Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Free Books Scheme.

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asked the Minister for Education the amount of money allocated to Offaly Vocational Education Committee for the year 1977/78 under the Free Books Scheme.

The amount of money originally allocated to County Offaly under the scheme for the year 1977/78 was £6,800. Supplementary grants are now being made to a number of committees and the amount of this supplement in the case of County Offaly is £1,500 making a total of £8,300 for the year.

The remaining questions will appear on tomorrow's Order Paper.