Tuesday, 14 February 2012
Department of Education and Skills
Seán Fleming (Laois-Offaly, Fianna Fail)
Question 254: To ask the Minister for Education and Skills if he will outline on a yearly basis from 2008 to 2015 in respect of staff leaving the public service in his Department; the cost of lump sums; the cost of severance payments; the cost of pensions of those leaving the service through retirement or other means; the loss of the pension levy from employees who have left; the loss of superannuation payments from retired or departed employees, in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [8434/12]
Ruairi Quinn (Minister, Department of Education and Skills; Dublin South East, Labour)
The information in the format sought by the Deputy is not readily available. I have requested officials at my Department to collate the information and this will be forwarded to the Deputy when it is to hand.