Written Answers. - State Agencies.

Dick Roche

Ceist:

113 Mr. Roche asked the Minister for the Environment and Local Government the name, the year of establishment, the basis under statute, statutory instrument or otherwise of commercial and non-commercial State-sponsored bodies under the aegis of his Department; the fees paid to the chairman and ordinary directors of these bodies; and when these fees were last agreed. [10241/00]

The information sought by the Deputy is set out in the following table.

It should be noted that the fees specified in the table are those which have been approved for the bodies concerned. However, these are not payable where the incumbent is a public servant and there may be other cases where the person concerned opts not to draw down the fee to which he or she is entitled.

Name ofbody

Year ofEstablish-ment

Legislative basis forEstablishment

StatutoryInstrument

Chairman'sFees

DateChairman'sfees lastagreed

Director'sFees

DateDirectors' fees lastagreed

An Bord Pleanála

1977

Local Government Planning & Development Act, 1976

Establishment of An Bord Pleanála Order 1976S.I. No. 307 of 1976

No FeeFull time salaried Chairman

N/A

No FeeFull time salaried Board members

N/A

An Comhairle Leabharlanna

1948

Public Libraries Act, 1947

N/A

£3,000

July 92

Nil

N/A

Building Regulations Advisory Body

1992

Building Control Act 1990(No. 3 of 1990)Section 14

The Building Regulations Advisory Body Order, 1998.S.I. No. 348 of 1998

£3,000

July 1992

Nil

N/A

Dublin Docklands Develoment Authority

1997

Dublin Docklands Development Authority Act 1997

Dublin Docklands Development Authority Act, 1997(Establishment Day) OrderS.I. No. 136 of 1997

£8,000

June 1997

£5,000

June 1997

Temple Bar Properties Ltd

1991

Temple Bar Area Renewal & Development Act, 1991

N/A

£4,000

January 1995

£2,500

January 1995

Temple Bar Renewal Ltd

1991

Temple Bar Area Renewal & Development Act, 1991

N/A

Nil

N/A

Nil

N/A

Environmental Protection Agency

1993

The Environmental Protection Agency Act 1992

The Environmental Protection Agency (Establishment Order) 1993S.I. No. 213 of 1993

No FeeFull time salaried Director General.

N/A

No FeeFull time salaried Directors

N/A

Fire Services Council

1983

Fire Services Act 1981.(No. 30 of 1981)Section 16

Fire Services Council (Establishment) Order 1983S.I. No. 175 of 1983

£3,000

July 1992

Nil

N/A

Local Government Computer Services Board

1975

Local Government Services (Corporate Bodies) Act, 1971

Local Government Computer Services Board Establishment Order 1975S.I. No. 212 of 1975

Nil

N/A

Nil

N/A

Name ofbody

Year ofEstablish-ment

Legislative basis forEstablishment

StatutoryInstrument

Chairman'sFees

DateChairman'sfees lastagreed

Director'sFees

DateDirectors' fees lastagreed

Medical Bureau of Road Safety

1968

Road Traffic Act, 1968Section 37

Medical Bureau of Road Safety (Establishment) Order 1968S.I. No. 241 of 1968

£3,000

July 92

Nil

N/A

National Building Agency

1960

Companies Act 1908-1959National Building Agencies Act 1963 to 1974

Incorporated under the Companies Acts on 13 Dec 1960

£3,000

July 92

£2,000

July 92

National Safety Council

1987

Local Government Services (Corporate Bodies) Act, 1971

National Safety Council (Establishment) Order 1987S.I. No. 327 of 1987

£10,000

March 2000

Nil

N/A

National Roads Authority

1993

Roads Act, 1993

National Roads Authority (Establishment) Order, 1993S.I. No. 407 of 1993

£4,000

July 92

£2,500

July 92

Rent Tribunal

1983

Housing (Private Rented Dwellings) (Amendment) Act, 1983(No. 22 of 1983)Section 2

Housing (Rent Tribunal) Regulations 1983S.I. No. 222 of 1983

Daily Sitting Fee Chairman £236

July 99

Daily Sitting Fee Ordinary Member £170

July 99

Steering Committee of Dublin Transportation Office

1995

Local Government Services (Corporate Bodies Act, 1971)No. 6 of 1971

Dublin Transportation Office (Establishment) Order 1995S.I. No. 289 of 1995

£12,000

December 1998

Nil

N/A

Local Government Management Services Board

1996

Local Government Services (Corporate Bodies) Act, 1971No. 6 of 1971

Local Government Management Services Board (Establishment Order) 1996S.I. No. 410 of 1996

Nil

N/A

Nil

N/A

Housing Finance Agency

1981

Housing Finance Agency Act 1981

Incorporated under the Companies Acts on 8th February, 1982

£3,000

July 1992

£2,000

1 July 1992

Irish Water Safety Association

1999

Local Government Services (Corporate Bodies) Act, 1971

Irish Water Safety Association (Establishment) Order 1999S.I. No. 361 of 1999

£3,000

Jan 2000

Nil

N/A