our female athletes and sports persons. [15100/14]

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Written answers (Question to Transport)

The Irish Sports Council, which is funded by my Department, is the statutory body with responsibility for the promotion, development and co-ordination of sport, including the allocation of funding to female athletes and sports persons. I have referred the Deputy's question to the Irish Sports Council for direct reply. I would ask the Deputy to inform my office if a reply is not received within 10 days.

Question No. 56 answered with Question No. 7.
Question No. 57 answered with Question No. 10.
Question No. 58 answered with Question No. 23.
Question No. 59 answered with Question No. 40.