Wednesday, 4 February 2004

Ceisteanna (101)

Olwyn Enright

Ceist:

178 Ms Enright asked the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs when the research funding scheme promised in the White Paper, Supporting Voluntary Activity, published by the Government in 2000, will be delivered upon; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [3231/04]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs)

The funding scheme for research into the voluntary sector described in the White Paper was deferred arising from the emerging financial situation in 2003. I currently have no plans to introduce proposals for such a scheme; however, the matter will be kept under review.