Wednesday, 8 May 2019

Questions (119)

Noel Rock

Question:

119. Deputy Noel Rock asked the Minister for Finance further to Parliamentary Question No. 109 of 2 April 2019, the number of persons a bank (details supplied) has petitioned personal bankruptcy proceedings in the High Court since 2012; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [18827/19]

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Written answers (Question to Finance)

I wish to advise the Deputy that my department does not hold the information that is being sought. Officials from my department contacted AIB and it provided the following response:

"AIB does not specifically record the information as sought however can advise that the Bank has rarely commenced Bankruptcy summonses in the past six years."