HC Deb 17 May 1999 vol 331 c243W
Mr. McNamara

To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what advice her Department gives to applicants to the International Fund for Ireland on how to accommodate the McBride principles in their applications. [83355]

Mr. Paul Murphy

As my hon. Friend may know, the International Fund for Ireland is administered by an independent Board jointly appointed by the two Governments and all matters pertaining to the handling of applications are a matter for the Board.