318. Deputy Thomas P. Broughan asked the Minister for Justice and Equality to report on the status of the ongoing investigations by An Garda Síochána into the Stardust tragedy of 1981; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [6629/16]


Minister for Justice and Equality (Deputy Frances Fitzgerald): I am informed by the Commissioner of An Garda Síochána that a file has been submitted and is presently with the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions in relation to further allegations pertaining to the Stardust disaster.