Location: Mansion House Oak Room. Private meeting.
The Report stated that information was being collected regarding the present condition of the Fishing Industry, and that it was intended to afford assistance to fishermen in providing suitable boats and equipment, improving landing and transit facilities, and organising markets. Arrangements had already been made to provide such assistance for the Gorumna fishermen. The National Inspector of Fisheries would be selected during the coming month.
Capital assistance was provided to various co-operative fishery societies, including Gorumna Fishing Society, to purchase equipment and develop industry.
On the motion of L.T. MACCOSGAIR (Kilkenny N.), seconded by DAITHI CEANNT (Cork East), the Report was adopted.