Written Answers. - Liquidation and Bankruptcy Notices.

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asked the Minister for Finance the number of (a) voluntary and (b) involuntary liquidations and bankruptcy notices published in Iris Oifigiúil in each year since 1981.

The information requested by the Deputy is in the form of a tabular statement which I propose to circulate in the Official Report.

Following is the statement:

Number of voluntary and involuntary liquidations and bankruptcy notices published in Iris Oifigiuil in each year since 1981.

Year

Voluntary Liquidations

Involuntary Liquidations

Bankruptcies

1981

334

39

43

1982

585

46

35

1983

452

91

27

1984 (to date)

347

116

39