Dáil Éireann - Volume 653 - 24 April, 2008

Written Answers. - Hospitals Building Programme.

Deputy Fergus O’Dowd asked the Minister for Health and Children if her Department received advance draft copies or advance notice of the recent report into the proposed new regional hospital for the Dublin north-east area; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [15818/08]

  Deputy Mary Harney:As I indicated in my reply to the Deputy on 15th April I received a briefing from the HSE and the consultants who prepared the report on the key findings of the study on a possible location for the new Regional Hospital. My Department has been advised by the HSE that no advance copies of the report were submitted to the Department.