Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Use of Wells for Public Water Supplies.

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asked the Minister for Local Government if his Department objects to the use of dug wells by local authorities for public water supplies; if so, why; and if his Department recommends the use of artesian bore wells instead.

The answer to the first part of the Deputy's question is in the negative. The other parts do not, therefore, arise.