Tuesday, 19 November 2019

Ceisteanna (522)

Jack Chambers

Ceist:

522. Deputy Jack Chambers asked the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment the process by which he approved the appointment of a person (details supplied) to the board of EirGrid; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [47413/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Communications)

The appointment to the Board of EirGrid referred to in the Question was made in accordance with the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform Guidelines on Appointments to State Boards and the relevant provisions of the legislation underpinning such appointments, namely the European Communities (Internal Market in Electricity) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 445 of 2000).