Written Answers. - Public Service Estimates.

Wednesday, 22 January 1997

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 473 No. 4

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  603.  Mr. Hilliard  Information on Colm M. Hilliard  Zoom on Colm M. Hilliard   asked the Minister for the Marine  Information on Seán Barrett  Zoom on Seán Barrett   the reason for the 30 per cent reduction in subhead B6 of Vote 30 in the 1997 Estimates for the Public Services. [1627/97]

Minister for the Marine (Mr. Barrett): Information on Seán Barrett  Zoom on Seán Barrett  With effect from 1 January 1997 the contract for the provision of the marine SAR helicopter service from Shannon was awarded to Bond Helicopters (Ireland) Ltd., at a cost substantially less than the previous contract.

The resultant savings to the Exchequer are reflected in the 1997 Estimates.


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