Written answers

Wednesday, 15 July 2015

Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Departmental Correspondence

Photo of Éamon Ó CuívÉamon Ó Cuív (Galway West, Fianna Fail)
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134. To ask the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine when a detailed reply will issue to a letter written by this Deputy on 15 April 2015; the reason for the delay with the reply; the length of time he views it as satisfactory for such replies to issue; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [29298/15]

Photo of Simon CoveneySimon Coveney (Minister, Department of Agriculture, the Marine and Food; Cork South Central, Fine Gael)
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Bord na gCon is the commercial State body, established in 1958, under the Greyhound Industry Act, 1958, chiefly to control greyhound racing and to improve and develop the greyhound industry.

I regard it as important that representations are replied to as quickly as possible.

I am advised by Bord na gCon that a sub-committee has been established to examine the matter involved. My Department has been in contact with Bord na gCon requesting a progress report on the matter and I will revert to the Deputy as soon as that report has been received.

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