Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Ceisteanna (468)

Shane Cassells

Ceist:

468. Deputy Shane Cassells asked the Minister for Education and Skills the expenditure incurred in respect of external legal fees in each year since March 2011, in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [32280/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Education)

The expenditure incurred by my Department in respect of external legal fees during the years in question is as follows:

Year

Expenditure on external legal fees

2011*

€21,039.83

2012

€4,674.00

2013

€20,964.24

2014

€14,526.00

2015

€29,470.80

2016

€92,715.50

2017

€46,790.62

2018

€106,312.43

2019

€5,165

 *expenditure shown is for the full year.