Tuesday, 27 May 2014

Questions (659)

Seán Kenny


659. Deputy Seán Kenny asked the Minister for Justice and Equality her plans to have Swords District Court, County Dublin, refurbished; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [22398/14]

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Written answers (Question to Justice)

As the Deputy is aware, under the provisions of the Courts Service Act 1998, management of the courts, including the provision of accommodation for court sittings, is the responsibility of the Courts Service which is independent in exercising its functions. However, in order to be of assistance, I have had enquiries made and I am informed that while works have recently been carried out to repair damage to the ceiling in Swords Courthouse there are currently no plans for further work.