Dáil Éireann - Volume 426 - 25 February, 1993

Written Answers. - Commuter Service.

230. Mr. Durkan asked the Minister for Transport, Energy and Communications to state if he has received any recent communication from Iarnród Éireann requesting funding towards the provision of a commuter rail service from Kilcock, County Kildare; if so, if favourable consideration may be given to such a request in 1993; if his attention has been drawn to the need for such a service in the area; and if he will make a statement on the matter.

Minister for Transport, Energy and Communications (Mr. Cowen): The Deputy's question concern's a matter of detail relating to the day by day administration of Iarnród Éireann. Accordingly, I have no function in the matter.