Wednesday, 19 June 2019

Ceisteanna (247)

Micheál Martin

Ceist:

247. Deputy Micheál Martin asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs the number of whistleblower complaints in her Department since the legislation was introduced in 2015; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [25653/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Children)

Since 2015 three protected disclosures have been received by my Department.

My Department is committed to fostering an appropriate environment for dealing with protected disclosures under the 2014 Act. In this regard, my Department has adopted the guidelines provided by the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform in processing any protected disclosure received.