Written Answers. - Departmental Contracts.

Billy Timmins

Ceist:

349 Mr. Timmins asked the Minister for Health and Children if his Department has a contract or contracts for the purchase of foodstuffs; if so, the value of these contracts; if the origin of any of the foodstuffs is from outside this country; if so, the value of these; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [13848/03]

The Department of Health and Children does not have any contracts for the provision of foodstuffs.