Tuesday, 26 November 2019

Ceisteanna (370)

Brendan Griffin

Ceist:

370. Deputy Brendan Griffin asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine his views on a matter regarding the case of a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [48991/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Agriculture)

The person named submitted an application under the Animal Welfare, Safety and Nutrient Storage Scheme of TAMS II.  The application was approved and a payment claim was subsequently submitted. By virtue of the penalty section in the terms and conditions of the scheme, a penalty/reduction was applied in this case.  Payment was made to the person named on 14 March 2019 less a penalty/reduction as a result. 

The penalty applied in this case is currently being reviewed. The outcome of this review will be notified, in writing, directly to the person named as soon as it has been completed.