Tuesday, 3 February 2004

Ceisteanna (162)

Eamon Ryan

Ceist:

291 Mr. Eamon Ryan asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs the amount his Department paid out in 2003 for car mileage expenses; and the separate amount paid to cover rail or bus ticket expenses. [3176/04]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Minister for Foreign)

Total car mileage expenses in 2002 amounted to €214,000. Rail and bus ticket costs amounted to some €47,000 for the same period. These figures relate to costs incurred both at headquarters and at all missions abroad.