Tuesday, 10 December 2019

Ceisteanna (159)

James Browne

Ceist:

159. Deputy James Browne asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform the agencies or organisations under the remit of his Department; the number that have boards; the number of positions on each board; the number of vacant positions; and the agencies or organisations that have boards whose members have an obligation to appear before committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas. [51500/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Public)

The bodies under the aegis of my Department and the requested information regarding Board membership for each is set out in the following table.

Organisation

Number of Board Members

Number of vacant positions

Obligation to appear before committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas

National Shared Services Office

9

0

In their capacity as Board Members, no obligation to appear before committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas.

Public Appointments Service

9

0

In their capacity as Board Members, no obligation to appear before committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas.

Office of Public Works

3

0

In their capacity as Board Members, no obligation to appear before committees of the Houses of the Oireachtas.

State Laboratory

-

-

-

Office of the Ombudsman

-

-

-

National Lottery Regulator

-

-

-

The Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) and the Institute of Public Administration (IPA) are not State bodies, although they receive a grant from my Department.