WRITTEN ANSWERS. - PAYMENT OF CO. CORK COMPENSATION DECREES.

asked the Minister for Finance whether he is aware that Mrs. Mary O'Hegarty, Guileen, Whitegate, Co. Cork, was awarded £115 by the Courts as compensation for destruction to her property during 1921, 1922, and 1923: that the decrees have been lodged in his Department, and whether payment will be made on foot of these decrees at an early date.

Payment of the decrees, which total £115, has been authorised, and will be made in a week's time.