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Proportion of lottery of good causes

The Minister for Public Expenditure & Reform, Brendan Howlin, told Michael Colreavy (SF, Sligo Leitrim N) that the portion of lottery sales for good causes would remain at 30.5%  (Dail Eireann, Debates, 13th June 2012, 475).  In addition, there would be an upfront payment to the state to help build the new national children’s hospital.