Thursday, 17 December 2020

Questions (314)

Aengus Ó Snodaigh

Question:

314. Deputy Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform the reason Vote 15, previously Vote 12, was transferred to his departmental Vote group in 2011. [44365/20]

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Written answers (Question to Public)

The Department of Public Expenditure and Reform was established under the Ministers and Secretaries (Amendment) Act 2011. As part of the establishment of the Department, a broad range of functions connected with expenditure, including the Secret Service Vote, were transferred from the Minister for Finance to the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform under the Act.