Wednesday, 19 June 2019

Ceisteanna (89)

Micheál Martin

Ceist:

89. Deputy Micheál Martin asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade the number of whistleblower complaints in his Department since the legislation was introduced in 2015; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [25660/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Foreign)

The Protected Disclosures Act was introduced in 2014. The making of a Protected Disclosure refers to a situation where a worker discloses information in relation to wrongdoing. This is sometimes referred to as 'whistleblowing'.

No protected disclosures were received by my Department from 2014 to date.