Oireachtas Joint and Select Committees

Thursday, 16 December 2021

Public Accounts Committee

2020 Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General and Appropriation Accounts
Vote 38 - Health

9:30 am

Photo of Neasa HouriganNeasa Hourigan (Dublin Central, Green Party)
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That is fair enough, but I was actually quoting Mr. Watt's words. His words in the statement today were that "discussion of costs by officials, however hypothetical ... could negatively impact or jeopardise ... ongoing engagement". That contextualises this discussion as the work of the Committee of Public Accounts damaging the process of completion of the children's hospital. That is an unfortunate choice of words