Tuesday, 14 December 2010

Ceisteanna (317)

Brian Hayes

Ceist:

335 Deputy Brian Hayes asked the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Innovation the amount of money, under each heading, spent by him on refreshments for meetings and functions, including sandwiches, teas, coffees and bottled water, in 2008, 2009 and to date in 2010 in tabular form; the name of the company used to supply the refreshments and the address; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [46912/10]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Innovation)

The amount of money spent by me and my predecessors during the years 2008, 2009 and to date in 2010 on refreshments for meetings and functions, including sandwiches, teas and coffees and bottled water is outlined in the following tabular statement.

2008

2009

2010 to date

Minister Batt O’Keeffe

Nil

Nil

€259 (From 25/3/2010 to end Nov 2010)

Tánaiste Mary Coughlan

€447 (From 8/5/2008 to 31/12/2008)

€881

€133 (From 1/1/2010 to 24/3/2010)

Minister Micheál Martin

€258 (From 1/1/2008 to 7/5/2008)

Nil

Nil

The companies who supplied the above refreshments together with their addresses were as follows: G Elliott & Sons Ltd, 4/10 Camden Row, Dublin 8, and Jemanges, c/o Davitt House, 65 Adelaide Rd, Dublin 4.