Dáil Éireann - Volume 616 - 08 March, 2006

Written Answers. - Noise Pollution.

  44. Mr. Kenny asked the Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government his views on whether the powers of local authorities and law enforcement agencies are adequate to deal with the issue of loud noise coming from houses and apartments; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [9504/06]

  Mr. Roche: I refer to the reply to Question No. 216 of 2 February 2006.

The adequacy of the powers available to the Garda Síochána would be a matter for my colleague the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform.