Tuesday, 12 March 2019

Questions (552, 553)

Imelda Munster

Question:

552. Deputy Imelda Munster asked the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment his views on reports that the British Government was examining the construction of a geological disposal facility for the dumping of nuclear waste in the Mourne Mountains and at Slieve Gullion; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12161/19]

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Imelda Munster

Question:

553. Deputy Imelda Munster asked the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment the correspondence he has had with the British Government outlining his views regarding the construction of a nuclear waste facility on the island of Ireland; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12162/19]

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Written answers (Question to Communications)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 552 and 553 together.

I refer to the reply to Questions Nos. 563, 578 and 585 on February 12th 2019. The position is unchanged.

Question No. 554 answered with Question No. 549.