Tuesday, 10 December 2019

Questions (547)

Declan Breathnach

Question:

547. Deputy Declan Breathnach asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport the role of his Department in preventing trafficking in human beings, prosecuting human traffickers and protecting victims of human trafficking; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [51720/19]

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Written answers (Question to Transport)

Primary responsibility for the prevention of human trafficking, the prosecution of those involved in same and the protection of victims rests with An Garda Síochána.

As such, this is a matter for the Department of Justice and Equality.