Mr. J. Leonard:
asked the Minister for Labour the amount paid to date to each county under the social employment scheme for (1) wages and (b) materials.
Minister for Labour (Mr. Quinn):
Since January 1986, information relating to the payment of grant aid under the social employment scheme is recorded on a National Manpower Service regional basis.
The following table sets out the total amount of grant aid paid to SES project sponsors in each NMS region in 1986:
||Dublin, Wicklow, Kildare, Meath.
||Carlow, Waterford, Wexford, Kilkenny, Tipperary (SR).
||Limerick, Clare, Tipperary (NR).
||Sligo, Leitrim, Donegal.
||Louth, Cavan, Monaghan.
||Westmeath, Laois, Longford, Offaly, Roscommon.