Friday, 6 September 2019

Questions (1367)

Paul Murphy


1367. Deputy Paul Murphy asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine the members of a syndicate (details supplied) that is involved in greyhound racing; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [34754/19]

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Written answers (Question to Agriculture)

The Irish Coursing Club (ICC) has been the keeper for the Irish Greyhound Stud Book since 1923. Details of the ownership of greyhounds, including syndicate members, are kept in the Stud Book.

As the information being sought is personal data, belonging to individuals other than the person making the request, the ICC is prohibited by the Data Protection Acts 1988 to 2018 from disclosing any personal data relating to individuals other than to the individuals themselves.