Tuesday, 4 April 2006
Department of Health and Children
Question 230: To ask the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children, further to Parliamentary Question No. 132 of 21 March 2006, when the Minister replied that only one employment contract dispute has been made in respect of the Safefood Agency, if she will confirm that two other complaints have also been made. [13528/06]
By way of clarification, in the reply to Parliamentary Question No. 132 of 21 March 2006, the Deputy was informed of a complaint relating to a tendered software contract. In replies to Parliamentary Questions Nos. 73 of 23 February 2006 and 216 of 28 February 2006, the Deputy was informed of two complaints made in respect of the appointment of a co-ordinator for a research network on cryptosporidium. None of the three complaints relates to a contract of employment. Officials of my Department have been advised by Safefood that no additional complaints are being dealt with by this body.