Dáil Éireann - Volume 569 - 26 June, 2003

Written Answers. - Asylum Applications.

  107. Mr. Cregan asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform if an application for extension of a permit to allow a person (details supplied) to remain here and gain refugee status will be approved. [18151/03]

[1219]  Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform (Mr. McDowell): I refer the Deputy to my reply to Question No. 1364 of 9 October 2002. The person concerned recently applied to the Department to have his permission to remain in the State extended, and a decision is expected in the near future.