Written Answers. - Grant Payments.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

180 Mr. Ring asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and Rural Development when a person (details supplied) in County Mayo will receive a 1998 special beef premium; and the outcome of the inquiry into his entitlement to the remainder of 1997 cattle headage and 1998 extensification payments. [24856/99]

The person named was paid his full entitlement to 1997 cattle headage on 12 November 1997. Arrangements are being made to have 1998 special beef premium and 1998 extensification premium paid in the next two weeks.