I beg to ask the Chief Secretary to the Lord Lieutenant for Ireland whether he has received a resolution adopted by the Municipal Council of the city of Dublin respecting the Science and Art Department; and whether it is the intention of the Government to transfer the control and management of this department in Ireland to the new Agricultural and Industries Department.
§ THE VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE FOR IRELAND (Mr. PLUNKETT,) Dublin Co., S.
On Thursday last I replied to a, similar question addressed to me by the hon. Baronet the Member for West Kerry, and I would ask the hon. Gentleman to refer to the reply given on that occasion. [See The Parliamentary Debates, Fourth Series, Vol. 78, p. 937.] '