Wednesday, 19 June 2019

Questions (89)

Micheál Martin


89. Deputy Micheál Martin asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade the number of whistleblower complaints in his Department since the legislation was introduced in 2015; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [25660/19]

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Written answers (Question to Foreign)

The Protected Disclosures Act was introduced in 2014. The making of a Protected Disclosure refers to a situation where a worker discloses information in relation to wrongdoing. This is sometimes referred to as 'whistleblowing'.

No protected disclosures were received by my Department from 2014 to date.