Tuesday, 18 June 2019

Questions (222)

Seán Fleming

Question:

222. Deputy Sean Fleming asked the Minister for Education and Skills the funding approved and or made available for the purchase of properties for school purposes in County Laois in each of the years 2017, 2018 and to date in 2019; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [25564/19]

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Written answers (Question to Education)

The funding approved and or made available for the purpose to which the Deputy refers, is outlined in the table for each of the years 2017 and 2018.

Year

Amount Paid

2017

€130,000

2018

Nil

As the Deputy will appreciate, I cannot comment on funding approved or being approved for the current year due to commercial sensitivities surrounding site acquisitions in general.